Congratulations to Excellent Roofing for completing certification as 5 Star Solar Thermal Specialist with Velux USA. Velux is a global leader in solar energy technologies. Excellent Roofing recognizes VELUX solar water heating systems as best in classs, and love the fact that their solar collectors have been designed to look like skylights, creating a streamlined, aesthetically pleasing appearance. In addition, Velux also offers lower first-time start up cost than solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. Federal tax credits help pay 30% of the system and installations costs. Velux solar energy systems take advantage of the sun’s free energy year round, even at low temperatures and on cloudy days, and can lower water heater bills by 50% – 80%.