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2021
17
November
2021
| 13:17 Europe/Copenhagen
The sustainable buildings and communities concept Build for Life addresses multiple challenges in the building industry, based on a new way of thinking about new and existing living spaces. ...
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17
November
2021
| 13:17 Europe/Copenhagen
As a partner project for 2023, the first prototype of Living Places will be built in a partnership between EFFEKT architects, MOE Engineers, Enemaerke & Petersen contractors and the VELUX Group. ...
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04
November
2021
| 13:00 Europe/Copenhagen
Topics discussed at the event ranged from the importance of prioritising biodiversity in climate commitments to the business arguments for investing in science-based sustainability targets.In the midst of global climate negotiations at COP26 in Glasg...
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04
November
2021
| 11:09 Europe/Copenhagen
The first VELUX funded forest project in its 21-year partnership with WWF International has now officially commenced. The ‘Natural Forest Regeneration for Enhanced Carbon Stocks in the Albertine Rift’ (FRECAR) project will be led by WWF-Uganda in par...
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28
October
2021
| 15:21 Europe/Copenhagen
VELUX Group participated in the UN Climate Change Conference 2021 (COP26). You can read a full overview of VELUX Group's presence at COP26 in Glasgow, including event topics and locations, as well as view recordings of the various events.  ...
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21
September
2021
| 07:10 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group has selected Schneider Electric to build an accelerated decarbonisation strategy to enable fast delivery on its Lifetime Carbon Neutral commitment. The extended partnership builds on previously announced renewable energy advisory serv...
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03
September
2021
| 10:05 Europe/Copenhagen
VELUX Group invites students of architecture all over the world to participate in the International VELUX Award under the theme ‘Light of Tomorrow’. ...
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01
July
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The new generation of VELUX glass rooflights for flat roofs bring in more daylight than ever before via a minimalistic glass-to-edge design. ...
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24
June
2021
| 12:53 Europe/Copenhagen
The winning projects of the 2020 International VELUX Award were created by students from architecture schools in Denmark and Poland. ...
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16
June
2021
| 11:14 Europe/Copenhagen
Ten promising and innovative technology companies are participating in the third round of the Nordic accelerator programme Urbantech. ...
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18
May
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Copenhagen
Praksis Arkitekter won an architecture competition to transform an old timber warehouse at VELUX Group’s largest production site into a best-in-class centre for innovation. ...
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04
May
2021
| 12:52 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group will be hosting its 9th VELUX Daylight Symposium as a digital event, which will take place on November 15-19 under the theme `Bridging research and practice´. ...
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20
April
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The competition is organised by REHVA and sponsored by the VELUX Group. The competition invites young professionals and students of engineering to develop solutions for achieving healthy homes. ...
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06
April
2021
| 08:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group has released its Sustainability Report for 2020, marking the conclusion of a decade of work to achieve its Energy and Climate Strategy 2020 goals. ...
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31
March
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Copenhagen
Today, VELUX celebrates 80 years of bringing daylight and fresh air into the lives of millions of people, so they experience better and healthier indoor environments. ...
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27
January
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group and Schneider Electric, the global leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced they will pursue renewable Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), in a partnership. This will further the world’s ...
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2020
30
November
2020
| 09:10 Europe/Copenhagen
AirBird® gives indoor air quality a shape and makes it tangible and actionable. It measures CO2, temperature and humidity every few minutes and uses this real-time data to prompt action, when needed, to improve air quality and thereby the health and ...
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23
September
2020
| 19:31 Europe/Copenhagen
The winners of C40’s second Women4Climate Tech Challenge 2020, their innovations, and where they will be implemented are: Lorena Gordillo Dagallier from Cambridge (UK), whose innovation called “Open-Seneca”, a mobile air quality sensor network p...
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23
September
2020
| 15:05 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group is the latest new member of a collaborative initiative, bringing together the world’s most influential businesses committed to 100% renewable power.The corporate clean energy ambition is growing in spite of COVID-19, as more global co...
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01
September
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group commits to reduce its future carbon emissions and capture its historical carbon footprint since it was founded in 1941 – totalling 5.6 million tonnes of CO2. This will be achieved in collaboration with WWF and through forest projects ...
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31
August
2020
| 12:32 Europe/Copenhagen
Eight of the world's most promising, newly started and innovative technology companies have just been selected for the Nordic accelerator programme Urbantech. After last year's successful programme, a new cohort of start-ups will help to accelerate t...
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19
May
2020
| 11:50 Europe/Copenhagen
Copenhagen, 16 May, 2020. On the UNESCO International Day of Light, The Daylight Award announces the 2020 Laureates: Juhai Leiviskä for his architecture, Russell Foster for his research, and as an exception this year, The Daylight Award is also given...
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22
April
2020
| 18:18 Europe/Copenhagen
More than 3,000 student teams from 783 schools of architecture around the globe registered for the award. The teams from 120 countries have until June 15 to finalise their daylight in architecture project submissions. ...
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30
March
2020
| 08:55 Europe/Copenhagen
In 2019, the VELUX Group reduced its global carbon footprint by 47% from the baseline year 2007. This brings us even closer to reaching our goal of a 50% reduction in carbon emissions in 2020 and demonstrates our continued contribution to a more sust...
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20
January
2020
| 10:21 Europe/Copenhagen
The 20th of January is said to be the most depressing day of the year, occurring at a time when the Christmas festivities have become a distant memory, our bank accounts scraped bare and the days dark and cold. ...
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2019
12
November
2019
| 06:27 Europe/Copenhagen
With winter coming and the days getting shorter we are spending increasingly more time indoors, meaning we need to make our spaces work for us. We still want access to daylight and fresh air via our roof windows, but we want our homes to be warm an...
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12
October
2019
| 03:49 Europe/Copenhagen
The second round of this international challenge - open only to women designing innovative, climate-focused tech solutions to improve cities - is launched at the C40 Mayors Summit in Copenhagen today. The challenge is called ‘Innovation in Climate Ac...
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10
October
2019
| 16:00 Europe/Copenhagen
These were the questions more than 500 architects, researchers and building professionals discussed in Paris, France, at VELUX Daylight Symposium and Healthy Buildings Day, which is the only forum in the world, dedicated to explore the role of daylig...
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10
October
2019
| 09:30 Europe/Copenhagen
An alarming 26 million – or 1 out of 3 - children in Europe live in unhealthy homes, with deficiencies like dampness or mould, darkness, excess noise and cold. If exposed to all four factors, children are four times more likely to suffer from poor he...
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10
September
2019
| 19:12 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group officially opened a model house in Sala today, which is renovated according to seven principles that form the basis for the RenovActive concept. An online guide is also launched, explaining how to make healthy, energy-efficient and su...
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