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2021
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
15
September
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The esteemed international jury, comprising Odile Decq, Studio Odile Decq (FR), Nora Demeter, Demeter Design Studio (HU), Sebastian Adamo, Adamo-Faiden Architects (AR), Juri Troy, Juri Troy Architects (AT) and Martin Pors Jepsen from VELUX A/S (DK), ...
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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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11
June
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The international Red Dot Jury awarded this sought-after seal of quality to the latest product in the range of VELUX Modular Skylights, the Step Solution. Hereby is VELUX one of the winners in the world’s most renowned design competition.  ...
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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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16
March
2020
| 15:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group constantly monitors the risk situation in adherence with authorities' guidelines and takes measures accordingly. Our focus is on keeping our employees safe, on keeping our business partners’ employees safe, on our societal duty to ass...
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05
March
2020
| 17:39 Europe/Copenhagen
Four winners will then be selected during Entrepreneurship Week on May 4-8, 2020 in Lisbon. Financial and technical support will be provided so the winners’ solutions to climate change can be brought to life in Lisbon, Los Angeles, Stockholm or Tel A...
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2019
09
December
2019
| 22:05 Europe/Copenhagen
The VELUX Group is proud to announce that the transformation of the Smith Campus Center at Harvard University, by Hopkins Architects, London, is the global winner of the ‘Best Use of Natural Light’ prize. Sponsored by VELUX, the prize was granted at ...
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06
December
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Copenhagen
For some time, Søren Bjerre-Nielsen has wanted to step down from the Board of Directors of VELUX A /S. He has been a member of the board since 1997 and has been chairman for the last six years. During Søren Bjerre-Nielsen's term of office, the VEL...
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04
December
2019
| 07:07 Europe/Copenhagen
The ‘Step’ solution, the latest product in the range of VELUX Modular Skylight systems, won this year’s Archiproducts Design Award. In addition, VELUX won this year’s Architects’ Darling Award, plus also a prize for the best company image film. Th...
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20
November
2019
| 08:30 Europe/Copenhagen
Nicolas Limbach will join the VELUX Group as Senior Vice President for VELUX Commercial as of December 1. As SVP, he will have the overall responsibility for the full scope of activities of the Commercial Division and also be part of VELUX Management...
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11
November
2019
| 07:09 Europe/Copenhagen
We are proud to present the prestigious jury for the International VELUX Award 2020 for Students of Architecture. The jury consists of the internationally acclaimed architects Odile Decq (FR), Sebastián Adamo (AR), Nóra Demeter (US), Juri Troy (AT) a...
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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
| 09:56 Europe/Copenhagen
VELUX Healthy Buildings Day is now live in Paris. Follow the event on Twitter: @VELUX and #HealthyBuildingsDay! Get live photos of speakers and participants here (Copyright the VELUX Group):...
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09
October
2019
| 10:04 Europe/Copenhagen
VELUX Daylight Symposium, the only forum in the world dedicated to explore the role of daylight in architecture and the importance of daylight in creating healthy and resilient buildings, is now live in Paris.  Follow the event on Twitter: @VELUX ...
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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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02
June
2019
| 20:37 Europe/Copenhagen
This weekend, the VELUX EHF FINAL4 at LANXESS arena in Cologne, Germany became a melting pot for handball fans from all over Europe. The venue holds 19,500 spectators and this year VELUX Group had 720 guests present. Millions of fans from more than 1...
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21
May
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Copenhagen
The survey of 16,853 adults across 15 countries, across Europe and North America, found that despite 90% of respondents stating that they would enjoy spending more time in nature, over half (52%) said that in the last month they had on average only s...
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14
May
2019
| 13:37 Europe/Copenhagen
About the award to VELUX The jury made the following remarks about the award to VELUX: “Since 1941, the VELUX window has transformed architecture by enabling healthy and comfortable living under the roof. Every day, it brings daylight and fresh...
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04
April
2019
| 14:17 Europe/Copenhagen
Today, the VELUX Group published its 2018 Sustainability Report. The report shows that the VELUX Group reduced its carbon footprint by 43% in 2018 versus a 34% reduction in 2017. The Group’s target is a 50% reduction by the end of next year (compared...
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22
March
2019
| 12:53 Europe/Copenhagen
Spring is a great time to move forward with the home renovations you have been mulling over all winter. Whether you’re looking to improve your property to get more personal enjoyment from your space, or to increase your home’s value for selling, spri...
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28
February
2019
| 15:44 Europe/Copenhagen
Both Danish and international tech startups are invited to apply to be part of the new programme. Applications can already now be submitted through the programme’s website. The ambition of the partnership between COWI, EWII, VKR Holding, The Danis...
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