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 (...)
A free-to-download renovation guide provides a sustainable solution to the ageing building stock in Slovakia and neighbouring countries.
The VELUX Group officially opened a model house in Sala today (...)
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 (...)
The VELUX Group is proud to announce that “Light Forms Juggler” by Anastasia Maslova and “Road to Light” by Yuhan Luo, Di Lan, Yuan Liu, Yusong Liu are the global winners of the International VELUX Award (...)
This unique product innovation showcases the willingness of the Group to listen to customer needs and to try new things. It is a kind of ‘VELUX experiment’ that’s in the spirit of VELUX founder Villum (...)
The winners were elected from projects submitted by students from 250 different schools of architecture in 58 countries.
The jury, consisting of internationally respected architects Carme Pigem Barceló (...)
The VELUX Group, the globally leading roof window manufacturer, has released the world’s first ‘plug-and-play’ system for smart sensor-based operation of roof windows, blinds and shutters for use in homes (...)
New Indoor Generation spends 90% of time indoors
Indoor air can be up to five times more polluted than outside but 77% are unaware according to global YouGov survey
Children’s bedrooms are often most (...)
“We are thrilled and proud to present this esteemed jury to the works of engaged students from all over the world and we truly hope that all efforts will be made to showcase explorations and excitement (...)
VELUX ACTIVE with NETATMO has received a Special Jury Mention at the Batimat Innovation Awards in France. The special mention is for Combination of Expertise, and recognizes the partnership of two innovative (...)
The VELUX Group today announces that its RenovActive concept will be used by Belgian Social Housing Association, “Le Foyer Anderlechtois” to renovate 86 of their properties in the Anderlecht area of Brussels (...)
In the fully daylit conference room at the iconic Café Moskau, 360 participants from around the world witnessed presentations on groundbreaking daylight research and generous lectures related to daylight (...)
Speakers from around the world will address new paradigms for architecture and the way we live by using insights derived from lighting, medical and architectural research.
The theme of the 7th Daylight (...)
Daylight is vital to our long-term health and wellbeing. Yet, our modern way of living challenges our daily access to daylight and connection to nature, ultimately leading to a daylight deficit.
So what (...)
The research from Fraunhofer IBP reveals the socio-economic costs of asthma and COPD, which are proven effects also of living in damp and unhealthy buildings. The costs are 82 billion Euros annually, covering (...)
VELUX today announces a partnership with revolutionary smart home company Netatmo. VELUX is working with Netatmo to develop innovative indoor climate solutions called VELUX Active. Both the partnership (...)
An extended analysis, based on a Europe-wide survey investigating the impact of school environments on children, has found that the quality of daylight conditions in classrooms have a significant effect (...)
Large numbers of Europeans suffer from health problems and lack of well-being every single day. This is bad for quality of life and is also a likely cause of significant loss of productivity in the economy (...)
The International VELUX Award 2016 for Students of Architecture has seen a remarkable number of registrations for this year’s student competition, which challenges students from around the world to work (...)
The International VELUX Award 2016 for Students of Architecture, which challenges students to work with daylight in architecture, has unveiled the jury for this year’s award.
The jury has been selected (...)
The VELUX Group launches the International VELUX Award 2016 to inspire students of architecture all over the world to work with daylight in architecture. Students must register before 1 April 2016 (...)
On December 10, the building industry chose the hotel and conference centre, the Green Solution House, as the best commercial building in Denmark. The VELUX Group is a strategic partner of the knowledge (...)
The 6th VELUX Daylight Symposium took place in early September in London and revolved around the theme "Daylight as a driver of change" in today's 24/7 society.More than 350 researchers, architects, engineers (...)
Le Groupe VELUX est un acteur engagé en faveur de la lutte contre le réchauffement climatique et de solutions concrètes pour un habitat durable.
L’engagement du Groupe VELUX pour réduire ses émissions (...)
Following the motto of its founder Villum Kann Rasmussen “One experiment is better than a thousand expert views”, the VELUX Group publishes the results of its Model Home 2020 programme. This experimentation (...)
No healthy home, no healthy life. Fresh air and plenty of daylight in the home are two surprising top scorers when Europeans are asked about what is important for their health. This is the conclusion of (...)