VELUX United Kingdom - Archive
2017
04
January
2017
Leading window manufacturer VELUX® has announced a partnership with revolutionary smart home company Netatmo to create the windows of the future. VELUX is working with Netatmo to develop a new range of smart windows with integrated indoor climate ...
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2016
22
December
2016
Following the success of the Natural Light solar lamp in Africa, the VELUX Group will deliver 20,000 more solar lamps to support sales agents in Zambia, Zimbabwe, Sierra Leone and from now on also in Malawi. ...
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16
November
2016
84 million Europeans live in homes that are too damp, causing respiratory illnesses such as asthma and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease), according to new research from the German institute Fraunhofer IBP. European governments’ expendit...
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19
September
2016
LONDON, 19TH SETEMBER 2016. The VELUX Group today announces its collaboration with engineering firm Arup, along with Frener & Reifer, BAM and further partners to create the “Circular Building”. The aim is to demonstrate how the circular economy ca...
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25
August
2016
Homeowners in the UK who are thinking about building a new, or upgrading an existing single-storey extension in their home could win up to four stunning VELUX INTEGRA® solar or electric roof windows and £1,000** worth of John Lewis vouchers. The n...
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20
July
2016
Nearly half (47%) of the UK’s home owners taking part in a survey by leading window manufacturer VELUX® are planning to carry out home improvements over the next six months. For the vast majority of home improvers (59%), the main reason for renova...
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06
May
2016
Leading roof window manufacturer and daylight experts, VELUX®, returned to the Birmingham Homebuilding and Renovating show in style as brand ambassador and TV personality Charlie Luxton gave an inspiring masterclass to homeowners on designing with da...
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08
April
2016
Leading roof window manufacturer, the VELUX Group, is on the road for the next four months to unveil its new white painted roof window range to customers. The VELUX 2016 Tour will visit 250 venues across the UK and Ireland from 1st March until the...
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04
April
2016
VELUX® has launched a new white painted roof window to match contemporary tastes for bright and light interiors. The VELUX white-painted roof window has been developed in response to increasing demand from homeowners, installers and suppliers for ...
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2015
15
December
2015
On 16th December 2015, a new chapter was added to the Star Wars universe with the world premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”. The launch of the film not only brings a seventh chapter to the epic saga; it also takes the existing collaboration be...
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11
November
2015
A new survey carried out by VELUX® reveals that 68 per cent of UK residents rate the amount of daylight entering a property as ‘important’ or ‘very important’ when looking for a new home. Nearly two-thirds deem fresh air in the property to be similar...
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20
October
2015
As the UNESCO International Year of Light 2015 dawns, leading roof window manufacturer VELUX® is bringing even more daylight into the UK’s homes with the launch of its New Generation CABRIO Balcony, which transforms from a roof window into a balcony ...
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21
September
2015
New ideas, tools and methods for design of buildings that promote happiness and health emerged at the 6th VELUX Daylight Symposium in London 2-3 September. For two days, researchers, architects, engineers and building professionals discussed how dayl...
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21
September
2015
A new European association, EuroWindoor AISBL, representing the interests of the Euro-pean window, door and facade industry has been founded. ...
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17
September
2015
At the turn of the season, it is not only the weather that changes, so do our habits. In autumn, we take life back indoors and set a cosy and calm atmosphere with candles, soft textiles and decorative objects. With their highly sculptural and rich de...
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10
September
2015
The Prime Minister of Slovakia, Robert Fico, opened on the 9th September two new production halls at the VELUX Group’s factory in Partizánske in Slovakia. ...
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03
September
2015
The VELUX® Sun Tunnel is an innovative solution recommended by Sarah Beeny as a way of bringing more natural daylight into those areas of your home where adding a window isn’t possible. Now, VELUX has taken the product a step further with the New ...
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03
September
2015
In London, 3 September at the 6th VELUX Daylight Symposium, the winners of the international design competition Natural Light presented the first prototype of a solar lamp. 14,500 editions of this lamp will be distributed in Africa in the beginning o...
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01
September
2015
The VELUX Daylight Symposium celebrated its 10th anniversary as the two-day conference was kicked off today. Scientists and practioners adressed the topic: Daylight as a driver of change in today’s 24/7 society. ...
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26
August
2015
How can we enhance our health and well-being with daylight? This is one of the questions, which will be discussed at the 6th VELUX Daylight Symposium which is just around the corner. More than 300 researchers and practitioners are ready to convene th...
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20
August
2015
Former Chairman of the Board for THE VELUX FOUNDATIONS, Lars E. Kann-Rasmussen, has been awareded the Hungarian order, the Commander’s Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary. ...
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18
August
2015
The roof window and blind manufacturer joins as sponsor of the Men’s EHF EURO 2016 to benefit from extensive brand exposure and event hospitality. ...
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15
July
2015
The International VELUX Award 2016 will open for registration in October 2015, launching the seventh International VELUX Award for Students of Architecture. ...
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23
June
2015
The VELUX Group is restructuring its product development in a move to sharpen the focus on innovation and new technology, which must ensure the efficient development of new quality products.  ...
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18
June
2015
As part of the EU Sustainable Energy Week High-Level Policy Conference, EuroACE organises on Wednesday 17th June 2015 an interactive event in cooperation with its member company The VELUX Group, entitled “Quizzing the Stakeholders: Renovating Buildin...
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01
June
2015
VELUX has unveiled its VELUX Certified Installer Partnership across the UK – which is a new and improved version of the company’s former Installer Partnership. The initiative is a collaboration between VELUX, its network of installers and TrustMar...
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31
May
2015
The VELUX Group has extended its contract as title sponsor of Europe’s premier club handball competition for a further five years. The long-term commitment is based on the positive results of the partnership with EHF Marketing GmbH, the marketing arm...
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27
May
2015
The winter is over and the sunny spring has arrived. If the fresh fragrance of spring air is to make its way into your home, airing out must become an everyday ritual. All it takes to bring spring indoors and to have a healthier indoor climate is 5-1...
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26
May
2015
The winners of the Natural Light - International Design Competition have now been chosen from the 172 impressive Natural Light Lamp designs submitted from 65 countries around the world. The winners are two very talented Argentinian Industrial Design ...
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20
May
2015
The VELUX Group has just published its CR Report for 2014. Among the key results are a historically low number of accidents at work and a continued fall in the company’s CO2 emissions. But the report also documents that the Group’s products contribut...
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