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VELUX 2030 Sustainability Strategy

Learn about our plan to become Lifetime Carbon Neutral.

Rainforest with rising mist

VELUX Skylights has set an audacious goal as part of our Sustainability Strategy 2030 to become Lifetime Carbon Neutral by 2041. That means we’re taking responsibility for our past and our future carbon emissions.

Called “It’s Our Nature,” the strategy is a roadmap for a decade of action that will transform the way we do business, and the products and solutions we provide.

We’ll capture our historical carbon footprint since our founding in 1941 through forest conservation. We have partnered with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) to conserve and/or restore the forest cover of an estimated 200,000 hectares of high biodiversity value tropical forests.

The first two projects are located in Myanmar and Uganda and there will be three more designed to capture approximately 5.6 million tons of carbon equal to our company’s emissions since our founding in 1941 through 2041.

The other part of becoming Lifetime Carbon Neutral is reducing our future carbon emissions from our operations and our value chain.

The decade of action includes:

Learn more about how our plan for the future starts with taking responsibility for our past.

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