Helvar, a global leader in intelligent lighting solutions, is proud to announce its membership with the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) and the Sweden Green Building Council (SGBC). These strategic collaborations aim to accelerate the adoption of sustainable building practices and drive positive change in the construction industry. The UKGBC and SGBC are renowned organisations committed to transforming the built environment, fostering sustainability, and reducing the environmental impact of buildings.



In addition to its partnership with the UKGBC and SGBC, Helvar is also actively involved in promoting sustainability through its membership in esteemed organisations such as Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen (DGNB), The Polish Green Building Council (PLGBC), The Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC) and the Smart Buildings Alliance for Smart Cities (SBA). These collaborations highlight Helvar’s commitment to global sustainability initiatives and its dedication to creating smart and sustainable lighting solutions worldwide.

By joining forces with these influential councils, Helvar is taking a significant step towards achieving its mission of creating smart and sustainable lighting solutions that positively impact both the environment and people’s lives. By incorporating intelligence and data-driven analytics into their offering, Helvar empowers building owners and managers to create future-proof environments that reduce both operational costs and environmental impact.

“We are excited to join the UK Green Building Council — this partnership aligns perfectly with our mission to provide intelligent lighting solutions that enhance energy efficiency and occupant wellbeing. By collaborating with industry experts and sharing our expertise, we look forward to contributing to the development of greener and more sustainable buildings across the British Isles,” explains Josh Singer, Head of Sales and Operations UK & Ireland, Helvar.

“Our membership in the Sweden Green Building Council reflects our commitment to sustainable building practices and environmental stewardship. We are eager to collaborate with industry leaders and leverage our expertise to create healthier and more energy-efficient buildings throughout Sweden,” adds Jan Bietkowski, Head of Sweden Sales, Helvar.

By collaborating with the UKGBC and SGBC, Helvar will have access to a vast network of like-minded professionals, enabling the company to share best practices, foster knowledge exchange, and collaborate on industry-wide initiatives that drive sustainable change. This partnership will also provide Helvar with valuable insights into emerging trends and regulations in sustainable building practices, ensuring its lighting solutions remain at the forefront of innovation.

For more information about Helvar and its alliances, please visit helvar.com/alliances/.

About Helvar

Helvar is an international lighting technologies company specialising in intelligent and energy-saving lighting solutions. Intelligent lighting is essential to achieving optimal building sustainability and to supporting the wellbeing of every person using a space. Helvar lighting control solutions and luminaire components help to create smart environments built for the future, harnessing data, creating tangible insights and integrating seamlessly with other systems. With over 100 years of expertise, Helvar serves its customers locally with offices in Finland, UK and Sweden and via their global network of partners in over 75 countries.

With over 275,000 global projects spanning all industries and applications, Helvar’s offering ranges from world-class drivers and components through to wired and wireless lighting control solutions, supported by the latest cloud-based digital services platform: a future-proof end-to-end solution for Brighter Spaces.