The ECO-lighthouse is an official Norwegian environmental certification scheme for small and medium-sized enterprises, as well as public enterprises. The purpose of the ECO-Lighthouse Program is to raise the environmental standard in private companies and public enterprises.

Norges Vel continues to develop the organization towards ever better environmental standards and has implemented a number of measures since we first certified, these are some of them:

  • New ventilation system with sensors for measuring temperature and Co2
  • Installed 10 electric chargers to facilitate the use of electric cars
  • Old fluorescent luminaire switched to LED lighting in all common areas (low-energy luminaires in all offices from earlier)
  • All windows are replaced with subsequent reduction of heating requirements
  • New plan for implementation and follow-up of employee surveys
  • New waste solution to measure and keep an overview of waste volumes
  • Increased use of video conferencing and meeting rooms upgraded with video conferencing equipment
  • Digitization of travel bills, accounting and document exchange