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Get to know NIBE

Sustainable energy solutions since 1952

For 70 years, NIBE has been manufacturing energy-efficient and sustainable climate solutions for your home. It all started in Markaryd in Sweden and we value our Nordic heritage by harnessing the power of nature. We combine renewable energy with smart technology in order to offer effective solutions so that together we can build a more sustainable future. Whether it's a chilly winter’s day or a hot summer’s afternoon, we need a well-balanced indoor climate for a comfortable everyday life, whatever the weather. Our wide range of products supplies your home with cooling, heating, ventilation and hot water, so that you can create a pleasant indoor climate with a low impact on nature.

We value our Nordic heritage by harnessing the power of nature. We combine renewable energy with new intelligent technologies to offer efficient solutions so that together we can create a more sustainable future.

Our History

Nils Bernerup

NIBE's founders

The founder of NIBE-Verken in Markaryd, Sweden was Nils Bernerup, whose initials gave the company its name. In 1952, the manufacture of water heaters began. First out were the farmers with processors in the milk rooms, then they entered the Swedish homes

1981 factory

Heat pumps for 40 years

In 1981, the very first NIBE heat pump – an exhaust air heat pump – was premiered and production started in Markaryd. Today, products for heating, air conditioning, heat recovery, ventilation and hot water are available for all houses and properties.

Product development

Product development in Markaryd

All product development and most of the manufacturing still takes place here in the heart of Smaland, Sweden. In 1997, the first ground source heat pump was launched, in 2002 the first air / water heat pump and in 2019 intelligent heat pumps become a natural part of the smart home.

Phil Hurley

NIBE arrives in the UK

In 2006 NIBE sold its first heat pump in the UK.

Solar Technology

A step into the future

Today, NIBE is a world-leading innovation company with intelligent, energy-efficient products that enable the sustainable future society. NIBE is growing with a major focus on innovation and production.