Eco-efficient solutions

Eco-efficient solutions

Huge energy savings potential

Buildings account for 40% of the world’s energy consumption. Elevators and escalators account for 2–10% of a building’s energy consumption. By selecting the right type of elevator, escalator or automatic building door there is a huge potential for energy savings!

KONE has cut the energy consumption of its elevators by over 70% from 2008 to 2012.

Excellent ratings and A-class as a standard

KONE elevators have achieved excellent A-class energy efficiency ratings in measurements performed by independent third parties. KONE offers A-class energy efficiency for its elevators as a standard.

The measurements have been conducted according to according to the VDI 4707 guideline issued by the Association of German Engineers.


KONE MonoSpace® 500 KONE MonoSpace® 500 KONE MonoSpace® 700 KONE MiniSpace™ KONE Double Deck
Building type Residential Residential Hospital Office Observation tower
Location Austria Germany Italy Germany Austria
Load (kg) 630 1000 2000 4000 2 x 1200
Speed (m/s) 1.0 1.0 1.0 3.0 6.2
Energy efficiency class A A A A A

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Making your building more eco-efficient

See how we can cut the energy consumption of your building with our eco-efficient solutions for elevators, escalators and building doors.

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