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 volume products by over 75% 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 certification 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 N Mini Space™ KONE S MiniSpace™ KONE MonoSpace® 700 KONE MiniSpace™
Building type Residential Residential Office Office
Location China China China China
Load (kg) 800 1000 1600 1600
Speed (m/s) 1.75 2.5 2.5 6.0
Energy efficiency class A A A A