You are in position to make the right choice.
With the help of Nexans EcoCalculator, you can be profitable and sustainable at the same time.
Our EcoCalculator will help you choose the best cable solution to achieve Energy Efficiency, reduced Carbon footprint and improved Safety of people in case of fire, while ensuring good Return On Investment.
Because Sustainable Development is not just a wishful thinking, you can act now to reduce the environmental impact of the cable installed, protect people and improve the Total Cost of Ownership.
Calculations are based on the IEC 60287 and IEC 60228 international standards. The aim of the EcoCalculator is to only focus on energy losses during the use stage and not on the manufacturing stage, as 90% of the environmental impact of a power cable during its entire life cycle is due to the use stage. For detailed information about the global impact of the total life cycle of the product, please contact us to get the specific product ecodeclaration.
Benefits of each alternative will be shown with following pictograms
Save Co2: The Nexans EcoCalculator will calculate the savings in CO2 emissions you achieve by using the optimized proposed solution. Savings will be calculated in kg eq. CO2 . The specific energy mix of your country is considered.
Save Energy: The Nexans EcoCalculator will calculate the energy savings you make by using the optimized proposed solution. Savings will be calculated in KWh and money over the period of use of the installed cable.
Protect Life: Nexans EcoCalculator will offer only halogen free cables. In case of fire, halogen free cables ensure a safe escape of people and facilitate the work of rescue teams thanks to low smoke and limited hazardous gas emissions.