Innovation by Nexans, innovative by nature

Discover how Nexans’ innovations are transforming every part of the energy system – from generation to transmission, distribution and usage.

2021 Capital Market Day video on Innovation

Discover with Jerome Fournier, Corporate VP Innovation, Services & Growth, how Nexans will innovate to electrify the future.

€100 million

annual R&D investment


people working in R&D

1,800 +

patent portfolio

50 +

new products launched every year

Safeguarding our planet and ensuring that global warming is capped below 1.5°C depends on our engagement towards faster and deeper electrification. Our customers are driving this transformation with us.

Customer-focused innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Nexans. We innovate constantly to unlock new sources of value for our customers – from advanced cabling systems to digital apps and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions that deliver a step change in performance.


Our eco-design approach is an integral part of our lean manufacturing methodology, intended in particular to prevent environmental risks.


"Digital twin” asset management and supply chain services generate up to 20% higher returns on asset and reduce working capital requirements by 50%.


Plug-and-play cabling reduces the cost and complexity of installing renewable assets in harsh environments with capital costs reduced by 15% and cable savings of up to 36%.

10 technologies to electrify the future
Discover the ten technologies that are shaping an all-electric future

The future is electric. Over the coming decade, decarbonised electricity will play a bigger and bigger role in delivering the energy transition and combating global warming. Momentum is building. Upstream, wind turbines and solar farms are replacing thermal power stations. Downstream, new ways of using electricity are accelerating the journey to net zero.

Read the blog articles
Superconducting cables

Maximum transmission capacity and near-zero losses, our market-proven superconducting cables are transforming urban power.

What is superconductivity?

Contact us

Topics on which you wish to get more informations:

Required fields*

Please check your entry and try again.

An email address must contain a single @

Personal data protector

You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data and/or their use for direct marketing or commercial purposes

Thank you!

Thanks for contacting us. We will be in touch with you shortly.


An error occurred. Please try again.