100 Jahre Axpo

100 Jahre Axpo

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Kompogas plant in Winterthur up and running

20.10.2014 -
After a construction period of slightly over a year and a half, the Kompogas facility in Winterthur is in operation, and will generate around seven million kilowatt hours (kWh) of locally sourced biogas annually. The plant will be officially inaugurated on 25 October with an open day for the public. Kompogas Winterthur AG, founded in 2013, is responsible for operations.


North Sea wind farm Global Tech I construction phase completed

01.09.2014 -
Construction of the North Sea wind farm Global Tech I is complete: 100 kilometres from the German coast and occupying an area half the size of Bremerhaven the offshore wind power station now stands with 80 turbines of the 5 megawatt class (AREVA Wind M5000-116) and the farm’s own transformer station. At present, only the cable work needs to be finalised. An underwater robot is checking that the farm’s 120 kilometres of internal cables lay correctly and at the right depth in their seabed trenches.

Axpo is «Top Energy Trader of the Year» in Central Eastern Europe

06.06.2014 -
The annual «Central Eastern Energy Award» proclaimed Axpo as the winner in the category «Top Energy Trader of the Year». The celebration took place on last Thursday night in Warsaw.