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Axpo is Switzerland's largest producer of renewable energy and an international leader in energy trading and the marketing of solar and wind power. 5000 employees combine experience and expertise with a passion for innovation. Axpo develops innovative energy solutions based on state-of-the-art technologies for its customers in over 30 countries in Europe and the USA.

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What

Together with its partners, Axpo operates over 100 power plants. Our climate-friendly Swiss electricity mix consists of hydropower, biomass and nuclear energy and features very low CO2 emissions. As the largest producer of hydropower, and thanks to our investments in biomass and fermentation plants as well as small hydropower plants, we are the largest producer of renewable energies in Switzerland. Axpo supplies its customers with up to 3200 MW of capacity via a 2200-kilometre distribution network (110, 50 and 16 kilovolts).

Abroad, Axpo focuses on solar and wind energy and invests in technically and economically suitable locations. Our wind farm portfolio includes plants in France, Spain, Italy and Northern Europe. Axpo also holds an interest in the Global Tech I offshore wind farm in the German North Sea. Through its subsidiary Volkswind, Axpo also contributes its expertise to the planning, project planning and construction of wind farms. Through its subsidiary Urbasolar, Axpo is active in the entire solar energy value chain.

Three numbers we are proud of:

5000

Employees

100+

Years of experience

30+

Countries

Stories full of energy

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Innovation

In search of the super battery

Empa promotes applied research

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International business

Axpo Italia ranks among the Big Three now

Strong growth also in the gas business

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Renewable energy

Solar power for Galliker Transport AG

Powerful solar farm for the Car House in Altishofen

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Renewable energy

We need better incentives for sustainable electricity

Switzerland has the wrong instruments for promoting renewable energies. A guest article by Thomas Sieber (Chairman of the Board of Directors Axpo) and Gianni Operto (President AEE) published in the Tages Anzeiger of 20 July 2020.

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Media releases

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Nuclear energy 04.08.2020

Beznau nuclear power plant: Start of refueling in Unit 2

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Renewable energy 24.07.2020

Axpo subsidiary Urbasolar builds new solar plants in Southern France for EUR 124 million

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Company 15.07.2020

Axpo successfully places green bond

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