Together with its partners, Axpo operates over 100 power plants. Our climate-friendly Swiss electricity mix consists of hydropower, biomass and nuclear energy and is characterised by a very low CO2 value. As the largest producer of hydropower, and thanks to its investments in biomass and fermentation plants, as well as small hydropower plants, Axpo is by far the largest producer of renewable energies in Switzerland.
This is where Axpo produces energy in Switzerland:
Abroad, Axpo focuses on wind power and solar energy and invests in technically and economically suitable locations. Our wind farm portfolio includes plants in France, Spain, Italy and Germany. Axpo also holds an interest in the Global Tech I offshore wind farm in the German North Sea. Since the summer of 2015, Volkswind GmbH also belongs to Axpo as a 100% subsidiary. Since then, Axpo has contributed its expertise to the planning, project planning and construction of wind farms. The new subsidiary Urbasolar, based in Montpellier, France, is responsible for the planning, construction and operation of solar power systems. Since the summer of 2019, it serves Axpo as a platform for strategic expansion in the field of solar energy.
Axpo is active in the energy industry, energy trading and energy production here:
Albania is a transit country for the Trans Adriatic Pipeline. Axpo Albania plays a key role in the development of this project at local level.
Axpo Austria's services include full supply and the specific procurement of electricity and gas for major customers, the purchase and marketing of electricity from power plants, as well as trading in coal, CO2 emission certificates and certificates of origin.
Axpo Nordic was established in 2003 and is based in Oslo with subsidiaries in Malmö and Helsinki. The team has extensive experience covering trading and origination in the Nordic/Baltic region and Europe. Today, the company is one of the largest traders on the Nordic and Baltic markets.
Axpo Benelux S.A. is driving forward Axpo's electricity and natural gas origination activities in this region. It offers local and pan-European customers services in portfolio management, structured products and global emissions/green energy.
Axpo BH d.o.o. is a electricity trading company active on the BiH market and 100%-owned by Axpo Solutions AG. Axpo BH d.o.o. mainly handles electricity transportation from Montenegro and Serbia to west/north markets (Hungary and Slovenia through Croatia).
Axpo Bulgaria was founded in October 2006 as a subsidiary of the Axpo Group with the name EGL Bulgaria. It became the main energy operations office of Axpo Solutions AG.
Axpo Trgovina d.o.o. is an electricity trading company active in the Croatian market and 100%-owned by Axpo Solutions AG. Axpo Trgovina d.o.o. handles electricity transportation across the country, and supplies customers inside Croatia. Axpo Trgovina d.o.o. also plans to start supplying gas to Croatian customers.
In the Czech Republic, Axpo is a leading, independent player on the Czech power market and specialises in developing services for energy producers, traders and all kinds of end customers.
Axpo Nordic is a subsidiary of Axpo Solutions AG and active in all Nordic countries in addition to the Baltics. The range of activities includes trading of standardised products such as futures, forwards and options for Nordic and German power, as well as coal and CO2.
Axpo Finland was established in 2009 in order to strengthen Axpo's market presence in the eastern parts of the Nordic region. From its office near Helsinki airport, Axpo Finland offers standard and structured products as well as other commodity related products.
Axpo France is driving forward Axpo's origination activities in electricity and natural gas in this region. It offers local and pan-European end customers services in portfolio management, structured products and global emissions/green energy.
Axpo has been active on the German energy market since 2003. The subsidiaries in Leipzig and Düsseldorf are specialised in individual products and services in the areas of procurement, marketing and structuring of energy for distributors, industrial enterprises and operators of power plants.
Axpo Hungary Kft. trades in electricity in Hungary and conducts cross-border trading with the Slovak Republic, Croatia, Romania, Serbia and Austria. It is accredited on the Hungarian HUPX spot market. Its customers are local producers and consumers as well as European electricity generators and traders.
Founded in 2000, during the transition to a liberalised market, the Axpo Group’s Italian subsidiary is now a major player with a presence along the entire energy chain. Axpo Italia’s (formerly EGL Italia) head office is located in Genoa, while the commercial and representative offices are located in Milan and Rome.
Axpo International S.A. was founded in 2004. As the Axpo Group's EU holding company, it acquires, manages, and in some cases finances the Group's direct and indirect shareholdings throughout Europe.
Axpo Netherlands BV is driving forward Axpo's origination activities in electricity and natural gas in the Netherlands. It offers local and pan-European end customers services in portfolio management, structured products and global emissions/green energy.
Axpo Nordic is a leading independent player on the Nordic energy market and specialises in trading and developing products and services for retailers, energy-intensive industries and energy producers.
Axpo has been present in the Polish market for over 16 years and specialises in developing tailor-made energy products and services for all types of business and retail customers, energy producers and traders.
Axpo Iberia has been operating in Portugal since 2010. As an Axpo subsidiary, it has gradually expanded its business lines in Spain and Portugal, and currently provides a wide range of services: Electricity and gas supply; energy management for renewable energy and cogeneration producers; commodities, biomass and CO2 trading.
Axpo Energy Romania has been based in Bucharest since 2003 and offers a wide range of expertise in power and gas full supply, energy trading and green certificates. It is one of the main players on the Romanian energy market.
Axpo d.o.o. Beograd trades in electricity on the Serbian market. The country has eight international borders and is an important hub for the southeastern European market. Axpo d.o.o. Beograd handles electricity transport from Romania and Bulgaria to Albania, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro and Macedonia.
Axpo has been active in Slovakia for several years. The main scope of the activities has been power and gas trading, as well as delivery to end users.
Axpo Solutions AG trades in electricity in Slovenia and on cross-border markets. It is accredited on the South Pool Regional Energy Exchange BSP. Its customers are local producers and consumers, as well as European electricity generators and traders.
Axpo Iberia was incorporated in Spain in 2002. It is a subsidiary of the Swiss company Axpo and has gradually expanded its business lines in Spain and Portugal. The company currently provides a wide range of services: Electricity and gas supply; energy management for renewable energy and cogeneration producers; commodities, biomass and CO2 trading.
Axpo Sverige was established in 2003 and is now one of the five largest traders on the Nordic and Baltic markets. It acts as an independent supplier of advanced portfolio management, hedging and balance responsibility for Swedish retailers, energy-intensive industries and wind power producers.
Axpo Group reliably produces, trades and sells energy for over 3 million people and thousands of companies in Switzerland and in over 30 European countries. About 4200 employees combine the expertise from 100 years of climate-friendly electricity production with innovative power for a sustainable energy future.
Axpo Turkey has been based in Istanbul since 2007 and offers full supply to industrial and commercial customers.
Axpo has been active in supplying natural gas to Ukraine since 2013. Being one of the first European suppliers in the Ukraine has allowed us to build expertise and become one of the major sources of gas for various Ukrainian clients
Axpo UK is an energy trading and supply company. It is active across the whole supply chain: Production, trading, marketing and risk management and supply.
Axpo U.S. was established in 2016 and is based in New York City. The team has extensive experience in the U.S. energy markets. Axpo U.S. focuses on delivering a full range of energy risk management solutions to producers, consumers and other market participants. The operations cover the PJM, ERCOT and MISO regions and encompass the power and gas markets.