Immerse yourself in the world of electricity: the permanent exhibition "Smart Energy Lab" explains the complex world of electricity supply in an easy-to-understand way over 200 square metres. For the classroom experience, teachers can borrow experimental kits from Axpo on the subject of solar and wind energy.

Understanding electricity

You bake your bread with electricity, you cool your ice cream with electricity. Axpo produces this electricity for you. We are happy to show you how it works here on our website in short and snappy videos: Electricity simply explained.

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Limmern pumped storage plant

Visit the PSW Limmern in Linthal/Tierfehd in the Canton of Glarus. Guided tours by appointment with specialising in technology, construction and the environment.

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Experimental kit

Knowledge transfer – right here and now for school classes with our experimental kits. Get to know the world of electricity with us.

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Smart Energy Lab

Under the motto "Electricity is only as intelligent as you make it", Axpo is presenting the electricity world of today and tomorrow in the Smart Energy Lab in the Umwelt Arena Spreitenbach.

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Privacy notice

We collect your contact data and all the information you provide when registering for a power plant tour on our web form. This data is stored in our visitor centre system. State of the art information security measures are used to protect and maintain the security, integrity and availability of your data.

The collected data is required to process your registration for a power plant tour. The basis for data processing is the fulfilment of the contract and safeguarding our legitimate interests. After the tour, the data is automatically deleted from our visitor centre system.

You have the right at any time and at no cost to obtain written information about the personal data processed by us, or to request the correction of inaccurate personal data as well the restriction of the respective processing. Requests for information can be sent in writing to our postal address with a copy of your identity card or passport.

If you have additional questions regarding the processing of your personal data, please contact the Axpo Data Protection Officer ( For security reasons, Axpo may implement appropriate measures to verify your identity. You will find more information on data processing by Axpo in the latest version of our Privacy Policy on our website.

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