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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. 6000 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, the USA and Asia.


Axpo in Czech Republic is a member of Axpo Group with its headquarters in Switzerland. Axpo has a workforce of about 5,000 employees and is a public company owned by the cantons of Northeastern Switzerland.

The Group was established in 1914 and is active in the production, distribution and sale of electricity, as well as in international trading and natural gas business. It offers innovative energy services to customers in Switzerland and Europe and the United states, in over 30 locations. Axpo trades commodities, such as power, natural gas, oil, coal and biomass, as well as CO2, green and energy efficiency certificates and is accredited on some 20 energy exchanges and numerous broker platforms throughout Europe.
Axpo owns and co-owns over 100 power plants throughout Europe: Switzerland, France, Italy and Spain. The company takes part in the joint venture project of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) to transport natural gas from the Caspian Sea to Western Europe.

Axpo achieved high ranks in the Risk and Energy Risk Commodity Rankings and is among the top three in global power trading and in European research in power.

Besides its business in the Czech Republic, Axpo is active in Slovakia since several years. Main scope of the activities in CEE has been power and gas trading, and delivery to end users as well.

Our customers receive a guarantee of top aftersales quality, with exception of pricewise attractive products.

As a company with Swiss roots and active since 1914, Axpo applies its service oriented attitude in its daily business activities. We pursue a philosophy of jointly agreed, transparent solutions by being your local and responsive sparring partner.

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Local around the globe

With more than 30 locations across Europe, North America and Asia, the Axpo Group is always close to its customers. And our proximity is more than geographic. We speak our customers’ languages, are immersed in their culture, and understand their specific market conditions. We have a significant presence in the European onshore wind and large-scale solar power business. Axpo is also one of the leading European energy traders along the entire time horizon, from intraday trading to multi-year contracts, with a broad range of products worldwide. Our renewable energy portfolio is one of the largest in the market, and we are the preferred European provider of tailored customer solutions.

The Power of Renewables

Axpo owns more than 5,000 MW of installed renewable energy across Europe and manages a renewable energy portfolio of 99 TWh. Our activities in this field include wind energy, photovoltaics, biomass and hydropower. In Spain, for example, Axpo manages one of the country's largest renewable energy portfolios of around 8,550 MW. Reinforced by the know-how of our subsidiary Volkswind, Axpo is also one of the largest wind farm developers in Germany and France. In photovoltaics, we are also a major international player, harnessing the expertise and skill of our subsidiary Urbasolar.

In Switzerland, Axpo is the largest producer of renewable energy, including the generation of more than half of the country’s renewable electricity from hydropower. 

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Strategy & values

What are Axpo’s values and what is our corporate strategy?

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Ethics & compliance

What are Axpo's values and what code of conduct do its employees follow?

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For Axpo, sustainability is an important part of daily business. Axpo is an attractive employer and committed to society.

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This is how innovation works at Axpo. We rely on artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data and let drones do the work for us.

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You can find a map with all the Axpo power plants and the detailed addresses of locations in Europe and the USA here.

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Axpo Group Organisation

Our organisation chart at a glance: These are the Axpo subsidiaries and divisions.

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