Shaping a climate-friendly future

Axpo is driven by a single purpose – to enable a sustainable future through innovative energy solutions. As Switzerland's largest producer of renewable energy and an international leader in energy trading and the marketing of solar and wind power, we combine the experience and expertise of more than 5000 employees driven by a passion for innovation, collaboration and impactful change. Through cutting-edge technologies, we innovate to meet the evolving needs of our customers in over 30 countries across Europe, the US and Asia.

Three numbers we are proud of:

5000

Employees

100+

Years of experience

30+

Countries

Reliable energy systems

Together with its partners, Axpo operates more than 100 power plants. Our climate-friendly Swiss electricity mix features reduced CO2 emissions and consists of hydropower, biomass, solar, wind and nuclear energy. We are not only the largest producer of hydropower but also the largest producer of renewable energy in Switzerland. We supply our customers with up to 3200 MW of capacity via a 2200-kilometre distribution network (110, 50 and 16 kilovolts).

In Europe, Axpo focuses on solar and wind energy with investments in technically and economically suitable locations. Our wind farm portfolio includes plants in France, Spain, Italy and Northern Europe. Through our subsidiary Volkswind, we also contribute our expertise to the planning, project mapping and construction of wind farms. With our subsidiary Urbasolar, we are active in the entire solar energy value chain.

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What is power at Axpo?

Stories full of energy

To the magazine

No electricity supply security without a powerful grid

Grids: why the voltage conversion from 50 to 110 kV is crucial

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Energy market

Bailout funds in Europe

The liquidity crisis in Europe

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Energy market

10 answers about Axpo’s energy trading

Why energy has no future without trading

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Media releases

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Company 30.09.2022

Axpo welcomes Swiss parliaments decisions to strengthen security of supply

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Renewable energy 16.09.2022

Axpo completes sale of 65.5 MW wind farm portfolio in France to Greencoat Renewables

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Renewable energy 12.09.2022

Axpo Group strengthens its wind and solar business

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