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Nature knows no mercy

The Mauvoisin power plants are at nature's mercy in winter and in summer.

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Producing power with kites

Researchers are working on innovative wind power plants

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Before the rotor blades start turning

A gigantic construction: Building a wind power plant

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Swiss Grand Canyon

En route in "Axpoland": Through the wild Rhine Gorge

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Swiss larch...

...makes for a tidy garden

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Environmentalists' dilemma

Green energy and nature in harmony – can that work?

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Inside a dam

A look into the Zervreila hydropower plant

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Power from the mountains

The high mountains offer less than ideal conditions for wind power

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From inside as from above

Extraordinary pictures of a wind turbine

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More wind with Axpo

Making wind projects possible with know-how and market proximity

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Close to the wind

Global Tech I deliveries energy for nearly 445,000 households

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Garden waste in summer slumber

When silo bales store energy for the winter

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Hydropower - local and clean

Amazing figures on hydroelectric power plants

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Axpo and its castles

Building surge tanks for energy production

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Geothermal heat islands

Unutilised energy potential lies below the ground in urban areas

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A Big Mac becomes energy

Axpo and McDonald's have been cooperating since 2009

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Missing money

The profitability of Swiss hydropower: A study

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Working in the wind

Operations at the "Axpo" Global Tech I wind farm

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"Every wind power plant feeds a giant database"

The challenges in the wind industry

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A photovoltaic system at the Muttsee – An option for the future

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Hydropower: Do the melting glaciers help?

ETH researchers identify locations for future hydropower

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Water's power

Off to nature in the High Rhine region – to eleven hydropower plants

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Cutting through the wall

How the Isola dam at San Bernardino is being restructured

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Blowin' in the Wind

Hard times for wind power in Switzerland

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"It's time for a green economy"

Claudia Casciaro about the strategic direction of Axpo Biomasse AG

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More than just a breeze

Wind energy is an important market of the future for Axpo.

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Solar energy from Swiss rooftops

Study by the ETH Lausanne: Solar potential amounts to about 24 TWh

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Is Axpo a renewable company?

Are you familiar with our assets? Test yourself.

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Urbasolar and the City

The Axpo subsidiary starts building Toulouse's largest solar energy park in an urban environment

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Habitat

Beznau, Eglisau, Klingnau: In harmony with nature

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Every little bit helps

Small rivers and residual water to produce power

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Hydropower does not come free

Property reversion and new concessions for hydropower plants

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Hydro 4.0

First digital hydropower plant in Switzerland

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More melt water until 2050

How climate change impacts hydropower

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What is the most efficient lighting?

Facts and figures on the topic of energy

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A climate-friendly energy system

Switzerland ranks second in the WEF's "Energy Transition Index"

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Solar System: How it works

How electric energy is produced from sunlight

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Pioneer project above the fog line

Solar power from the Muttenalp

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Switzerland should rely on solar energy

National Fund researchers: An important role for hydropower

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Renewable – reliable – domestic!

Axpo is the largest producer of hydropower in Switzerland

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Tailor-made trading strategies, increasing returns

Axpo is using data science to support the marketing of wind power across Europe

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Urbasolar is building a 5-MWp solar plant near Toulouse

13,888 floating solar panels

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Wind power for affordable cars

Axpo Energy Romania cooperates with Dacia and VERBUND

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In harmony with nature

CKW produces electricity with wind power for 600 households in the Entlebuch

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Solar power from the mountains

Studies indicate: Photovoltaics can produce lots of electricity at high altitudes during the winter

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Free ride for fish

Eglisau-Glattfelden hydro power plant: Elevator and ladder for fish

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Smooth operator

Switzerland's storage power plants supply important power during the winter.

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"PV will become mass marketable"

The founders of the Axpo subsidiary Urbasolar in a video interview

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In love with clean electricity

EROS Electric guarantees renewable, local, CO2-neutral power for electric vehicles

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Energy from organic waste?

How this works and what else Axpo is involved in

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Plastic bags in organic waste

A challenge for the Kompogas plants

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How the solar cell found the spotlight

Alexandre Edmond Becquerel and the story of photovoltaics

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Happy cows, happy farmer

The advantages of Axpo compost bedding

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The dark side of the energy turnaround

A great deal has gone wrong in Germany's transformation of the power system

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Renewable, but not infinite

How much potential is there in Swiss hydropower?

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Profiting from low interest rates

ETH study on the competitiveness of renewable energies

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Where the wind blows

Wind atlas for Switzerland with updated data

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Proper disposal pays off

The advantages of waste separation - for you and the environment

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Bananas!

There's lots of energy in banana skins

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Eco-power for soil

Axpo liquid fertiliser

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"It won't happen without investments"

SP National Councilman Roger Nordmann a guest at Axpo

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Off to the mountains!

Enjoy the mountains and the cool alpine air at the Muttsee

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For a good climate footprint

Christian Giezendanner knows why composting makes sense

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"Photovoltaics has a future"

Christoph Sutter on the opportunities for solar energy development

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Cuddling by the fire

Comfortable warmth with firewood from Axpo Tegra

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The solar power business

Urbasolar develops photovoltaic systems since 2006

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Hydropower: Expansion target endangered

Energy Strategy 2050 and environmental concerns in conflict

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Connected as a partner

Axpo and its hydropower plants - Who recognises our assets?

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Overhead canopies: Solar power from the parking lot

How the Axpo subsidiary Urbasolar generates power from parking areas

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High taxes penalise Swiss Producers

The international competitiveness of Swiss hydropower

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Energy and nature united

The Klingnau Reservoir and its many facets

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"The wind business is doing well"

Christoph Sutter, Head of New Energies, on the development of the Axpo wind portfolio

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