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

Together with its partners, Axpo operates over 100 power plants. Our climate-friendly Swiss electricity mix consists of hydropower, biomass and nuclear energy and features very low CO2 emissions. As the largest producer of hydropower, and thanks to our investments in biomass and fermentation plants as well as small hydropower plants, we are the largest producer of renewable energies in Switzerland. Axpo supplies its customers with up to 3200 MW of capacity via a 2200-kilometre distribution network (110, 50 and 16 kilovolts).

Abroad, Axpo focuses on solar and wind energy and invests in technically and economically suitable locations. Our wind farm portfolio includes plants in France, Spain, Italy and Northern Europe. Axpo also holds an interest in the Global Tech I offshore wind farm in the German North Sea. Through its subsidiary Volkswind, Axpo also contributes its expertise to the planning, project planning and construction of wind farms. Through its subsidiary Urbasolar, Axpo is active in the entire solar energy value chain.

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Hydropower

Winter reserves behind high walls

Hydropower on the Vorderrhein - and the matter of dam raises

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Axpo Group

Good results in unprecedented times

Eight questions to the CEO about the results

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People

I learn from every challenge I face

Get to know our trainees: Nicolas Pelzmann

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Media releases

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Hydropower 24.06.2022

Hydrogen production facility at the Wildegg-Brugg hydropower plant forging ahead

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Company 13.06.2022

Axpo defies energy market turmoil to post good half-year results

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Renewable energy 24.05.2022

Axpo sells 65.5 MW wind farm portfolio in France to Greencoat Renewables

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