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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. 5000 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 and the USA.

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What

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.

Three numbers we are proud of:

5000

Employees

100+

Years of experience

30+

Countries

Stories full of energy

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Renewable energy

Highway 4.0

Solar energy in the transport sector – research and pilot projects

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International business

On the road to renewable power purchase agreements

Clean energy for Italian companies: Axpo Italia's ‘Green Route’ to corporate PPAs

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Renewable energy

Solar power from the mountains – how does that work?

Test your energy knowledge (4)

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Energy market

How Axpo power plants prevented a blackout

Electricity shortage in north-western Europe

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Media releases

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Company 10.12.2020

Robust Axpo achieves a strong result in a challenging environment

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International business 01.12.2020

Axpo opens new branch in Greece

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International business 23.06.2020

Axpo takes over flexibility commercialization of Nordic’s largest battery storage unit

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