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Axpo U.S.

Axpo U.S. was established in 2016 and is based in New York City. The team is made of employees with extensive experience in the energy markets in the U.S. We focus on delivering a full range of energy risk management solutions to producers, consumers and other market participants. Our operations cover PJM, ERCOT, MISO and NY-ISO and encompass the power and gas markets.

Axpo in 120 seconds

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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International business

Green electricity for fuel supply chains

Axpo Iberia signs long-term PPA with leading petroleum supplier CLH Group

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Renewable energy

Solar power from the greenhouse

What raspberries, weather and power production have in common

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Energy market

How is electricity generated?

Electricity is generated in a variety of ways. Whether hydropower or nuclear energy, wind or solar energy, each form of production has its strengths and weaknesses. Do you know them?

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Renewable energy

Run-of-river hydropower – in simple terms

Hydropower supplies around 60 percent of the energy produced in Switzerland. This is good, because electricity from hydropower is renewable, indigenous, reliable and climate-friendly (CO2-free).

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Media releases

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International business 07.05.2020

Axpo U.S. Expands its Participation in Renewable Energy Markets through Strategic Partnership with RPD Energy

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Company 30.04.2020

Christoph Brand takes over as new CEO of Axpo on 1 May

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Nuclear energy 17.04.2020

Beznau nuclear power plant: Start of the annual revision of Unit 1

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