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Media Release: 23.08.2016 12:00

Helion Solar becomes solar partner for IKEA Switzerland

Helion Solar

Zurich – Helion Solar, an Alpiq Group company, is the partner of IKEA Switzerland for consulting, sales and installation of photovoltaic systems. These will be sold under the “good-E” brand at IKEA’s Swiss furniture stores. The goal behind the collaboration is to promote the further expansion of solar systems in Switzerland. In addition, the ...

Media Release: 19.08.2016 11:15

Alpiq installs charging stations along the Grand Tour of Switzerland

Grand Tour of Switzerland

Zurich – In August 2016, Alpiq put the first charging station bearing the “Grand Tour of Switzerland” label into operation. The more than 1,600-kilometre route through Switzerland is scheduled to be fully equipped with charging stations for electric cars in time for the 2017 summer season. The Grand Tour of Switzerland will be the first designated ...

Story: 16.08.2016

Flexitricity: Emergency power generators of publishing group help to stabilise the British electricity grid


In July 2016 the emergency power generators of the Herald and Times Group’s printing works started contributing towards the stability of the British transmission grid. Flexitricity, an Alpiq Group company, generates added value by making these assets available to the grid operator National Grid, demonstrating how intelligent demand control ...

Media Release: 03.08.2016 07:00

Alpiq secures railway technology order for new CEVA train route in Geneva


Zurich – Alpiq is strengthening its strategic position in transport technology with the receipt of a railway technology order in Western Switzerland. As a railway technology specialist, Alpiq will take on the lead role in the construction of the new train connection that runs from Geneva (CH) via Eaux-Vives to Annemasse in France.