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Story: 14.06.2017

FMHL+ project: more efficient and cost-effective thanks to pool organisation

Alpiq has created for FMHL+ a project team based on a pool of internal staff.

Within the framework Alpiq’s overall management responsibility for the Forces Motrices Hongrin-Léman SA (FMHL) pumped storage power station, which also includes the management of the construction project for the new turbine groups (FMHL+ project), Alpiq has established an efficient organisational structure for large-scale projects that aim at ...

Media Release: 14.06.2017 07:00

Alpiq and the fine chemicals manufacturer DSM make secondary balancing power available to Swissgrid

Lalden DSM chemical plant. Photo: DSM

Lausanne - After successfully passing the pre-qualification process, Alpiq and DSM Nutritional Products recently started providing secondary balancing power to the national grid operator Swissgrid using a virtual power plant. The system at the Lalden chemical plant is extremely versatile and its capacity for very fast output changes enables it to ...

Story: 09.06.2017

Xamax system optimises power supply on Lake Lucerne

„MS Diamant“ on Lake Lucerne (Photo: Shiptec AG).

At the end of May 2017, the Lake Lucerne Shipping Company (SVG - Schifffahrtsgesellschaft des Vierwaldstättersees) put its new, large motor ship into operation. Along on board is a power optimisation system from Xamax. The system monitors power supply and controls the consumption of the entire kitchen facility.The 64-metre long ship with the name ...