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Media Release: 08.10.2015 09:00

Alpiq expands its end customer business with Sodexo


Lausanne – The Swiss electricity supplier and energy services provider Alpiq and the French facility management specialist Sodexo are entering the German market for energy management services with the joint company Sodexo Energy Services. In addition to facility management services, the new company will now also provide Sodexo customers with ...

Media Release: 02.10.2015 18:00

Alpiq sells Bayet gas-fired combined-cycle power plant

Bayet power plant

Lausanne – Alpiq has sold its Bayet 408-MW gas-fired combined-cycle power plant in France to the French energy group Direct Energie. The divestment takes place within the framework of the transformation of the Alpiq Group, the objectives of which are to achieve focussed cost management and to reduce net debt.

Story: 16.09.2015

The Grand Dixence hydroelectric complex celebrated a triple anniversary

Zmutt Zermatt Grande Dixense Matterhorn

The Grand Dixence hydroelectric complex celebrated a triple anniversary in Zermatt (Valais) on 28 August: namely the 50 years since the completion of the Z’Mutt pumping station, the 50 years since the hydraulic concessions went into force, and the 65 years since the founding of the company Grande Dixence SA.

Media Release: 31.08.2015 18:00

Alpiq divests its shares in Gommerkraftwerke AG

GKW III - Zentrale Fieschertal

Lausanne - Alpiq has sold its 26% share in Gommerkraftwerke AG to Groupe E, an energy supply company from western Switzerland. The power plant company runs three hydroelectric facilities in the upper Valais region with a total capacity of 132 MW. With this divestment Alpiq is taking another step towards a streamlined generation portfolio.