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Story: 15.07.2016

Tour de France in Nant de Drance: Exciting activities around 20 July

Emosson Dam

As a spectator, you can only imagine the effort the 17th stage of this year’s Tour de France will demand of the cycling elite. The venue: the magnificent mountain panorama of the Swiss canton of Valais, where nature in pure form awaits the athletes and spectators.On 20 July 2016, approximately 200 cyclists from over 30 nations will transform the ...

Story: 11.07.2016

Swiss hydropower takes centre stage at the energy arena 2016

energie arena 2016 - KW Ruppoldingen

At the end of June, Alpiq’s Ruppoldingen run-of-river power station near Olten was the impressive venue for the energy arena 2016, an event organised by the Association for Environmentally Compatible Energy (VUE). During the afternoon, VUE, Alpiq, the Swiss Association for Water Management (SWV), the Association of Swiss Electricity Companies ...

Media Release: 07.07.2016 18:00

Alpiq successfully concludes sale of AVAG interest

Olten Bahnhofbrücke

Lausanne - Alpiq successfully concludes the sale of its interest in AVAG on 7 July 2016. The buyer is a consortium comprising EBM Netz AG, Städtische Betriebe Olten and UBS Clean Energy Infrastructure Switzerland. Alpiq will use the proceeds of CHF 312 million to further reduce net debt.

Media Release: 29.06.2016 18:00

Alpiq successfully concludes sale of AEK interest

AEK Energie AG, Solothurn

Lausanne - Alpiq successfully concludes the sale of its interest in AEK Energie AG to BKW on 29 June 2016. Alpiq will further reduce its net debt with the proceeds from the sale.