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Local and environmentally-friendly electricity supply thanks to long-term contracts by Alpiq

More expertise for growing e-mobility

The European countries’ emissions targets, a growing supply of electric vehicles and an improved charging infrastructure – all signs point to the fact...

Planning a holiday in Switzerland? Discover the hydropower plants and their surroundings

Xamax AG will become part of Alpiq Digital AG on 1 July 2019

In June, Alpiq consolidated its subsidiary Xamax AG with Alpiq Digital AG. As a result, Xamax will operate on the market as Alpiq from 1 July 2019.

Swiss première: A combination of application fields ensures the success of battery storage system

Since April 2019, an industrial battery storage system has been regulating peak loads in the power grid of the Swiss municipality of Maienfeld....

Flexibility marketing in a local network – Alpiq takes part in the enera project

Decentralisation of energy generation calls for new flexibility marketing measures. On 06 June 2019, Alpiq completed the first successful transaction...

Fleet electrification: a win-win investment to reduce costs and carbon footprint

The insurance company Gebäudeversicherung Bern (GVB) and Alpiq last year completed one of the most significant fleet electrification projects in...

Alpiq adapts power supply system for quarry in Aargau

Higher efficiency, lower costs, transparent energy consumption. Alpiq converted the entire power supply system at the quarry to 400 volts. 

Pumped storage power plants convince Californian politicians and business representatives

With their high flexibility, pumped storage power plants are perfectly suited to balance the volatile electricity production from wind and solar...

Clarification relating to the media report in the “NZZ am Sonntag” newspaper dated 7 April 2019