Alpiq in: Europe

Energy Commerce & Trading

Alpiq is a leading Swiss electricity and energy services provider with a European focus. The company is active in power production, as well as energy trading and sales in 28 countries. Alpiq is in international energy trading on all the important European exchanges and bilateral markets. There Alpiq optimises its own assets portfolio including supply contracts as well offers portfolio management services, and trades with standardised and structures products. Alpiq is the number one in cross-border trading in Central Eastern and South Eastern Europe. With its local presence in European markets, Alpiq covers the needs of its clients with tailored solutions.

Four operative Business Units run the business amongst Europe:

  • Business Unit Power West manages the Commerce & Trading business in Switzerland and Germany
  • Cross Commodity Trading & Origination is responsible for the Commerce & Trading business across Western Europe, i.e. Italy, UK, Norway, Spain and France
  • Markets Central Eastern & South Eastern Europe covers the Eastern part of the energy markets
  • Operations is responsible amongst others for Settlement, Energy Data Management, Energy Consolidation and Scheduling”

Alpiq Trading - active accross Europe

The Alpiq Commerce & Trading operation manages three trading floors:

Two trading floors in Switzerland, Lausanne and Olten, who trade in the name of Alpiq AG and one trading floor in Prague, trading in the name of Alpiq Energy SE. Headquarter of Alpiq’s trading business division is Olten (Switzerland).

In total ca. 400 employees work for Alpiq Commerce & Trading.

Organisatsion Alpiq Commerce & Trading

Four operative Business Units run the Commerce & Trading business amongst Europe.