We generate and distribute energy for Europe
Alpiq generates electricity from hydro power, fossil fuels, nuclear energy and new renewable energies. Our power stations deliver an attractive mix of peak load and base load energy. As Switzerland's largest grid owner, we help to ensure the reliable supply of electricity to our customers.
Power generation MW
Through its own power stations, Alpiq contributes to Swiss and European electricity supplies. We produce base load energy and offer a large proportion of attractive peak load energy which we use flexibly to cover our customers' fluctuating requirements. When it comes to power generation, we take a responsible approach to resource management and invest in renewable energies throughout Europe.
|Hydroelectric power stations||2 963|
|Thermal power plants||3 250|
|Small hydroelectric power stations and wind farms||109|
|Total installed capacity||6 322|
Switzerland's distribution grids are at the heart of the European electricity transport system. As the owner of one third of these distribution grids, we ensure a reliable supply of power and prevent shortages. Our partners' projects benefit from our know-how in building and operating electricity grids.