Energy is the cause and driver of all change. For almost 100 years, the Swiss energy company Axpo has been providing secure, reliable and sustainable electricity to Switzerland – so that the world will never stop turning.
The photovoltaic solar power station operates on Mount Soleil. Wind turbines stand on Mount Crosin.
The use of hydroelectric power in the Grimsel and Susten area commenced in 1925 with the founding of the Kraftwerke Oberhasli AG (Oberhasli AG power plants). In several stages, an impressive facility came into being that comprises eight dams and nine power plants, generating electricity for 1.2 million people.