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Media Release: 25.09.2014 14:30

Another 20 metres for the Vieux-Emosson dam

Vieux-Emosson dam

Work to raise the height of the Vieux-Emosson dam by 20 metres has just been completed with the pouring of the final concrete block. This work was carried out as part of building the Nant de Drance pumped storage power station. It enables the storage capacity of the Vieux-Emosson reservoir to be doubled, thereby ensuring sufficient flexibility to ...

Story: 18.09.2014

Our apprentices at SwissSkills Bern 2014

Swiss Skills Bern 2014

At the SwissSkills event from 17 to 21 September 2014, over 130 trades and professions from the fields of construction, industry and services will be presented, with the best trainees from around 70 of these pitting their skills against each other. Also taking part will be keen and motivated apprentices from Alpiq InTec, this year from the area of ...

Media Release: 12.09.2014 17:45

Safe and economical nuclear power stations

KKG Niederdruckturbine

Lausanne – Over the last few years, the Gösgen nuclear power station has implemented major investment projects to ensure its safe and economical long-term operation. As a logical consequence, the power station has adjusted the financial amortisation period to 60 years.

Story: 12.09.2014

New Froloo substation: cutting-edge technology from Alpiq EnerTrans

Unterwerk Froloo

Alpiq EnerTrans AG was commissioned by local energy providers and Swissgrid to convert the Froloo substation. With its state-of-the art technology, the new facility improves supply reliability throughout North-West Switzerland. The environment and local residents will also benefit from the demolition of the outdoor facility.