6 datasets found

  • Waste incineration plants (MWI)

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Waste incineration is the burning of combustible waste components to reduce the volume of the waste while using the energy it contains.In 2017, Switzerland had 30 municipal wast...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Nuclear Power Plants

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Nuclear power plants are facilities for the commercial generation of electrical power from controlled nuclear fission. The four Swiss nuclear power plants have a total output of...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Wind energy plants

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Wind energy plants utilise the kinetic energy of airflow to rotate turbine blades. The mechanical energy that is produced in this way is then converted by a generator into elect...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Compensation for losses due to the use of hydraulic power (CLHPO)

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Protected areas under the terms of the Ordinance of 25 October 1995 on Compensation for Losses due to the Use of Hydraulic Power (CLHPO), based on contractual regulations betwee...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Statistics on hydropower plants (WASTA)

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The "Statistics on hydropower plants" (WASTA) contain data concerning the Swiss hydropower plants with an output of at least 300 kW. This includes technical data relating to asp...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE
  • Cleantech: Pilot, demonstration and flagship projects

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The term cleantech is applied to technology, products, processes and services which are energy efficient and conserve resources. They therefore help reduce pollution of the envi...

    • MULTI
    • SERVICE