152 datasets found

  • 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
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  • 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
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  • Biogas plants

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Biogas plants convert organic matter into gas through a fermentation process. The resulting gas mixture is composed mainly of energy-rich methane (CH4) and carbon dioxide (CO2)....

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  • 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
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  • Dams under federal supervision

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The dataset contains fundamental information about dams in Switzerland which come under the direct supervision of the Swiss Confederation. This includes data concerning the cons...

    • INTERLIS
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  • 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...

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  • Wind Atlas of Switzerland: Frequency of meteorological icing at 100 metres ab...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    In Switzerland, the mountain regions (Jura, Alps and Alpine foothills) are the most suitable regions for exploiting wind energy potential. But here, the air temperature during t...

    • GeoTIFF
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  • Wind energy concept – Swiss federal government basic map of main areas with w...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The wind energy concept is a concept in accordance with Art. 13 of the Swiss Spatial Planning Act (SPA, SR 700). The concept defines both the principal federal government intere...

    • GeoTIFF
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  • Electricity Transmission Lines sectoral plan - consultations

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Electricity Transmission Lines sectoral plan is an overlying federal government planning and co-ordination instrument for the expansion and further development of the high-v...

    • SHAPEFILE
  • Wind Atlas of Switzerland: Annual average of the modelled wind speed and dire...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Wind Atlas of Switzerland describes the wind conditions at five different heights above the ground: 50, 75, 100, 125 and 150 metres. The data are based on a nation-wide mode...

    • SHAPEFILE
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  • Wind Atlas of Switzerland: Annual average of the modelled wind speed and dire...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Wind Atlas of Switzerland describes the wind conditions at five different heights above the ground: 50, 75, 100, 125 and 150 metres. The data are based on a nation-wide mode...

    • SHAPEFILE
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  • Wind Atlas of Switzerland: Annual average of the modelled wind speed and dire...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Wind Atlas of Switzerland describes the wind conditions at five different heights above the ground: 50, 75, 100, 125 and 150 metres. The data are based on a nation-wide mode...

    • SHAPEFILE
    • SERVICE
  • Bike sharing and bicycle hire

    Energy, Geography, Mobility and Transport, Territory and environment

    Bike sharing and bicycle hire systems consist of a local, regional or national network of bicycle hire stations. All hire systems offer a comprehensive range of bicycles. Depend...

    • SHAPEFILE
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  • 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
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  • Wind Atlas of Switzerland: Annual average of the modelled wind speed and dire...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Wind Atlas of Switzerland describes the wind conditions at five different heights above the ground: 50, 75, 100, 125 and 150 metres. The data are based on a nation-wide mode...

    • SHAPEFILE
    • SERVICE
  • Wind Atlas of Switzerland: Annual average of the modelled wind speed and dire...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Wind Atlas of Switzerland describes the wind conditions at five different heights above the ground: 50, 75, 100, 125 and 150 metres. The data are based on a nation-wide mode...

    • SHAPEFILE
    • SERVICE
  • Energy-Regions

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Energy-Regions concept is intended to enable the involved municipalities to evolve into progressive regions in accordance with Energy Strategy 2050. Here, renewable energy u...

    • INTERLIS
    • SERVICE
  • Energy cities

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The Energy City label is used for certifying municipalities that develop and implement a sustainable energy policy. Municipalities that have been awarded this label promote rene...

    • INTERLIS
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  • 2000-Watt Sites

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The 2000-Watt Sites label is used for certifying residential areas that are able to demonstrate a sustainable use of resources for the construction, operation and renovation of ...

    • INTERLIS
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  • Energy Cities on the Path Towards a 2000-Watt Society

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The idea of a 2000-Watt Society encompasses a vision for a shared, just and attractive future. The concept focuses on two central indicators: “energy demand” and “greenhouse gas...

    • SHAPEFILE