70 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
  • Sustainable potential of non-woody biomass resources for bioenergy in Switzer...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Biomass is a renewable resource for energy which can be transformed into several forms of energy: heat, electricity, biogas or liquid fuels. Non-woody types of biomass were inve...

    • SHAPEFILE
    • SERVICE
  • Sustainable potential of woody biomass resources for bioenergy in Switzerland...

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Biomass is a renewable resource for energy which can be transformed into several forms of energy: heat, electricity, biogas or liquid fuels. Woody types of biomass were investig...

    • SHAPEFILE
    • 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
  • 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
  • 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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  • 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
  • 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
    • SERVICE
  • 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 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
    • 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
  • 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
    • 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
  • 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
  • Public energy advice services

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    There is a wide variety of public energy advice services available in Switzerland. They offer impartial advice (neutral relative to products and companies) to the public in gene...

    • 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
  • 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
  • Thermal networks: heat and cooling sources

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Heat and cooling sources are local, renewable and CO2-free energy sources which may be of interest for heat production in thermal networks. Nowadays, only renewable or CO2-free...

    • INTERLIS
    • SERVICE