137 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...

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  • 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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  • 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
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  • Sectoral Plan Deep Geological Repositories

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Most of the radioactive waste in Switzerland comes from the country's five nuclear power plants, though a certain amount is also produced in the healthcare sector, in industry a...

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  • Sectoral Plan Deep Geological Repositories – consultation stage 2

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Most of the radioactive waste in Switzerland comes from the country's five nuclear power plants, though a certain amount is also produced in the healthcare sector, in industry a...

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  • 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...

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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...

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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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  • 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...

    • MULTI
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  • Electricity Transmission Lines sectoral plan

    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...

    • MULTI
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  • Thermal networks: demand from industry

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    In strategic planning, heat demand is used to identify large connected areas that may be appropriate for a thermal network. Areas with a heat density of at least 700 MWh/a per h...

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  • 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...

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  • Thermal networks: demand from residential and commercial buildings

    Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    The demand for heat and cooling is a key element in the strategic planning of thermal networks. Building a thermal network is only viable if sufficient sales turnover can be gen...

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  • 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
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  • Sectoral aviation infrastructure plan (SAIP)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Sectoral Aviation Infrastructure Plan (SAIP) is the federal planning and coordination tool for the civil aviation. Therein the goals and objectives for the infrastructure of...

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  • Cadastre of polluted sites on civil aerodromes (CPS FOCA)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Public register of polluted sites within the perimeter of civil aerodromes. This includes information about the location, type and quantity of waste, the period of deposition, a...

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  • Safety zone plan

    Geography, Territory and environment

    For each airport, a security zone is to be established, which protects the airspace from obstacles. The FOCA will decide in each case whether a safety zone is necessary for air ...

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  • Noise pollution register for civil aerodromes

    Geography, Territory and environment

    For aerodromes at which certain noise levels occur, the Swiss environmental legislation (SR 814.41) stipulates that exposure curves have to be produced and reported. This proced...

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  • Reserved zones for airport installations

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Designated area in which the land must be kept free for future airport installations. Plot-specific representation with a line on a large-scale plan. Constructional changes that...

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