33 datasets found

  • Nuclear Power Plants

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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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  • Wind energy plants

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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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  • Statistics on hydropower plants (WASTA)

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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  • Cleantech: Pilot, demonstration and flagship projects

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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  • Thermal networks: demand from industry

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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: demand from residential and commercial buildings

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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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  • Advice on renewable energy

    Culture, media, information society, sport, Energy, Geography, Territory and environment

    Building owners who have oil or gas heating can use advice on renewable energy to find out which renewable heat sources can be used to heat their building sensibly and with low ...

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  • Energy cities

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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  • Waste incineration plants (MWI)

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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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  • Sustainable potential of woody biomass resources for bioenergy in Switzerland...

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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
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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...

    • MULTI
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  • Electricity Transmission Lines sectoral plan - consultations

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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...

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