The Swiss Federal Office of Energy (SFOE) is the country's competence centre for issues relating to energy supply and energy use at the Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications (DETEC).

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68 datasets found

  • 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...

    • INTERLIS
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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...

    • INTERLIS
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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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  • Dams under federal supervision

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

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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 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...

    • GeoTIFF
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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...

    • INTERLIS
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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...

    • INTERLIS
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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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  • 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...

    • 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
  • 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...

    • SHAPEFILE
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  • Energy-Regions

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

    • INTERLIS
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  • Projects of the Coordination Office for Sustainable Mobility COMO

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

    The Coordination Office for Sustainable Mobility (COMO) is the central contact and coordination point and the first contact point at federal level in matters of sustainable mobi...

    • INTERLIS
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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...

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

    Culture, media, information society, sport, 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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