swisselectric is the organisation of the two largest Swiss power companies, and is made up of the members of the Axpo Group (Axpo Power AG, Axpo Trading AG, Centralschweizerische Kraftwerke AG) and Alpiq (Alpiq AG, Alpiq Suisse SA). swisselectric member companies play an important role in the Swiss economy.
- They generate annual revenues from electricity of around CHF 12 billion.
- They employ some 13,000 people.
- With annual output of nearly 50 terawatt hours, they produce the bulk of Switzerland’s electricity, representing approximatly 85 % of the final consumption of electrical energy in Switzerland.