1 Table of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 4
1.2 List of Figures 6

2 Executive Summary 7
2.1 Switzerland, Power Sector Outlook 7

3 Introduction 10
3.1 GlobalData Report Guidance 11

4 Switzerland, Power Market, Snapshot 12
4.1 Macroeconomic Factors 12
4.2 Supply Security 14
4.3 Opportunities 14
4.4 Challenges 14

5 Switzerland, Power Market, Market Analysis 15
5.1 Switzerland, Power Market, Market Structure 15
5.2 Switzerland, Power Market, Key Market Players 16
5.3 Switzerland, Power Market, Financial Deals 17
5.3.1 Deal Value and Volume Analysis, 2008-April 2018 17
5.3.2 Deals by Type, 2017 19
5.4 Switzerland, Power Market, Demand Structure 20
5.4.1 Power Consumption by Sector, 2017 22

6 Switzerland, Power Market, Regulatory Scenario 23
6.1 Switzerland, Power Market, Regulatory Framework 23
6.1.1 New Model Electricity Law 23
6.2 Electricity Supply Act (ESA) 23
6.3 Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to the Paris Agreement 24
6.4 Energy Strategy 2050 24
6.4.1 Renewable energy promotions: 24
6.5 Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs 25
6.5.1 Wind Energy 26
6.5.2 Solar 27
6.5.3 Geothermal Energy 27
6.5.4 Hydropower 28
6.5.5 Biomass 29
6.5.6 Biogas 31
6.6 Ban on new nuclear power plants 31

7 Switzerland Power Market, Capacity and Generation Overview 32
7.1 Switzerland, Power Market, Cumulative Installed Capacity, 2000-2030 32
7.1.1 Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, 2017 32
7.2 Cumulative Installed Capacity and Annual Generation, 2000-2030 33
7.2.1 Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity and Annual Thermal Power Generation, 2000-2030 35
7.2.2 Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity and Annual Hydropower Generation, 2000-2030 37
7.2.3 Cumulative Installed Nuclear Power Capacity and Annual Nuclear Power Generation, 2000-2030 41
7.2.4 Cumulative Installed Non-hydro Renewable Power Capacity and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation, 2000-2030 43

8 Switzerland, Power Market, Transmission and Distribution Overview 47
8.1 Switzerland, Power Market, Transmission Network Overview 47
8.2 Switzerland, Power Market, Distribution Network Overview 48
8.3 Switzerland, Power Market, Grid Interconnection 49
8.4 Switzerland, Power Market, Electricity Import and Export Trends, 2000-2017 50
8.5 Switzerland, Power Market, Electricity Trading 51

9 Switzerland, Power Market, Competitive Landscape: Snapshot of Leading Power Generating Companies 52
9.1 Key Company in the Switzerland Power Market: Axpo Holding AG 52
9.1.1 Company Overview 52
9.1.2 Business Description 52
9.1.3 SWOT Overview 53
9.2 Key Company in the Switzerland Power Market: BKW AG 55
9.2.1 Company Overview 55
9.2.2 Business Description 55
9.2.3 SWOT Overview 55
9.3 Key Company in the Switzerland Power Market: Alpiq Holding AG 57
9.3.1 Company Overview 57
9.3.2 Business Description 58
9.3.3 SWOT Overview 58

10 Appendix 61
10.1 Market Definitions 61
10.1.1 Power 61
10.1.2 Installed Capacity 61
10.1.3 Electricity Generation 61
10.1.4 Electricity Consumption 61
10.1.5 Thermal Power Plant 61
10.1.6 Hydropower Plant 61
10.1.7 Nuclear Power 61
10.1.8 Renewable Energy Resources 61
10.2 Abbreviations 62
10.3 Bibliography 62
10.4 Methodology 63
10.5 Coverage 63
10.5.1 Secondary Research 63
10.5.2 Primary Research 63
10.5.3 Modeling and Forecasting 64
10.6 Contact Us 64
10.7 Disclaimer 64

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Power Market, Switzerland, Gross Domestic Product (CHF and $bn), Population (m), and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000-2023 13
Table 2: Power Market, Switzerland, Market Share of Leading Power Generation Companies (%), 2017 16
Table 3: Power Market, Switzerland, Deal Value ($bn) and Number of Deals, 2008-April 2018 18
Table 4: Power Market, Switzerland, Deals by Type (%), 2017 19
Table 5: Power Market, Switzerland, Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000-2030 21
Table 6: Power Market, Switzerland, Power Consumption by Sector (%), 2017 22
Table 7: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Wind Energy, 2017 26
Table 8: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Solar Energy, 2016¬2017 27
Table 9: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Geothermal Energy, 2017 27
Table 10: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Hydropower, Base Payment, 2017 28
Table 11: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Hydropower, Compression Bonus, 2017 28
Table 12: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Hydropower, Hydraulic Engineering Bonus, 2017 29
Table 13: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Biomass, Base Payment, 2017 29
Table 14: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Biomass, Wood Bonus, 2017 30
Table 15: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Biomass, Agriculture Bonus, 2017 30
Table 16: Power Market, Switzerland, Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Biogas, 2017 31
Table 17: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2017 32
Table 18: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Capacity (GW) and Annual Power Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 34
Table 19: Power Market, Switzerland, Leading Thermal Power Plants (MW), 2018 35
Table 20: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Thermal Power Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 37
Table 21: Power Market, Switzerland, Leading Hydropower Plants (MW), 2018 38
Table 22: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity (GW) and Annual Hydropower Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 40
Table 23: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Nuclear Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Nuclear Power Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 42
Table 24: Power Market, Switzerland, Leading Non-hydro Renewable Power Plants (MW), 2018 44
Table 25: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Non-hydro Renewable Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 46
Table 26: Power Market, Switzerland, Transmission Line Length (Ckm) by Voltage Levels, 2007-2025 48
Table 27: Power Market, Switzerland, Distribution Line Length (Ckm), 2007-2025 49
Table 28: Power Market, Switzerland, Annual Electricity Imports and Exports (TWh), 2000-2017 51
Table 29: Power Market, Switzerland, Axpo Holding AG, SWOT Profile, 2018 53
Table 30: Power Market, Switzerland, BKW AG, SWOT Profile, 2018 55
Table 31: Power Market, Switzerland, Alpiq Holding AG, SWOT Profile, 2018 58
Table 32: Abbreviations 62

1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Power Market, Switzerland, Gross Domestic Product ($bn) and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000-2017 7
Figure 2: Power Market, Switzerland, Annual Power Consumption and Generation (TWh), 2000-2017 8
Figure 3: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2017 9
Figure 4: Power Market, Switzerland, Gross Domestic Product ($bn), Population (m), and Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000-2023 12
Figure 5: Power Market, Switzerland, Market Share of Leading Power Generation Companies (%), 2017 16
Figure 6: Power Market, Switzerland, Deal Value ($bn) and Number of Deals, 2008-April 2018 17
Figure 7: Power Market, Switzerland, Deals by Type (%), 2017 19
Figure 8: Power Market, Switzerland, Annual Power Consumption (TWh), 2000-2030 20
Figure 9: Power Market, Switzerland, Power Consumption by Sector (%), 2017 22
Figure 10: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (%), 2017 32
Figure 11: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Capacity (GW) and Annual Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 33
Figure 12: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Thermal Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Thermal Power Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 36
Figure 13: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Hydropower Capacity (GW) and Annual Hydropower Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 39
Figure 14: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Nuclear Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Nuclear Power Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 41
Figure 15: Power Market, Switzerland, Cumulative Installed Non-hydro Renewable Power Capacity (GW) and Annual Non-hydro Renewable Power Generation (TWh), 2000-2030 45
Figure 16: Power Market, Switzerland, Annual Electricity Imports and Exports (TWh), 2000-2017 50

Companies Mentioned
- Axpo Holding AG
- BKW AG
- Alpiq Holding AG