Electricity flows with us

The extra-high-voltage grid forms the backbone of a secure electricity supply. Swissgrid works around the clock to ensure that it runs stably, safely and securely at all times. We operate cost efficiently and with consideration for people and the environment. We are already planning and building the grid of the future and making an important contribution to the energy transition.

Swissgrid employee in the grid control room

Grid projects in your area

Would you like to know which lines near you are being upgraded or extended? Enter a location in the field to find out more.

380 kV line
380 kV line
220 kV line
220 kV line
Planning area
Planning area
Existing line
Existing line
Substation
Substation

News and media releases

  • | Media release

    Strategic Grid 2040: principles for long-term grid planning

    The transmission grid is the key to a sustainable energy future and an important pillar of the Energy Strategy 2050. However, the energy transition brings with it challenges for secure grid operation.
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  • | News

    Safety culture put to the test

    Swissgrid has successfully passed the first Safety Culture Ladder (SCL) certification audit.
    Read article
  • | Media release

    Ordinance on the establishment of a hydropower reserve: statement from Swissgrid

    The planned hydropower reserve is a comprehensible, necessary and feasible measure to increase security of supply. Swissgrid is contributing to the consultation process with additional proposals for optimisation.
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Our dossiers

Swissgrid's environment is demanding and at times complex. But our thematic dossiers give you a good overview of the National Grid Company's wide-ranging activities. Find out more about subjects like emissions, technologies and the grid in our dossiers.

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