A2A sells its 5.16 percent stake in Alpiq
Disposal has no effect on Italian business
Alpiq Holding Ltd.
Alpiq Holding Ltd. is the leading Swiss energy trading company and the largest energy services provider in Switzerland with European orientation. The Group was formed at the beginning of 2009 through the merger of the two energy pioneers Atel Holding Ltd and Energie Ouest Suisse SA (EOS). It is active in 30 countries, has more than 10 000 employees in 26 countries and in 2009 generated a consolidated annual turnover of around 15 billion Swiss francs. Alpiq is active in the fields of electricity generation and electricity transmission, in energy sales and trading, as well as in energy services. The company is responsible for about one third of Switzerland's electricity supplies.
Further information about Alpiq under: www.alpiq.com