Wind farm, Mt-Crosin

"I’m fascinated by these magnificent and imposing constructions. The tour of the wind-powered plant gives you a better understanding and a clearer idea about its usefulness. I also find the place breathtakingly beautiful, especially in winter when it’s covered in snow".

Coralie

Info
Guided tour of the wind park every day of the year
Duration: 1 hr
Languages: French, German, English

Prices
Groups (min. 6 pers.): CHF 80.00 for 10 pers. then CHF 8.00 p.p. from 11 pers.
Schools: CHF 45.00 for 15 pers. then CHF 3.00 p.p. from 16 pers.
Booking: compulsory, at least 7 days in advance







 

Good to know

  • Specially designed models of turbines and illustrations about various sources of energy are on show in the visitor’s center where the tour starts (Pavillon Juvent).
  • The JUVENT SA wind farm at Mt-Crosin is the biggest installation of its kind in Switzerland. The power produced here is sold under the name ‘1to1 energy windstar’.
  • The plant currently has 16 wind turbines.
  • Combine this tour with a horse-drawn carriage ride and/or e-bikes.
  • Two Hotel-restaurants are situated in Mt-Crosin:
    Auberge du Vert-Bois, Mt-Crosin, T. +41 (0) 32 944 14 55
    Chalet Mt-Crosin, T. +41 (0) 32 944 15 64

Download

Espace découverte Energie 2015 | PDF, 4.18 MB

Address information/booking
BKW Energie SA
Viktoriaplatz 2
3000 Bern 25
T. +41 (0) 844 121 123
www.bkw.ch