Energy City Rheinfelden

On this guided tour of the town, discover how Rheinfelden has developed from the energy source of wood in the early centuries, through fossil fuels and nuclear power, to the climate-neutral energy production of the 21st century.


Development of an energy city.

During this 90-minute tour, let us take you from the dark and cold times to the high-tech energy world of the town today. Learn more about the Climate and Energy Charter of the cities and municipalities, which Rheinfelden signed in 2021 and how the goal of a completely renewable energy supply is to be implemented.


altes Wasserkraftwerk Rheinfelden mit Eisenbrücke

Expert knowledge on the subject of energy.

City guide Robi Conrad and Reto Rigassi from ENCO Energie-Consulting AG have designed this city tour. Learn how in the Middle Ages only wood could be used as a source of energy and how water was gradually used as an energy supplier. Discover the historic old town and the sites where the use of water power and energy conversion began.


Stadtführung Energiestadt Rheinfelden Robi Conrad und Reto Rigassi

Further information

Highlights on this tour

  • Historic Old Town
  • The Rhine as a source of energy
  • Expert knowledge on the subject of energy production and consumption

Information about the city tour

  • Duration: 1.5h
  • Price up to 24 persons: CHF 190.-

Bookable for groups on any date.

Booking & request

Tourismus Rheinfelden
Stadtbüro, Marktgasse 16
4310 Rheinfelden
+41 61 835 52 00

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