In spring 2015 the new institute „Energypolis“ of EPFL opened in Sion. This institute is part of the basic science faculty and the INSTITUTE OF CHEMICAL SCIENCES AND ENGINEERING (ISIC) and is devoted to Chemistry and Energy. Therefore, Hydrogen plays a major role in the research conducted in Energypolis. We offer those who are interested to visit the institute on Sarurday 13. August 2016 in Sion a guided tour followed by an Apéro and wine tasting.
The schedule is as following:
Travel from Interlaken West to Sion, gare
dep 09:11 Interlaken West – Track 1 (RE 4065, Direction: Zweisimmen)
arr 09:32 Spiez – Track 2
dep 09:36 Spiez – Track 3 (IC 808, Direction: Brig)
arr 10:02 Visp – Track 6
dep 10:06 Visp – Track 4 (IR 1714, Direction: Genève-Aéroport)
arr 10:31 Sion – Track 3
dep Sion (Fussweg)
arr Sion, gare
The building of Energypolis is on the south side of the trainstation.
10:45 – 11:45 Guided tour (visit some labs and the roof)
11:45 – 14:00 Apéro riche and wine tasting
14:00 – 16:00 Visiting Sion and the castle with the oldest organ of the world still playing
17:00 Return to Interlaken, Zürich or Geneva