The BKW Group is an international energy and infrastructure business that employs some 4,000 people and is headquartered in Bern. The diversity of the company's expertise allows it to offer its customers a full range of tailored services. It plans, builds and operates infrastructure to produce and supply energy for businesses, households and the public sector. The BKW Group's distribution grid, the largest in Switzerland, provides one million people with a reliable supply of power around the clock. The company has a strong sense of social responsibility. Alongside its investment in renewable energy, it seeks to make efficient use of resources and is involved in research programmes aimed at developing innovative technologies to support a sustainable, secure future for the supply infrastructure.