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List of power stations in Germany

The following page lists all power stations in Germany. For traction current, see List of installations for 15kV AC railway electrification in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Nuclear

Name Location Geographical Coordinates Type Capacity
(MWe)
Operational Notes
VAK Kahl am Main N|8.9871812|E|type:landmark name=Kahl Nuclear Power Plant

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BWR 15 1960–1985
MZFR Leopoldshafen N|8.4325862|E|type:landmark name=MZFR

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PHWR 52 1965–1984
AVR Jülich N|6.4213693|E|type:landmark name=AVR

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HTGR 13 1966–1988
KKR Rheinsberg N|12.9903674|E|type:landmark name=Rheinsberg Nuclear Power Plant

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VVER 62 1966–1990 GDR plant, shut down after German reunification
KRB Unit A Gundremmingen N|10.4020357|E|type:landmark name=Gundremmingen Nuclear Power Plant, Unit A

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BWR 238 1966–1977
KRB Unit B Gundremmingen N|10.402379|E|type:landmark name=Gundremmingen Nuclear Power Plant, Unit B

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BWR 1284 1984–present Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2017[1]
KRB Unit C Gundremmingen N|10.4020786|E|type:landmark name=Gundremmingen Nuclear Power Plant, Unit C

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BWR 1288 1985–present Scheduled for shut down on 31 December 2021[1]
KWO Obrigheim N|9.076252|E|type:landmark name=Obrigheim Nuclear Power Plant

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PWR 340 1968–2005
KWL Lingen N|7.3005223|E|type:landmark name=Lingen Nuclear Power Plant

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BWR 250 1968-1977
HDR Grosswelzheim N|8.9848691|E|type:landmark name=HDR

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BWR 23 1969–1971
KKS Stade N|9.5306289|E|type:landmark name=Stade Nuclear Power Plant

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PWR 640 1972–2003
KKN Niederaichbach N|12.3000848|E|type:landmark name=Niederaichbach Nuclear Power Plant ( demolished)

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HWCGR 100 1973–1974
KGR Unit 1 Greifswald N|13.6583877|E|type:landmark name=Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1

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VVER 408 1974–1990 GDR plant, shut down after German reunification
KGR Unit 2 Greifswald N|13.6597395|E|type:landmark name=Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 2

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VVER 408 1975–1990
KGR Unit 3 Greifswald N|13.6624217|E|type:landmark name=Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 3

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VVER 408 1978–1990
KGR Unit 4 Greifswald N|13.663644|E|type:landmark name=Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 4

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VVER 408 1979–1990
KGR Unit 5 Greifswald N|13.6664128|E|type:landmark name=Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 5

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VVER 408 1989–1990
KWB Unit A Biblis N|8.415865|E|type:landmark name=Biblis Nuclear Power Plant, Unit !

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PWR 1176 1975–2011 [2]
KWB Unit B Biblis N|8.413285|E|type:landmark name=Biblis Nuclear Power Plant, Unit B

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PWR 1240 1977-2011
KWW Würgassen N|9.3915617|E|type:landmark name=Würgassen Nuclear Power Plant

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BWR 640 1975–1994
GKN Unit 1 Neckarwestheim N|9.1721088|E|type:landmark name=Neckarwestheim Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1

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PWR 785 1976–2011 capacity including traction current
GKN Unit 2 Neckarwestheim N|9.1755903|E|type:landmark name=Neckarwestheim Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 2

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PWR 1269 1989–present Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2022 [1]
KKB Brunsbüttel N|9.2005777|E|type:landmark name=Brunsbüttel Nuclear Power Plant

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BWR 771 1977–2011
KKI Isar Unit 1 Essenbach N|12.2972095|E|type:landmark name=Isar Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1

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BWR 870 1979-2011
KKI Isar Unit 2 Essenbach N|12.2931647|E|type:landmark name=Isar Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 2

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PWR 1365 1988–present Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2022 [1]
KKU Unterweser Stadland N|8.4774649|E|type:landmark name=Unterweser Nuclear Power Plant

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PWR 1285 1979–2011
KNK-I/II Leopoldshafen N|8.4327739|E|type:landmark name=KNK

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FBR 21 1979–1991 fast sodium-cooled research reactor[3]
KKP Unit 1 Philippsburg N|8.4356761|E|type:landmark name=Philippsburg Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1

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BWR 890 1980–2011
KKP Unit 2 Philippsburg N|8.4356761|E|type:landmark name=Philippsburg Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 2

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PWR 1358 1985–present Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2019[1]
KKG Grafenrheinfeld N|10.1846373|E|type:landmark name=Grafenrheinfeld Nuclear Power Plant

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PWR 1275 1982–present Scheduled for shut down: end of May, 2015[4]
KKK Krümmel Geesthacht N|10.4091597|E|type:landmark name=Krümmel Nuclear Power Plant

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BWR 1260 1984–2011
KWG Grohnde N|9.4097793|E|type:landmark name=Grohnde Nuclear Power Plant

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PWR 1360 1985–present Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2021[1]
KBR Brokdorf N|9.3457603|E|type:landmark name=Brokdorf Nuclear Power Plant

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PWR 1326 1986–present Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2021[1]
KMK Mülheim-Kärlich N|7.4861956|E|type:landmark name=Mülheim-Kärlich Nuclear Power Plant

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PWR 1219 1987–1988
THTR Hamm-Uentrop N|7.9700232|E|type:landmark name=THTR-300

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HTGR 296 1987–1988
KKE Emsland N|7.3206389|E|type:landmark name=Emsland Nuclear Power Plant

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PWR 1290 1988–present Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2022[1]
Legend:
      Reactor is currently operational        Decommissioned reactor

Types:

BWR = Boiling water reactor, FBR = Fast breeder reactor, HTGR = High-temperature gas-cooled reactor, HWCGR = ?, PHWR = Pressurized heavy-water reactor, PWR = Pressurized water reactor, VVER = Water-water energetic reactor

Thermal

Fossil

List is incomplete!

Name Height of Chimneys Year Capacity ( MW) Fuel Town Coordinates Remarks
Power Station Westerholt 1107 ft 337.5 m 1997 Coal Gelsenkirchen, Northrhine-Westphalia 36|4.48|N|7|3|52.16|E|type:landmark name=Westerholt Power Plant

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Power Plant Scholven 991 ft 302 m 2056 Coal Gelsenkirchen 36|12.84|N|7|0|7.44|E|type:landmark name=Scholven Power Plant Main

}} ; 51°36′2.06″N 7°0′16.56″E / 51.6005722°N 7.0046000°E / 51.6005722; 7.0046000 (Scholven Power Plant Main){{#coordinates:51|36|2.06|N|7|0|16.56|E|type:landmark

name=Scholven Power Plant Main

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Power Plant Jänschwalde 984 ft 300 m 1981 3000 Lignite Jänschwalde 49|56.07|N|14|27|10.89|E|type:landmark name=Jänschwalde Power Plant

}} ; 51°49′55.76″N 14°27′25.89″E / 51.8321556°N 14.4571917°E / 51.8321556; 14.4571917 (Jänschwalde Power Plant){{#coordinates:51|49|55.76|N|14|27|25.89|E|type:landmark

name=Jänschwalde Power Plant

}} ; 51°49′55.5″N 14°27′40.96″E / 51.832083°N 14.4613778°E / 51.832083; 14.4613778 (Jänschwalde Power Plant){{#coordinates:51|49|55.5|N|14|27|40.96|E|type:landmark

name=Jänschwalde Power Plant

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Power Plant Chemnitz 984 ft 300 m 195 Lignite, gas, oil Chemnitz 51|28.01|N|12|55|25.79|E|type:landmark name=Chemnitz Power Plant

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Buschhaus Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1984 380 Lignite Helmstedt, Lower-Saxony 10|18.35|N|10|58|37.89|E|type:landmark name=Buschhaus Power Plant

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Herne Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1989 950 Coal Herne, Northrhine-Westphalia 33|2.36|N|7|11|15.27|E|type:landmark name=Herne Power Plant

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Walsum Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1988 410 Coal Walsum, Northrhine-Westphalia 31|42.81|N|6|42|52.54|E|type:landmark name=Walsum Power Plant

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Lippendorf Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1967 Lignite Lippendorf, Saxony 10|36.37|N|12|22|34.94|E|type:landmark name=Lippendorf Power Plant ( demolished)

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Thierbach Power Station 984 ft 300 m Lignite Espenhain, Saxony 10|4.83|N|12|30|28.89|E|type:landmark name=Espenhain Power Plant ( demolished)

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Boxberg Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1900 Lignite Boxberg, Sachsen 24|53.95|N|14|33|41.76|E|type:landmark name=Boxberg Power Plant

}} ; 51°24′55″N 14°33′48.94″E / 51.41528°N 14.5635944°E / 51.41528; 14.5635944 (Boxberg Power Plant){{#coordinates:51|24|55|N|14|33|48.94|E|type:landmark

name=Boxberg Power Plant

}} ; 51°24′57.17″N 14°34′0.18″E / 51.4158806°N 14.5667167°E / 51.4158806; 14.5667167 (Boxberg Power Plant){{#coordinates:51|24|57.17|N|14|34|0.18|E|type:landmark

name=Boxberg Power Plant

}} ; 51°24′59.93″N 14°34′19.09″E / 51.4166472°N 14.5719694°E / 51.4166472; 14.5719694 (Boxberg Power Plant){{#coordinates:51|24|59.93|N|14|34|19.09|E|type:landmark

name=Boxberg Power Plant

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Marl-Chemiepark Power Station 984 ft 300 m Coal Marl, Northrhine-Westphalia 41|34|N|7|6|33|E|type:landmark name=Marl Power Plant ( demolished)

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Bergkamen Power Station 925 ft 282 m 1981 747 Coal Bergkamen, Northrhine-Westphalia 38|12.16|N|7|37|14.05|E|type:landmark name=Bergkamen Power Plant

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Werdohl-Elverlingsen Power Station 925 ft 282 m 637 MW Coal Werdohl, Northrhine-Westphalia 16|33.04|N|7|42|26.24|E|type:landmark name=Werdohl Power Plant

}}  ; 51°16′33.46″N 7°42′23.75″E / 51.2759611°N 7.7065972°E / 51.2759611; 7.7065972 (Werdohl Power Plant){{#coordinates:51|16|33.46|N|7|42|23.75|E|type:landmark

name=Werdohl Power Plant

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Gersteinwerk 925 ft 282 m 1984 1680 Coal Werne, Northrhine-Westphalia 40|24.79|N|7|43|14.28|E|type:landmark name=Gersteinwerk

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Ibbenbüren Power Station 902 ft 275 m 1985 770 Anthracite Ibbenbüren, Northrhine-Westphalia 17|9.11|N|7|44|45.23|E|type:landmark name=Ibbenbüren Power Plant

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Rüstersieler Power Station 902 ft 275 m 747 Coal Rüstersieler, Lower-Saxony 33|56.93|N|8|8|46.46|E|type:landmark name=Rüstersieler Power Plant

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Voerde Power Station 820 ft 250 m 1982 Coal Voerde, Northrhine-Westphalia 34|37.65|N|6|40|53.19|E|type:landmark name=Voerde Power Plant

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Grosskrotzenburg Power Station 820 ft 250 m 2000 Coal Großkrotzenburg, Hessen 5|17.76|N|8|57|5.97|E|type:landmark name=Staudinger Power Plant

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Lünen Power Station 820 ft 250 m 500 MW ( 110 MW traction current) Lünen, Northrhine-Westphalia 36|50.79|N|7|28|53.12|E|type:landmark name=Lünen Power Plant

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Unit 6 of Bremen-Hafen Power Station 820 ft 250 m 450 Coal Bremen 7|29.54|N|8|43|43.11|E|type:landmark name=Bremen-Harbour Power Plant

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Altbach Power Station 820 ft 250 m 1270 Coal Altbach, Baden-Württemberg 43|1.42|N|9|22|2.91|E|type:landmark name=Altbach Power Plant

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name=Altbach Power Plant

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Heilbronn Power Station 820 ft 250 m 1130 Coal Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg 10|31.91|N|9|12|27.19|E|type:landmark name=Heilbronn Power Plant

}} ; 49°10′29.67″N 9°12′26.47″E / 49.1749083°N 9.2073528°E / 49.1749083; 9.2073528 (Heilbronn Power Plant){{#coordinates:49|10|29.67|N|9|12|26.47|E|type:landmark

name=Heilbronn Power Plant

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Hagenwerder Power Plant, Unit III 820 ft 250 m 1972/73 Coal Görlitz/Hagenwerder, Saxony 3|42|N|14|56|55|E|type:landmark name=Haugenwerder Power Plant ( demolished)

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Wilhelmshaven Power Station (E.ON) 820 ft 250 m 1976 Wilhelmshaven, Lower Saxony
Mehrum Power Station 820 ft 250 m 690 Coal Hohenhameln, Lower Saxony 18|54.16|N|10|5|37.65|E|type:landmark name=Hohenhameln Power Plant

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Merkenich Heating Power Station 820 ft 250 m 195 Natural gas, lignite Cologne, Northrhine-Westphalia 01|5.03|N|6|57|52.14|E|type:landmark name=Merkenich Power Plant

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Marl-Chemiepark Power Station 791 ft 241 m Marl, Northrhine-Westphalia 41|4.4|N|7|5|59.62|E|type:landmark name=Marl Chemiepark

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Scholven A Power Station 789 ft 240,5 m Gelsenkirchen, Northrhine-Westphalia 35|59.83|N|7|0|20.27|E|type:landmark name=Scholven A Power Station

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Voerde Power Station 787 ft 240 m 2222 Coal Voerde, Northrhine-Westphalia 34|36.29|N|6|41|6.85|E|type:landmark name=Voerde Power Station, 240 m tall

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Bexbach Power Station 787 ft 240 m 773 Coal Bexbach, Saarland 21|48.51|N|7|14|13.38|E|type:landmark name=Bexbach Power Station

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Cuno Power Station 787 ft 240 m Herdecke, Northrhine-Westphalia 24|15.41|N|7|24|49.09|E|type:landmark name=Cuno Power Station

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Power Station Schwandorf 771 ft 235 m Lignite Schwandorf, Bavaria 18|13.82|N|12|4|39.05|E|type:landmark name=Schwandorf Power Plant

}} ; 49°18′14.42″N 12°4′35.33″E / 49.3040056°N 12.0764806°E / 49.3040056; 12.0764806 (Schwandorf Power Plant){{#coordinates:49|18|14.42|N|12|4|35.33|E|type:landmark

name=Schwandorf Power Plant

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Weiher Power Station 761 ft 232 m 680 Coal Quierschied-Weiher, Saarland 20|5.23|N|7|2|7.85|E|type:landmark name=Weiher Power Station

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Voerde Power Station 755 ft 230 m Voerde, Northrhine-Westphalia 34|43.66|N|6|40|45.13|E|type:landmark name=Voerde Power Station, 230 m tall

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Castrop-Rauxel Power Station 755 ft 230 m 290 Coal Castrop-Rauxel, Northrhine-Westphalia 34|49.37|N|7|18|49.19|E|type:landmark name=Castrop-Rauxel Power Station

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Heyden Power Station 745 ft 227 m 920 Coal Petershagen, Northrhine-Westphalia 22|53.79|N|8|59|55.2|E|type:landmark name=Heyden Power Station

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Erfurt-Ost Heating Power Station 741 ft 226 m Erfurt, Thuringia 51 00 55 N 011 02 23 E demolished
Gera-Nord Heating Power Station (3 Essen) 738 ft 225 m Gera, Thuringia 54|18.59|N|12|3|48.34|E|type:landmark name=3 Essen

}} ; 50°54′17.65″N 12°3′44.96″E / 50.9049028°N 12.0624889°E / 50.9049028; 12.0624889 (3 Essen){{#coordinates:50|54|17.65|N|12|3|44.96|E|type:landmark

name=3 Essen

}} ; 50°54′15.69″N 12°3′48.6″E / 50.9043583°N 12.063500°E / 50.9043583; 12.063500 (3 Essen){{#coordinates:50|54|15.69|N|12|3|48.6|E|type:landmark

name=3 Essen

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Jena Heating Power Station 738 ft 225 m 225 Natural gas Jena, Thuringia 53|51.53|N|11|35|12.5|E|type:landmark name=Jena Heating Power Station

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Altchemnitz Heating Power Station 738 ft 225 m Altchemnitz, Saxony 47|54.9|N|12|55|2.7|E|type:landmark name=Altchemnitz

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Schilling Power Station 722 ft 220 m 1962 Oil Stade, Lower Saxony 37|4|N|9|31|57|E|type:landmark name=Schilling Power Station ( demolished)

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Bayer-Power Station Leverkusen 722 ft 220 m Leverkusen, Northrhine-Westphalia were used until 1944 as carrier for Bayer Cross Leverkusen
Zolling power station 722 ft 220 m 449 Coal, Biomass Zolling, Bavaria 27|19.05|N|11|47|58.25|E|type:landmark name=Zolling Power Station

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West Power Station 715 ft 218 m 1970 Coal Voerde, Northrhine-Westphalia
Power Station Moers-Meerbeck 689 ft 210 m Coal Moers-Meerbeck, Northrhine-Westphalia 28|13.95|N|6|38|32.78|E|type:landmark name=Moers-Meerbeck Power Station

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Power Station Dortmund-Derne 689 ft 210 m Coal Dortmund-Derne, Northrhine-Westphalia 34|12.38|N|7|31|40.98|E|type:landmark name=Dortmund-Derne Power Station

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Gustav Knepper Power Station 689 ft 210 m 350 Coal Dortmund, Northrhine-Westphalia 34|06.52|N|7|20|56.77|E|type:landmark name=Dortmund-Derne Power Station

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Offleben Power Station 679 ft 207 m Lignite Offleben, Lower Saxony 08|45.64|N|11|01|41.92|E|type:landmark name=Offleben Power Station

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Dresden-Reick Heating Power Station 669 ft 204 m Dresden-Reick, Saxony 1|28.14|N|13|46|59.78|E|type:landmark name=Dresden-Reick

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Power Station Franken II 663 ft 202 m 1963/64 Erlangen, Bavaria 33|47|N|10|58|25|E|type:landmark name=Franken II Power Station ( demolished)

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Power Station Mannheim-Neckarau 656 ft 200 m 1521 MW ( 123 MW traction current) Coal Mannheim-Neckarau, Baden-Württemberg 26|40|N|8|29|53|E|type:landmark name=Mannheim Power Plant

}} ; 49°26′36.73″N 8°30′9.76″E / 49.4435361°N 8.5027111°E / 49.4435361; 8.5027111 (Mannheim Power Plant){{#coordinates:49|26|36.73|N|8|30|9.76|E|type:landmark

name=Mannheim Power Plant

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Essen-Karnap Incineration Plant 656 ft 200 m Waste Essen-Karnap, Northrhine-Westphalia 30|53.98|N|6|59|37.93|E|type:landmark name=Karnap

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Power Station Hamm-Schmehausen 656 ft 200 m 850 Natural gas Hamm-Schmehausen, Northrhine-Westphalia 40|49.1|N|7|58|12.7|E|type:landmark name=Hamm-Schmehausen Power Plant

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Frimmersdorf Power Station 656 ft 200 m 2265 Lignite Frimmersdorf, Northrhine-Westphalia 3|16.19|N|6|34|33.31|E|type:landmark name=Frimmersdorf Power Station

}} ; 51°3′19.76″N 6°34′34.7″E / 51.0554889°N 6.576306°E / 51.0554889; 6.576306 (Frimmersdorf Power Station){{#coordinates:51|3|19.76|N|6|34|34.7|E|type:landmark

name=Frimmersdorf Power Station

}} ; 51°3′28.02″N 6°34′38.65″E / 51.0577833°N 6.5774028°E / 51.0577833; 6.5774028 (Frimmersdorf Power Station){{#coordinates:51|3|28.02|N|6|34|38.65|E|type:landmark

name=Frimmersdorf Power Station

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Irsching Power Station 656 ft 200 m 890 Natural gas, oil Irsching, Bavaria 46|1.32|N|11|34|45.19|E|type:landmark name=Irsching Power Station

}} ; 48°46′1.48″N 11°34′49.46″E / 48.7670778°N 11.5804056°E / 48.7670778; 11.5804056 (Irsching Power Station){{#coordinates:48|46|1.48|N|11|34|49.46|E|type:landmark

name=Irsching Power Station

}} ; 48°46′1.43″N 11°34′52.92″E / 48.7670639°N 11.5813667°E / 48.7670639; 11.5813667 (Irsching Power Station){{#coordinates:48|46|1.43|N|11|34|52.92|E|type:landmark

name=Irsching Power Station

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Ingolstadt Power Station 656 ft 200 m 840 Oil Ingolstadt, Bavaria 45|43.23|N|11|30|11.73|E|type:landmark name=Ingolstadt Power Station

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Lauchhammer-South Heating Plant 656 ft 200 m Lauchhammer, Saxony 51 28 14 N 013 46 46 E demolished in 2002
Schkopau Power Station 656 ft 200 m 916 MW ( 110 MW traction current) Lignite Schkopau, Saxony-Anhalt 23|54.44|N|11|57|1.17|E|type:landmark name=Schkopau Power Station

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Schwedt Power Station 656 ft 200 m Schwedt, Brandenburg 5|54.06|N|14|13|10.34|E|type:landmark name=Schwedt Power Station

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Asdonkshof Waste Incineration Plant 656 ft 200 m 1995 Waste Kamp-Lintfort, Northrhine-Westphalia 31|23.17|N|6|34|31.96|E|type:landmark name=Asdonkshof Waste Incineration Plant

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Braunschweig-Mitte Heating Power Plant 650 ft 198 m 1983 319 Braunschweig, Lower-Saxony 16|43.57|N|10|30|53.96|E| name=Braunschweig-Mitte Heating Power Plant

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Wuppertal-Elberfeld Heating Power Plant 650 ft 198 m 100 Wuppertal 14|54.19|N|7|7|7.61|E| name=Wuppertal-Elberfeld Heating Power Plant

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Bremen-Mittelsbüren Power Plant 646 ft 197 m 280 MW ( also traction current) Bremen 07|44.33|N|8|41|0.22|E| name=Bremen-Mittelsbüren Heating Power Plant

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Neurath Power Plant 640 ft 195 m 2100 Grevenbroich 02|16.15|N|6|36|42.77|E| name=Neurath Heating Power Plant

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Robert Frank Power Plant 594 ft 181 m 500 Landesbergen
Ensdorf Power Plant 591 ft 180 m 430 Ensdorf 17|40.04|N|6|46|18.13|E| name=Ensdorf Heating Power Plant

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Stuttgart-Münster Power Plant 591 ft 180 m 164 Stuttgart 48|55.31|N|9|13|11.07|E| name=Stuttgart-Münster Heating Power Plant

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Weisweiler Power Plant 591 ft 180 m 2293 Eschweiler 50|21.14|N|6|19|25.88|E| name=Weisweiler Power Plant

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Römerbrücke Heating Power Plant 581 ft 177 m 110 Saarbrücken 13|25.15|N|7|00|53.71|E| name=Römerbrücke Heating Power Plant

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Munich-South Heating Power Plant 574 ft 175 m 698 Natural gas, oil Munich 6|50.53|N|11|33|20.82|E| name=Munich-South Heating Power Plant

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Pleinting Power Plant 574 ft 175 m 725 Pleinting 40|8.78|N|13|6|31|E| name=Pleinting Power Plant

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Black Pump Power Plant 564 ft 172 m 1600 Lignite Spremberg 32|8.93|N|14|21|17.11|E| name=Black Pump Power Plant

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Berlin-Klingenberg Power Plant 554 ft 169 m 188 Berlin 29|24.09|N|13|29|45.39|E| name=Berlin-Klingenberg Power Plant

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Berlin-Lichtenberg Power Plant 554 ft 169 m 36 Berlin 31|24.25|N|13|31|19.96|E| name=Berlin-Lichtenberg Power Plant

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Datteln Power Plant 541 ft 165 m 303 MW ( also traction current) Datteln 37|48.16|N|7|19|52.73|E| name=Datteln Power Plant

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Emsland Natural Gas Power Plant 525 ft 160 m 864 Natural gas Lingen 28|50.93|N|7|18|20.11|E| name=Emsland Natural Gas Power Plant

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Stuttgart-Gaisburg Power Plant 525 ft 160 m 60 Stuttgart 46|56.09|N|9|13|52.81|E| name=Stuttgart-Gaisburg Power Plant

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Völklingen-Fenne Power Plant 525 ft 160 m 600 Völklingen 14|58.48|N|6|52|53.2|E| name=Völklingen-Fenne Power Plant

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Wolfsburg-West Heating Power Plant 525 ft 160 m 300 Wolfsburg
Marbach Power Plant 525 ft 160 m Marbach 55|38.89|N|9|13|48.26|E| name=Marbach Power Plant

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Berlin-Lichterfelde Power Plant 518 ft 158 m 450 Berlin 25|29.81|N|13|18|35.4|E| name=Berlin-Lichterfelde Power Plant

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Wedel Heating Power Plant 495 ft 151 m Wedel 33|59.25|N|9|43|32.14|E| name=Wedel Heating Power Plant

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Bremen-Farge Power Plant 492 ft 150 m 343 Bremen 12|7.65|N|8|30|57.96|E| name=Bremen-Farge Power Plant

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Franken I Power Plant 492 ft 150 m 843 Nuremberg 25|14.88|N|11|00|27.64|E| name=Franken I Power Plant

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Lausward Power Plant 492 ft 150 m 520 MW ( also traction current) Düsseldorf 13|15.03|N|6|43|53.66|E| name=Lausward Power Plant

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Lingen Reffinery Power Plant 492 ft 150 m 68 Lingen 33|43.33|N|7|18|9.49|E| name=Lingen Reffinery Power Plant

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Walheim Power Plant 486 ft 148 m 253 Coal Walheim 01|6.38|N|9|9|26.39|E| name=Walheim Power Plant

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Rostock Power Plant 464 ft 141.5 m 600 Coal Rostock 08|34.24|N|12|7|58.62|E| name=Rostock Power Plant

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Flensburg Heating Power Plant 459 ft 140 m 170 Flensburg
Veltheim Power Plant 459 ft 140 m 880 Veltheim
Karlsruhe-West Heating Power Plant 459 ft 140 m 170 Karlsruhe 0|50.98|N|8|20|51.56|E| name=Karlsruhe-West Heating Power Plant

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Wuppertal-Barmen Heating Power Plant 449 ft 137 m 56 Wuppertal 16|8.86|N|7|12|1.71|E| name=Wuppertal-Barmen Heating Power Plant

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Bochum Heating Power Plant 427 ft 130 m 21 Bochum 27|5.69|N|7|13|10.73|E| name=Bochum Heating Power Plant

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Munich-North Heating Power Plant 427 ft 130 m 360 Coal Munich 10|52.44|N|11|38|23.36|E| name=Munich-North Heating Power Plant

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Goldenberg Power Plant 410 ft 125 m 171 Hürth 51|40.47|N|6|50|7.34|E| name=Goldenberg Power Plant

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Berlin-Reutter/West Power Plant 400 ft 122 m 600 Berlin-Charlottenburg 32|4.45|N|13|14|40.32|E| name=Berlin-Reutter/West Power Plant

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Berlin-Reutter 400 ft 122 m 165 Berlin-Charlottenburg 31|51.89|N|13|14|44.49|E| name=Berlin-Reutter Power Plant

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Emden Power Plant 394 ft 120 m 450 Emden
Sindelfingen Heating Power Plant 394 ft 120 m Sindelfingen 41|48.83|N|8|59|57.39|E| name=Sindelfingen Heat Power Plant

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Berlin-Buch Power Plant 394 ft 120 m 1974 5 Berlin 38|6|N|13|30|37.17|E| name=Berlin-Buchholz Power Plant

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Wolfsburg Heating Power Plant 387 ft 118 m 140 Wolfsburg
Kiel Power Plant 371 ft 113 m 354 Kiel
Hannover-Herrenhausen Power Plant 361 ft 110 m 105 Hannover
Berlin-Charlottenburg Heating Power Plant 341 ft 104 m 215 Berlin-Charlottenburg 31|19.76|N|13|18|31.18|E| name=Berlin-Charlottenburg Heating Power Plant

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Berlin-Wilmersdorf Heating Power Plant 335 ft 102 m 330 Berlin-Mitte 28|53.89|N|13|18|28.32|E| name=Berlin-Wilmersdorf Heating Power Plant

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Berlin-Mitte Heating Power Plant 328 ft 100 m 440 Berlin-Mitte 30|41.73|N|13|25|15.57|E| name=Berlin-Mitte Heating Power Plant

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Hannover-Linden Power Plant 328 ft 100 m 100 Hannover
Gemeinschaftskraftwerk Schweinfurt 320 ft 97.5 m Coal, Waste 126 Schweinfurt 1|48.31|N|10|13|24.98|E| name=Gemeinschaftskraftwerk Schweinfurt

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Bridge of Nossen Heating Power Plant 262 ft 80 m 270 Dresden 02|30.47|N|13|42|29.6|E| name=Bridge of Nossen Heating Power Plant

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Ingolstadt Waste Incineration Plant 262 ft 80 m Ingolstadt
Shamrock Power Plant 249 ft 76 m 132 Herne
GuD-Heating Station Knapsack 230 ft 70 m 800 Hürth
Hannover-Stöcken Power Plant 230 ft 70 m 230 Hannover 25|13|N|9|38|51.03|E| name=Hannover-Stöcken Power Plant

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Leuna Power Station 230 ft 70 m 158 Leuna 17|53.19|N|12|01|10.22|E| name=Leuna Power Plant

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Kirchmöser Power Station 230 ft 70 m 160 MW ( traction current) Brandenburg 23|40.55|N|12|25|4.97|E| name=Kirchmöser Power Plant

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Kirchlengern Power Plant 217 ft 66 m 182 Kirchlengern
Magdeburg Waste Power Plant 197 ft 60 m 150 Magdeburg
Kempten Waste Power Plant 197 ft 60 m Kempten
Berlin-Moabit Heating Power Plant 150 Berlin-Moabit 32|15|N|13|20|45|E| name=Berlin-Moabit Heating Power Plant

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Berrenrath Industrial Power Plant 107 Berrenrath 51|55.2|N|6|49|26.8|E| name=Berrenrath Industrial Power Plant

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Bremen-Hastedt Power Plant 280 Bremen 03|35.2|N|8|52|23.4|E| name=Bremen-Hastedt Power Plant

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Freimann Heating Power Plant 160 Natural gas Munich 11|18|N|11|36|42|E| name=Freimann Heating Power Plant

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West Heating Power Plant 410 ft 125 m 244 Frankfurt
Ahrensfelde Power Plant 89 ft 27 m 152 Ahrensfelde
Trianel GuD-Power Plant Hamm-Uentrop 2007 850 Gas Hamm
Huckingen Power Plant 600 Duisburg-Huckingen
Dormagen Power Plant 410 Dormagen
Thyrow Gas Turbine Power Plant 300 Thyrow
Frankfurt Traction Current Power Plant 1966 12 Frankfurt 05|48.88|N|8|39|5.26|E| name=Frankfurt Traction Current Power Plant

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Kassel Power Plant 34 Kassel
Bremen-Findorff Waste Incineration Plant 15.3 Bremen 6|51|N|8|49|1|E| name=Bremen-Findorff Waste Incineration Plant

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Baunatal Heating Power Plant 42 Kassel-Baunatal
Emden-Biomass Power Plant 20 Emden
Berlin-Köpenick Power Plant 10 Berlin 26|7|N|13|34|54|E| name=Berlin-Köpenick Power Plant

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Hannover-Kronsberg Heating Power Plant 1.17 Hannover-Kronsberg
Völklingen-Scheiben Power Plant Völklingen
Weissenhorn Waste Incineration Plant Weissenhorn
Hermann Wenzel Power Plant Duisburg

Hydroelectric

Station Capacity (MW) Town Geographical coordinates Status
Bad Abbach Power Station 3.5 MW ( traction current) Bad Abbach N|12.01305556|E name=Bad Abbach Power Station

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Aufkirchen Power Station 40 ( 13 MW traction current) Aufkirchen N|11.8577135|E name=Aufkirchen Power Station

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Bad Säckingen Power Station 73.6 Bad Säckingen N|7.956714|E name=Bad Säckingen Power Station

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Bergheim Power Station 23.7 ( only traction current) Bad Säckingen N|11.2729812|E name=Bergheim Power Station

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Bertoldsheim Power Station 18.9 ( only traction current) Rennertshofen N|11.0208321|E name=Bertoldsheim Power Station

}} || Operational

Bettenberg Power Station 0.2 Nagold N|8.73715|E name=Bettenberg Power Station

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Bittenbrunn Power Station 20.2 ( only traction current) Bittenbrunn N|11.1436504|E name=Bittenbrunn Power Station

}} || Operational

Dettingen Power Station 11 Dettingen N|10.133225|E name=Dettingen Power Station

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Eitting Power Station  ? ( only traction current) Eitting N|11.8827975|E name=Eitting Power Station

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Fankel Power Station 16.4 Fankel N|7.227222|E name=Eitting Power Station

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Forggensee Dam 45.5 Rosshaupten N|10.7497251|E name=Forggensee Dam

}} || Operational

Iffezheim Power Station 104 Iffezheim N|8.1104851|E name=Iffezheim Power Station

}} || Operational

Ingolstadt Hydroelectric Power Station 19.8 ( only traction current) Ingolstadt N|11.4119518|E name=Ingolstadt Hydroelectric Power Station

}} || Operational

Kachlet Power Station 52 Passau N|13.4073865|E name=Kachlet Power Station

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Koblenz Power Station 16 Koblenz N|7.581553|E name=Koblenz Power Station

}} || Operational

Laufenburg Power Station 106 Laufenburg N|8.0480593|E name=Laufenburg Power Station

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Möhne Dam 7.04 Günne N|8.0589706|E name=Möhne Dam

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Mühlhausen Power Station 1.68 Mühlacker N|8.90195|E name=Mühlhausen Power Station

}} || Operational

Pfrombach Power Station  ? ( also traction current) Pfrombach N|11.9928968|E name=Pfrombach Power Station

}} || Operational

Rheinfelden Power Station 25.7 Rheinfelden N|7.8126848|E name=Rheinfelden Power Station

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Ryburg-Schwörstadt Power Station 120 Schwörstadt N|7.8338555|E name=Ryburg-Schwörstadt Power Station

}} || Operational

Serrig Power Station 12.1 Serrig N|6.592558|E name=Serrig Power Station

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Walchensee Hydroelectric Power Station 124 ( 52 MW traction current) Kochel am See N|11.3374454|E name=Walchensee Hydroelectric Power Station

}} || Operational

Wendefurth Power Station 80 Wendefurth N|10.9071493|E name=Wendefurth Power Station

}} || Operational

Wyhlen Dam 38.5 Grenzach-Wyhlen N|7.7076817|E name=Wyhlen Dam

}} || Operational

Schärding-Neuhaus Power Station 96 Neuhaus am Inn N|13.4388113|E name=Schärding-Neuhaus Power Station

}} || Operational

Sylvenstein Dam 7 Langleger N|11.549651|E name=Sylvenstein Dam

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Söse Dam 1.44 Osterode am Harz N|10.310626|E name=Söse Dam

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Pumped-storage hydroelectric

Station Capacity gen
(MW)
Capacity pump
(MW)
Location Coordinates Status
Albbecken Pumped Storage Station ( Witznau Pumped Storage Station) 220 128 Witznau N|8.2514513|E name=Albbecken Pumped Storage Station

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Bleiloch Pumped Storage Station 80  ? Remptendorf N|11.7150521|E name=Bleiloch Pumped Storage Station

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Dhron Valley Dam 8.1  ? Heidenburg N|6.8985558|E name=Dhron Valley Dam

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Erzhausen Pumped Storage Station 250  ? Erzhausen N|9.9248707|E name=Erzhausen Pumped Storage Station

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Geesthacht Pumped Storage Station 131  ? Geesthacht N|10.3936458|E name=Geesthacht Pumped Storage Station

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Glems Pumped Storage Station 90  ? Glems N|9.2872453|E name=Glems Pumped Storage Station

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Goldisthal Pumped Storage Station 1060  ? Goldisthal N|11.0044706|E name=Goldisthal Pumped Storage Station

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Happurg Pumped Storage Station 176  ? Happurg N|11.4747262|E name=Happurg Pumped Storage Station

}} || Operational

Häusern Pumped Storage Station 140  ? Häusern N|8.1883067|E name=Häusern Pumped Storage Station

}} || Operational

Hohenwarte II Pumped Storage Station 320  ? Hohenwarte N|11.4749408|E name=Hohenwarte II Pumped Storage Station

}} || Operational

Hotzenwald Pumped Storage Station 992  ? Wehr N|7.9256701|E name=Hotzenwald Pumped Storage Station

}} || Operational

Koepchenwerk Pumped Storage Station 153  ? Herdecke N|7.4541378|E name=Koepchenwerk Pumped Storage Station

}} || Operational

Langenprozelten Pumped Storage Station 160 ( only traction current)  ? Langenprozelten N|9.5813522|E name=Langenprozelten Pumped Storage Station

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Leitzach Pumped Storage Station 93  ? Vagen N|11.8701214|E name=Leitzach Pumped Storage Station

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Markersbach Pumped Storage Station 1050  ? Markersbach N|12.8806436|E name=Markersbach Pumped Storage Station

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Mittweida Pumped Storage Station 1.65  ? Mittweida N|13.0066431|E name=Mittweida Pumped Storage Station

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Niederwartha Pumped Storage Station 120  ? Niederwartha N|13.6100435|E name=Niederwartha Pumped Storage Station

}} || Operational

Oder Valley Dam 5.04  ? Bad Lauterberg N|10.5031013|E name=Oder Valley Dam

}} || Operational

Ortenberg-Lissberg Pumped Storage Station 2.3  ? Ortenberg N|9.092592|E name=Ortenberg-Lissberg Pumped Storage Station

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Reisach Pumped Storage Station 105  ? Reisach N|12.2845924|E name=Reisach Pumped Storage Station

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Rönkhausen Pumped Storage Station 160  ? Rönkhausen-Glinge N|7.9933155|E name=Rönkhausen Pumped Storage Station

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Rudolf-Fettweis-Power Plant 44  ? Forbach N|8.3530855|E name=Rudolf-Fettweis-Power Plant

}} || Operational

Rusel Power Plant 44  ? Deggendorf-Mietraching N|13.0070293|E name=Rusel Power Plant

}} || Operational

Säckingen Pumped Storage Station 472  ? Bad Säckingen N|7.9536295|E name=Säckingen Pumped Storage Station

}} || Operational

Tanzmühle Pumped Storage Station 25.2  ? Döllnitz N|12.281127|E name=Tanzmühle Pumped Storage Station

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Waldeck I Pumped Storage Station 146  ? Hemfurth-Edersee N|9.0463078|E name=Waldeck I Pumped Storage Station

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Waldeck II Pumped Storage Station 440  ? Hemfurth-Edersee N|9.0465868|E name=Waldeck II Pumped Storage Station

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Waldshut Pumped Storage Station 176  ? Waldshut N|8.192625|E name=Waldshut Pumped Storage Station

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Warmutsgund Pumped Storage Station 4.72  ? Obersdorf N|10.2657473|E name=Warmutsgund Pumped Storage Station

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Wendefurth Pumped Storage Station 80  ? Wendefurth N|10.9072566|E name=Wendefurth Pumped Storage Station

}} || Operational

Wisenta Pumped Storage Station 3.3  ? Crispendorf N|11.7171872|E name=Wisenta Pumped Storage Station

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Photovoltaic

Germany's largest photovoltaic (PV) power plants[5]
Peak Power
(MW)
Location Description Production
(MW·h/year)
Capacity factor Coordinates
145 Neuhardenberg Solar Park[6] 36|49.62|N|14|14|32.64|E| name=Neuhardenberg Solar Park

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54 Strasskirchen Strasskirchen Solar Park
53 Lieberose Photovoltaic Park [7][8] 0.11
45 Kothen Solar Park
42 Finsterwalde Solar Park
40 Muldentalkreis 550,000 thin-film modules
(see Waldpolenz Solar Park)
40,000 0.11 19|43|N|12|39|20|E|scale:10000 name=

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28 Amsdorf Solar Park[9] 28|N|11|44|E name=Amsdorf Solar Park

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27.5 Solarpark Heideblick[10] 50|N|13|40|E name=Solarpark Heideblick

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26.5 Solarpark Eiche[11] 34|N|13|36|E name=Solarpark Eiche

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25.7 Lauingen Energy Park[12] 26,980 32|13|N|10|25|27|E| name=Lauingen Energy Park

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12 Arnstein 1408 SOLON mover
(see Erlasee Solar Park)
14,000 0.13 0|10|N|9|55|15|E| name=

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10 Pocking 57,912 solar modules
(see Pocking Solar Park)
11,500 0.13 22|4|N|13|17|55|E| name=

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6.3 Mühlhausen 57,600 solar modules
(see Bavaria Solarpark)
6,750 0.12 09|29|N|11|25|59|E|scale:5000 name=

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5 Bürstadt 30,000 BP Solar modules 4,200 0.10 39|N|8|28|E name=

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5 Espenhain 33,500 Shell Solar modules 5,000 0.11 12|N|12|31|E name=

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4 Merseburg 25,000 BP solar modules
(see Geiseltalsee Solarpark)
3,400 0.10 22|N|12|0|E name=

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4 Gottelborn 50,000 solar modules 8,200 0.23 21|N|7|2|E name=

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4 Hemau 32,740 solar modules 3,900 0.11 3|N|11|47|E name=

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3.3 Dingolfing Solara, Sharp and Kyocera solar modules 3,050 0.11 38|N|12|30|E name=

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1.9 Guenching Sharp solar modules
(see Bavaria Solarpark)
- 16|N|11|34|E name=

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1.9 Minihof Sharp solar modules
(see Bavaria Solarpark)
- n.a.

See also

References