List of power stations in Germany

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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[edit]

Name Location Geographical Coordinates Type Capacity
(MWe)
Operational Notes
VAK Kahl am Main 50°03′33″N 8°59′14″E / 50.0591294°N 8.9871812°E / 50.0591294; 8.9871812 (Kahl Nuclear Power Plant) BWR 15 1960-1985
MZFR Leopoldshafen 49°06′16″N 8°25′57″E / 49.1043102°N 8.4325862°E / 49.1043102; 8.4325862 (MZFR) PHWR 52 1965–1984
AVR Jülich 50°54′11″N 6°25′17″E / 50.9030599°N 6.4213693°E / 50.9030599; 6.4213693 (AVR) HTGR 13 1966–1988
KKR Rheinsberg 53°08′50″N 12°59′25″E / 53.1472465°N 12.9903674°E / 53.1472465; 12.9903674 (Rheinsberg Nuclear Power Plant) VVER 62 1966-1990 GDR plant, shut down after German reunification
KRB Unit A Gundremmingen 48°30′48″N 10°24′07″E / 48.513264°N 10.4020357°E / 48.513264; 10.4020357 (Gundremmingen Nuclear Power Plant, Unit A) BWR 238 1966-1977
KRB Unit B Gundremmingen 48°30′53″N 10°24′09″E / 48.5148276°N 10.402379°E / 48.5148276; 10.402379 (Gundremmingen Nuclear Power Plant, Unit B) BWR 1284 1984- Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2017 [1]
KRB Unit C Gundremmingen 48°30′56″N 10°24′07″E / 48.5155383°N 10.4020786°E / 48.5155383; 10.4020786 (Gundremmingen Nuclear Power Plant, Unit C) BWR 1288 1985- Scheduled for shut down on 31 December 2021[1]
KWO Obrigheim 49°21′52″N 9°04′35″E / 49.364503°N 9.076252°E / 49.364503; 9.076252 (Obrigheim Nuclear Power Plant) PWR 340 1968–2005
KWL Lingen 52°28′59″N 7°18′02″E / 52.4831853°N 7.3005223°E / 52.4831853; 7.3005223 (Lingen Nuclear Power Plant) BWR 250 1968-1977
HDR Grosswelzheim 50°03′19″N 8°59′06″E / 50.0551446°N 8.9848691°E / 50.0551446; 8.9848691 (HDR) BWR 23 1969-1971
KKS Stade 53°37′12″N 9°31′50″E / 53.6200685°N 9.5306289°E / 53.6200685; 9.5306289 (Stade Nuclear Power Plant) PWR 640 1972-2003
KKN Niederaichbach 48°36′21″N 12°18′00″E / 48.6058015°N 12.3000848°E / 48.6058015; 12.3000848 (Niederaichbach Nuclear Power Plant ( demolished)) HWCGR 100 1973-1974
KGR Greifswald 54°08′30″N 13°39′30″E / 54.1417497°N 13.6583877°E / 54.1417497; 13.6583877 (Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1) VVER 408 1974-1990 GDR plant, shut down after German reunification
54°08′30″N 13°39′35″E / 54.1417623°N 13.6597395°E / 54.1417623; 13.6597395 (Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 2) VVER 408 1975-1990
54°08′29″N 13°39′45″E / 54.1415235°N 13.6624217°E / 54.1415235; 13.6624217 (Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 3) VVER 408 1978-1990
54°08′29″N 13°39′49″E / 54.1414229°N 13.663644°E / 54.1414229; 13.663644 (Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 4) VVER 408 1979-1990
54°08′26″N 13°39′59″E / 54.140631°N 13.6664128°E / 54.140631; 13.6664128 (Greifswald Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 5) VVER 408 1989-1990
KWB Biblis 49°42′34″N 8°24′57″E / 49.709331°N 8.415865°E / 49.709331; 8.415865 (Biblis Nuclear Power Plant, Unit !) PWR 1176 (Unit A) 1975-2011 [2]
49°42′32″N 8°24′48″E / 49.7089474°N 8.413285°E / 49.7089474; 8.413285 (Biblis Nuclear Power Plant, Unit B) PWR 1240 (Unit B) 1977-2011
KWW Würgassen 51°38′23″N 9°23′30″E / 51.6396481°N 9.3915617°E / 51.6396481; 9.3915617 (Würgassen Nuclear Power Plant) BWR 640 1975-1994
GKN Neckarwestheim 49°02′24″N 9°10′20″E / 49.0401151°N 9.1721088°E / 49.0401151; 9.1721088 (Neckarwestheim Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1) PWR 785 (including traction current) 1976-2011
49°02′26″N 9°10′32″E / 49.0406214°N 9.1755903°E / 49.0406214; 9.1755903 (Neckarwestheim Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 2) PWR 1269 1989- Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2022 [1]
KKB Brunsbüttel 53°53′29″N 9°12′02″E / 53.8913533°N 9.2005777°E / 53.8913533; 9.2005777 (Brunsbüttel Nuclear Power Plant) BWR 771 1977-2011
KKI (Isar) Essenbach 48°36′16″N 12°17′50″E / 48.6044748°N 12.2972095°E / 48.6044748; 12.2972095 (Isar Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1) BWR 870 (Unit 1) 1979-2011
48°36′20″N 12°17′35″E / 48.6055532°N 12.2931647°E / 48.6055532; 12.2931647 (Isar Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 2) PWR 1365 (Unit 2) 1988- Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2022 [1]
KKU (Unterweser) Stadland 53°25′46″N 8°28′39″E / 53.4293465°N 8.4774649°E / 53.4293465; 8.4774649 (Unterweser Nuclear Power Plant) PWR 1285 1979-2011
KNK Leopoldshafen 49°05′50″N 8°25′58″E / 49.0973279°N 8.4327739°E / 49.0973279; 8.4327739 (KNK) FBR 17 1979-1991
KKP Philippsburg 49°15′05″N 8°26′08″E / 49.2513078°N 8.4356761°E / 49.2513078; 8.4356761 (Philippsburg Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 1) BWR 890 (Unit 1) 1980-2011
49°15′05″N 8°26′08″E / 49.2513078°N 8.4356761°E / 49.2513078; 8.4356761 (Philippsburg Nuclear Power Plant, Unit 2) PWR 1358 (Unit 2) 1985- Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2019 [1]
KKG Grafenrheinfeld 49°59′03″N 10°11′05″E / 49.9841308°N 10.1846373°E / 49.9841308; 10.1846373 (Grafenrheinfeld Nuclear Power Plant) PWR 1275 1982- Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2015 [1]
KKK (Krümmel) Geesthacht 53°24′38″N 10°24′33″E / 53.4104656°N 10.4091597°E / 53.4104656; 10.4091597 (Krümmel Nuclear Power Plant) BWR 1260 1984-2011
KWG Grohnde 52°02′06″N 9°24′35″E / 52.0348748°N 9.4097793°E / 52.0348748; 9.4097793 (Grohnde Nuclear Power Plant) PWR 1360 1985- Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2021 [1]
KBR Brokdorf 53°51′02″N 9°20′45″E / 53.850666°N 9.3457603°E / 53.850666; 9.3457603 (Brokdorf Nuclear Power Plant) PWR 1326 1986- Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2021 [1]
KMK Mülheim-Kärlich 50°24′32″N 7°29′10″E / 50.408791°N 7.4861956°E / 50.408791; 7.4861956 (Mülheim-Kärlich Nuclear Power Plant) PWR 1219 1987-1988
THTR Hamm-Uentrop 51°40′43″N 7°58′12″E / 51.6786228°N 7.9700232°E / 51.6786228; 7.9700232 (THTR-300) HTGR 296 1987-1988
KKE Emsland 52°28′18″N 7°19′14″E / 52.4716974°N 7.3206389°E / 52.4716974; 7.3206389 (Emsland Nuclear Power Plant) PWR 1290 1988- Scheduled for shut down: Dec. 31, 2022 [1]

Thermal[edit]

Fossil[edit]

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 51°36′4.48″N 7°3′52.16″E / 51.6012444°N 7.0644889°E / 51.6012444; 7.0644889 (Westerholt Power Plant) demolished in 2006
Power Plant Scholven 991 ft 302 m 2056 Coal Gelsenkirchen 51°36′12.84″N 7°0′7.44″E / 51.6035667°N 7.0020667°E / 51.6035667; 7.0020667 (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)
Power Plant Jänschwalde 984 ft 300 m 1981 3000 Lignite Jänschwalde 51°49′56.07″N 14°27′10.89″E / 51.8322417°N 14.4530250°E / 51.8322417; 14.4530250 (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) ; 51°49′55.5″N 14°27′40.96″E / 51.832083°N 14.4613778°E / 51.832083; 14.4613778 (Jänschwalde Power Plant)
Power Plant Chemnitz 984 ft 300 m 195 Lignite, gas, oil Chemnitz 50°51′28.01″N 12°55′25.79″E / 50.8577806°N 12.9238306°E / 50.8577806; 12.9238306 (Chemnitz Power Plant)
Buschhaus Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1984 380 Lignite Helmstedt, Lower-Saxony 52°10′18.35″N 10°58′37.89″E / 52.1717639°N 10.9771917°E / 52.1717639; 10.9771917 (Buschhaus Power Plant)
Herne Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1989 950 Coal Herne, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°33′2.36″N 7°11′15.27″E / 51.5506556°N 7.1875750°E / 51.5506556; 7.1875750 (Herne Power Plant)
Walsum Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1988 410 Coal Walsum, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°31′42.81″N 6°42′52.54″E / 51.5285583°N 6.7145944°E / 51.5285583; 6.7145944 (Walsum Power Plant)
Lippendorf Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1967 Lignite Lippendorf, Saxony 51°10′36.37″N 12°22′34.94″E / 51.1767694°N 12.3763722°E / 51.1767694; 12.3763722 (Lippendorf Power Plant ( demolished)) demolished in 2005
Thierbach Power Station 984 ft 300 m Lignite Espenhain, Saxony 51°10′4.83″N 12°30′28.89″E / 51.1680083°N 12.5080250°E / 51.1680083; 12.5080250 (Espenhain Power Plant ( demolished)) demolished
Boxberg Power Station 984 ft 300 m 1900 Lignite Boxberg, Sachsen 51°24′53.95″N 14°33′41.76″E / 51.4149861°N 14.5616000°E / 51.4149861; 14.5616000 (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) ; 51°24′57.17″N 14°34′0.18″E / 51.4158806°N 14.5667167°E / 51.4158806; 14.5667167 (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)
Marl-Chemiepark Power Station 984 ft 300 m Coal Marl, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°41′34″N 7°6′33″E / 51.69278°N 7.10917°E / 51.69278; 7.10917 (Marl Power Plant ( demolished)) demolished
Bergkamen Power Station 925 ft 282 m 1981 747 Coal Bergkamen, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°38′12.16″N 7°37′14.05″E / 51.6367111°N 7.6205694°E / 51.6367111; 7.6205694 (Bergkamen Power Plant)
Werdohl-Elverlingsen Power Station 925 ft 282 m 637 MW Coal Werdohl, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°16′33.04″N 7°42′26.24″E / 51.2758444°N 7.7072889°E / 51.2758444; 7.7072889 (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)
Gersteinwerk 925 ft 282 m 1984 1680 Coal Werne, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°40′24.79″N 7°43′14.28″E / 51.6735528°N 7.7206333°E / 51.6735528; 7.7206333 (Gersteinwerk)
Ibbenbüren Power Station 902 ft 275 m 1985 770 Anthracite Ibbenbüren, Northrhine-Westphalia 52°17′9.11″N 7°44′45.23″E / 52.2858639°N 7.7458972°E / 52.2858639; 7.7458972 (Ibbenbüren Power Plant)
Rüstersieler Power Station 902 ft 275 m 747 Coal Rüstersieler, Lower-Saxony 53°33′56.93″N 8°8′46.46″E / 53.5658139°N 8.1462389°E / 53.5658139; 8.1462389 (Rüstersieler Power Plant)
Voerde Power Station 820 ft 250 m 1982 Coal Voerde, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°34′37.65″N 6°40′53.19″E / 51.5771250°N 6.6814417°E / 51.5771250; 6.6814417 (Voerde Power Plant)
Grosskrotzenburg Power Station 820 ft 250 m 2000 Coal Großkrotzenburg, Hessen 50°5′17.76″N 8°57′5.97″E / 50.0882667°N 8.9516583°E / 50.0882667; 8.9516583 (Staudinger Power Plant)
Lünen Power Station 820 ft 250 m 500 MW ( 110 MW traction current) Lünen, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°36′50.79″N 7°28′53.12″E / 51.6141083°N 7.4814222°E / 51.6141083; 7.4814222 (Lünen Power Plant)
Unit 6 of Bremen-Hafen Power Station 820 ft 250 m 450 Coal Bremen 53°7′29.54″N 8°43′43.11″E / 53.1248722°N 8.7286417°E / 53.1248722; 8.7286417 (Bremen-Harbour Power Plant)
Altbach Power Station 820 ft 250 m 1270 Coal Altbach, Baden-Württemberg 48°43′1.42″N 9°22′2.91″E / 48.7170611°N 9.3674750°E / 48.7170611; 9.3674750 (Altbach Power Plant) ; 48°43′2.77″N 9°22′26.82″E / 48.7174361°N 9.3741167°E / 48.7174361; 9.3741167 (Altbach Power Plant)
Heilbronn Power Station 820 ft 250 m 1130 Coal Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg 49°10′31.91″N 9°12′27.19″E / 49.1755306°N 9.2075528°E / 49.1755306; 9.2075528 (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)
Hagenwerder Power Plant, Unit III 820 ft 250 m 1972/73 Coal Görlitz/Hagenwerder, Saxony 51°3′42″N 14°56′55″E / 51.06167°N 14.94861°E / 51.06167; 14.94861 (Haugenwerder Power Plant ( demolished)) demolished by explosives on June 19, 1998
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 52°18′54.16″N 10°5′37.65″E / 52.3150444°N 10.0937917°E / 52.3150444; 10.0937917 (Hohenhameln Power Plant)
Merkenich Heating Power Station 820 ft 250 m 195 Natural gas, lignite Cologne, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°01′5.03″N 6°57′52.14″E / 51.0180639°N 6.9644833°E / 51.0180639; 6.9644833 (Merkenich Power Plant)
Marl-Chemiepark Power Station 791 ft 241 m Marl, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°41′4.4″N 7°5′59.62″E / 51.684556°N 7.0998944°E / 51.684556; 7.0998944 (Marl Chemiepark)
Scholven A Power Station 789 ft 240,5 m Gelsenkirchen, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°35′59.83″N 7°0′20.27″E / 51.5999528°N 7.0056306°E / 51.5999528; 7.0056306 (Scholven A Power Station)
Voerde Power Station 787 ft 240 m 2222 Coal Voerde, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°34′36.29″N 6°41′6.85″E / 51.5767472°N 6.6852361°E / 51.5767472; 6.6852361 (Voerde Power Station, 240 m tall)
Bexbach Power Station 787 ft 240 m 773 Coal Bexbach, Saarland 49°21′48.51″N 7°14′13.38″E / 49.3634750°N 7.2370500°E / 49.3634750; 7.2370500 (Bexbach Power Station)
Cuno Power Station 787 ft 240 m Herdecke, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°24′15.41″N 7°24′49.09″E / 51.4042806°N 7.4136361°E / 51.4042806; 7.4136361 (Cuno Power Station)
Power Station Schwandorf 771 ft 235 m Lignite Schwandorf, Bavaria 49°18′13.82″N 12°4′39.05″E / 49.3038389°N 12.0775139°E / 49.3038389; 12.0775139 (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) demolished
Weiher Power Station 761 ft 232 m 680 Coal Quierschied-Weiher, Saarland 49°20′5.23″N 7°2′7.85″E / 49.3347861°N 7.0355139°E / 49.3347861; 7.0355139 (Weiher Power Station)
Voerde Power Station 755 ft 230 m Voerde, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°34′43.66″N 6°40′45.13″E / 51.5787944°N 6.6792028°E / 51.5787944; 6.6792028 (Voerde Power Station, 230 m tall)
Castrop-Rauxel Power Station 755 ft 230 m 290 Coal Castrop-Rauxel, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°34′49.37″N 7°18′49.19″E / 51.5803806°N 7.3136639°E / 51.5803806; 7.3136639 (Castrop-Rauxel Power Station)
Heyden Power Station 745 ft 227 m 920 Coal Petershagen, Northrhine-Westphalia 52°22′53.79″N 8°59′55.2″E / 52.3816083°N 8.998667°E / 52.3816083; 8.998667 (Heyden Power Station)
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 50°54′18.59″N 12°3′48.34″E / 50.9051639°N 12.0634278°E / 50.9051639; 12.0634278 (3 Essen) ; 50°54′17.65″N 12°3′44.96″E / 50.9049028°N 12.0624889°E / 50.9049028; 12.0624889 (3 Essen) ; 50°54′15.69″N 12°3′48.6″E / 50.9043583°N 12.063500°E / 50.9043583; 12.063500 (3 Essen)
Jena Heating Power Station 738 ft 225 m 225 Natural gas Jena, Thuringia 50°53′51.53″N 11°35′12.5″E / 50.8976472°N 11.586806°E / 50.8976472; 11.586806 (Jena Heating Power Station)
Altchemnitz Heating Power Station 738 ft 225 m Altchemnitz, Saxony 50°47′54.9″N 12°55′2.7″E / 50.798583°N 12.917417°E / 50.798583; 12.917417 (Altchemnitz)
Schilling Power Station 722 ft 220 m 1962 Oil Stade, Lower Saxony 53°37′4″N 9°31′57″E / 53.61778°N 9.53250°E / 53.61778; 9.53250 (Schilling Power Station ( demolished)) demolished
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 48°27′19.05″N 11°47′58.25″E / 48.4552917°N 11.7995139°E / 48.4552917; 11.7995139 (Zolling Power Station)
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 51°28′13.95″N 6°38′32.78″E / 51.4705417°N 6.6424389°E / 51.4705417; 6.6424389 (Moers-Meerbeck Power Station)
Power Station Dortmund-Derne 689 ft 210 m Coal Dortmund-Derne, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°34′12.38″N 7°31′40.98″E / 51.5701056°N 7.5280500°E / 51.5701056; 7.5280500 (Dortmund-Derne Power Station)
Gustav Knepper Power Station 689 ft 210 m 350 Coal Dortmund, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°34′06.52″N 7°20′56.77″E / 51.5684778°N 7.3491028°E / 51.5684778; 7.3491028 (Dortmund-Derne Power Station)
Offleben Power Station 679 ft 207 m Lignite Offleben, Lower Saxony 52°08′45.64″N 11°01′41.92″E / 52.1460111°N 11.0283111°E / 52.1460111; 11.0283111 (Offleben Power Station)
Dresden-Reick Heating Power Station 669 ft 204 m Dresden-Reick, Saxony 51°1′28.14″N 13°46′59.78″E / 51.0244833°N 13.7832722°E / 51.0244833; 13.7832722 (Dresden-Reick)
Power Station Franken II 663 ft 202 m 1963/64 Erlangen, Bavaria 49°33′47″N 10°58′25″E / 49.56306°N 10.97361°E / 49.56306; 10.97361 (Franken II Power Station ( demolished)) demolished in 2001
Power Station Mannheim-Neckarau 656 ft 200 m 1521 MW ( 123 MW traction current) Coal Mannheim-Neckarau, Baden-Württemberg 49°26′40″N 8°29′53″E / 49.44444°N 8.49806°E / 49.44444; 8.49806 (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)
Essen-Karnap Incineration Plant 656 ft 200 m Waste Essen-Karnap, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°30′53.98″N 6°59′37.93″E / 51.5149944°N 6.9938694°E / 51.5149944; 6.9938694 (Karnap)
Power Station Hamm-Schmehausen 656 ft 200 m 850 Natural gas Hamm-Schmehausen, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°40′49.1″N 7°58′12.7″E / 51.680306°N 7.970194°E / 51.680306; 7.970194 (Hamm-Schmehausen Power Plant)
Frimmersdorf Power Station 656 ft 200 m 2265 Lignite Frimmersdorf, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°3′16.19″N 6°34′33.31″E / 51.0544972°N 6.5759194°E / 51.0544972; 6.5759194 (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) ; 51°3′28.02″N 6°34′38.65″E / 51.0577833°N 6.5774028°E / 51.0577833; 6.5774028 (Frimmersdorf Power Station)
Irsching Power Station 656 ft 200 m 890 Natural gas, oil Irsching, Bavaria 48°46′1.32″N 11°34′45.19″E / 48.7670333°N 11.5792194°E / 48.7670333; 11.5792194 (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) ;

48°46′1.43″N 11°34′52.92″E / 48.7670639°N 11.5813667°E / 48.7670639; 11.5813667 (Irsching Power Station)

Ingolstadt Power Station 656 ft 200 m 840 Oil Ingolstadt, Bavaria 48°45′43.23″N 11°30′11.73″E / 48.7620083°N 11.5032583°E / 48.7620083; 11.5032583 (Ingolstadt Power Station)
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 51°23′54.44″N 11°57′1.17″E / 51.3984556°N 11.9503250°E / 51.3984556; 11.9503250 (Schkopau Power Station)
Schwedt Power Station 656 ft 200 m Schwedt, Brandenburg 53°5′54.06″N 14°13′10.34″E / 53.0983500°N 14.2195389°E / 53.0983500; 14.2195389 (Schwedt Power Station)
Asdonkshof Waste Incineration Plant 656 ft 200 m 1995 Waste Kamp-Lintfort, Northrhine-Westphalia 51°31′23.17″N 6°34′31.96″E / 51.5231028°N 6.5755444°E / 51.5231028; 6.5755444 (Asdonkshof Waste Incineration Plant)
Braunschweig-Mitte Heating Power Plant 650 ft 198 m 1983 319 Braunschweig, Lower-Saxony 52°16′43.57″N 10°30′53.96″E / 52.2787694°N 10.5149889°E / 52.2787694; 10.5149889 (Braunschweig-Mitte Heating Power Plant)
Wuppertal-Elberfeld Heating Power Plant 650 ft 198 m 100 Wuppertal 51°14′54.19″N 7°7′7.61″E / 51.2483861°N 7.1187806°E / 51.2483861; 7.1187806 (Wuppertal-Elberfeld Heating Power Plant)
Bremen-Mittelsbüren Power Plant 646 ft 197 m 280 MW ( also traction current) Bremen 53°07′44.33″N 8°41′0.22″E / 53.1289806°N 8.6833944°E / 53.1289806; 8.6833944 (Bremen-Mittelsbüren Heating Power Plant)
Neurath Power Plant 640 ft 195 m 2100 Grevenbroich 51°02′16.15″N 6°36′42.77″E / 51.0378194°N 6.6118806°E / 51.0378194; 6.6118806 (Neurath Heating Power Plant)
Robert Frank Power Plant 594 ft 181 m 500 Landesbergen
Ensdorf Power Plant 591 ft 180 m 430 Ensdorf 49°17′40.04″N 6°46′18.13″E / 49.2944556°N 6.7717028°E / 49.2944556; 6.7717028 (Ensdorf Heating Power Plant)
Stuttgart-Münster Power Plant 591 ft 180 m 164 Stuttgart 48°48′55.31″N 9°13′11.07″E / 48.8153639°N 9.2197417°E / 48.8153639; 9.2197417 (Stuttgart-Münster Heating Power Plant)
Weisweiler Power Plant 591 ft 180 m 2293 Eschweiler 50°50′21.14″N 6°19′25.88″E / 50.8392056°N 6.3238556°E / 50.8392056; 6.3238556 (Weisweiler Power Plant)
Römerbrücke Heating Power Plant 581 ft 177 m 110 Saarbrücken 49°13′25.15″N 7°00′53.71″E / 49.2236528°N 7.0149194°E / 49.2236528; 7.0149194 (Römerbrücke Heating Power Plant)
Munich-South Heating Power Plant 574 ft 175 m 698 Natural gas, oil Munich 48°6′50.53″N 11°33′20.82″E / 48.1140361°N 11.5557833°E / 48.1140361; 11.5557833 (Munich-South Heating Power Plant)
Pleinting Power Plant 574 ft 175 m 725 Pleinting 48°40′8.78″N 13°6′31″E / 48.6691056°N 13.10861°E / 48.6691056; 13.10861 (Pleinting Power Plant)
Black Pump Power Plant 564 ft 172 m 1600 Lignite Spremberg 51°32′8.93″N 14°21′17.11″E / 51.5358139°N 14.3547528°E / 51.5358139; 14.3547528 (Black Pump Power Plant)
Berlin-Klingenberg Power Plant 554 ft 169 m 188 Berlin 52°29′24.09″N 13°29′45.39″E / 52.4900250°N 13.4959417°E / 52.4900250; 13.4959417 (Berlin-Klingenberg Power Plant)
Berlin-Lichtenberg Power Plant 554 ft 169 m 36 Berlin 52°31′24.25″N 13°31′19.96″E / 52.5234028°N 13.5222111°E / 52.5234028; 13.5222111 (Berlin-Lichtenberg Power Plant)
Datteln Power Plant 541 ft 165 m 303 MW ( also traction current) Datteln 51°37′48.16″N 7°19′52.73″E / 51.6300444°N 7.3313139°E / 51.6300444; 7.3313139 (Datteln Power Plant)
Emsland Natural Gas Power Plant 525 ft 160 m 864 Natural gas Lingen 52°28′50.93″N 7°18′20.11″E / 52.4808139°N 7.3055861°E / 52.4808139; 7.3055861 (Emsland Natural Gas Power Plant)
Stuttgart-Gaisburg Power Plant 525 ft 160 m 60 Stuttgart 48°46′56.09″N 9°13′52.81″E / 48.7822472°N 9.2313361°E / 48.7822472; 9.2313361 (Stuttgart-Gaisburg Power Plant)
Völklingen-Fenne Power Plant 525 ft 160 m 600 Völklingen 49°14′58.48″N 6°52′53.2″E / 49.2495778°N 6.881444°E / 49.2495778; 6.881444 (Völklingen-Fenne Power Plant)
Wolfsburg-West Heating Power Plant 525 ft 160 m 300 Wolfsburg
Marbach Power Plant 525 ft 160 m Marbach 48°55′38.89″N 9°13′48.26″E / 48.9274694°N 9.2300722°E / 48.9274694; 9.2300722 (Marbach Power Plant)
Berlin-Lichterfelde Power Plant 518 ft 158 m 450 Berlin 52°25′29.81″N 13°18′35.4″E / 52.4249472°N 13.309833°E / 52.4249472; 13.309833 (Berlin-Lichterfelde Power Plant)
Wedel Heating Power Plant 495 ft 151 m Wedel 53°33′59.25″N 9°43′32.14″E / 53.5664583°N 9.7255944°E / 53.5664583; 9.7255944 (Wedel Heating Power Plant)
Bremen-Farge Power Plant 492 ft 150 m 343 Bremen 53°12′7.65″N 8°30′57.96″E / 53.2021250°N 8.5161000°E / 53.2021250; 8.5161000 (Bremen-Farge Power Plant)
Franken I Power Plant 492 ft 150 m 843 Nuremberg 49°25′14.88″N 11°00′27.64″E / 49.4208000°N 11.0076778°E / 49.4208000; 11.0076778 (Franken I Power Plant)
Lausward Power Plant 492 ft 150 m 520 MW ( also traction current) Düsseldorf 51°13′15.03″N 6°43′53.66″E / 51.2208417°N 6.7315722°E / 51.2208417; 6.7315722 (Lausward Power Plant)
Lingen Reffinery Power Plant 492 ft 150 m 68 Lingen 52°33′43.33″N 7°18′9.49″E / 52.5620361°N 7.3026361°E / 52.5620361; 7.3026361 (Lingen Reffinery Power Plant)
Walheim Power Plant 486 ft 148 m 253 Coal Walheim 49°01′6.38″N 9°9′26.39″E / 49.0184389°N 9.1573306°E / 49.0184389; 9.1573306 (Walheim Power Plant)
Rostock Power Plant 464 ft 141.5 m 600 Coal Rostock 54°08′34.24″N 12°7′58.62″E / 54.1428444°N 12.1329500°E / 54.1428444; 12.1329500 (Rostock Power Plant)
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 49°0′50.98″N 8°20′51.56″E / 49.0141611°N 8.3476556°E / 49.0141611; 8.3476556 (Karlsruhe-West Heating Power Plant)
Wuppertal-Barmen Heating Power Plant 449 ft 137 m 56 Wuppertal 51°16′8.86″N 7°12′1.71″E / 51.2691278°N 7.2004750°E / 51.2691278; 7.2004750 (Wuppertal-Barmen Heating Power Plant)
Bochum Heating Power Plant 427 ft 130 m 21 Bochum 51°27′5.69″N 7°13′10.73″E / 51.4515806°N 7.2196472°E / 51.4515806; 7.2196472 (Bochum Heating Power Plant)
Munich-North Heating Power Plant 427 ft 130 m 360 Coal Munich 48°10′52.44″N 11°38′23.36″E / 48.1812333°N 11.6398222°E / 48.1812333; 11.6398222 (Munich-North Heating Power Plant)
Goldenberg Power Plant 410 ft 125 m 171 Hürth 50°51′40.47″N 6°50′7.34″E / 50.8612417°N 6.8353722°E / 50.8612417; 6.8353722 (Goldenberg Power Plant)
Berlin-Reutter/West Power Plant 400 ft 122 m 600 Berlin-Charlottenburg 52°32′4.45″N 13°14′40.32″E / 52.5345694°N 13.2445333°E / 52.5345694; 13.2445333 (Berlin-Reutter/West Power Plant)
Berlin-Reutter 400 ft 122 m 165 Berlin-Charlottenburg 52°31′51.89″N 13°14′44.49″E / 52.5310806°N 13.2456917°E / 52.5310806; 13.2456917 (Berlin-Reutter Power Plant)
Emden Power Plant 394 ft 120 m 450 Emden
Sindelfingen Heating Power Plant 394 ft 120 m Sindelfingen 48°41′48.83″N 8°59′57.39″E / 48.6968972°N 8.9992750°E / 48.6968972; 8.9992750 (Sindelfingen Heat Power Plant)
Berlin-Buch Power Plant 394 ft 120 m 1974 5 Berlin 52°38′6″N 13°30′37.17″E / 52.63500°N 13.5103250°E / 52.63500; 13.5103250 (Berlin-Buchholz Power Plant)
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 52°31′19.76″N 13°18′31.18″E / 52.5221556°N 13.3086611°E / 52.5221556; 13.3086611 (Berlin-Charlottenburg Heating Power Plant)
Berlin-Wilmersdorf Heating Power Plant 335 ft 102 m 330 Berlin-Mitte 52°28′53.89″N 13°18′28.32″E / 52.4816361°N 13.3078667°E / 52.4816361; 13.3078667 (Berlin-Wilmersdorf Heating Power Plant)
Berlin-Mitte Heating Power Plant 328 ft 100 m 440 Berlin-Mitte 52°30′41.73″N 13°25′15.57″E / 52.5115917°N 13.4209917°E / 52.5115917; 13.4209917 (Berlin-Mitte Heating Power Plant)
Hannover-Linden Power Plant 328 ft 100 m 100 Hannover
Gemeinschaftskraftwerk Schweinfurt 320 ft 97.5 m Coal, Waste 126 Schweinfurt 50°1′48.31″N 10°13′24.98″E / 50.0300861°N 10.2236056°E / 50.0300861; 10.2236056 (Gemeinschaftskraftwerk Schweinfurt)
Bridge of Nossen Heating Power Plant 262 ft 80 m 270 Dresden 51°02′30.47″N 13°42′29.6″E / 51.0417972°N 13.708222°E / 51.0417972; 13.708222 (Bridge of Nossen Heating Power Plant)
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 52°25′13″N 9°38′51.03″E / 52.42028°N 9.6475083°E / 52.42028; 9.6475083 (Hannover-Stöcken Power Plant)
Leuna Power Station 230 ft 70 m 158 Leuna 51°17′53.19″N 12°01′10.22″E / 51.2981083°N 12.0195056°E / 51.2981083; 12.0195056 (Leuna Power Plant)
Kirchmöser Power Station 230 ft 70 m 160 MW ( traction current) Brandenburg 52°23′40.55″N 12°25′4.97″E / 52.3945972°N 12.4180472°E / 52.3945972; 12.4180472 (Kirchmöser Power Plant)
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 52°32′15″N 13°20′45″E / 52.53750°N 13.34583°E / 52.53750; 13.34583 (Berlin-Moabit Heating Power Plant)
Berrenrath Industrial Power Plant 107 Berrenrath 50°51′55.2″N 6°49′26.8″E / 50.865333°N 6.824111°E / 50.865333; 6.824111 (Berrenrath Industrial Power Plant)
Bremen-Hastedt Power Plant 280 Bremen 53°03′35.2″N 8°52′23.4″E / 53.059778°N 8.873167°E / 53.059778; 8.873167 (Bremen-Hastedt Power Plant)
Freimann Heating Power Plant 160 Natural gas Munich 48°11′18″N 11°36′42″E / 48.18833°N 11.61167°E / 48.18833; 11.61167 (Freimann Heating Power Plant)
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 50°05′48.88″N 8°39′5.26″E / 50.0969111°N 8.6514611°E / 50.0969111; 8.6514611 (Frankfurt Traction Current Power Plant) only traction current
Kassel Power Plant 34 Kassel
Bremen-Findorff Waste Incineration Plant 15.3 Bremen 53°6′51″N 8°49′1″E / 53.11417°N 8.81694°E / 53.11417; 8.81694 (Bremen-Findorff Waste Incineration Plant)
Baunatal Heating Power Plant 42 Kassel-Baunatal
Emden-Biomass Power Plant 20 Emden
Berlin-Köpenick Power Plant 10 Berlin 52°26′7″N 13°34′54″E / 52.43528°N 13.58167°E / 52.43528; 13.58167 (Berlin-Köpenick Power Plant)
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[edit]

Station Capacity (MW) Town Geographical coordinates Status
Bad Abbach Power Station 3.5 MW ( traction current) Bad Abbach 48°56′47″N 12°00′47″E / 48.94638809°N 12.01305556°E / 48.94638809; 12.01305556 (Bad Abbach Power Station) Operational
Aufkirchen Power Station 40 ( 13 MW traction current) Aufkirchen 48°18′19″N 11°51′28″E / 48.3052492°N 11.8577135°E / 48.3052492; 11.8577135 (Aufkirchen Power Station) Operational
Bad Säckingen Power Station 73.6 Bad Säckingen 47°33′28″N 7°57′24″E / 47.5577658°N 7.956714°E / 47.5577658; 7.956714 (Bad Säckingen Power Station) Operational
Bergheim Power Station 23.7 ( only traction current) Bad Säckingen 48°45′03″N 11°16′23″E / 48.7507492°N 11.2729812°E / 48.7507492; 11.2729812 (Bergheim Power Station) Operational
Bertoldsheim Power Station 18.9 ( only traction current) Rennertshofen 48°44′09″N 11°01′15″E / 48.735722°N 11.0208321°E / 48.735722; 11.0208321 (Bertoldsheim Power Station) Operational
Bettenberg Power Station 0.2 Nagold 48°36′03″N 8°44′14″E / 48.600881°N 8.73715°E / 48.600881; 8.73715 (Bettenberg Power Station) Operational
Bittenbrunn Power Station 20.2 ( only traction current) Bittenbrunn 48°44′04″N 11°08′37″E / 48.7344448°N 11.1436504°E / 48.7344448; 11.1436504 (Bittenbrunn Power Station) Operational
Dettingen Power Station 11 Dettingen 48°06′44″N 10°08′00″E / 48.112167°N 10.133225°E / 48.112167; 10.133225 (Dettingen Power Station) Operational
Eitting Power Station  ? ( only traction current) Eitting 48°21′32″N 11°52′58″E / 48.3589581°N 11.8827975°E / 48.3589581; 11.8827975 (Eitting Power Station) Operational
Fankel Power Station 16.4 Fankel 50°07′27″N 7°13′38″E / 50.124044°N 7.227222°E / 50.124044; 7.227222 (Eitting Power Station) Operational
Forggensee Dam 45.5 Rosshaupten 47°39′15″N 10°44′59″E / 47.6542518°N 10.7497251°E / 47.6542518; 10.7497251 (Forggensee Dam) Operational
Iffezheim Power Station 104 Iffezheim 48°49′58″N 8°06′38″E / 48.8327607°N 8.1104851°E / 48.8327607; 8.1104851 (Iffezheim Power Station) Operational
Ingolstadt Hydroelectric Power Station 19.8 ( only traction current) Ingolstadt 48°45′01″N 11°24′43″E / 48.7503672°N 11.4119518°E / 48.7503672; 11.4119518 (Ingolstadt Hydroelectric Power Station) Operational
Kachlet Power Station 52 Passau 48°34′45″N 13°24′27″E / 48.5791554°N 13.4073865°E / 48.5791554; 13.4073865 (Kachlet Power Station) Operational
Koblenz Power Station 16 Koblenz 50°21′57″N 7°34′54″E / 50.365783°N 7.581553°E / 50.365783; 7.581553 (Koblenz Power Station) Operational
Laufenburg Power Station 106 Laufenburg 47°33′24″N 8°02′53″E / 47.5566146°N 8.0480593°E / 47.5566146; 8.0480593 (Laufenburg Power Station) Operational
Möhne Dam 7.04 Günne 51°29′23″N 8°03′32″E / 51.4896339°N 8.0589706°E / 51.4896339; 8.0589706 (Möhne Dam) Operational
Mühlhausen Power Station 1.68 Mühlacker 48°56′01″N 8°54′07″E / 48.933664°N 8.90195°E / 48.933664; 8.90195 (Mühlhausen Power Station) Operational
Pfrombach Power Station  ? ( also traction current) Pfrombach 48°26′29″N 11°59′34″E / 48.4413727°N 11.9928968°E / 48.4413727; 11.9928968 (Pfrombach Power Station) Operational
Rheinfelden Power Station 25.7 Rheinfelden 47°34′12″N 7°48′46″E / 47.5700403°N 7.8126848°E / 47.5700403; 7.8126848 (Rheinfelden Power Station) Operational
Ryburg-Schwörstadt Power Station 120 Schwörstadt 47°35′13″N 7°50′02″E / 47.5868403°N 7.8338555°E / 47.5868403; 7.8338555 (Ryburg-Schwörstadt Power Station) Operational
Serrig Power Station 12.1 Serrig 49°34′00″N 6°35′33″E / 49.566669°N 6.592558°E / 49.566669; 6.592558 (Serrig Power Station) Operational
Walchensee Hydroelectric Power Station 124 ( 52 MW traction current) Kochel am See 47°37′47″N 11°20′15″E / 47.6298189°N 11.3374454°E / 47.6298189; 11.3374454 (Walchensee Hydroelectric Power Station) Operational
Wendefurth Power Station 80 Wendefurth 51°44′21″N 10°54′26″E / 51.7390417°N 10.9071493°E / 51.7390417; 10.9071493 (Wendefurth Power Station) Operational
Wyhlen Dam 38.5 Grenzach-Wyhlen 47°32′20″N 7°42′28″E / 47.5389195°N 7.7076817°E / 47.5389195; 7.7076817 (Wyhlen Dam) Operational
Schärding-Neuhaus Power Station 96 Neuhaus am Inn 48°26′07″N 13°26′20″E / 48.4354009°N 13.4388113°E / 48.4354009; 13.4388113 (Schärding-Neuhaus Power Station) Operational
Sylvenstein Dam 7 Langleger 47°35′11″N 11°32′59″E / 47.5863428°N 11.549651°E / 47.5863428; 11.549651 (Sylvenstein Dam) Operational
Söse Dam 1.44 Osterode am Harz 51°44′19″N 10°18′38″E / 51.7386962°N 10.310626°E / 51.7386962; 10.310626 (Söse Dam) Operational

Pumped-storage hydroelectric[edit]

Station Capacity gen
(MW)
Capacity pump
(MW)
Location Coordinates Status
Albbecken Pumped Storage Station ( Witznau Pumped Storage Station) 220 128 Witznau 47°41′16″N 8°15′05″E / 47.6878681°N 8.2514513°E / 47.6878681; 8.2514513 (Albbecken Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Bleiloch Pumped Storage Station 80  ? Remptendorf 50°31′31″N 11°42′54″E / 50.5252824°N 11.7150521°E / 50.5252824; 11.7150521 (Bleiloch Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Dhron Valley Dam 8.1  ? Heidenburg 49°47′47″N 6°53′55″E / 49.796274°N 6.8985558°E / 49.796274; 6.8985558 (Dhron Valley Dam) Since 1995 no pump operation
Erzhausen Pumped Storage Station 250  ? Erzhausen 51°53′55″N 9°55′30″E / 51.8986677°N 9.9248707°E / 51.8986677; 9.9248707 (Erzhausen Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Geesthacht Pumped Storage Station 131  ? Geesthacht 53°25′09″N 10°23′37″E / 53.4191238°N 10.3936458°E / 53.4191238; 10.3936458 (Geesthacht Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Glems Pumped Storage Station 90  ? Glems 48°30′19″N 9°17′14″E / 48.5051789°N 9.2872453°E / 48.5051789; 9.2872453 (Glems Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Goldisthal Pumped Storage Station 1060  ? Goldisthal 50°30′29″N 11°00′16″E / 50.5080843°N 11.0044706°E / 50.5080843; 11.0044706 (Goldisthal Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Happurg Pumped Storage Station 176  ? Happurg 49°29′13″N 11°28′29″E / 49.4870295°N 11.4747262°E / 49.4870295; 11.4747262 (Happurg Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Häusern Pumped Storage Station 140  ? Häusern 47°45′19″N 8°11′18″E / 47.7553855°N 8.1883067°E / 47.7553855; 8.1883067 (Häusern Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Hohenwarte II Pumped Storage Station 320  ? Hohenwarte 50°36′15″N 11°28′30″E / 50.6040914°N 11.4749408°E / 50.6040914; 11.4749408 (Hohenwarte II Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Hotzenwald Pumped Storage Station 992  ? Wehr 47°39′09″N 7°55′32″E / 47.6523655°N 7.9256701°E / 47.6523655; 7.9256701 (Hotzenwald Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Koepchenwerk Pumped Storage Station 153  ? Herdecke 51°24′41″N 7°27′15″E / 51.411363°N 7.4541378°E / 51.411363; 7.4541378 (Koepchenwerk Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Langenprozelten Pumped Storage Station 160 ( only traction current)  ? Langenprozelten 50°03′11″N 9°34′53″E / 50.0531314°N 9.5813522°E / 50.0531314; 9.5813522 (Langenprozelten Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Leitzach Pumped Storage Station 93  ? Vagen 47°52′27″N 11°52′12″E / 47.8740619°N 11.8701214°E / 47.8740619; 11.8701214 (Leitzach Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Markersbach Pumped Storage Station 1050  ? Markersbach 50°31′03″N 12°52′50″E / 50.5175266°N 12.8806436°E / 50.5175266; 12.8806436 (Markersbach Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Mittweida Pumped Storage Station 1.65  ? Mittweida 50°59′22″N 13°00′24″E / 50.9895028°N 13.0066431°E / 50.9895028; 13.0066431 (Mittweida Pumped Storage Station) Defunct
Niederwartha Pumped Storage Station 120  ? Niederwartha 51°05′29″N 13°36′36″E / 51.0913301°N 13.6100435°E / 51.0913301; 13.6100435 (Niederwartha Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Oder Valley Dam 5.04  ? Bad Lauterberg 51°38′46″N 10°30′11″E / 51.6460663°N 10.5031013°E / 51.6460663; 10.5031013 (Oder Valley Dam) Operational
Ortenberg-Lissberg Pumped Storage Station 2.3  ? Ortenberg 50°22′35″N 9°05′33″E / 50.3763118°N 9.092592°E / 50.3763118; 9.092592 (Ortenberg-Lissberg Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Reisach Pumped Storage Station 105  ? Reisach 49°31′48″N 12°17′05″E / 49.530104°N 12.2845924°E / 49.530104; 12.2845924 (Reisach Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Rönkhausen Pumped Storage Station 160  ? Rönkhausen-Glinge 51°13′29″N 7°59′36″E / 51.2247664°N 7.9933155°E / 51.2247664; 7.9933155 (Rönkhausen Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Rudolf-Fettweis-Power Plant 44  ? Forbach 48°40′07″N 8°21′11″E / 48.6685328°N 8.3530855°E / 48.6685328; 8.3530855 (Rudolf-Fettweis-Power Plant) Operational
Rusel Power Plant 44  ? Deggendorf-Mietraching 48°51′33″N 13°00′25″E / 48.8592093°N 13.0070293°E / 48.8592093; 13.0070293 (Rusel Power Plant) Operational
Säckingen Pumped Storage Station 472  ? Bad Säckingen 47°33′56″N 7°57′13″E / 47.5656065°N 7.9536295°E / 47.5656065; 7.9536295 (Säckingen Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Tanzmühle Pumped Storage Station 25.2  ? Döllnitz 49°33′08″N 12°16′52″E / 49.5521595°N 12.281127°E / 49.5521595; 12.281127 (Tanzmühle Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Waldeck I Pumped Storage Station 146  ? Hemfurth-Edersee 51°09′58″N 9°02′47″E / 51.1661452°N 9.0463078°E / 51.1661452; 9.0463078 (Waldeck I Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Waldeck II Pumped Storage Station 440  ? Hemfurth-Edersee 51°10′00″N 9°02′48″E / 51.1665488°N 9.0465868°E / 51.1665488; 9.0465868 (Waldeck II Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Waldshut Pumped Storage Station 176  ? Waldshut 47°37′03″N 8°11′33″E / 47.6176199°N 8.192625°E / 47.6176199; 8.192625 (Waldshut Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Warmutsgund Pumped Storage Station 4.72  ? Obersdorf 47°20′58″N 10°15′57″E / 47.3495674°N 10.2657473°E / 47.3495674; 10.2657473 (Warmutsgund Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Wendefurth Pumped Storage Station 80  ? Wendefurth 51°44′20″N 10°54′26″E / 51.7390151°N 10.9072566°E / 51.7390151; 10.9072566 (Wendefurth Pumped Storage Station) Operational
Wisenta Pumped Storage Station 3.3  ? Crispendorf 50°34′35″N 11°43′02″E / 50.5763182°N 11.7171872°E / 50.5763182; 11.7171872 (Wisenta Pumped Storage Station) Operational

Photovoltaic[edit]

Germany's largest photovoltaic (PV) power plants[3]
Peak Power
(MW)
Location Description Production
(MW·h/year)
Capacity factor Coordinates
145 Neuhardenberg Solar Park[4] 52°36′49.62″N 14°14′32.64″E / 52.6137833°N 14.2424000°E / 52.6137833; 14.2424000 (Neuhardenberg Solar Park)
54 Strasskirchen Strasskirchen Solar Park
53 Lieberose Photovoltaic Park [5][6] 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 51°19′43″N 12°39′20″E / 51.32861°N 12.65556°E / 51.32861; 12.65556
28 Amsdorf Solar Park[7] 51°28′N 11°44′E / 51.467°N 11.733°E / 51.467; 11.733 (Amsdorf Solar Park)
27.5 Solarpark Heideblick[8] 51°50′N 13°40′E / 51.833°N 13.667°E / 51.833; 13.667 (Solarpark Heideblick)
26.5 Solarpark Eiche[9] 52°34′N 13°36′E / 52.567°N 13.600°E / 52.567; 13.600 (Solarpark Eiche)
25.7 Lauingen Energy Park[10] 26,980 48°32′13″N 10°25′27″E / 48.53694°N 10.42417°E / 48.53694; 10.42417 (Lauingen Energy Park)
12 Arnstein 1408 SOLON mover
(see Erlasee Solar Park)
14,000 0.13 50°0′10″N 9°55′15″E / 50.00278°N 9.92083°E / 50.00278; 9.92083
10 Pocking 57,912 solar modules
(see Pocking Solar Park)
11,500 0.13 48°22′4″N 13°17′55″E / 48.36778°N 13.29861°E / 48.36778; 13.29861
6.3 Mühlhausen 57,600 solar modules
(see Bavaria Solarpark)
6,750 0.12 49°09′29″N 11°25′59″E / 49.15806°N 11.43306°E / 49.15806; 11.43306
5 Bürstadt 30,000 BP Solar modules 4,200 0.10 49°39′N 8°28′E / 49.650°N 8.467°E / 49.650; 8.467
5 Espenhain 33,500 Shell Solar modules 5,000 0.11 51°12′N 12°31′E / 51.200°N 12.517°E / 51.200; 12.517
4 Merseburg 25,000 BP solar modules
(see Geiseltalsee Solarpark)
3,400 0.10 51°22′N 12°0′E / 51.367°N 12.000°E / 51.367; 12.000
4 Gottelborn 50,000 solar modules 8,200 0.23 49°21′N 7°2′E / 49.350°N 7.033°E / 49.350; 7.033
4 Hemau 32,740 solar modules 3,900 0.11 49°3′N 11°47′E / 49.050°N 11.783°E / 49.050; 11.783
3.3 Dingolfing Solara, Sharp and Kyocera solar modules 3,050 0.11 48°38′N 12°30′E / 48.633°N 12.500°E / 48.633; 12.500
1.9 Guenching Sharp solar modules
(see Bavaria Solarpark)
- 49°16′N 11°34′E / 49.267°N 11.567°E / 49.267; 11.567
1.9 Minihof Sharp solar modules
(see Bavaria Solarpark)
- n.a.

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