Griesheim Reserve power station

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Griesheim Reserve power station is a 335-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the state of Bayern, Germany.[1]


The map below shows the approximate location of the proposed power station in Griesham, the state of Bayern, Germany.

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There is opposition to the project from local residents who fear the emission of additional air pollutants.[1] The last news on the project from the PQ website in 2021 dates from 2019; plant is presumed shelved.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: PQ Energy[3]
  • Parent company: Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners[3]
  • Location: Griesham, the state of Bayern, Germany
  • Coordinates: 49.8614, 8.5676 (approximate)
  • Gross capacity (shelved): 335 MW
    • Combined-cycle unit: 335 MW (no start-up date)[1]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Approval for emergency power plant started, Frankfurter Neue Presse, January 12, 2019.
  2. Genehmigung für Notfall-Kraftwerk angelaufen, FNP, Jan 12, 2019
  3. 3.0 3.1 PQ Energy Projects accessed Jan. 9, 2020