Ryburg-Schwörstadt hydroelectric plant

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Ryburg-Schwörstadt hydroelectric plant is an operating hydroelectric power plant on the border of Baden-Württemberg, Germany and Aargau, Switzerland.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Ryburg-Schwörstadt hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner Operator
Operating[1] 1931[1] 120 MW[1] 4 x 30 MW[2] Conventional storage[1] EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG (EnBW) [25%]; AEW Energie AG [23%]; Alpiq Suisse SA [13.5%]; Axpo Holding AG [13.5%]; Energiedienst Holding AG [13%]; Evonik [12%][3] Kraftwerk Ryburg-Schwörstadt AG[3]


Table 2: Location details for Ryburg-Schwörstadt hydroelectric plant

Cross-border location 1 Cross-border location 2 Coordinates (WGS 84)
Landkreis Lörrach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany[4] Bezirk Rheinfelden, Aargau, Switzerland[4] 47.5866, 7.8337 (exact)[4]

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  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20220926161319/https://www.alpiq.com/power-generation/hydropower-plants/run-of-river-power-plants/ryburg-schwoerstadt. Archived from the original on 26 September 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
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