Universitat Freiburg power station

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Universitat Freiburg power station is a 27-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in the state of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.


The map below shows the approximate location of the power station in Freiburg, the state of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

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The power station previously had a 36 MW coal-fired generation unit, which was retired in 2012. The current gas-fired generating unit started operation in 2001.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Universitätsklinikum Freiburg AdöR[1]
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Freiburg, the state of Baden-Württemberg, Germany
  • Coordinates: 48.0056, 7.8335 (approx.)[2]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 27 MW
  • Gross generating capacity (retired): 36 MW
    • Unit Universitat Freiburg: Coal-fired subcritical, 36 MW (start-up in 1927, retired 2012)
  • Coal type: unknown

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Kraftwerksliste, ID BNA1315 Bundesnetzagentur (German Federal Network Agency), version from August 2019
  2. Google Maps accessed January 2020