Witznau hydroelectric plant

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Witznau hydroelectric plant is an operating hydroelectric power plant in Ühlingen-Birkendorf, Landkreis Waldshut, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Project Details

Table 1: Project details for Witznau hydroelectric plant

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Turbines Technology type Owner
Operating[1] 1943[2] 220 MW[2] 4[2] Pumped storage[2] RWE Power AG [50%]; EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG (EnBW) [37.5%]; Energiedienst Holding AG [7.5%]; Energiedienst Holding AG [5%][3]


Table 2: Location details for Witznau hydroelectric plant

Location Complex Coordinates (WGS 84)
Ühlingen-Birkendorf, Landkreis Waldshut, Baden-Württemberg, Germany[2] Schluchsee Complex[4] 47.6876, 8.2513 (exact)[2]

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  1. "ENTSO-E Transparency Platform, Installed Capacity Per Production Unit". European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity. 2022. Retrieved April 1, 2022.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 https://web.archive.org/web/20221031160204/https://www.schluchseewerk.de/wo-wir-sind/schluchseegruppe/kraftwerk-witznau. Archived from the original on 31 October 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. https://web.archive.org/web/20221007092338/https://www.schluchseewerk.de/wer-wir-sind/leitung-organe. Archived from the original on 07 October 2022. {{cite web}}: Check date values in: |archive-date= (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. https://web.archive.org/web/20221130050301/https://www.schluchseewerk.de/wo-wir-sind/schluchseegruppe. Archived from the original on 30 November 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)