Essen, 31 October 2012This pressinformation is more than two years old

Dissemination of Voting Rights announcements according to Articles 26, 21 of the WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] of BlackRock, USA regarding percentages of voting rights on 20 December 2011 and on 26 April 2012.

1. On 29 October 2012 BlackRock Financial Management, Inc., New York, NY,
USA has informed us pursuant to sec. 21 para. 1 Securities Trading Act
(WpHG) of the following:

The percentage of the voting rights of BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
in RWE AG exceeded the threshold of 5% on 20 December 2011 and amounts to
5.19% (29,885,958 voting shares) on that day. All voting rights are
attributable to BlackRock Financial Management, Inc. pursuant to sec. 22
para. 1 sent. 1 no. 6 in connection with sent. 2 WpHG.

2. On 29 October 2012 BlackRock Financial Management, Inc., New York, NY,
USA has informed us pursuant to sec. 21 para. 1 Securities Trading Act
(WpHG) of the following:

The percentage of the voting rights of BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
in RWE AG has fallen below the threshold of 5% on 26 April 2012 and amounts
to 4.89% (28,145,840 voting shares) on that day. All voting rights are
attributable to BlackRock Financial Management, Inc. pursuant to sec. 22
para. 1 sent. 1 no. 6 in connection with sent. 2 WpHG.

3. On 29 October 2012 BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc., Wilmington, DE, USA has
informed us pursuant to sec. 21 para. 1 Securities Trading Act (WpHG) of
the following:

The percentage of the voting rights of BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc. in RWE AG
exceeded the threshold of 5% on 20 December 2011 and amounts to 5.19%
(29,885,958 voting shares) on that day. All voting rights are attributable
to BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc. pursuant to sec. 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 6 in
connection with sent. 2 WpHG.

4. On 29 October 2012 BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc., Wilmington, DE, USA has
informed us pursuant to sec. 21 para. 1 Securities Trading Act (WpHG) of
the following:

The percentage of the voting rights of BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc. in RWE AG
has fallen below the threshold of 5% on 26 April 2012 and amounts to 4.89%
(28,145,840 voting shares) on that day. All voting rights are attributable
to BlackRock Holdco 2, Inc. pursuant to sec. 22 para. 1 sent. 1 no. 6 in
connection with sent. 2 WpHG.



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