Essen, 20 December 2013This pressinformation is more than two years old

Dissemination of a Voting Rights announcement according to Articles 26 and 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG [the German Securities Trading Act] from Morgan Stanley, Wilmington, Delaware, USA

Notification of voting rights pursuant to Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG
We received the following notification pursuant to Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG on
December 18, 2013:

1. Listed company:
RWE Aktiengesellschaft
Opernplatz 1, 45128 Essen, Deutschland

2. Notifier:
Morgan Stanley, Wilmington, Delaware, USA

3. Triggering event:
Exceeding Threshold

4. Threshold(s) crossed or reached:
10%

5. Date at which the threshold is crossed or reached:
12.12.2013

6. Total amount of voting rights:
10.39% (equals 59791408 voting rights)
calculated from the following total number of voting rights issued:
575745499

7. Detailed information on the voting rights proportion:

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
Art. 25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:
9.41% (equals 54206002 voting rights)

thereof held indirectly:
9.41% (equals 54175376 voting rights)

Voting rights proportion based on financial/other instruments pursuant to
sec. 25 WpHG:
0.48% (equals 2741741 voting rights)

thereof held indirectly:
0.48% (equals 2741741 voting rights)

Voting rights pursuant to sec. 21, 22 WpHG:
0.49% (equals 2843665 voting rights)

8. Detailed information on financial/other instruments pursuant to Art.
25a, Sec. 1 WpHG:

Chain of controlled undertakings:
Morgan Stanley International Holdings Inc., MS Equity Financing Services
(Luxembourg) Sarl, Morgan Stanley B.V., Morgan Stanley International
Limited, Morgan Stanley Group (Europe), Morgan Stanley UK Group, Morgan
Stanley & Co. International plc

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instrument: Certificate
Maturity:
Expiration date: 25.04.2014

ISIN or name/description of the financial/other instrument: Cash-Settled
Forwards
Maturity:
Expiration date: 14.01.2014



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RWE Aktiengesellschaft
Investor Relations
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45141 Essen
Germany


T +49 (0) 201-5179-3112
E-Mail
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