|Company location||Laufenburg, Baden-Wuerttemberg|
|Power plant type||Pumped-storage power plant|
|Head||160 to 625 meters (depending on location)
|Electrical output (all power plants combined)
||1,588 MW (pump operation), 1,740 MW (turbine operation)
Facts and figures
Biggest long-term storage facility in Germany
Schluchseewerk AG, a 50% subsidiary of RWE Power, operates five pumped-storage power plants in the Black Forest with a total installed capacity of 1,800 MW. As contractually agreed, RWE Power can dispatch half of the installed generating sets and, hence, 50% of the installed capacity of Schluchseewerk AG.