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    Power Plant


    At the Quierschied-Weiher site, located about 13 km to the north of Saarbrücken, the capital city of the Saarland state, STEAG operates the Weiher hard coal fired power plant. The plant does not only produce electricity but also district heating. Electricity has been generated at the site since 1918. 

    Commissioned 1976 (Weiher III)
    Installed capacity 724 MW
    Useful power output 1.725 GWh/a