|Power plant location||Hürth-Knapsack, North Rhine-Westphalia|
|Power plant type||Lignite-fired power plant with process steam extraction
|Electrical output (net)||40 MW district heat
|Capacity||Up to 5.0 million t/a raw lignite
|Factory equipment||14 driers, 10 vibration rod mills, 1 bowl mill crusher|
Electricity generation and lignite refinement
The plant on Knapsacker Hügel comprises the Berrenrath and Goldenberg operations. The power plant supplies the Berrenrath factory with steam and electricity and also the Knapsack technology and chemical park, the neighbouring facilities of Rhein Papier GmbH and Hürth municipal services. The Berrenrath factory produces pulverised lignite for industrial customers (Lignite Energy Pulverized).