Characteristics of Bleiloch Pumped-storage Power Plant
It has installed capacity of 80 megawatts (MW). Bleiloch dam serves as its upper reservoir. Able to hold around 213 million cubic metres of water, it is Germany's most capacious dam. Along with other dams (including Hohenwarte and Eichicht), it forms the "Saale cascade", German's largest connected series of reservoirs. In 2016, Bleiloch reservoir was named a "historic emblem of civil engineering".