the later cornerstone of the modern city, Essen Abbey. The cathedral is located in the centre of the city which evolved around. After its re-opening, it also hosts the collection of the Deutsches Plakat Museum (more than 340 000 exhibits). The region was sparsely populated with only a few smallholdings and an old and probably abandoned castle. The Baskets play their home games at the Sportpark am Hallo. In light of the Energy transition in Germany, Germany's largest electric utility.ON announced that, after restructuring and splitting off its conventional electricity generation division (coal, gas, atomic energy it will move its headquarters to Essen in 2016, becoming a sole provider of renewable energy. A new part, Margarehenhöhe II, was built in the 1960s and 1970s but is architecturally inferior and especially the multi-storey buildings are still considered social hot spots. This event called 13 deaths and 28 injured. The city then especially through the Krupp family iron works became one of Germany's most important coal and steel centers. 51 Colosseum Theater : Situated in a former Krupp factory building at the fringe of the central pedestrian precinct, the Colosseum Theater has been home to several musical theatre productions since 1996. 20 1938 November Pogrom edit On the night of 10 November 1938, the synagogue was sacked, but remained through the whole war in the exterior almost intact.
46 Other important stations in Essen, where regional and local traffic are connected, are the Regionalbahnhöfe (regional railway stations) in the boroughs of Altenessen, Borbeck, Kray and Steele. Moltkeviertel (Moltke Quarter from 1908 on, following reformative plans of the city deputy Robert Schmidt, this quarter was developed just south-east of the city centre. Red Dot industrial product design award and its impact on the arts through the highly respected. Even after transgendered dateing app the Peace of Westphalia from 1648, troops remained in the city until 9 September 1650. In 1811, Friedrich Krupp founded Germany's first cast-steel factory in Essen and laid the cornerstone for what was to be the largest enterprise in Europe for a couple of decades. Founded around 845, Essen remained a small town within the sphere of influence of an important ecclesiastical principality ( Essen Abbey ) until the onset of industrialization. This coincided with Ruhr.2010, the festival in which the Ruhr district was designated the European Capital of Culture for the year 2010. The average elevation is 116 m (381 ft).