Protest against wood burning plant in Eugene (US)

Seneca Jones Timber company is purchasing a forest land from ordinary people arount Eugene for the plant purposes. People complain that the company is polluting the air.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy plants
Resources solid wood
Issues 1 social, 2 economical, 3 ecological, 4 cultural
Keywords wood power, plant, protest
Start date 2014
End date
Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests ordinary people would like to shut down the mill, therefore they went to the street to protest. 3 activists handcuffed themselved to the machinery inside and were investigated further
Barriers for dialogue misunderstanding between people and company lead to the protest
Forums for dialogue opening up its facility to the public and showing the transparency of the processes
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation open and trustworthy dialog