Safety of residents in endangered by bioenergy plant in Ballymena

Irish-owned Stream Bioenergy Ltd is planning to build a plant near Ballymena that would generate electricity from poultry litter. However people around are concerned with health issues around the mill.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy plants
Resources animal waste
Issues 1 ecological, 2 social, 3 economical, 4 cultural
Keywords bioenergy, protest, Irland
Start date 2013
End date
Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests the company is interested to produce energy from poltry, local people are concerned about the local people
Barriers for dialogue local people need to be sured that no negative consequences
Forums for dialogue benchmarking and open dialog with local people from company side
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation opening up and being transparent by the company to general public