Protest against plans for a Biomass plant in Stoholm, Denmark

Local residents are worried about the plans for a biomass energy plant at the outskirts of their settlement. Protest is largely related to the location and its visual effect for visitors and residents.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy plants
Resources agricultural residues, agricultural products, fire wood, solid wood
Issues 1 ecological, 1 social, 2 cultural, 2 economical
Keywords Biomass plant, protest, Denmark
References http://viborg-folkeblad.dk/rundt-om-viborg/naboer-protesterer-mod-varmeprojekt http://fjendsfolkeblad.dk/artikel/borger-skepsis-overfor-placering-ved-tastumvej
Start date 2015
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Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests Local residents are worried that the chosen site for a biomass and solar power plant at the entrance of the village will negative affect the impression for visitors and the view for residents close by.
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