Production of biogas on animal wastes in Eastern Ukraine

The company is seeking freely available land in Dnepropetrovsk region to biuld up a pig farm and biogas plant (2.5 MWt) based on animal waste

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Land use conflicts
Resources animal waste
Issues 1 ecological, 2 social, 3 economical, 4 cultural
Keywords animal wastes, biogas, pig farm, Dnepropetrovsk region, investment
Start date 2014
End date
Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests Company launched its plans on installation already earlier, however poor financial situation and complicated process of land acqusition low down the process
Barriers for dialogue Seeking and acquisition of potentially suitable lands is also thretened by poor financial situation due to the fact of still owning 28 000 ha of arable land in Crimea Republic
Forums for dialogue Assistance of local authorities, financial institutes and other lobbying organization to perform objective research of opportunities among the marginal lands in the area
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation Joint discussion of the business and government at the beginning of the process should improve the situation with the taking the decision by the company about the investment opportunity