Protest against planned biomass cogeneration plant in the Taravu Valley, Corsica, France

The group Maffragi developed a cogeneration biomass plant with its partner, Akuo Energy Corse, but l’associu per a salvezza di u Taravu contested the plant's location because of a lack of communication and the use of pasture land.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy governance conflicts, Bioenergy plants, Land use conflicts
Resources logging residues, solid wood
Issues 3 social, 4 ecological, 4 economical
Keywords cogeneration, protest, agriculture
Start date 04.04.2014
End date
Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity peaceful action
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests according to stakeholders' view the plan was weakly communicated and allocated partly on pasture
Barriers for dialogue lack of communication from investor's side
Forums for dialogue open and trustworthy dialog
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation