Gasification project stymied

Protest against gasification cogeneration plant plus potash production over environmental concerns.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy governance conflicts, Bioenergy plants
Resources industrial waste, industrial residues
Issues 1 economical, 3 social, 4 ecological
Keywords Gasification, industrial waste
References http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/green-energy-project-stymied-by-kamloops-protesters/article4312124/
Start date 25.03.2010
End date
Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests local people do not believe that biomass will tackle emissions, water quality and ash deposits in enviromentallly friendly way
Barriers for dialogue lack of communication from the company with local people
Forums for dialogue open and trustworthy dialog
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation
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