Woolwich Mayor Unhappy With Handling of Biogas Plant

A local mayor and citizens were unhappy with the location of a biogas plant in the town of Elmira, Ontario, Canada.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy plants, Land use conflicts
Resources biofuel
Issues 2 ecological, 3 social
Keywords Biogas governance conflict
References http://www.southwesternontario.ca/news-story/5987097-woolwich-mayor-critical-of-provincial-handling-of-elmira-biogas-project/
Start date 03.09.2013
End date
Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests the administration of the town and citizens are in favor of relocation of the mill from the current location
Barriers for dialogue current misunderstanding on the issue between the city and the company
Forums for dialogue open and trustworthy dialog, discussion of alternative locations
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation