Protest against biomass plant in Sicily

New biomass plant has been planned to build in Sicily, Italy. Plan was to use Eucalyptus forests for energy production. Local societies and green activists protested this plan.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy governance conflicts
Resources solid wood
Issues 1 economical, 3 ecological, 4 social, cultural
Keywords Cicily, conflict, eucalyptus
Start date 2014
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Reason(s) for conflict
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests
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