Protest from bioenergy Associations on German EEG reform (2014)

Protest of German bioenergy associations on the 2014 reform of the German EEG in relation to the 100MW annual increase cap for subsidies.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy governance conflicts
Resources solid wood
Issues 1 economical, 2 social, 3 ecological, 4 cultural
Keywords EEG reform, subsidy cap, Germany
Start date 2014
End date
Reason(s) for conflict German government in its 2014 EEG reform decided on a 100MW annual development cap for new bioenergy projects that receive state subsidies (e.g. plant support, feed-in-tariffs)
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests
Barriers for dialogue
Forums for dialogue
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation