Public protests in Germany against Government weakening the Energiewende

Protest campaign organized by NGO network against upcoming EEG reform which is seen to weaken development of renewables in Germany and Europe.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy governance conflicts
Resources solid wood
Issues 1 economical, 2 social, 3 ecological, 4 cultural
Keywords public protest, NGO, EEG reform, Germany
References http://www.handelsblatt.com/politik/deutschland/protest-in-deutschen-grossstaedten-tausende-gehen-fuer-energiewende-auf-die-strasse/9653882.html http://www.bund.net/nc/presse/pressemitteilungen/detail/artikel/steinzeit-energiepolitik-a-la-merkel-und-gabriel-eeg-novelle-bremst-ausbau-der-erneuerbaren-energi/ http://www.bund.net/nc/presse/pressemitteilungen/detail/artikel/30000-demonstranten-gehen-fuer-energiewende-retten-wind-und-sonne-statt-kohle-fracking-und-at/ http://www.bund.net/nc/presse/pressemitteilungen/detail/artikel/energiewende-nicht-industrieinteressen-opfern-protestaktion-vor-gabriel-almunia-treffen-campact/
Start date 2013
End date
Reason(s) for conflict Disappointment with pathways chosen/proposed by German government in terms of developing renewable energy and reforming EEG (2014 reform)
Intensity peaceful action
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests NGO protests against proposed reform in bioenergy field in Germany
Barriers for dialogue different position on the same matter by interested parties
Forums for dialogue open and trustworthy dialog
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation independent assessment of potential consequences, weighting of pros and cons
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