Tag: protest

Miners protest against closure of coal-fired power plants – Bulgaria, 13 October 2021

About 1,000 miners and workers at Bulgaria’s largest coal-fired power plant Maritsa East 2 marched on the streets of Sofia to protect their jobs and urge the Government to support […]

Owners of small solar plants threaten with civil disobedience – Bulgaria, 24 May 2019

The owners of small solar power plants threatened with civil disobedience if the purchase price of electricity they produce did not rise. They threatened with traffic blockades and demanded the […]

Protests against the construction of SHPPs – Serbia, 28 January 2019

Several thousand people protested on the streets of Serbian capital Belgrade against the planned construction of some 850 small hydropower plants (SHPP) in Serbia. Ulrich Eichelmann from the non-governmental organization […]