Petition No 0992/2020 by Gredo Förster (German) on the construction of a wind farm on the Taunus mountain ridge in Hessen in Germany and its potential threat to water quality  
Petition data  

0992/2020

Summary title: Petition No 0992/2020 by Gredo Förster (German) on the construction of a wind farm on the Taunus mountain ridge in Hessen in Germany and its potential threat to water quality

Petition number: 0992/2020

Topics: Environment

Country: Germany

Petitioner data  

Name: Gredo Förster

Petition Summary  

The petitioner calls on the Parliament to stop the clearing of the Taunus ridge and to ensure that the European regulations for the planning and conservation of drinking water and groundwater resources, as well as forest conservation, are observed and complied with. The petitioner claims that the planning and approval of the construction did not take into account that the drinking water could be contaminated during the construction of the wind farm and calls for an immediate stop of the works until this can be ascertained.