Wind power and Settlement
Wind power and Settlement   
Source: Andre Künzelmann


Monitoring of nature protection implications of the expansion of renewable energy in the power sector and the development of instruments for the mitigation of impacts on nature and the scenic value of the landscape

Short description 

  • multitemporal detection of the spatial distribution of energy generation and energy transport infrastructure (power plants of renewable energy and transmission networks) and environmental and socio-technological conflicts related
  • Derivation of appropriate indicators for monitoring the impact of past and future expansion of renewable energies
  • Derivation of recommendations for policy and planning


Final report

Contact Person:

 Nora Mittelstädt

Grant authorities

German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation
Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 143
04277 Leipzig


Bundesamt für Naturschutz BfN

Bundesamt für Naturschutz BfN

Project duration:

01.08.2015 - 31.12.2018