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Federal Council Does Not Decide on Ordinance on Compensation for Interventions in Nature and Landscape

The Federal Council (Bundesrat) last Friday decided to remove a decision on an Ordinance on Compensation for Interventions in Nature and Landscape (BKompV) from its agenda. The BKompV had been adopted by the Federal Government in April, .

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Federal Cabinet Passes Ordinance on Compensation for Interventions in Nature and Landscape

The German Federal Cabinet has agreed on an Ordinance on Compensation for Interventions in Nature and Landscape (BKompV) that sets nationwide applicable standards regarding the compensation for interventions in nature and landscape in the sense of Section 14 para. 1 Federal Act for the Protection of Nature (BNatSchG). The BKompV will affect among others new wind farm and grid projects, as they can affect both nature and landscape, and this triggers compensation measures and compensation payments.

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