Liveable Zonguldak Platform

It is formed to stop building of power plant units and limit carbon emissions, and thus prevent air, water, soil and sea pollutions caused by thermal power plants.

 

Environmental issues that have reached extreme levels and health problems caused by those, especially by air pollution in Zonguldak and nearby areas are increasing. In order to fight against the Power Plant frenzy that will render the situation even more hazardous, and to stop building of new Thermal Power Plant units and carbon emissions, and thus prevent air, water, soil and sea pollution caused by thermal power plants; a Work Group consisting of representatives from various institutions, associations and non-governmental organizations was formed and started to work in cooperation for ‘A Liveable Zonguldak’ in 29.01.2013. The institutions, associations and non-governmental organizations participating in ‘A Liveable Zonguldak’ work group are as follows:

  • Zonguldak Municipalty
  • Kilimli Municipalty
  • Zonguldak Bar
  • Union of Energy of Turkey (Türk Enerji- Sen) Zonguldak Branch
  • City Council
  • Chamber of Mining Engineers Zonguldak Representative
  • Chamber of Architects Zonguldak Representative
  • Chamber of City Planners Zonguldak Representative
  • Chamber of Chemical Engineers Zonguldak Representative
  • Chamber of Agricultural Engineers Zonguldak Representative
  • Chamber of Agriculture Zonguldak Representative
  • TEMA Zonguldak Provincial Representative
  • Zonguldak Culture and Education Foundation (Zonguldak Kültür ve Eğitim Vakfı)
  • Zonguldak Environmental Conservation Association (Zonguldak Çevre Koruma Derneği)
  • Zonguldak Association of Mukhtars (Zonguldak Muhtarlar Derneği)
  • Çatalağzı Environmental Conservation Association (Çatalağzı Çevre Koruma Derneği)
  • Association for Supporting Contemporary Life (Çağdaş Yaşamı Destekleme Derneği) Zonguldak Branch
  • Association for Developing Çaycuma and Its Villages (Çaycuma ve Köylerini Kalkındırma Derneği)
  • City Council Environment Work Group
  • City Council Women’s Assembly
  • City Council Urbanism Work Group
  • Kilimli Community Center (Kilimli Halkevi Derneği)
  • Kandilli Solidarity House (Kandilli Dayanışma Evi Derneği)
  • Zonguldak Animal Rights Association (Zonguldak Hayvan Hakları Derneği)
  • Çınartepe Neighbourhood Mukhtarship

The Work Group is open to any willing institution, association and NGO for participation.

Liveable Zonguldak Platform

Incumbent spokesperson Kadir Orhan: 0544 564 34 57

for the petition : http://www.change.org/tr/kampanyalar/erdoganbayraktr-koksaltoptan-zonguldak-ta-yeni-termik-santral-istemiyoruz-komursuzomur

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