Effelter / Berlin (dpa / lby) – The Franconia forest village Effelter in Kronach has been named the "Bioenergy Village 2010». The
Federal Ministry of Agriculture is thus responsible places from, at least half of their electricity- cover and heat demand from regionally produced biomass.
As the Ministry announced in Berlin on Wednesday further, this year were also the places next to Effelter Jühnde-Barlissen (Lower Saxony) and Feldheim (Brandenburg) appointed on best energy villages. You will each receive 10 000 €, which are used for the further expansion of the supply of bioenergy. Effelter declared to have almost 300 Population.