The Role of Social Responsibility in Supporting the Social Acceptance of Biomass Plants. Evidences from Italy

A. Lopolito, V.E. Tartiu, M. Prosperi & E. De Meo
This paper highlights the importance for biomass plants of adopting Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as a strategy to favorite social acceptance. CSR consists on a set of activities including the collecting of information, related with the efforts undertaken by the firm regarding the improvement of human capital, environmental protection and the strengthening of relations with stakeholders. This information is at the basis of public documents, that are systematically disseminated, aimed at pursuing the positive effects...