Description: Obereschach is a small village in the Black Forest with about 1.700 inhabitants. The borough is part of Villingen-Schwenningen, which is the capital of the Schwarzwald-Baar district. Obereschach is located about 8km away from the district capital. The Schwarzwald-Baar district is with more than 40 biogas plants in the upper part of biogas production in Baden-Württemberg. In the small village Obereschach are three biogas plants located, all run by farmers.
The community in Obereschach is a vibrant network of local stakeholders (farmers, town council, friends). The members of the biogas community are citizens that were reached and motivated by ISABEL. Social animators involve their local network to find solutions for specific issues and to organize things while supporting each other.
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