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Solarinitiative

General information
Official title Volksinitiative «für einen Solarrappen (Solar-Initiative)»
Voting day 24.09.2000
Vote Nº 465.1
Legal form Popular initiative
Policy area Energy > Alternative energy
Public finance > Taxation > Indirect taxation
Environment and living space > Environment > Environmental policy
Brief description by Swissvotes PDF (in German)
Description by Année Politique Suisse Link (in German / French)
Text subject to vote PDF (in German)
Official Chronology Link (in German)
Submission
Initiators Förderverein Energie-Umwelt- und Solar-Initiativen
Preliminary examination PDF (in German)
Signatures 114,824
Time used to collect signatures 539 days
Success PDF
Pre-parliamentary phase
Federal Council dispatch PDF (in German)
Position of the Federal Council Reject
Parliamentary phase
Item Nº 97.028
Parliamentary debate PDF / Link (in German / French)
Duration of proceedings 935 days
Parliament's position Reject
Position of the National Council Reject (63 Yes, 125 No)
Position of the Council of States Reject (10 Yes, 30 No)
Public campaign
Explanatory brochure PDF (in German)
Recommendations by parties
Yes
CSP
EVP
GPS
PdA
SD
SPS
No
CVP
EDU
FDP
FPS
Lega
LPS
SVP
Electoral share of 'yes' camp 32.5% (Details)
Recommendations by others
Yes
SBV
SGB
TravS
VCS
Schweizerische Energiestiftung (SES)
Arbeitsgemeinschaft für die Berggebiete (SAB)
Heimatschutz
Kleinbauernvereinigung
No
ACS
eco
SAV
SGV
TCS
VSA
Tourismusverband
Baumeisterverband
Swissmem
Erdölvereinigung
Centre Patronal
Deviating party sections
Yes
CVP BE
CVP ZH
Campaign material for a Yes Show all
Campaign material for a No
Vote
Voting result Rejected
People Rejected (31.82% Yes)
Cantons Rejected (0.0 Yes, 23.0 No)
Rejected
AG
AI
AR
BE
BL
BS
FR
GE
GL
GR
JU
LU
NE
NW
OW
SG
SH
SO
SZ
TG
TI
UR
VD
VS
ZG
ZH
Turnout 44.70%
Decree on voting result PDF (in German)
Result by canton, district and municipality Excel (in German)
Overview of voting result by the Federal Chancellery Link (in German)
Interactive map by the Swiss Federal Statistical Office Display the map