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  • Rotterdam The Hague Airport is....
    08 July 2021

    Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTHA) in the Netherlands has achieved Level 4+ ‘Transition’ of Airport Carbon Accreditation, the only global carbon standard for airports. The successful first-time accreditation at the highest level of the renowned CO2 reduction programme is a worldwide first and a testament to RTHA’s exceptional carbon management strategy, fully aligned with global...

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    Bulgaria's Varna and Burgas Ai....
    07 July 2021

    Varna and Burgas Airports implemented by Fraport Bulgaria have successfuly upgraded to Level 2 'Reduction' of Airport Carbon Accreditation. Congratulations!  Find out more about their actions to protect the climate here

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    Aéroport de Bordeaux in Franc....
    16 June 2021

    We are delighted to share the news of Bordeaux Airport's successful accreditation at Level 1 'Mapping' of Airport Carbon Accreditation. The airport is aiming to become carbon neutral by 2030 through a number of biodiversity, water and waste projects. In order to reach this ambitious goal, it has announced an €8m program of investment in environmental projects as part of its...

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  • Kenya Airports Authority achie....
    10 June 2021

    Kenya Airports Authority achieved Airport Carbon Accreditation Level 1 'Mapping' for Jomo Kenyatta, Moi, Kisumu and Eldoret International Airports as the first in East and Central Africa. In 2019, KAA launched its going green initiative with a goal of becoming the greenest airport operator in Africa by 2022. The initiative is in line with the authority’s 2018-2022 strategic...

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    Guanacaste Airport achieves Le....
    11 May 2021

    Costa Rica’s Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR) – also known as Guanacaste Airport, which has been a member of the VINCI Airports network since 2018 – has entered Airport Carbon Accreditation directly reaching Level 2 ‘Reduction’ for its actions to reduce its carbon footprint.  Learn more in this article (International Airport Review). 

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    Milas Bodrum Airport achieves ....
    06 May 2021

    The gateway to the Turkish Riviera, Milas-Bodrum Airport obtained Level 1 ‘Mapping’ certification. It’s the sixth airport in TAV Airports’ portfolio to receive Airport Carbon Accreditation certification, the only institutionally-endorsed, global carbon management programme for airports. TAV Milas-Bodrum GM Iclal Kayaoglu said “Minimizing the effects of our operations on the...

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What is
Airport Carbon Accreditation?

Airport Carbon Accreditation is the only institutionally-endorsed, carbon management certification standard for airports. This short animation outlines how we started this journey and our approach in making a real difference to airport carbon emissions.

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