Month: November 2017

All Five Port Authority airports join Airport Carbon Accreditation!

The five major airports serving the New York City area have joined the community of climate-smart airports!  John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, and Stewart International Airports have been certified at the second highest level of the program – Level 3 Optimisation – confirming that these facilities will reduce its own CO2 emissions and […]

Dallas Love Field Airport joins Airport Carbon Accreditation

Dallas Love Field Airport in Texas was recognised for measuring their carbon footprint with a Level 1 Mapping certificate. Their accreditation means that North America now boasts 28 airports actively managing their carbon emissions, and the city of Dallas has not one, but two climate-friendly airports! Well done! 

Both Hermes Airports are now Airport Carbon Accredited at Level 2 Reduction

Pafos International Airport just joined Larnaka International Airport at Level 2 Reduction of Airport Carbon Accreditation. Both airports located on the island of Cyprus are now actively reducing their carbon emissions. Fingers crossed for their successful journey up the levels of the programme!  Read more about their engagement in the programme here:   

Galapagos Ecological Airport achieves Level 3 Optimisation!

Galapagos Ecological Airport is the first airport in Latin America & the Caribbean to reach Level 3 Optimisation of Airport Carbon Accreditation. With carbon neutrality around the corner, the airport doesn’t cease to intensify their environmental efforts: introducing a better control of the use of airport resources, such as petrol, diesel and electricity, at the […]

Level 3 Optimisation accredited Vienna Airport gets recertified!

Vienna Airport is certified at the 2nd highest level of Airport Carbon Accreditation, and do you know why?   For example:  In 2016, two photovoltaic plants with more than 2,000 solar modules on a total area of about 3,200m² were put into operation, generating more than 500,000 kWh of solar electricity each year. Another photovoltaic […]