Month: June 2024

Rio de Janeiro – Galeão International Airport achieves Level 3

Rio de Janeiro – Galeão International Airport achieves Level 3

We are delighted to confirm that Rio de Janeiro – Galeão International Airport has met all the necessary requirements to upgrade to Level 3  Optimisation of the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme. At Level 3, airports need to expand the scope of their carbon footprint assessment to include various Scope 3 emissions and present evidence of […]

Nine airports in Mexico join Airport Carbon Accreditation

Nine airports in Mexico join Airport Carbon Accreditation

We are delighted to announce that nine airports operated by Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares (ASA) in Mexico, have met all the necessary requirements to achieve Level 1 of the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme. To reach this level, an airport must conduct a detailed analysis of its CO2 emissions and establish well-structured plans to reduce them. […]

African airports align with the Paris Agreement objective, with Félix-Houphouët-Boigny and Enfidha-Hammamet International Airports leading the way

African airports align with the Paris Agreement objective, with Félix-Houphouët-Boigny and Enfidha-Hammamet International Airports leading the way

Committed, collaborative, strategic, and innovative – just a few words that describe the decarbonisation efforts in the African region in recent years. African airports are making significant strides in carbon management, showcasing a firm commitment to the global ambition of achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. Despite being the continent that contributes the least to […]

Green Airports Recognition 2024: Biodiversity and Nature-Based Solutions

Green Airports Recognition 2024: Biodiversity and Nature-Based Solutions

The 19th ACI Asia-Pacific & Middle East Regional Assembly, held in May 2024 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, celebrated sustainability by honouring airports from the region with the Green Airports Recognition Awards. Now in its eighth year, this programme continues to set the benchmark for environmental best practices in the aviation industry by recognising the exceptional […]

Airport Carbon Accreditation recognised with Sustainability Advocate Award 2024

Airport Carbon Accreditation recognised with Sustainability Advocate Award 2024

In a remarkable achievement, Airport Carbon Accreditation was honoured with the Sustainability Advocate Award 2024 by the Association of Association Executives at the International & European Association Success Awards. The award ceremony took place in the historic Old University in Graz, where Olivier Jankovec, Director General of ACI EUROPE, proudly represented Airport Carbon Accreditation. The […]

Four regional airports in Finland achieve Level 5 of Airport Carbon Accreditation

Four regional airports in Finland achieve Level 5 of Airport Carbon Accreditation

Four regional airports in Finland operated by Finavia—Ivalo, Kittilä, Kuusamo, and Rovaniemi—have achieved Level 5, the topmost level of Airport Carbon Accreditation. This milestone positions Finavia among the global pioneers in carbon management, increasing the total number of Level 5 accredited airports worldwide to 14. Finavia has significantly advanced its decarbonisation efforts, targeting carbon emissions […]

Brussels South Charleroi Airport: First in Belgium to achieve Level 4 Transformation

Brussels South Charleroi Airport: First in Belgium to achieve Level 4 Transformation

We are delighted to announce that Brussels South Charleroi Airport in Belgium, has met all the necessary requirements to upgrade to Level 4 Transformation of the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme. This achievement makes Brussels South Charleroi the first airport in Belgium to reach this level of carbon management maturity. Achieving Level 4 required Brussels South […]

Global airport carbon management programme recognised as the best sustainability initiative of the year at Association World Congress

Global airport carbon management programme recognised as the best sustainability initiative of the year at Association World Congress

Graz, 11 June 2024: Airport Carbon Accreditation yesterday won the Sustainable Advocate Award 2024 as part of the prestigious International & European Association Success Awards, which recognise the important role trade associations play in leading and supporting their sector and profession with their initiatives. Specifically aimed at recognising a new sustainability initiative driving consistently improved […]

Palermo “Falcone Borsellino” International Airport achieves Level 3+ Neutrality

Palermo “Falcone Borsellino” International Airport achieves Level 3+ Neutrality

We are delighted to announce that Palermo “Falcone Borsellino” International Airport in Italy, has met all the necessary certification requirements to upgrade to Level 3+ Neutrality of the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme. To achieve this level, an airport must expand its carbon footprint assessment to include a range of Scope 3 emissions. Additionally, it must […]

Warsaw Chopin Airport puts Poland on the Airport Carbon Accreditation map

Warsaw Chopin Airport puts Poland on the Airport Carbon Accreditation map

We are delighted to announce that Warsaw Chopin Airport in Poland, has joined the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme at Level 1 Mapping. This marks Warsaw Chopin as the first Polish airport to take this significant step towards comprehensive carbon management. Operated by Polish Airports’ State Enterprise, Warsaw Chopin Airport has achieved this level through conducting […]