Longreach Airport achieves Level 2 ‘Reduction’

June 3, 2019

Environmental sustainability will be an even stronger focus at Longreach Airport following the awarding of Level 2 accreditation under the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme. The airport was recognised for achieving significant reduction of CO2 levels. For example, Longreach Airport installed 396 solar panels on the roof of the terminal building in 2016, offsetting about 95 per cent of the airport’s electricity usage during daylight hours. Read more about the actions that led to their upgrade here.