Tagged: Aviation

Airport solar projects: 2000-2018

Airport solar: from Sea to Shining Sea

The open skies at airfield perimeters bring renewable, carbon-free energy to solar farms at over 15 US airports. That’s only a fraction of the airport solar panels generating power on the rooftops of hangars,...

Airports reduce their carbon footprint

In 2018, nearly 4.5 billion travelers arrived and departed from airports worldwide. Airlines have been finding ways for those 45 million flights to leave less of a carbon footprint.[1] At the same time, many...

As the climate changes, airports adapt

The impact of climate change has been measured and recorded worldwide. In the arctic, 3.3 trillion tons of ice has melted since 1992. In more temperate climates, weather events have become more frequent and...