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NEWS Friday, 03 January 2020 |

Solar power installation for Brazilian gateway

Salvador Bahia Airport in Brazil has started construction of a solar plant that will help power to its terminal building.

NEWS Monday, 26 March 2018 |

New solar farm to reduce Dublin Airport's energy consumption

Irish airport operator, daa, in partnership with ESB has opened a new solar farm at Dublin Airport that will provide more than half of the annual energy requirements of its water reservoir system.

NEWS Tuesday, 19 September 2017 |

Brisbane Airport set to boast Australia's largest rooftop solar power system

Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) is investing in a major renewable energy Solar PV project capable of generating more than 9,315,000 kilowatt hours a year.

NEWS Thursday, 06 April 2017 |

Solar savings of over £100,000 for Belfast International Airport

Belfast International Airport has announced energy savings of over £100,000 for the first ten months of operation of its dedicated solar plant at Crookedstone Road.

NEWS Tuesday, 10 March 2015 |

Solar power comes to Dubai World Central

Dubai World Central–Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) has invested in a solar array which is expected to significantly reduce its carbon footprint and feed power directly into the national grid.

NEWS Wednesday, 29 January 2014 |

Solar power system installed at Kuala Lumpur International

A solar power system has been installed at Kuala Lumpur International Airport – which is expected to save it around $627,000 annually in energy costs.

NEWS Tuesday, 07 August 2012 |

Madrid Barajas unveils new solar powered street lights

Madrid-Barajas has enhanced its environmental credentials with the installation of solar powered street lights.
NEWS Wednesday, 25 July 2012 |

Solar powered aircraft breaks world record

The world's airports could look very different in the future if aircraft were to look anything like this.
NEWS Thursday, 23 February 2012 |

Phoenix Sky Harbor unveils new solar power system

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport has unveiled the new rooftop solar power system that is expected to save it $4.7 million in electricity costs over the next 20 years.
NEWS Monday, 03 October 2011 |

New €20 million solar park for Athens Airport

Athens International Airport (AIA) has opened the world’s largest photovoltaic park at an airport, which is expected to reduce the gateway’s CO2 emissions by at least 10,000 tonnes/year.

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