Kochi airport

Indian Airports Move Towards Renewables, Glare Hazards Pose New Challenge

By-Ravleen Kaur Earlier in March, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) announced that it will use 100 percent renewable energy at all its airports by 2024. AAI is India’s public sector airport developer and operator. Of the 137 airports it manages, the statutory body has, already commissioned in-house solar plants at 38 airports with a capacity of 40 […]

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Kochi’s Solar Airport Suffers Estimated Loss of Rs 220 Cr

Cochin International Airport has started the rebuilding of the damaged infrastructure and has including 2.5 km long airport walls that collapsed after Periyar River flooded. Making it to the news for being flagged as the green airport by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), completely solar powered Kochi Airport is in rounds again. The Kochi airport’s […]

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Kochi Airport Bags Highest UN Environment Honour

CIAL was chosen for ‘action and inspiration’ category which recognizes individuals or organizations taking bold environmental steps and inspiring others to follow their green footsteps. Cochin International Airport (CIAL) has been selected for the highest environmental honour ‘Champion of Earth Prize -2018’ instituted by the United Nations. CIAL was chosen for ‘action and inspiration’ category […]

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India Intends to Partner with UN to Promote Solar Energy

While expressing his optimism and hope Syed said that by the next year’s World Environment Day commemoration, solar energy will be part of the energy mix used in the UN headquarters. As part of the efforts to protect and preserve the environment, India’s Permanent Representative to the UN Syed Akbaruddin said, that the country aims […]

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