As a part of Government of India’s initiative to develop green airports, two airports in Andhra Pradesh- Tirupati and Vijayawada are going to go completely green. AAI has commenced installation of 1MWp solar power plant at Tirupathi and Vijaywada Airports.
It has also completed installation of solar power plants at 29 airports/locations with a total capacity of 12.84 MWp.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- The Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) in Kerala is the first airport in the world to be completely powered by solar energy.
Source- Business Standard