India has best airport in carbon management in Asia-Pacific
Under Airport Council International’s (ACI) Airport Carbon Accreditation program, Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) in the national capital has been adjudged as the best airport in carbon emission reduction management in the Asia Pacific region. With this, it has become the first airport in Asia Pacific Region to achieve Level 4+ accredited airport.
The airport aims to become Net Zero Carbon Emission Airport by 2030. “Achievement of the Level 4+ accreditation is a testimony of our commitment towards ensuring sustainable development at IGIA. Going forward, we will continue to develop best in class infrastructure and provide services using innovative and sustainable technologies. Our aim is to achieve “net zero carbon emission” airport by 2030, following the Airport Carbon Accreditation guidelines. With this achievement, we have set up new benchmark for other airports in this region to follow,” DIAL CEO Videh Kumar Jaipuriar commented.