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  • Christchurch Airport in New Ze....
    24 November 2020

    Christchurch Airport in New Zealand has taken a major step forward in its commitment to fight against climate change, becoming the first airport in the Asia-Pacific region and in the world to reach Level 4 Transformation of Airport Carbon Accreditation. This high achievement is evidence of the airport’s continued efforts to align its carbon management strategy with the global...

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    Airports reveal step-change in....
    17 November 2020

    Global standard for airport climate action shows increased ambition despite challenge of pandemic 17 November 2020 - ACI has today unveiled two further levels of achievement in its global Airport Carbon Accreditation programme, marking the industry’s determination to ‘Build Back Better’ as it looks towards recovery.  Introducing Level 4 Transformation and Level 4+...

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    Cambodia Airports recognised f....
    27 October 2020

    Cambodia’s 3 international airports have now been recognised for carbon reduction with level 2 of Airport Carbon Accreditation!  The successful upgrade to level 2 results from the reduction of Scope 1 & 2 CO2 emissions at the airports in Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Sihanoukville. Bravo Cambodia Airports and VINCI Airports! Learn more here.

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  • ASUR Group achieves accreditat....
    23 October 2020

    9 Mexican airports including Cancun Airport, implemented by Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste (ASUR) have successfully entered Airport Carbon Accreditation at level 1 'Mapping'! This first step is meant to pave the way for ASUR Group's long-term ambitions to reach CO2 neutrality across its entire network. We bid a warm welcome to Cancun Airport, Cozumel Airport, Huatulco...

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    Oman Airports achieves accredi....
    19 October 2020

    We are delighted to confirm that Oman Airports have just achieved level 1 'Mapping' of Airport Carbon Accreditation for operations at Duqm Airport. DQM joins the already accredited Muscat and Salalah Airports, both at level 2 'Reduction'! Thumbs up for keeping up with your commitment to environmentally friendly practices across the entire network of Omani airports.

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    Shenzhen Bao’an achieves Opt....
    30 September 2020

    Mainland China has gained a second level 3 accredited airport in a span of three weeks! Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport has just upgraded to Optimisation level, having provided proof of tangible reduction of own emissions as well as demonstrated efforts to engage its business partners in this endeavour. Congratulations to the airport team working hard to achieve more...

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What is
Airport Carbon Accreditation?

Airport Carbon Accreditation is the only institutionally-endorsed, carbon management certification standard for airports. This short animation outlines how we started this journey and our approach in making a real difference to airport carbon emissions.

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