Melbourne, Australia (SPX) Apr 28, 2021 A new study has found Australia’s government-owned airports could produce enough electricity to power 136,000 homes, if they had large-scale rooftop solar systems installed. Researchers at RMIT University compared electricity generated by residential solar panels in a regional Australian city to the potential green energy production of 21 leased […]
Airports have vast swaths of empty land and rooftops. But it’s not so easy as just covering everything with solar panels.
Denver CO (SPX) Sep 22, 2020 By studying 488 public airports in the United States, University of Colorado Denver School of Public Affairs researcher Serena Kim, PhD, found that 20% of them have adopted solar photovoltaic (PV), commonly known as solar panels, over the last decade. Solar photovoltaic (PV) is the conversion of light into […]