Tag: electric vehicles

E-Project at Frankfurt Airport using charging infrastructure bidirectionally

Airport operator Fraport is gradually converting its fleet of vehicles to electric drives. Parallel to this, the charging infrastructure at Germany’s largest air traffic hub is also expanding and evolving. It now still works conventionally, with current flowing from a charging point into vehicles...

Los Angeles airports on track for 2045 net zero target success

Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is on track to reach its carbon neutral aims by 2045, its latest annual report revealed last week. By the deadline, LAWA is aiming for 100 per cent renewable electricity use, zero potable water for non-potable uses and carbon neutrality for its operations. The...

Brussels Airport Company accelerates its transition to green mobility

Brussels Airport has been working on its green mobility credentials, both for its passengers and for its staff. The initiatives range from electric buses to CNG vehicles and electric charging stations. To ramp up its efforts and stay a step ahead of the new regulations on the electrification o...

America’s Largest Deployment Of Electric Shuttles At A US Airport

Endera, a technology company specializing in commercial electric vehicles, charging stations and software solutions, has announced the delivery of 18 all-electric passenger shuttles to ACE Parking, for use at the San Diego International Airport. By the end of 2020, the entire 29 all-electric vehicle...

Swissport targets global electric vehicle fleet of at least 50% by 2025

Swissport targets global electric vehicle fleet of at least 50% by 2025

Swissport has committed to further invest in environmentally friendly equipment and by 2025 is aiming to increase its electric vehicle fleet to at least 50 per cent. The ground handler revealed the target in its latest sustainability report and the move is part of a strategy to further reduce it...

Hong Kong passenger traffic up 1% in July, airport targets electric vehicle use

Hong Kong passenger traffic up 1% in July, airport targets electric vehicle use

Hong Kong International Airport’s (HKIA) passenger numbers grew by one per cent to 6.7 million in July, driven principally by traffic to and from Southeast Asia and Japan. The rise in passenger numbers was supported by 11 per cent growth in transfer and transit traffic compared to July 2018. ...

NAS Uganda launches eco-friendly vehicles at Entebbe airport

NAS Uganda launches eco-friendly vehicles at Entebbe airport

National Aviation Services (NAS) Uganda – formerly Entebbe Handling Services Limited (ENHAS) – has introduced electric forklifts and tractors into its operations in the country. The 12 electric vehicles were launched by Ayub SOOMA, director of airports of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Uga...

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