UNEP recognises CIAL as world's 1st fully solar
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has recognised Cochin International Airport Ltd (CIAL) as the world's first fully solar energy-powered airport
The power plant is accompanied by a solar farm, with vegetables grown below and between solar panels.
Did you Know
Cochin International Airport is the first airport in India developed under a public-private partnership (PPP) model and was funded by nearly 10,000 non-resident Indians from 30 countries.