Developing a Business Case for Renewable Energy at Airports
TRB's Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP) Report 151: Developing a Business Case for Renewable Energy at Airports provides instructions and tools to evaluate proposed renewable energy projects and their alternatives. The guidance may assist airports with making informed energy decisions that maximize financial, self-sustainability, environmental, and social benefits.
In addition to the report, a decision-making matrix
contains criteria that can be used to evaluate a renewable energy project with a system for weighting each factor based on an airport’s particular objectives. A sample request for proposals
and a sample power purchase agreement
are provided for project implementation.
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This Summary Last Modified On: 3/15/2017