Airport Carbon Accreditation is the only officially approved carbon certification program at airports, implemented with the dual aim of:
Airports can choose from four levels of certification, based on their preferred route to reducing their emissions:
Airport Carbon Accreditation is run by WSP, an organisation commissioned by ACI EUROPE for the application of annual airport accreditation criteria. Since 2014, Airport Carbon Accreditation has become a global programme that involves:
RINA is among the independent third party entities authorised to carry out assessment in accordance with the ISO 14064 standard required to obtain the certification.