First US Solar-powered Airport is in Tennessee

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Takeaways:

  • Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport in Tennessee is the first and only airports with a solar farm that can generate enough power for all its energy needs.
  • The solar farm also has storage to power the building after sundown and in low light conditions.
  • All of the lights in the airport were also switched to LED lights that are hooked up to motion detectors and are only used when needed.

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