Biju Patnaik Int’l Airport all set to observe World Environment Day

Bhubaneswar: The Biju Patnaik International Airport,
Bhubaneswar is all set to celebrate the World Environment Day on June 5. It is
one of the principal vehicles through which the United Nations (UN) stimulates
worldwide awareness of the Environment and enhances public attention.

On the occasion, a day long programme including
distribution of saplings, meetings, signature campaign and oath taking ceremony
will be held. Odisha Additional Chief Secretary UN Behera is scheduled to grace
the event as the chief guest.
“The Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar
has been recently accredited ISO14001: 2004 on Environment Management
System.  It is our endeavor to enhance
efforts to reduce carbon foot print and use technology for eco friendly
sustainable development towards Green Airport. 
We have developed Water Harvesting System, Sewage Treatment Plant and
100 KW solar power plant, replacement of conventional fittings with power saver
LED light fittings and planned many more activities towards clean and green
Airport,” said a press release issued by the Airport authority.

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