Hubballi Airport becomes the first "Green airport" in Karnataka

8MWp solar power plants are installed in the airport premises.

The energy generated here can light up six airports in the state.

Apart from that it can alo power GPS-aided GEO augmented navigation installation and Bagalur residential quarters as well.

 Union Minister Pralhad Joshi tweeted about this achievement.

Rs. 43 Crore has been spent to set up the solar power plant.

This project was taken up by Hubballi airport to promote green and renewable energy.