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					Sustainability
  in Flight        Public Information Meeting

                  Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
                           Sustainable Management Plan


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                                       Thursday
                                     June 16, 2011
Sustainability
  in Flight

                  “Airport Sustainability” is an all-inclusive
                  approach to managing an airport, one that
                  ensures economic viability and operational
                     efficiency along with natural resource
                    conservation and social responsibility.

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                                 At a Glance
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  in Flight
                  • 89 million passengers in 2010
                  • 950,000 total flights per year
                  • 250,000 average daily passengers
                  • Nonstop flights to 156 U.S. cities
                  • Nonstop flights to more than 80 cities in 50
                    countries
                  • 5.6 million-square-foot terminal complex
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                    support facilities
                              Meeting Agenda
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                  •   Welcome and introductions
                  •   Meeting objectives
                  •   Project process overview and progress update
                  •   Overview of current Initiatives
                  •   Vision for the future
                  •   Discussion of goals, focus areas, targets and
                      initiatives
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                           Meeting Objectives
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                  • To receive input on the goals of the Sustainable
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                  • To receive input on the development of objectives
                    and reasonable initiatives to accomplish each
                    objective



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                  Purpose, Process and Progress

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                               Project Purpose
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                  Develop roadmap to:
                  • Reduce energy consumption
                  • Reduce environmental impacts
                  • Become a better neighbor




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                                 Planning Process
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                                                         Vision
                                                       Statement



                                                      Guiding
                                                  Principles/Policy



                                                Establish
                   Conduct       Identify                     Implement        Monitor     Communicate
                                               Objectives &
                  Assessment   Opportunities                   Initiatives   Performance     Progress
                                                 Targets

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                                                        Building
                                   Project Scope
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                  • Define sustainability categories
                  • Include baseline inventory or assessment of categories
                  • Establish measurable goals to minimize impact or
                    consumption
                  • Identify sustainability initiatives to achieve each goal
                  • Include public participation and outreach


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                                       Status Update
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                  Project Status
                  •   Completed Scoping Sessions with stakeholders
                  •   Developed sustainability categories
                  •   Collected baseline information for energy use, air
                      emissions, noise, waste and water management
                  •   Holding public meetings


                  Future Highlights
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                  •   Include sustainability categories for two major airlines
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                  •   Evaluate potential targets and initiatives to meet ATL
                      goals
                  •   Finalize and implement
                                      Our Vision
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                      Be the global leader in airport efficiency
                         and customer service excellence.


                                        Our Mission
                   Provide the Atlanta region a safe,
                        secure and cost-competitive
                    gateway to the world that drives
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                  economic development, operates
                  with the highest level of customer
                    service excellence and efficiency
                             and exercises fiscal and
                       environmental responsibility.
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                  Current Sustainability Initiatives


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                                Water Conservation
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                  Saved since 2007:
                  225 million gallons

                  •   Urinal and toilet retrofits
                  •   Reclaimed groundwater
                  •   Heating and cooling changes


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                                  Wetland Mitigation
Sustainability    •   56-acre site
  in Flight       •   Certified wildlife habitat
                  •   Walking trail
                  •   Observation decks
                  •   Bird sanctuary
                  •   Open to the public




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                                        LED Lighting
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                  •   3,000 LED edge, centerline,
                      and guard lights installed
                  •   LED on all new or
                      reconstructed taxiways
                  •   First airport in the United
                      States to have LED runway
                      and guard lights


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                           Automated People Mover
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                  •   Opened in 2009
                  •   Eliminated rental car shuttles on
                      terminal area roads




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                  Vision for the Future

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                                        Our Goals
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                  •   Integrate sustainability as a core principle in all
                      planning, design, construction, operations,
                      maintenance



                  •   Identify and adopt strategies for reducing
                      environmental footprint, ensuring economic stability

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                  •   Foster employee engagement, stakeholder
                      involvement, community partnerships in all
                      decision-making and development
                                 Focus Areas
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                                • Sustainability reviews for all
                                  projects
                     Policy     • Sustainability training for employees
                  Development   • Community education programs
                                • Establishment of Sustainable
                                  Management Systems




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                                • Green procurement program
                  Procurement   • Supply chain sustainability validation
                                • Life-cycle approach for decision-making
                                 Focus Areas
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                                 • Reduce energy consumption
                                 • Reduce emissions
                   Operations    • Establish baselines and monitor
                       &           environmental footprint
                  Maintenance    • Reduce water consumption
                                 • Reduce waste generation and create
                                   opportunities for recycle




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                                 • Green design and construction for all
                                   new construction and existing buildings
                  Construction
                                 • Reduce construction debris
                                 • Deconstruction versus demolition
                  Potential Policy Development Targets
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  in Flight       Focus Area        Potential Targets         By year     Potential Initiatives
                  Sustainability   Develop sustainability               Develop/adopt green
                  review for all   review protocols            2013     specifications & standards
                  projects
                                                                        Prepare training material
                  Sustainability   Initiate annual                      and schedules
                  training for     sustainability trainings    2013     Gauge level of awareness
                  employees        for employees                        and interest in airport
                                                                        sustainability
                                                                        Include programs with local
                  Community        Establish a community
                                                                        schools, community
                  education        education and               2013
                                                                        volunteerism, organizing
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                                   Establish management
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                                   systems to support                   Initiate data gathering and
                  Management                                   2014
                                   sustainable                          compilation
                  Systems
                                   development
                       Potential Procurement Targets
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                  Focus Area        Potential Targets        By year       Potential Initiatives
                  Green            Green procurement                   Coordinate with all relevant
                  procurement      language in bids and       2013     divisions to plan and implement
                  program          contracts
                                                                       Prepare and initiate routine
                  Supply chain     Establish supply chain              supplier surveys
                  sustainability   validation and supplier    2013
                  validation       survey programs                     Track and monitor recycled
                                                                       content in materials
                  Life-cycle                                           Include programs with local
                                   Establish a community
                  approach for                                         schools, community
                                   education and              2013
                  decision-                                            volunteerism, organizing green
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                  making                                               fairs etc.
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                  Potential Operations & Maintenance Targets
                    Focus          Potential Targets           By        Potential Initiatives
Sustainability      Area                                      year
  in Flight
                                 Energy use reduction from           Increase use of energy efficient
                                                              2020
                  Reduce         established baseline                light fixtures
                  Energy
                                 Identify and use renewable          Solar power generation
                  Consumption                                 2020
                                 energy                              Energy from anaerobic digestion
                                 Establish baselines and             Baseline carbon footprint
                                 begin carbon footprint       2013   assessment for the airport with
                                 monitoring                          monitoring goals
                                                                     Increase employee incentives for
                  Reduce         Increase public                     public transportation & carpools
                  Emissions      transportation use by        2015
                                 employees and passengers            Public transportation information
                                                                     for visitors at education kiosks
                                                                     CNG/alternative fuel stations
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                  Increase
                                                                     Development of a Water Supply
                  Water          Reduce water consumption     2020
                                                                     Master Plan by 2013
                  Conservation
                                 Reduce organic waste         2013   Zero Waste Initiative, spent grease
                  Waste                                              to biofuels, excess food donation
                  Reduction      Increase municipal solid            program, liquid removal from
                                                              2020
                                 waste recycling                     waste stream
                       Potential Construction Targets
Sustainability     Focus Area           Potential Targets          By year        Potential Initiatives
  in Flight
                                                                             Require all new buildings to be
                                                                             LEED certified at a minimum.
                                       LEED certification for
                                                                    2013     Encourage LEED silver, gold and
                  Green Design         new construction
                                                                             platinum certification where
                  and construction                                           possible.
                  for new and
                  existing buildings                                         Use reflective (white) roofs
                                       Sustainability review for
                                       upgrades to existing         2013     Use pervious, reflective pavements
                                       buildings
                                                                             Increase vegetated surfaces
                                       Reuse, reduce, recycle
                  Deconstruction                                    2013
                                       where possible                        Require construction waste
                  instead of
                                                                             management plan during planning
                  demolition           Diversion of demolished
                                                                    2020     of any project
                                       materials from landfills
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                  Use of clean
                  construction         Use clean construction                Require use of clean construction
                                                                    2020
                  equipment and        equipment                             equipment
                  technologies
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                  Discussion


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                    Your Suggestions are Welcome:
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                  • Focus Areas

                  • Targets

                  • Initiatives

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                  • Any other thoughts/suggestions
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                  Thanks for your participation!
                  To request additional information or to submit
                           comments, please contact:

                   Asset Management and Sustainability Division
                     Email: sustainability@atlanta-airport.com
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