Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
The Good Traveler member since: 2018
Regional projects funded through The Good Traveler: Dalton-Whitfield Landfill and Wolf Creek Landfill
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is the world’s busiest and most efficient airport, serving more than 103 million passengers annually with nonstop service to more than 150 U.S. destinations and nearly 70 international destinations in more than 45 countries. ATL boasts a direct economic impact of $34.8 billion in metro Atlanta and a total direct economic impact of $70.9 billion in Georgia. The Airport is a frequent recipient of awards of excellence for concessions, operations, architectural engineering and construction.
GreeningATL reflects Hartsfield-Jackson’s commitment to achieving the triple bottom line – people, planet and profits – while working to become one of the world’s greenest airports. Through innovation and cutting-edge technologies, Hartsfield-Jackson strategically incorporates a common-sense approach to manage resources to ensure a sustainable future, propelling the ATL community, its stakeholders and the environment. In 2018, ATL joined The Good Traveler as an advisory member, along with San Diego and six other airport operators. In conjunction with The Good Traveler and Rocky Mountain Institute, ATL is pioneering new mechanisms to accelerate carbon reduction projects.