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STS Partners with ‘The Good Traveler’ to Offer Carbon Offsets

National Program Is Making Air Travel More Sustainable The Sonoma County Airport (STS) proudly announces today our partnership with The Good Traveler; a first-of-its kind carbon offset program that allows passengers to reduce the carbon footprint of their travels. The Good Traveler is managed by Jet-Set Offset, an aviation-focused startup with a mission to decarbonize travel. Jet-Set Offset's technology tools make it easy for individuals and businesses to reduce, track, and mitigate their travel-based carbon emissions. As the newest member of The Good Traveler program, we're excited to provide an option for passengers to offset their carbon emissions when traveling through STS," said Airport Manager, Jon Stout. "Thanks to The Good Traveler, we have a new easy-to-use tool that can help...

Construction Commences on Solar Canopy System Over Long Term Parking Lot B at Charles M. Schulz — Sonoma County Airport (STS)

Solar Energy Project to Power 100% of Airport Operations with Clean Energy.On Monday, August 16th, the Charles M. Schulz Sonoma County Airport commenced construction of a solar photovoltaic (PV) energy system. Developed by solar energy contractor ForeFront Power, the 884 kW solar PV energy project includes a solar PV canopy system over Long Term Parking Lot B. The solar PV canopy will offset the Airport’s greenhouse gas emissions by generating enough clean, renewable electricity to power 100% of Airport operations. The solar PV system will also provide valuable shade for vehicles in the parking lot. This particular solar PV system is a fixed tilt, solar PV parking canopy comprising 2,010 LONGi LR4-72HPH 440 Watt panels. The project is expected to be completed by early 2022. “This Solar...

Charles M. Schulz — Sonoma County Airport Receives ACI Airport Health Accreditation

Airports Council International (ACI) has recognized Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport with its Airport Health Accreditation for prioritizing health and safety measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.Charles M. Schulz — Sonoma County Airport (STS) recently received the Airport Health Accreditation from Airports Council International (ACI). STS is one of the first 12 airports in the U.S. and one of just three in the Western United States to earn this recognition. ACI is the only global trade representative of the world’s airports. Established in 1991, ACI represents airports’ interests with governments and international organizations such as the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), develops standards, policies and recommended practices for airports, and provides...

Terminal Improvement and Modernization Project at Charles M. Schulz — Sonoma County Airport

A Terminal Improvement and Modernization Project at Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport kicks-off Monday, November 9, 2020 with a Groundbreaking Ceremony.The Sonoma County Department of Transportation and Public Works – Charles M. Schulz — Sonoma County Airport (STS) will be holding a ground breaking ceremony celebrating the start of construction of an exciting Terminal Improvement and Modernization Project at the Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport. WHEN:  Monday, November 9, 2020 | 1:30 p.m. WHERE: 2200 Airport Blvd., Santa Rosa (North side of the Modular Ticketing facility near the Fire Station) The Terminal Improvement and Modernization Project includes 33,000-square-feet of new construction and 7,000-square-feet of renovation. Funding for the project comes primarily from...