Barcelona-El Prat airport carries out control and monitoring energy consumption in its installations. This control instrument enables the organisation to establish the efficiency of its use and is an indicator for monitoring the achievement of these improvement goals in this field.
The energy used at Barcelona-El Prat airport is distributed as follows:
- Electrical energy: Lighting, heating and air-conditioning, electrical vehicle fleet.
- Natural Gas: Fuel for the terminal and technical block heating boilers.
- Petrol-Gas Oil Vehicle fleet and operation of the emergency electrogenous equipment in the airport's power plants.
- Solar thermal: Domestic hot water production for T1