Research Projects

Strengthening Airport Resilience through Retrofitting Existing Renewable Energy Assets In Reserve

This idea has been updated with the new idea Renewables to Resilience: Strengthening Airport Resilience through Retrofitting Existing Renewable Energy Assets:

 

https://ideahub.trb.org/a/dtd/Renewables-to-Resilience-Strengthening-Airport-Resilience-through-Retrofitting-Existing-Renewable-Energy-Assets/371849-39875

Background (Describe the current situation or problem in the industry, and how your idea would address it.)

This idea has been updated with the new idea Renewables to Resilience: Strengthening Airport Resilience through Retrofitting Existing Renewable Energy Assets:

https://ideahub.trb.org/a/dtd/Renewables-to-Resilience-Strengthening-Airport-Resilience-through-Retrofitting-Existing-Renewable-Energy-Assets/371849-39875

Objective (What is the desired product or result that will help the airport industry?)

This idea has been updated with the new idea Renewables to Resilience: Strengthening Airport Resilience through Retrofitting Existing Renewable Energy Assets:

https://ideahub.trb.org/a/dtd/Renewables-to-Resilience-Strengthening-Airport-Resilience-through-Retrofitting-Existing-Renewable-Energy-Assets/371849-39875

Approach (Describe in general terms the steps you think are needed to achieve the objective.)

This idea has been updated with the new idea Renewables to Resilience: Strengthening Airport Resilience through Retrofitting Existing Renewable Energy Assets:

https://ideahub.trb.org/a/dtd/Renewables-to-Resilience-Strengthening-Airport-Resilience-through-Retrofitting-Existing-Renewable-Energy-Assets/371849-39875

Cost Estimate and Backup (Provide a cost estimate and support for how you arrived at the estimate.)

This idea has been updated with the new idea Renewables to Resilience: Strengthening Airport Resilience through Retrofitting Existing Renewable Energy Assets:

https://ideahub.trb.org/a/dtd/Renewables-to-Resilience-Strengthening-Airport-Resilience-through-Retrofitting-Existing-Renewable-Energy-Assets/371849-39875

Related Research - List related ACRP and other industry research; describe gaps (see link to Research Roadmaps above), and describe how your idea would address these gaps. This is a critical element of a synthesis topic submission.

ACRP 10-26 (Pending)
ACRP Synthesis 91 / TCRP Synthesis 137: Microgrids and Their Application for Airports and Public Transit
ACRP Synthesis 33: Airport Climate Adaptation and Resilience
ACRP Research Report 199: Climate Resilience and Benefit–Cost Analysis: A Handbook for Airports
NARUC Report: The Value of Resilience for Distributed Energy Resources
North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) 2019 State of Grid Reliability

Annotations
Idea No. 307