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Solar Guidance

NOTE: As of June 26, 2012, the FAA is reviewing Section 3.1.2 ("Reflectivity") of the "Technical Guidance for Evaluating Selected Solar Technologies on Airports" based on new information and field experience. All users of this guidance are hereby notified that significant content in this section may be subject to change, and the FAA cautions users against relying solely on this section at this time.

  • Solar Guide: Technical Guidance for Evaluating Selected Solar Technologies on Airports [View Onscreen (PDF, 6.21 MB) | Print (PDF, 14.5 MB)]

Federal Register Notices

Subject/Title Date
Interim Policy, FAA Review of Solar Energy System Projects on Federally Obligated Airports (78 FR 63276) (PDF) 10/23/2013
Air Quality Designations for the 2010 Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) Primary National Ambient Air Quality Standard (78 FR 63276) (PDF) 8/5/2013
Federal Presumed to Conform Actions Under General Conformity (72 FR 41565) (PDF) 7/30/2007
14 CFR Part 150, Airport Noise Compatibility Planning: Final Rule (69 FR 57622) (PDF) 9/24/2004
Draft Aviation Noise Abatement Policy 2000 (65 FR 43802) (PDF) 7/14/2000
Compatible Land Use Planning Initiative (63 FR 27876) (PDF) 5/21/1998
Final Policy on Part 150 Approval of Noise Mitigation Measures: Effect on the Use of Federal Grants for Noise Mitigation Projects (63 FR 16409) (PDF) 4/3/1998
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