Next stop: trains on the move to capture and store CO2!

ELN learned more about a train carriage carbon capture system which is promised to revolutionise rail transport

UK signs £1.7bn clean transport deal with Turkey

It marks the UK government’s largest ever sustainable civil infrastructure deal

HS2 to be extended to Manchester

Once operational, all HS2 trains will run on zero-carbon energy

HS2 trains to run on zero-carbon energy

The project is looking to become net zero by 2035

Soaring energy prices make rail freight operators switch to diesel locomotives

Trade association for the sector said that is a ‘temporary measure’

Chevron and Caterpillar link up for hydrogen demonstration

They aim to explore the the feasibility and performance of hydrogen for use as a commercially-viable alternative to traditional fuels for line-haul rail and marine vessels

HS2 tunnel protestors vow to continue occupation

Protesters staying in the tunnel spoke to ELN about their intentions

Battery storage
Up to £10m up for grabs for innovative battery tech research

Innovate UK is providing the funding for feasibility studies and research and development into promising new battery technologies

New funding means solar-powered trains could soon be coming to a station near you…

Riding Sunbeams has landed its first commercial funding to power trains in South East England and the Valleys in South Wales with solar energy

Geminor completes ‘first international rail transport’ of refuse-derived fuel

A two-carriage train loaded with 110 tonnes of RDF arrived at Geminor’s HUB in Landskrona in Sweden, sent from another of the company’s facilities in Braunsbedra, Germany