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

Carbon capture on UK high-speed rail!

Sheffield University engineers and a US startup have developed a train carriage system that could capture carbon whilst a train is in motion

All aboard for 100mph retrofit rail!

HybridFLEX is a retrofitted 20-year-old diesel train that is forecast to reduce emissions by a quarter

British startup unveils driverless ‘zero-emission’ transport system

‘World’s first’ operational system will open in 2025 at the National Railway Museum in Shildon, England

UK’s plastic waste sidetracked!

The British operator of rail infrastructure has unveiled the ‘UK’s first’ recycled plastic railway sleepers

Steel transport on veggie oil gets on UK rail track

The train transported 2,500 tonnes of steel product from Wales to West Midlands

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

Hitachi drives fast low carbon train travel with new battery partnership

The collaboration aims to accelerate the mass production of batteries to provide emission-free power for hundreds of battery trains across the UK

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

Alstom to deliver battery-powered trains to German line in €100m contract

The trains will bridge the 80 kilometres of non-electrified line between the cities of Chemnitz and Leipzig from 2023