What about rail?
13 March 2019
On 12th March 2019, Bond Beter Leefmilieu published 11 crucial solutions for the environment and climate. And we can only encourage that, because an ambitious plan is exactly what we need. But the climate proposals that circulate today often lack a very essential element. Nobody disputes that transport is an important sector for CO2 savings.
How to solve mobility and climate issues
30 November 2016
The Federal Planning Bureau currently expects that freight traffic will increase by six percent from 2015 to 2020. Road transport has reached its boundaries, but that doesn't mean the logistical sector cannot grow.
13 July 2016
Rail hasn’t changed in the last 200 years
Rail freight transport is an impressive 200 years old. And in all that time, hardly anything has changed. Yes, today’s freight trains look more colourful, more streamlined and are a little faster. But that’s nothing compared to the massive changes road transportation has undergone in the last few years alone. No wonder that rail freight has been surpassed by road transport.
Stealing like an artist to reinvent rail