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Varamis Rail launches zero carbon parcels and freight service

VARAMIS Rail has launched a new carbon-free express parcels and consumer goods freight service with the help of British infrastructure manager Network Rail and using EMUs converted by rolling stock leasing company Eversholt Rail.
The service was launched on January 9 and will run from Monday to Friday between Birmingham International station and Mossend Down Yard, near Glasgow, taking just under 5 hours each way.
The increase in online shopping and home deliveries over recent years has accelerated the demand to find a more environmentally friendly solution of moving parcels, products, or light goods around the UK.....and one solution is the electrified rail network

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  • Elizabeth Gathigia

    72 w

    This is great it will reduce carbon emissions

    • Grace Njeri

      73 w

      On average, railroads are three to four times more fuel efficient than trucks. That means moving freight by rail instead of truck lowers greenhouse gas emissions by up to 75%, on average.

      • Keith Sandford

        74 w

        This is a remarkable effort by Phil and his team who are passionate about removing as many dirty diesel vehicles off of our road network as possible, particularly around urban areas. A big well done.

        • Hilda Wangui

          74 w

          Good work towards clean energy

          • We Don't Have Time

            74 w

            Dear Patrick Kiash Thank you for getting your climate love to level 2! We have reached out to Varamis Rail and requested a response. I will keep you updated on any progress! /Adam We Don't Have Time

            • Peter Kamau

              75 w

              Good effort towards Net Zero

              • Gorffly mokua

                75 w

                Impressive! This will reduce carbon footprint in the transport sector.

              • Kamau WA Githinji

                75 w

                this is impressive, clean energy is the way to go

                • Tabitha Kimani

                  75 w

                  This is a great undertaking towards saving the planet through transitioning to clean energy.

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