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European rail freight: 30 per cent modal share by 2030

Posted: 26 February 2019 | | No comments yet

Today, 75 per cent of all freight transport in Europe is carried by road. This high dependency on trucking directly translates into a yearly emission of 275 million tonnes of CO2 into our atmosphere. It also constitutes 30 per cent of all transport emissions (freight and passenger transport combined). Here, Geert Pauwels, CEO of Lineas, calls for a consorted effort for a freight modal shift to rail…











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