Today’s Solutions: June 19, 2024

New French policy mandates mor

New French policy mandates more sustainable travel

French travel is about to get a green upgrade as the country’s parliament has voted to ban any domestic flights in which the same destination can be reached by train in less than two and a half hours.  After a heated debate in the Assemblée Nationale, the new policy means that greener train Read More...

Germany will invest $95 billio

Germany will invest $95 billion in making its railway network greener

Rail travel emits less CO2 pollution than air or road traffic and Germany is well aware of this. Last week, the country’s railway operator Deutsche Bahn made a commendable move to slash its long-distance rail fares in order to get more people on its tracks and away from fossil-fuel heavy modes of Read More...

The UK is seeing record number

The UK is seeing record numbers of people swap planes for trains

As the “Greta Thunberg effect” continues to influence a great number of companies to engage in green investments, it also seems to be affecting people’s travel choices.  The “flight shaming” movement is gaining momentum across Europe, with record numbers of people electing to take Read More...