In the Netherlands all NS’s 1.200.000 train trips per day are now without any CO2 emissions. A world’s first!
As from 1 January 2017 100% of Dutch electric trains are powered by wind energy. The Dutch railways company NS is the world’s first railway company that gets 100% of its energy from wind energy.
Dutch railways now 100% powered by wind energy. Source: Facebook BrightVibes
Travelling by train has been the most environmentally friendly way of transportation for a long time already. In the Netherlands they have now taken it to the next level using wind turbines to power all of its electric trains.