This challenge sets out ambitious but achievable targets for improvement of rail sector energy efficiency, reductions in GHG emissions and a more sustainable balance between transport modes. The UIC challenge is supported by UIC’s 240 member railway companies based in 95 countries worldwide. Implementation of the challenge will result in:
Focal point: Nick Craven, International Union of Railways firstname.lastname@example.org
In 2016 Annual Reporting progress with third party verification of data will be commenced, a global register of modal shift projects is to be developed as well as an energy efficiency roadmap for 2030 & 2050.
UIC Low Carbon Rail Transport Challenge Action Plan: http://uic.org/com/IMG/pdf/uic_low_carbon_rail_transport_challenge-action_plan.pdf