RailTech magazine ‘Sustainable Rolling Stock’ – out now
RailTech presents its latest digital magazine ‘Sustainable Rolling Stock’. It delves into the shift to sustainable rolling stock and covers the various developments in hydrogen, battery trains and alternative fuels.
Read about how railways can phase out diesel, the possibilities of HVO fuel and the future of hydrogen in an article with Sittipan Reinold, Program Lead Diesel Exit Rail at Deutsche Bahn, Frederik Wewetzer Programme Manager Hydrogen and Fuel Cells at Now GmbH, and Marko Kapetanovic, PhD Researcher at Delft University of Technology.
Marleen van de Kerkhof of the Decarbonisation Company talks about necessary action and the benefits of retrofit possibilities for on-track machines.
Lastly, the magazine includes articles on the first hydrogen train route in Germany and plans for partial electrification for operation with battery trains.
Rail Infra Forum
The developments in sustainable rolling stock and the associated infrastructure such as recharging and refuelling are the central theme of the Rail Infra Forum on March 15-16 2023 in Rotterdam and online. From alternative fuels and batteries in passenger rail to on-track machines, and from recharging batteries under catenary to hydrogen refuelling. The programme and speakers can be found on the event website.