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Dutch trains powered by wind energy

|20 January 2017|


It was announced earlier this month that all Dutch electric trains are now 100% powered by wind energy.

A landmark achievement for sustainable transport, it is the result of a collaboration between NS, Holland’s main passenger railway operator and electricity company Eneco.

“Since 1 January, 100% of our trains are running on wind energy,” said NS spokesman, Ton Boon.

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Iain is a creative writer, journalist and lecturer, and formerly an editor of two international business publications. Iain is now editor of Innovators Magazine, as well as the strategic content director for OnePoint5Media.


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