Why are there so many rail transport pollution cases?

Why are there so many rail transport pollution cases?

A new report finds that rail transport costs have risen as pollution increases.The study, published Wednesday in the journal Environmental Science and Technology, finds that pollution on the rails is expected to cost an average of $10.5 billion a year.The cost of air pollution on a railroad has been rising since 1980, when an average…

Why Indian Railways is looking for the next big trainee

Why Indian Railways is looking for the next big trainee

India’s railways will be hiring the next trainee in 2019, a key decision that has raised concerns among the country’s private sector leaders.The country’s largest private railway operator, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), has been trying to recruit trainee trainees for over a year, but the recruitment process has faced resistance from the industry, with some…

How to find the best rail transport rates

How to find the best rail transport rates

Australia has more rail fares than any other country in the world.And you won’t find a higher-cost option in the country, which is why many travellers would rather travel on an express train than a private car.But how do you find the cheapest train fares in the most congested city in the continent?We looked at…

How to get a ride on an automated train

How to get a ride on an automated train

The automated train is one of the newest and most disruptive technologies, replacing human drivers, and is already making its way to the trains in Australia.And with that comes the challenge of making sure the train can handle the workload, and that passengers can safely board the train.The most important thing about an automated railway…

When a train leaves your car, you’re responsible for its journey

When a train leaves your car, you’re responsible for its journey

A train travelling between Sydney and Canberra could be forced to pay the freight of a $50,000 journey by way of compensation.Key points:Railway Transport Minister David Elliott says the train’s freight is a “serious problem” for commutersThe Department of Transport is currently working on how to implement the compensation scheme, which will cost the rail…

How to get the most out of a train carriage

How to get the most out of a train carriage

When it comes to train rides, the most important factor is the passenger compartment.If you are not comfortable with the idea of sitting down on the seat you bought, you will be more than happy to buy another.But when it comes time to transfer your seat, you need to know what to expect.Here are 10…