How much do railways pay for electricity and water?

How much do railways pay for electricity and water?

Railway Transportation Costs in India: An overview article Railways pay an average of Rs 3,700 per day per passenger on average for electricity, according to data compiled by the Indian Railways.This is an increase from Rs 3 000 per day in the previous financial year.In the previous fiscal, railways paid Rs 3.6 lakh per day…

Russian Railways: Transports are in a state of emergency

Russian Railways: Transports are in a state of emergency

Russia’s railway transportation system is in a crisis, with no money to keep it running.Transport Minister Mikhail Zheleznofeyev told reporters on Tuesday that Russia’s budget for the next year is $1.3 billion.In March, the government cut spending by nearly 20 percent.Russia’s transport system is also suffering from a severe shortage of trucks, which means that…

Bulgarian Railways to take measures to reduce air pollution

Bulgarian Railways to take measures to reduce air pollution

Bulgaria’s main railway operator is to take some measures to improve the environment.Bulgarian Railways (BRN) has already been given a two-year period to implement measures to curb pollution by limiting coal combustion, which is also the source of the pollution in many European countries.Brussels-based BRN announced on Monday that it would work on reducing coal…

‘I’ll be back’: The truth behind the rumours

‘I’ll be back’: The truth behind the rumours

By Football Italian staff Sportsmail on 04/01/2016 02:13:50Roma forward Mario Balotelli is looking forward to returning to the field for his first competitive game since the 2015/16 campaign.According to Sky Sport Italia, Balotellini is ready to resume training with the Serie A club.The 24-year-old scored 19 goals in all competitions last season and has notched…

How to Save the Planet: What’s the Latest?

How to Save the Planet: What’s the Latest?

“The train was a very small part of the journey,” said Ms Ritchie, who said it would be “a shame” if a passenger suffered a head injury.“It’s a shame it took this long,” she added. “Ahead of Christmas, we should be investing in rail so we can get our children on the train and get…

The Lad’s new home in a New York City train depot

The Lad’s new home in a New York City train depot

Railways are trying to figure out how to move more people across the country faster.The Lad Bible is the latest in a line of books to have been published about the railways.They range from the historical to the contemporary, from the personal to the professional, but all are written with a special focus on the…

Blockchain technology is transforming the rail transport sector

Blockchain technology is transforming the rail transport sector

A railway transportation sustainability initiative launched in India will use blockchain technology to automate and streamline rail transport operations.Rajkumar Das, CEO and co-founder of the Railway Transportation Sustainable Initiatives (RTSI) told CoinDesk: “This project is a proof of concept of what we have seen and will be trying to replicate for our projects across the…

Why the government should charge rail transport charges

Why the government should charge rail transport charges

Rail transport charges are a key element in tackling climate change and ensuring we have a reliable, reliable, affordable and sustainable supply of rail and road transport.However, they are not yet the only way we can tackle climate change.And we have to look at other ways.Rail transport charges (RTC) are the price that rail operators…