Railroads push sustainability through technology

11/8/2010 | Mother Nature Network

Freight railroads are making strides in sustainability. Computer models that determine the most fuel-efficient speed for trains and hybrid locomotives are among the ways that the nation's railroads are leading the charge toward sustainable transportation, according to this article. Fuel efficiency on railways has more than doubled since 1980, according to the Association of American Railroads.

View Full Article in:

Mother Nature Network

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Transportation

Job Title Company Location
Contracts Manager
Aurora Flight Sciences
Bridgeport, WV
Manager, Social Media
Airlines for America
Washington, DC
Secretary General
Aircraft Fleet Recycling Association (AFRA)
Security Officer
US Airways
Phoenix, AZ
Supervisor - Airport Operations - Ramp Service
United Airlines
Chicago, IL