Replacing plane journeys with ultra-fast train services 'manifestly in the public interest', transport secretary says
The government has made the demise of domestic air travel an explicit policy target for the first time by aiming to replace short-haul flights with a new 250mph high-speed rail network. The transport...
Natural beauty retailer reveals its Cork Pot sequesters more than 33 times its weight in carbon dioxide
Better transport policies targeting taxes at the most polluting vehicles would improve air quality, argues Bright Blue's William Nicolle
Demonstrator project will explore whether solar can directly supply power to railways' traction systems
Huge numbers of tiny particles of plastics in water supplies are unlikely to post serious health risk, but data is 'extremely limited' UN health body warns