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Swedes opt for trains over flights amid climate crisis concerns Twice as many Swedes are choosing to travel by train as opposed to flying for domestic journeys compared to just a year and a half ago, repo... Environment World
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Sunlight express: the solar-powered train The coastal town of Byron Bay in Australia is now easily accessible via a solar-powered train. It might not look cutting-edge, but it is ... Environment World
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Pollution-busting bus hits the roads to clean up urban air A UK public transport operator has unveiled the UK’s first air-filtering bus, which its inventors say makes the air around it cleaner as it ... Environment UK
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Sweden: world’s first electrified road charges vehicles as they drive A stretch of road outside Stockholm transfers energy from tracks of rail in the road, recharging the batteries of electric cars and trucks a... Environment World
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Green man to be left on at pedestrian crossings in a bid to get Londoners walking Pedestrian crossings in key locations in London will be re-programmed so the green man shows most of the time. Could it encourage Londoners ... Lifestyle Science World
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No ticket to ride: Estonia makes public transport free From this month, Estonia has put in place free transport for its residents across much of the country. What can the rest of the world learn?... Society World
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