Environment

HS2 reveals successful results of hydrogen generator trial

An HS2 construction site in London has held successful trials for two zero-emissions hydrogen fuel cell-based electricity generators – cutting…

2 days ago

Turn back Tyne: Multi-million-pound scheme to protect railway in North East from river erosion gets underway

A major investment to protect the railway from erosion by the River Tyne and allow a popular footpath to reopen…

4 days ago

Network Rail signs solar power agreement with EDF Renewables UK in milestone step towards a cleaner and greener railway

In another stride towards a greener, more sustainable railway for Britain, Network Rail has signed an agreement with EDF Renewables…

4 days ago

New homes for newts: Industry leading licence protects species from vital rail upgrades

In an industry first, Network Rail’s Eastern region has been granted a special licence to safely relocate the UK’s largest…

5 days ago

TfL trials cooling solution on Tube network

Transport for London (TfL) is currently trialling a state-of-the-art cooling panel on a disused platform at Holborn station to test…

3 weeks ago

Stadler announces completion of first Class 93 carbody

Stadler has started production of the Class 93 locomotive fleet for Rail Operations UK and finished the first carbody. Assembly…

3 weeks ago

Network Rail establishes resilience taskforce to develop approach to future heatwaves

Network Rail has announced the launch of a new taskforce led by independent experts to investigate and make recommendations on…

4 weeks ago

Trains resume at Birmingham New Street after heatwave damage repaired overnight

Limited train services have started to run through Birmingham New Street after yesterday’s record-breaking temperatures damaged multiple sections of 25,000-volt…

4 weeks ago

Network Rail and train operators upgrade advice to ‘DO NOT TRAVEL’

Network Rail and train operators have upgraded their travel advice for services heading north out of London into the weather…

4 weeks ago

East Coast Mainline to close amid record temperature warnings

Network Rail will close the East Coast Main Line (ECML) for all locations between London King’s Cross and York and…

4 weeks ago