Tag: Arriva

Arriva trials HVO on Dutch train route ahead of September roll out

Arriva trials HVO on Dutch train route ahead of September roll out

June 30, 2020 |

In the Netherlands, rail operator Arriva has completed a trial using HVO on a train running between Groningen and Friesland ahead of the September roll out where the company plans to operate several of its routes using the biofuel. In an effort to reduce its environmental impact, the company has invested in 50 new trains […]

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UK’s Arriva to add 18 biodiesel trains to Netherlands routes by 2020

UK’s Arriva to add 18 biodiesel trains to Netherlands routes by 2020

July 12, 2017 |

In the UK, Arriva has been awarded an extension of its rail operation concession in the Northern Netherlands and neighboring German communities into 2035 with promises to power 18 new trains with biodiesel beginning in 2020 when the current concession ends. The move is part of a long-term strategy to achieve emission-free electric transport. The […]

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