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TK’BLUE AGENCY Expands in Australia, New Zealand & Singapore

By |2019-09-19T11:05:10+11:00September 19th, 2019|emissions data, freight transport, greenhouse gas emissions, low carbon, manufacturing, News, supply chain|

The International Non-Financial Transport Rating Agency TK'Blue, announces the creation of a new Agency in Australia, also covering New Zealand and Singapore. The objective is to offer shippers, carriers and freight forwarders in the Southern zone its solutions for improving and enhancing the economic and environmental performance of their logistics choices. Thanks to the online

Trucks Rev up Australia’s Emissions

By |2019-01-17T18:37:15+11:00December 12th, 2018|carbon offsets, emissions data, freight transport, greenhouse gas emissions, low carbon, News, shipping, supply chain|

Transport red-lines as Australia’s carbon budget is spent years early Australia’s Transport emissions for Q4/FY2018 were again the highest on record. By 2030, will grow +29% on 2005 levels under current and proposed policies Global freight transport volumes will triple by 2050 Tyranny of distance For the third consecutive year, Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions are

Act Now to Achieve IMO Carbon Targets – ITF

By |2018-07-20T09:53:50+11:00May 3rd, 2018|carbon offsets, emissions data, freight transport, greenhouse gas emissions, liquid fuel, low carbon, shipping, supply chain, transport|

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by “at least 50% by 2050 compared to 2008” aligns the shipping sector with the Paris Agreement temperature goals. Strong actions are needed. The IMO strategy relies on technological innovation and alternative energy sources for global shipping, and support of governments and shipping customers

Transport Emissions Policy: Kicking the Big, Growing Can down the Road

By |2018-01-30T22:36:11+11:00January 30th, 2018|#COP21, #energy productivity, carbon offsets, freight transport, low carbon|

Transport has Australia’s biggest emission reduction task – and little government support. The 2017 Review of Climate Change Policies released over Christmas presents a re-hash of current policies and policy reviews, deferring new progress to after the 2019 federal election. Transport emissions will continue growing at record levels in the meantime, begging the question: How

“Run on Less” proves more is possible, now

By |2018-01-12T15:07:05+11:00January 12th, 2018|freight transport, liquid fuel, low carbon, transport|

The “Run on Less” truck fuel efficiency experiment achieved outstanding results over 10 miles per gallon, crediting its’ success to conscientious drivers taking advantage of the best fuel-saving technologies available today. Trucks from 6 fleets and an owner-operator traversed a range of cross-country USA routes, duty cycles and truck profiles over 17 days in the

China’s carbon trading to capture supply chain emissions

By |2018-07-20T09:17:12+11:00October 5th, 2017|freight transport, low carbon|

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/china-emissions-trading-scheme-puts-170005461.html The carbon intensity of Australia's exports to China will come under increasing scrutiny when its Emissions Trading Scheme is launched this year, joining moves both planned and already underway by a host of other Asian countries. Scope 3 emissions, such as transport & distribution, are generated outside an organisation's direct control and are often

Freight Transport needs a Finkel clean energy target

By |2017-06-11T16:37:33+11:00June 11th, 2017|#COP21, #energy productivity, biofuels, freight transport, greenhouse gas emissions, low carbon, transport|

As another Australian energy policy neglects Transport, our highest energy using sector, we now await the outcomes of the climate change policies review to arrest the sector's rising emissions intensity and declining fuel security. Under our Paris Agreement commitments we need to halve per capita emissions and a two-thirds reduction in emissions intensity of all economic activity, so for the

How to lift energy productivity in Freight Transport

By |2017-04-13T09:51:50+11:00April 13th, 2017|#energy productivity, freight transport, liquid fuel, low carbon, shipping, transport|

“A Roadmap to double energy productivity in Freight Transport by 2030” is now released for comment, and yours will be most welcome. Urgent action is needed to generate more economic value from the energy used to move freight in Australia, as congested cities increasingly constrain productivity across the economy. Decisions made today can lock-in energy-intensive

Extra money to buy new trucks

By |2017-02-17T14:58:27+11:00February 17th, 2017|emissions data, freight transport, low carbon|

Announcing a new service that unlocks government funding to buy new efficient trucks. We can now help mid-to-large trucking companies access government incentives to invest in more efficient transport vehicles by reducing finance costs and paying cash from carbon credits. Unique Opportunity With no up-front costs, we can qualify fleet renewals for: -             a 0.7% finance

Clean Transport News

By |2016-12-20T20:15:51+11:00December 20th, 2016|freight transport, greenhouse gas emissions, low carbon, transport|

Keep up-to-speed with the latest developments in clean transport action: 1.       Nikola One Truck Revealed One of the largest US trucking companies believes the Nikola One truck could be a game-changer for the trucking industry. Going all-electric with a hydrogen-powered fuel cell will help change the cycle of rate volatility driven by diesel prices. Including