More rail freight to lower emissions in South Africa - Supply Management
The government wants to move 30% of freight from road to rail by 2022 ©PA Images
The government wants to move 30% of freight from road to rail by 2022 ©PA Images

South Africa announces transport emissions target

31 August 2017

The South African government has outlined its plans to reduce emissions in the transport sector by 5% by 2050.

A draft green transport strategy includes new procurement guidelines for government fleets and plans to push 30% of freight from road to rail by 2022.

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