Iarnród Éireann in talks over new eco-friendly rail freight contracts

23rd December, 2018

Iarnród Éireann is in discussions about two major rail freight contracts which could reduce climate emissions.

The company’s shipping of goods on its railway is a very small part of its business, with only three main customers: Coca-Cola, Tara Mines and Coillte. But it is in discussions to secure two major contracts at a time when there is increased focus on the potential of rail to reduce the state’s carbon emissions....

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