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Sweden Wants To Introduce Overnight Trains As An Alternative To Air Travel

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As more countries look at ways to cutting down on their carbon footprint, Sweden is looking at launching an overnight sleeper rail service from Malmö to Cologne, Germany, with further stops to other parts of Europe. (www.gatechecked.com) More...

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raleedy
ALLAN LEEDY 3
Better trains are a very good idea. What are you all afraid of?
bentwing60
bentwing60 1
TrainAware? sic.sarc.
SpaceRanger
Oh. The horror.
MikeMohle
Mike Mohle -5
If passengers are that concerned with their "Carbon Footprints", they could ride a horse or bicycle. Next up, returning to the 1880s, with wood burning ("renewable energy") boilers powering steam locomotives.
ghstark
Greg S -3
1880s? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jiayang_Coal_Railway
MikeMohle
Mike Mohle 0
But coal is "evil" and cannot be used, haven't you heard? Wood is "renewable". FYI, there is a large market shipping (via boats) pelletized US wood products to Europe that is burned as a fuel.
dnorthern
dnorthern -3
Greta is on board
btweston
btweston 1
Haha. Pick on the teenaged girl. Haha.
ghstark
Greg S -6
Talk about a troll-bait story. Time to put on the asbestos suits and wait for the fireworks.
btweston
btweston 1
Clearly worked on you, pal.

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