Information published on 26 March 2013 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 338.

Invitation to the CleanER-D Sustainability and Innovation workshop “Towards greener and cleaner rail diesel vehicles”

  • Research
  • Technology
  • Sustainability

The Association of the European Rail Industry (UNIFE), UIC and the CleanER-D consortium are pleased to jointly invite you to their public “Sustainability and Innovation Workshop - Towards greener and cleaner rail diesel vehicles" that will take place in Turin (Italy) on 5 June 2013.

About the CleanER-D project

Clean European Rail-Diesel (CleanER-D) is a partly European Commission funded collaborative rail research project that aims at developing, improving and integrating emissions reduction technologies for diesel locomotives.
Furthermore it is aimed at facilitating the implementation of innovative methods and hybrid solutions for the best possible contribution to reductions in CO2 emissions.

Target audience

Operators, engine and vehicle manufacturers, decision makers.

Workshop highlights

  • Overview of the CleanER-D project;
  • Findings derived from the CleanER-D sub-projects “Sustainability and integration”, “Emerging technologies” and “Hybrid technologies”;
  • An insight on how to put in place the conditions allowing for the greening of diesel traction;
  • CleanER-D vehicle developments;
  • Discussion and exchange.

Provisional agenda, online registration and venue

Click here to register, download the provisional agenda and find practical information on the venue.

More information

All information about the project can be found at

For any further information about the workshop, please contact or