October 27, 2011

Germany’s railway set its sights on a goal of 100% sustainable energy sources by 2050

In response to consumer wishes for alternative energy generation, Germany’s railway, the Deutsche Bahn, in October 2011 set its sights on a goal of 100% sustainable energy sources by 2050 as it announced that it would begin harvesting solar power from the roofs of its nearly 6,000 stations as well as partnering with wind and hydroelectric power suppliers.

Sources: Treehugger, NY Times

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