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Intermodal Terminal Eco-Efficiency Calculator (ITEC) – now also audit compliant

The Intermodal Terminal Eco-Efficiency Calculator (ITEC), by which KombiConsult, HaCon and thinkstep determine the specific energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions from combined transport terminals as well as identify potential improvements, is now also audit compliant. The European Energy Efficiency Directive 2012/27/EU, which has been implemented in e.g. Germany with the Energy Services Act (EDL-G)…

AGORA online-database on European intermodal terminals extended – over 300 intermodal terminals online

The interactive platform of European intermodal terminals, presenting information on intermodal terminals, could be extended and now presents over 300 intermodal terminals of 24 European countries in a uniform high quality. The interactive intermodal terminal database, which has been developed within the framework of the AGORA project and was launched in September 2010, offers a…

Intermodal Terminal Eco-Efficiency Calculator (ITEC)

Identification of the efficiency and performance of intermodal terminals is now possible for the first time, making use of the Intermodal Terminal Eco-Efficiency Calculator (ITEC) “Green” transport chains become more and more important. In this context, intermodal terminals are key drivers for competitiveness and sustainability of multimodal transport. However, within the calculation of the transport…

The Combined Transport of Dangerous Goods

The transport of dangerous goods in combined transport rail-road is a complex issue. The recent information has been summarized in a small brochure for daily use in the framework of the DESTINY project. The brochure is available in several languages on the project’s website. The information is also relevant for intermodal terminals so that KombiConsult publishes the brochure also on the AGORA website.