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Future propulsion methods

New Power

Climate agreement, nitrogen oxide values and cheat software are making life hard for diesel engines. What are the alternatives?

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The German Transport Forum

Future means unity

The German federal transport infrastructure plan, European infrastructure problems, digitalization and environmental policy – these are all issues that are plaguing Germany’s only economic cross-industry cleanup in the mobility sector. The President of the German Transport Forum, Dr. Ulrich Nußbaum, in an interview with DHL Freight Connections.

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Transport system well below

A truly in-depth idea

Rails and roads in Switzerland will probably not be able to cope with the growing freight traffic of the future – the solution might lie beneath the earth.

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High voltage for the highway

Sweden has opened the world’s first e-highway, where trucks can drive with electricity from overhead cables.

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Please move up!

Safer, more efficient and even fuel-saving – these are the benefits promised by platooning technology. However, whether we will soon see rows of trucks driving closely behind each other on motorways is not only a question of technology, but especially of politics.

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"War for talent"

Attractive offers

Sustainable human resources policy enables small and medium sized logistics companies to gain ground in the “war for talent”.

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