• SFC at COP23!

    The 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP23) under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was held from November 6-17, 2017 in Bonn.  According to WBCSD this COP helped shine a light on important aspects of climate resilience and adaptation that have not been as visible at pr... >

  • Road to Zero Emissions - Electric, Efficient and Clean Transport

    Bonn, Saturday 11 November 2017 | 12:00-13:30EU Programme of Side EventsBrussels Conference Room, EU Pavilion, Area A1 of the Bonn zone Natuur & Milieu on behalf of the Cleaner Car Contracts and Smart Freight Centre on behalf of the Global Logistics Emissions Council (GLEC) and the EU project... >

  • Climate Week New York - Global Logistics Emissions Council Meeting

    The Empire State Building went green to mark New York City Climate Week, an event that gathered global leaders committed to delivering the Paris Agreement.  It was the perfect place for a Global Logistics Emissions Council (GLEC) meeting. Hosted by UPS on September 21st, the GLEC meeting broug... >

  • SFC, IEA and European Commission at ‘The Future of Road Freight Transport’

    Road freight generates two-thirds of freight and 7% of global energy-related CO2 emissions. Reducing oil demand and emissions to a level compatible with the climate goals of the COP21 Paris Agreement will require greatly improving the efficiency of road freight vehicles and, more broadly, of the fre... >

  • Low Carbon Technology Partnerships initiative

    SFC co-hosted the Low Carbon Freight session of the 7th global meeting of Low Carbon Technology Partnerships initiative (LCTPi) of World Business Council of Sustainable Development.  The event was held on 19-20 June in Brussels, during the Sustainable Energy Week LCTPi i... >

  • Europe Workshop on Green Freight Programs

    How to expand green freight programs across Europe and promote collaboration between them 6 and 7 April 2017 | Brussels | Hotel Leopold | Rue du Luxembourg 35 The Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) in partnership with Smart Freight Centre (SFC) organized a two-day Europe Wor... >

  • Smart Trucks Platform Panel meeting

    Fundamental changes are required in the ways goods are transported and in the vehicles and energy sources we use to come close to 1.5-2˚ C scenario agreed under the Paris Climate Agreement. The solutions to improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions from road freight transport are known. First, w... >

  • LEARN International Workshop

    Logistics Emissions Accounting and Reduction Network project - International Workshop Tuesday 4 April 2017 (12:00-17:00) & Wednesday 5 April 2017 (9:00 – 17:00)Hosted by the European Commission | Place Madou 1, Brussels   Empowering business to reduce their carbon footpr... >

  • European launch of the GLEC Framework

    The first universal way of calculating logistics emissions 15 November 2016, 10:30 - 13:30, Stanhope Hotel, Brussels        European Launch of the GLEC Framework for Logistics Emissions MethodologiesThe first universal way of calculating logistics emissions  15 Nov... >

  • A low emission freight sector for New Zealand

    The Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) and the Sustainable Business Council (SBC) organized 3 events in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch to talk about the design of a low emissions freight sector for NZ.  We all have a role to play to enable reduced emissions, increa... >

  • Asia launch of the GLEC Framework

    The first universal way of calculating logistics emissions 7 September 2016, 13:30 - 15:30, Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, SingaporeDownload the GLEC Framework for Logistics Emissions Methodologies      Asia Launch of the GLEC Framework for Logistics Emi... >

  • Launch of the GLEC Framework for Logistics Emissions Methodologies

    The first universal way of calculating logistics emissions 23 June 2016, WRI Offices, Washington D.C.         Launch of the GLEC Framework for Logistics Emissions MethodologiesThe first universal way of calculating logistics emissions  23 June 2016 I  WRI... >

  • ITF Side Event: Business and Government for Smarter Freight

    The need for business and government collaboration on smarter freight 20 May, 2016 | 09:00-10:30 CET | Leipzig, Germany Summary of the Side Event to the International Transport Forum (ITF) Annual Summit: “Business and Government for Smarter Freight” Leipzig, Friday 20 May 2016 |... >

  • Smart Freight Leadership Roundtable 2016

    Driving Corporate Leadership for Smart Freight and Logistics 12 May, 2016 | BSR Office, 85 Boulevard Haussmann | Paris, France Roundtable Objectives BSR and Smart Freight Centre (SFC) organized a one-day roundtable with 12 leading corporations to discuss their role in leading the way to climate... >

  • Global Logistics Emissions Council Asia Consultation Event

    Imagine…  One universal and transparent way of calculating freight emissions across the global multi-modal supply chain that is used by companies to compare and select more fuel efficient modes and carriers and identify ways to increase efficiency and reduce costs. Friday 6 Novembe... >

  • Global Logistics Emissions Council EU Consultation Event

    Imagine…  One universal and transparent way of calculating freight emissions across the global multi-modal supply chain that is used by companies to compare and select more fuel efficient modes and carriers and identify ways to increase efficiency and reduce costs. 28 October 2015 ... >

  • Smart Freight Brazil Workshop

    Ten leading shippers and logistics service providers came together at an SFC facilitated workshop "Smart Freight Brazil." These companies worked together to articulate what motivates them to work towards green freight, what a green freight program in Brazil could look like, and the role that shipper... >

  • Green Trucks China Pilot Kickoff Workshop

    Smart Freight Centre (SFC) and  Beijing Transport Energy Environment Centre (BTEC) launched a pilot project kick-off workshop on Wednesday 08 July 2015 in Beijing. The event aimed to agree on the pilot work plan, the data collection methods, and the verification arrangements... >

  • Smart Freight Leadership 2015

    How Can We Make The Freight Sector More Climate-Resilient and Competitive? A part of the BSR Spring Forum series on climate26 May, 2015, Pentahotel, Leipzig Germany Smart Freight Centre (SFC) and BSR organized a one-day round table, Smart Freight Leadership,... >

  • Smart Freight Latin America Roundtable

    SFC exploring the next frontier for Smart Freight in Latin America Smart Freight Centre and the Brazil National Confederation (CNT) brought together key experts and industry to explore opportunities on smart freight in Latin America on September 9 and 10 in Sao Paolo, Brazil.The first ste... >

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Multinationals that lead the way to logistics emissions transparency In April 2017, we released our vision for ‘Smart Freight Leadership’. Be a lea... >

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