News & Articles

Blog

Towards Zero Emissions Road Freight: seven things fleet...

1 November 2019 - By Sophie Punte, Executive Director, Smart Freight Centre

News

Navigating a Changing Climate Conducts Understanding th...

28 October 2019 - The partners in the international Navigating a Changing Climate initiative are conducting a survey to collect information about the effects of extreme weather events on seaports and inland por...

News

Companies Ready to Decarbonize Freight at VERGE 2019

23 October 2019 - How can we accelerate the movement to decarbonize freight shipping across modes, meeting Paris climate goals and making this work for business too? That was the key question at the VERGE confe...

Event

Announcement: The first meeting of ISO/TC 207/SC 7/WG 1...

21 October 2019 - The first meeting of ISO/TC 207/SC 7/WG 14 “Carbon footprint of transport operations” will be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan (USA), on 7-8 November 2019

Webinar

Announcement: 6 November GLEC Meeting becomes the GLEC ...

21 October 2019 - Join us for the Live Webinar: “GLEC Framework and beyond – how to move from reporting to reduction” on 6 November 2019

Blog

Effective emissions reduction: data transparency holds ...

4 October 2019 - Our Technical Development Director Alan Lewis shares his insights from last month's decarbonising freight transport and logistics​ workshop at the ITS4 Climate conference in Bordeaux.

News

UN Climate Week 2019: Countries with Green Freight Prog...

27 September 2019 - Our Executive Director Sophie Punte's speech during the UN Climate Week 2019 in New York at the 11th CCAC High Level Assembly

News

A Giant Climate Leap for a Global Giant: Amazon

20 September 2019 - By Sophie Punte, Executive Director, Smart Freight Centre

News

The Smart Freight Forum Shippers’ Dialogue and Workshop...

30 September 2019 - Download your copy of the report from the latest Smart Freight Forum China.

Case study

Collaboration and high-quality tires save fuel and emis...

First published: 2016 - Collaboration between SFC, the Beijing Transport Institute and 5 tire manufacturers achieved a total of 12,000 to 26,000 RMB (2,700 to 3,700 USD) savings per truck every year

News

Cutting Emissions starts with Smart Freight Management

13 September 2019 - By Sophie Punte, Executive Director, Smart Freight Centre.

News

New Sustainable Freight Procurement Tools support compa...

10 September 2019 - Today Smart Freight Centre and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) released the Smart Freight Procurement (SFP) Guidelines, and BSR released the Sustainable Freigh...