News & Articles



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.


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


A Giant Climate Leap for a Global Giant: Amazon

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


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 studies

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


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...


Carrypicker becomes one of the accredited partners of S...

04 September 2019 - In August 2019, Carrypicker achieved accreditation from SFC as a transport management system that provides emissions calculations in conformance with the GLEC Framework.


GreenRouter logistics emission calculation tool is now ...

04 September 2019 - In July 2019 GreenRouter got accredited by SFC as a calculation tool that provides emissions calculations in conformance with the GLEC Framework.


Tackling climate change in road freight

Written by: Bonne Goedhart, 27 August 2019. Bonne Goedhart is jr. program manager at Smart Freight Centre. He manages Smart Freight Centre’s efforts to reduce the environmental impact of trucking globally.