Freight train on track, view of the motorway bridge Brenner in the background.

Environmental and
climate protection

The railway is one of the most environmentally-friendly means of transport. We, at ÖBB-Infrastruktur, form the backbone of sustainable mobility and logistics services on the railway. We are constantly expanding this position. If you travel by rail, you conserve resources, and contribute towards a future fit to live in for future generations.

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Green electricity

Environmentally friendly energy supply, 100 percent traction current from renewable energy, efficient use of energy: There are many reasons why rail is one of the most sustainable means of transport.

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Committed to the environment: Low land consumption, clean railway stations with environmentally friendly cleaning, waste management and noise protection, investments in electromobility. People and the environment are our top priority.

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Railway and Nature

Sustainability and the protection of biodiversity. Healthy habitats for humans, animals and plants. ÖBB-Infrastruktur focuses on responsible, sustainable and environmentally friendly mobility.