Emission Factor: Rail freight (diesel traction) - average/mixed load - WTT

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 nameSourceYearRegionUnit Type
Rail freight (diesel traction) - average/mixed load - WTT
GLEC2019European UnionWeightOverDistance

Well-to-Tank (WTT) emission intensity of freight. Retrieved from the Global Logistics Emissions Council Framework for Logistics Emissions Accounting and Reporting. (2019). NOTE: The source does not clarify if the kgCO2e value is calculated using either IPCC Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) or IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) methodologies.

ACTIVITY ID
freight_train-route_type_na-fuel_type_diesel
UUID
56c04a49-96be-4ebf-8bab-b68f8b5c5529
SOURCEGLEC
YEAR RELEASED2019
REGIONEuropean Union (EU)
SECTORTransport
CATEGORYRail Freight
UNIT TYPE(S)
EMISSION FACTORS
  • CO2e:0.0056kg/tonne-km
Data Quality
CO2e CALCULATION
  • Method applied: AR4
  • Methods supported: AR4
  • Origin: Source
LCA ACTIVITYwell_to_tank
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