Another option to reduce transport emissions: connecting electric trucks to overhead power lines on electrified
Australia's transport emission reduction is being neglected. So why not start with the most energy-efficient route to zero-emission road
freight. The technology is being tested in Germany and Sweden.
This article suggests the biggest hurdle to
large-scale rollout is the initial infrastructure. In Australia currently the biggest hurdle is an absence of government policy:
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