Emissions and energy use of Finnish railway traffic in 2016
PASSENGER TRAFFIC CO [t/a] HC [t/a] NOx [t/a] PM [t/a] CH4 [t/a] N2O [t/a] SO2 [t/a] CO2 [t/a] Fuel consumption [t/a] Fuel consumption [m3/a] Use of electricity [MWh/a](2
Electric locomotives(1 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 292 195
Diesel locomotives 6 1,6 53 1,1 0,3 0,08 0,04 5 730 1 820 2 154
Shunting/ diesel locomotives 0,4 0,2 3,2 0,1 0,0 0,0 0,0 137 43 51
Local traffic 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 111 861
TOTAL 6 2 56 1,2 0,3 0,09 0,04 5 867 1 864 2 206 404 056
FREIGHT TRAFFIC CO [t/a] HC [t/a] NOx [t/a] PM [t/a] CH4 [t/a] N2O [t/a] SO2 [t/a] CO2 [t/a] Fuel consumption [t/a] Fuel consumption [m3/a] Use of electricity [MWh/a]
Electric locomotives 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 212 422
Diesel locomotives 119 50 919 18 2,2 0,6 0,2 39 302 12 485 14 775
Shunting/ diesel locomotives 54 25 388 9 0,9 0,3 0,1 16 410 5 213 6 169
TOTAL 172 75 1 308 27 3,2 0,9 0,4 55 712 17 697 20 944 203 051
LOCOMOTIVES CO [t/a] HC [t/a] NOx [t/a] PM [t/a] CH4 [t/a] N2O [t/a] SO2 [t/a] CO2 [t/a] Fuel consumption [t/a] Fuel consumption [m3/a] Use of electricity [MWh/a]
Electric locomotives 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 7 642
Diesel locomotives 7,8 3,7 64 1,1 0,1 0,04 0,02 2 477 787 931
TOTAL 7,8 3,7 64 1,1 0,1 0,04 0,02 2 477 787 931 7 642
  CO [t/a] HC [t/a] NOx [t/a] PM [t/a] CH4 [t/a] N2O [t/a] SO2 [t/a] CO2 [t/a] Fuel consumption [t/a] Fuel consumption [m3/a] Use of electricity [MWh/a]
Electric locomotives 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 0,0 624 120
Diesel locomotives 186 80 1 428 30 3,7 1,0 0,4 64 056 20 348 24 081
TOTAL 186 80 1 428 30 3,7 1,0 0,4 64 056 20 348 24 081 624 120
(1 Use phase emissions of electrict trains are zero
(2 The amount of electrical energy taken from the contact wire by the locomotives
Source: RAILI 2016 model
Last Update: June 5th 2017
VTT, Jenni Eckhardt
Email: firstname.lastname@vtt.fi