Ok of the EU commission to the aids for the transfer of the transport goods from the road to the track in Emilia-Romagna
The program of subsidies will be put into effect until 2022
The EU commission has authorized the distribution of public funds to a program face to promote the transfer of the traffic goods from the road to the railroad in Emilia-Romagna that will have a total six budget million euros and duration until 2022. The public aid will be granted to new services of railway transport goods on long drafts until 120 kilometers in the within of the regional territory.
The aid will be corresponded in the form of subsidies to the logistic societies and the operators of multimodale transport with the objective to transfer part of the support to the final customers, in order to stimulate them to use the railway modality. The amount of the subsidy will be based on the external cost reduction (pollution, noise and incidents) obtained with the transport on track regarding that on the road.