05 October 2009, Monday, 15:48

JSC “Russian Railways” is rewarded with “Ecological Olympus”

author: Lubov Kolokolova

JSC “Russian Railways” has become the winner of the award “Ecological Olympus” for its “Ecological strategy till 2015”. This award is presented for ecological achievements in real sector of economics in Russian Federation.

The news-service of JSC “Russian Railways” reports solution of ecological problems is considered one of the prior directions in activity of the company. The clauses of the “Ecological strategy” are mandatory for all subdivisions of the company in sphere of environment protection and the main aim of the company in sphere of ecology is the care of environment and health of people. In order to achieve this goal the main task for the company in this sphere now is to lower the negative influence of the railroad infrastructure upon environment, introduction of resource-saving and environmental technologies and ecologically clean materials and diminishing of power intensity of the company’s transportations.