Pilot cuts emissions from quarry

Testing is under way at a site in Sweden to replace diesel with electricity at each transport stage, from excavation to crushing. Uwe Müller reports on a project led by the Volvo Group that aims to cut emissions by as much as 95%

by Uwe Müller
The Vikan Kross quarry near Gothenburg, Sweden, could become a blueprint for the future. Photo: Skanska
The Vikan Kross quarry near Gothenburg, Sweden, could become a blueprint for the future. Photo: Skanska

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