GE Train: 1,200 Miles in 156 Seconds (Video)

This GE Train takes you on an amazing journey, traveling 1,200 miles from Florida to New Jersey. The train carries 5,400 tons of Tropicana, in 41 cars.

According to AAR ( Association of American Railroads) a single freight train can take the load of 280 or more trucks which is equivalent to 1,100 cars. Moving freight by rail instead of truck reduces greenhouse gas emissions by 75 percent, on average. From 1980 through 2011, U.S. freight railroads emitted 699 million fewer tons of carbon dioxide thanks to their fuel efficiency gains.


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