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Author Topic: Rail technology for road use? A Siemens project.  (Read 166 times)

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Rail technology for road use? A Siemens project.
« on: November 12, 2017, 07:58:24 PM »
Just came across this item about a road test in Sweden for hybrid trucks using pantograph and overhead catenary wire power, as per railways and tram systems. The test on a short stretch of highway was last June.

Just found it interesting so have posted the video here.

Swiss news item I originally read is here, in German, though Google Translate will help:

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Re: Rail technology for road use? A Siemens project.
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2017, 10:24:03 PM »
they will be reinventing the trolley bus next!
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