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Rail Developments

The Worlds first solar train - Byron Bay, NSW

Because of its efficient use of electrically powered traction development of rail transport for passengers and freight will be an important part of reduction of the production of 'greenhouse' emissions that all countries are now required to make. Examples of the progress being made in that regard, particularly in respect of battery powered trains, are set out here.