The threat of an energy crisis puts a new dimension to electrification and the new Black Mesa and Lake Powell Railroad in Arizona becomes an important milepost in electrification. It is the first application anywhere of 50,000-volt units to railroad electrification. This article describes in detail the design, construction, components and use of this new electric railroad.

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    Murphy-Richter Publishing Company

    20 North Wacker Driver
    Chicago, IL  United States  60606
  • Publication Date: 1973-5

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  • Accession Number: 00050560
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 31 1974 12:00AM