ELECTRIFICATION: NEW INTEREST IN AN OLD IDEA

Rising diesel fuel costs are producing some renewed interest in electrification in the U.S. Burlington Northern is again looking at its coal-hauling line across Nebraska; Tennessee Valley Authority has made proposals to Southern and Louisville & Nashville; Amtrak will be extending Northeast Corridor catenary from New Haven to Boston; and FRA is completing electrification of a test track at Pueblo.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1979-8-13

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 24-26
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00300563
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 17 1979 12:00AM