POSSIBILITIES OF POWER REGENERATION BY UNDERGROUND RAILWAY VEHICLES AND USE OF REVERSIBLE SUB-STATIONS

POSIBILIDADES DE RECUPERACION DE ENERGIA POR VEHICULOS METROPOLITANOS Y UTILIZACION EVENTUAL DE SUBESTACIONES REVERSIBLES

After stressing the necessity of saving energy, the author studies the possibilities of regenerating electric energy on underground railway vehicles during braking. He describes the principles of chopper equipment operation, during starting and braking, and gives information on the results obtained by several underground railway networks. He studies the advantages and drawbacks of using reversible sub-stations.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Asociacion de Investigacion del Transporte

    Alberto Alcocer 38
    Madrid,   Spain 
  • Authors:
    • Hanocq, R
  • Publication Date: 1980-7

Language

  • Spanish

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 47-55
  • Serial:
    • AIT-Revista
    • Issue Number: 35
    • Publisher: Asociacion de Investigacion del Transporte

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00330203
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1982 12:00AM