NEW YORK SUBWAY TRIES OUT FLYWHEEL ENERGY STORAGE

Backed by a DOT grant, Garrett AiResearch has developed a flywheel energy storage system which is being tried out in New York. NYCTA's traction supply is becoming overloaded, but energy savings through choppers and regenerative braking were not considered to be a technically satisfactory solution.

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    IPC Transport Press, Limited

    Dorset House, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1975-1

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  • Accession Number: 00083041
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 26 1981 12:00AM