RAPID TRANSIT--THERE'S AN ELECTRIC BILL TO PAY

This paper presents an argument for total system planning, prior to introducing new vehicles into a rapid transit system. The electric bill can be overlooked in planning, but soon becomes a shocking reality. Benefits and detriments to the electric system through operation of vehicles with various characteristics is discussed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This paper was presented at the Ninth Annual Meeting of the IEEE Industry Applications Society, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 7-10 October 1974.
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    Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

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  • Authors:
    • Davis, Justin R
  • Publication Date: 1974

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  • Accession Number: 00072497
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Part 1 Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 19 1981 12:00AM