TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC ASPECTS OF ELECTRICAL TRACTION ON USSR RAILWAYS

The fuel problems have brought to the forefront in many countries the long-discussed diesel versus electric traction problem. This article, by an expert in this field, analyzes these matters from a generalized point of view pointing out the factors that are leading to overall electrification of railways in the USSR including those lines that now have diesel traction.

  • Corporate Authors:

    International Railway Congress Association

    17-21 rue de Louvrain
    1000 Brussels,   Belgium 
  • Authors:
    • Rakov, V
  • Publication Date: 1975-1

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 41-45
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00095690
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Rail International
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1975 12:00AM