All aboard: Wabtec shows off its battery electric locomotive in Pittsburgh (photos)

//All aboard: Wabtec shows off its battery electric locomotive in Pittsburgh (photos)

All aboard: Wabtec shows off its battery electric locomotive in Pittsburgh (photos)

Wabtec Corp. showed off its fully electric and battery-operated locomotive on Friday at its Freight 2030 Mission to Net Zero event in South Oakland. It's the first time the Pittsburgh-based company brought the train engine to the region as it has previously been undergoing testing exclusively and in partnership with BNSF Railway in California. Named FLXdrive, Wabtec's heavy-haul, battery-electric locomotive is the first in the world to be powered solely by rechargeable batteries, which clock in…

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