Namibia to develop Africa’s first hydrogen-diesel locomotive

visualisation of the hydrogen dual fuel locomotive CMB.TECH

A pilot project in Namibia to develop a hydrogen-diesel locomotive was selected to receive funding from the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. A consortium of Hyphen Technical, CMB.TECH, Namibian National Railways TransNamib, the University of Namibia and Traxtion will develop Africa’s first dual-fuel hydrogen-diesel locomotive, with a unique hydrogen storage method.

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Author: Esther Geerts

Former Editor RailTech.com

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