International Hydrail Conference 2012 Presentations Available

The 7th International Hydrail Conference was hosted by the Birmingham Centre for Railway Research and Education at the Edgbaston Campus of the University of Birmingham on the 3rd and 4th of July 2012. This year's conference focused on the current status of projects around the world; technology innovations; and environmental, climate, and economic drivers of the transition to a hydrogen-powered railway.

Keynote speakers included Professor Kevin Kendall FRS of the University of Birmingham and Jeff Allan, Head of Delivery Control Command & Signalling and Energy at the Rail Safety Standards Board Ltd. Conference sessions include presentations on topics such as: Hydrail Prototypes, Hydrail Life-Cycle Impacts, Hydrogen Fuel for Rail Applications, Fuel Cell Power Systems For Rail.

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Published: Jun 20, 2012 1:59pm