This company plans to power Polish trains by hydrogen next year

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As soon as 2023, traction on the Polish railways will be provided by hydrogen power. This is the plan laid out by PKP Energetyka, the electricity distributor to the Polish railway network and operator of a new traction energy storage facility under construction in Garbce. The company has just signed a contract for the realisation of a hydrogen system at the facility.

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Author: Majorie van Leijen

Majorie van Leijen is the editor-in-chief of, the online magazine for rail freight professionals.

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