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  1. Cartman replied to the thread Does steam and diesel have a future?.

    If this is the case, which I suspect it probably is, this will presumably kill off any further new builds, and ones which are only at a very early stage? On coal, if demand dwindles away, it will become unavailable as you say. Similarly, when 4...

    Nov 25, 2021 at 10:04 PM
  2. Cartman replied to the thread Does steam and diesel have a future?.

    It is, I believe, technically possible to have an electrically fired steam loco, using a battery, but it would be very inefficient.

    Nov 25, 2021 at 9:57 PM