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More battery-powered trams on the way

9 Aug 18

The UK’s first battery-powered tram was launched in the West Midlands in April – now Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) is looking to add up to 50 more to the expanding network.

TfWM, part of the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA), is tendering for 18 new trams, with the option to purchase a further 32 in future – all of which can be powered by batteries. Extensions to the tram network are at the heart of a £3.4billion investment in West Midlands…


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