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Media: Light Rail Analysis Jan 21An analysis of Light Rail CLIVE KESSELL of Light Rail MALCOLM DOBELL The term light rail covers many facets. To many, it means a tram system or a network such as Docklands Light Railway, but in fact it covers much more and will even impact on traditional heavy rail. Media
Why choose Light Rail?

What is Light Rail & Trams today?

For public transport to become a force in dealing with urban congestion, carbon reduction, improving air quality and to be an attractive alternative to the car, it must be built quickly and operate affordably.

Some benefits:

  • Light rail systems have proven track record
  • Growing the public transport market
  • Creating modal shift in some cases 32%
  • Supporting regeneration , renewal and inward regeneration
  • Assisting in the creation off a new urban framework
  • An extremely green mode of transport
  • Will drastically reduce the nations carbon footprint
  • Can be used to re-engineer city districts
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Whats going on? - Conferences, etc

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  • 13-14 March 2024

    European Light Rail Congress

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  • 13-14 March 2024

    European Light Rail Congress

    Seville

  • 28/01/2021

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