diesel-electric locomotive

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Noun1.diesel-electric locomotive - a locomotive driven by the electric current generated by a diesel engine
diesel locomotive - a locomotive driven by a diesel engine
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20 (ANI): India on Monday handed over the 18th diesel-electric locomotive to Myanmar, thereby completing the first project under the current Indian line of credit (LoC) to the eastern neighbour.
One of these locomotives was a 53-year old diesel-electric locomotive manufactured by the American Locomotive Company, they added.
Problems of Making Artificial Tractive Effort-Speed Curves in the Diesel-Electric Locomotive Having DC/DC system
To the Editor: Peter Huber and Mark Mills's article, "The End of the M.E.?" in May, cites the example of the General Electric Evolution diesel-electric locomotive as evidence of a shift away from mechanical drives and controls.
Like any conventional diesel-electric locomotive, each engine powers a rail specification Newage HC5 generator specifically engineered for this application.
Officials said an Army diesel-electric locomotive will be retrofitted with an FC power plant, which will then be demonstrated in an Army nontactical application in order to facilitate commercialization of FC power for rail transportation.
The company is the only diesel-electric locomotive manufacturer to have produced more than 70,000 engines and has the largest installed base of diesel-electric locomotives in both North America and internationally, he added .-TradeArabia News Service
By type of application, it is classified into diesel locomotives, electric multiple units, electric locomotives, and diesel-electric locomotives. Geographic breakdown and deep analysis of each of the aforesaid segments is included for North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and LAMEA.