Overhead highway wires turn trucks into electric hybrids
by Laura Domela
May 17, 2012 at 11:58 AM
You know why we don't have battery-powered trains? It's because having battery-powered trains would be a silly idea. When you have something that just goes from point A to point B over and over, it makes more sense to make electricity available over the entire stretch, and Siemens is going to try that idea out with trucks on highways.
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