Bolivia to build its first electric railway

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Bolivia to build its first electric railway

Postby David Benton » Fri Aug 18, 2017 4:47 pm

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/B ... -0005.html
The beginning of construction for Bolivia's first electric train was inaugurated by President Evo Morales on Thursday in a public ceremony that brought together various supporters of the major transportation project, including government representatives, academics, and business owners.
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Re: Bolivia to build its first electric railway

Postby Leo Sullivan » Fri Sep 15, 2017 12:39 pm

It wasn't much of an electric railway but, it was in Bolivia until the 60s or 70s.
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