Dutch trains 100% powered by wind energy

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Dutch trains 100% powered by wind energy

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That gets an A+ in my book. Shows how far behind we really are in the USA. I know the distances are shorter and such, but there is no reason that we cannot be advancing like this.
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We're getting there...........slowly.

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So nobody goes anywhere when there is no wind ?

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The title is somewhat misleading. Nederlandse Spoorwegen is only one rail company. Other lesser trains are still burning diesel fuel. NS also buys 50% of the power needed for these trains from foreign countries and its source could be anything other than wind. On a side note, NS has remained profitable due to tax evasion.

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