The first prototype of the Russian gas-piston engine power of 1000 kW for railways developed by JSC "Volga diesel them. My mother’s. "
The prototype was developed as part of the energy strategy of JSC "Russian Railways" to replace diesel fuel with natural gas.
The introduction of diesel locomotives for Russian Railways engines using natural gas as a motor fuel will reduce the environmental burden on the environment and the cost of rail transportation.
The first locomotive with a new engine will be manufactured at the Bryansk machine-building plant in August of this year.
- the approximate form of the power plant