Author: United States. Bureau of the CensusPublish On: 1910
POWER - PLANT EQUIPMENT AND OUTPUT OF STATIONS . Traffic and
financial operations are probably the Of the 904 companies operated wholly or in
part most important features of the railway industry , but with electric power in
Author: United States. Bureau of the CensusPublish On: 1903
In addition , there were a number of power for street railways , elevators ,
manufacturing large central electric stations which furnished current purposes ,
and charging batteries . Electric current is to surrounding cities , towns , and
villages , so ...
About the first apparatus for use in central power stations were those designed
and built by Mr. Edison for the old Pearl street ... although for different types of
central station and power work , were not any of them used on electric railroad
Author: Association of Engineering Societies (U.S.)Publish On: 1895
ELECTRIC RAILWAY , Description of Illustrated description of the power plant ,
rolling stock , track equipment , etc . , of the Lowell , Lawrence and Haverhill
Street Railway . - St . Ry . Jour . , July , 1895 . ELECTRIC RAILWAY , Elevated -
Author: Association of Engineering Societies (U.S.)
Contains the transactions of various engineering societies.
Author: United States. Bureau of the CensusPublish On: 1927
POWER EQUIPMENT , OUTPUT OF STATIONS , AND FUEL Electric railways
and central electric stations . — Table 29 presents the statistics for power - plant
equipment and output of stations for electric railways , electrified divisions of
Author: United States. Bureau of the CensusPublish On: 1934
... namely : ( 1 ) Central electric light and power stations ; ( 2 ) electric railways ; (
3 ) telephones ; and ( 4 ) telegraphs . In addition , the electric - railway report
gives statistics for motor - bus lines operated by electric - railway companies
A comparative table of cost between electrical and steam plant with reasons
given for the great difference in maintenance in ... Description of a small new
plant with section and plan of the New East Boston Electric Railway Power Stations .
With respect to the general design of a railway power station marked differences
must necessarily exist between small and large installations ; .of course this is
true of electric - light stations as well , but to a far less extent , for the same
885 Detroit Electrical Works New Factory . * 99 Detroit Motor Hauling Four
Trallers . * 536 Detroit Rallway Equipment on the Merrimack Valley Road . 185
Development in Designing Central Railway and Power Stations ( Field and cook
As temporary power plant this answers very well , and will be kept in commission
for the present . The electrical equipment FIG . 7. - DOUBLE 200 K. W. ELECTRIC RAILWAY GENERATOR . throughout , both of the rolling stock and of the ...
It is reported that the New York & Greenwood Lake Railway is to be operated by electricity . ... composed of representative members of the supply business , electrical engineers , and others identified with central stations and isolated plants .
Author: Fire Underwriters' Association of the PacificPublish On: 1892
In electric - railway generating stations which are operated at the comparatively
low and uniform pressure of 500 volts ) a ... Electric light or power stations , from
their inherent electrical hazards , naturally resolve themselves into three classes
Author: Fire Underwriters' Association of the Pacific
Author: United States. Bureau of the CensusPublish On: 1915
With Summary of the Electrical Industries. 1912 United States. Bureau of the
Census. STREET AND ELECTRIC RAILWAYS . Part II . - TECHNICAL
ADVANCES IN THE INDUSTRY . By Thomas COMMERFORD Martin , Expert
Special Agent .
vocate electricity as a panacea for all ills, concerning the advantages of electric
traction on ordinary railways. ... With electric traction, on the other hand, power
can be generated at a central station by a power plant which will get the last ...
1 - TYPICAL LOAD CURVES BASED ON SIX POWER PLANTS OPERATING
PERFORMANCE OF RAILWAY POWER STATIONS HANDLING RAILWAY
LOADS ONLY The sub - committee on this subject received a total of There are
two types ...
Anaconda , Montana , for the Electric Railway , Light & ing to nearly a ton per day
, or $ 2,500 a year . ... in 80 per cent . of all cen the maximum demand on a generating plant . tral stations , besides being installed in 15 railway power
A Weekly Review of Theoretical and Applied Electricity. 6 PAGE . ... .N 194
Peoria , III . , New electric railway power house . ... N 123 power plant , Designs
for a suburban * A 314 power station of the New Haven and West Haven , A. C.
COST OF POWER AT DISTRIBUTING POINTS An estimate of the cost of power at
some particular point on a railway system involves some very nice calculation
and deals with ... The true labor and material cost of electric power at power plant
Direct current generators normally produce pressures of only a few hundred volts
and so only short lengths of railway could be fed from a d . c . power station .
Public transport by electric railway in Great Britain began on the sea front at ...