New Charger locomotive brings speed, muscle and a greener outlook to Amtrak rails

The Charger locomotive, built in Sacramento by Siemens, has speed that exceeds original requirements along with a greener environmental profile. Many of the engines soon will be pulling trains along Amtrak routes in the Pacific Northwest.
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The Charger locomotive, built in Sacramento by Siemens, has speed that exceeds original requirements along with a greener environmental profile. Many of the engines soon will be pulling trains along Amtrak routes in the Pacific Northwest.

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