Gaoming Tram Project enters operational management phase

Commissioning of Phase 1 of the “world’s first” fuel cell-powered tram system is underway in China.

Ballard Power System’ fuel cell modules will power five trams manufactured by China Railway Construction Corporation (CRCC) on the new tram line located in Gaoming District, Foshan City.

Phase 1 of the Gaoming Tram Project, which has been under construction for approximately 30 months, is 6.5 kilometres long and has 10 stations.

Trials of the tram system have been underway over the past month and commercial operation will begin following its commissioning.

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