The article, based on the experience of developed countries and development of the national transport strategy, proved the main directions of development of the global and domestic transportation system.Keywords: strategy, transport, competition, innovation, macroeconomics, quality, policy effectiveness.
The article describes results of development and investigation of mathematic models of arcing in the automobile ignition.Keywords: quality, reliability, automobile, electric equipment, ignition system, electromagnetic compatibility.
Battery-electric locomotives with lithium-ion storage batteries are proposed for shunting duties on electrified railroad lines considering experience of energy storage devices applications. Main parameters of traction drive are calculated and its functional scheme is shown in the article. Advantages of battery-electric over diesel locomotives are discussed, estimated fuel economy is shown.Keywords: shunting locomotive, battery-electric locomotive, lithium-ion battery, fuel economy, energy storage.