WR: Zone Leads in Highest Number of HOG Trains on Indian Railways, Saves 32 Crores

As on 20th January 2020 out of the 65 HOG compliant LHB rakes primarily owned by Western Railway, 51 LHB rakes are running in services of 49 regular train pairs trains on... Read more »

CR Significantly Reduces Energy Consumption Over 2 Yrs

On the traction front, CR has managed to contain the energy consumption despite having taken over several trains on electric traction. Read more »

Over 500 Trains now Working with Energy Efficient, Environmentally Friendly HOG Technology

During April 2018 to 5th November 2019, 436 trains (cumulatively over 500 trains) have been converted into HOG compliant trains. It is planned to convert balance End-On-Generation (EOG) LHB rakes into HOG... Read more »

HOG for 23 out of 38 rakes on ER now

23 out of 38 rakes on ER on HOG. The load of lights, fans air-conditioning, pantry and the like will be fed from the electric locomotive by Head On Generation (HOG) technology, Read more »

SWR: 10 Trains Switch to HOG, Save Fuel Worth 84 Crores Annually

On South Western Railway (SWR) HOG technology has been introduced so far in 10 pairs of trains on its network having LHB coaches and hauled by electric traction Read more »
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Ministry of Railways decides to adopt HOG system (Head on Generation technology) in all LHB Coaches trains

The way ACs run and power supply is done in railway coaches is to transform, to bring in foreign exchange saving of about 1400 Crore Rupees per year. Read more »

4 Lakh New Berths A Day? Not Really.

IR officials claim they will add 4 lakh berths a day in existing trains. Are they really going to? Read more »