28 Mar 2022

Call For Public Consultation – AS 7486 Railway Energy Storage: Rolling Stock Onboard Electrical Energy Storage

AS 7486 Railway energy storage: Rolling stock onboard electrical energy storage is now available for an 8-week public consultation.

This Standard helps Australian rolling stock operators specify and utilise onboard batteries and electric double-layer capacitors used mainly for traction purposes (propulsion and braking) so that they are used safely, effectively, and reliably in the Australian context and networks, throughout the life of the energy storage system.

To access the draft, please download it here:
AS 7486 Railway energy storage: Rolling stock onboard electrical energy storage

To make comments on the draft, please use the commenting tools in Adobe Acrobat or Acrobat Reader to comment in-line with the text.

Please return your PDF with comments to iroutcliffe@rissb.com.au by Friday, 27 May 2022.