diesel-electric

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Synonyms for diesel-electric

a locomotive driven by the electric current generated by a diesel engine

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A second EWS diesel electric engine was added for the final 25-mile stage from Walsall to Birch Coppice.
Slowly, silently the poweful diesel electric engine slid out of Moscow's Yaroslavl station, en route for Siberia.
The tanker that includes the two companies advanced technologies will be 20% more fuel efficient than conventional LNG carriers based on a dual fuel diesel electric engine.
The time charter contract represents an approximate value of $36 million for this state-of-the-art vessel which amongst other advanced features has eco-friendly emissions-reducing diesel electric engines and a secure citadel from which the vessel can be controlled even under pirate attack.
The $36 million high-tech vessel boasts of several advanced features such as eco-friendly emissions-reducing diesel electric engines and a secure citadel from which the vessel can be controlled even under pirate attack.