Kaohsiung Circular Line – World’s first cable-free light rail system

Kaohsiung light rail system is the world’s first light rail system to run on a fully catenary-free route. Instead of overhead electrical lines that power most light-rail trains, Taiwan’s system uses a high-energy wireless charging technology that is housed at each station. The tram cars are powered by an innovative technology. They are equipped with rapid charge accumulators, a new …