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Electric multiple unit train

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Electric multiple unit

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Want a battery train? - Alstom's battery electric multiple unit (BEMU)

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The Lane Xang electric multiple unit (EMU) train for China-Laos railway in 60 seconds

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President Moon test rides S. Korea's first electric multiple unit bullet train

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3 Generation of Electric Multiple Unit train compilation

An electric multiple unit or EMU is a multiple-unit train consisting of self-propelled carriages, using electricity as the motive power. An EMU requires no separate locomotive, as electric traction motors are incorporated within one or a number of the carriages. An EMU is usually formed of two or more semi-permanently coupled carriages, but electrically powered single-unit railcars are also generally classed as EMUs. The great majority of EMUs are passenger trains, but versions also exist for carrying parcels and mail.
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