E.G.Woldegebriel for Reuters
Tigrai Online April 24, 2013
Taking advantage of its expanding hydropower and other renewable energy capacity, Ethiopia is building an extensive system of electric railways to ease urban traffic congestion and reduce carbon emissions and pollution, officials say.
The country is constructing nearly 2,400 km (1,500 miles) of national electric railways, plus 34 km (21 miles) of light rail in Addis Ababa as part of a five-year “Growth and Transformation” effort that ends in 2015.
Source: Reuters News
The video report is about three months old and we would think the construction would have progressed much more in the past few monts.