Electrification schemes are at the heart of the government’s latest plans to improve the UK rail network. But is the latest £4.2 billion package of investments ambitious enough?
- More investment will be required to realise the benefits of electrification: 20.5%
- The investment would be better spent on improved diesel technology: 69.6%
- The government’s plans are realistic and will help make Britain’s railways better and more cost-effective: 9.8%