Locomotive with current collector

Traction Current

Our “railpower” product line encompasses traction current with a nominal frequency of 16.7 Hertz for supplying power to your electric locomotives and railcars.

Full traction day and night

ÖBB-Infrastruktur supplies railway companies operating in or through Austria with 16.7 Hz traction current. With 100 percent Austrian renewable energy, we are one of the most environmentally friendly railway infrastructure operators in Europe and provide power for

  • electric locomotives and railcars,
  • air-conditioning of your trains via train preheating systems and
  • heating of your switches.

Our railpower product line

Power supply for the railway of the future. With railpower, we offer a range of innovative products on the market.

railpower basic

Classic traction current

With our standard product, we supply all railway companies in Austria with clean energy.

  • 100% Austrian renewable energy
  • CO2 emissions produced amount to 0 g/kWh
  • No compensation of upstream CO2 emissions
railpower zero

CO2 free mobility

In terms of sustainability, railpower zero electricity is steering railway transport in Austria towards the future.

  • 100% Austrian renewable energy
  • CO2 emissions produced amount to 0 g/kWh
  • Compensation of upstream CO2 emissions through reforestation projects in Austria and Costa Rica
railpower europe

Green energy for selected transports in Europe’s rail corridors

We make a clear commitment to environmentally friendly, cross-border rail transport.

  • 100% domestic hydropower
  • Collaboration with infrastructure managers in Europe
  • No compensation of upstream CO2 emissions