Philippine-made Hybrid Electric Train launched

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) conducted the launching of locally -developed Hybrid Electric Train (HET) today, April 24.

“The HET, a 100% locally-made train, is developed by the DOST MIRDC. The train will run from PNR Alabang station to Biñan station during its launch today,” DOST said.

DOST said HET is envisioned to be a long-term solution to heavy traffic congestions in many parts of the country.