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Amtrak making engines more energy efficient

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WASHINGTON - In honor of Earth Day, Amtrak is replacing engines in its trains with new energy efficient models.

The engines are part of the "gen-set" locomotive series, which help improve air quality and reduce the amount of diesel emission to rail employees.

Amtrak will highlight these new engines today at union station.

D.C. congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton will be on hand for the event. 
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