Nottingham Express Transit

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Nottingham Express Transit
Overview
Type Tram
Locale Nottingham
Stations 23
Operation
Opened 9 March 2004
Operator(s) Arrow Light Rail
Rolling stock Bombardier Incentro
Technical
Line length 14 km (8.7 mi)
Track gauge Standard gauge
Electrification 750 V DC OHLE
Operating speed 80 km/h (50 mph)

Nottingham Express Transit (or in short NET) is a light-rail tramway in the Nottingham area in England. The first line opened to the public on 9 March 2004. It cost £200 million to construct. It took 16 years from the first idea of the system until it was built. It is operated by Nottingham Tram Consortium, a 50:50 partnership between Transdev and Nottingham City Transport.