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I may agree with the analysis here but I have to note that all breaktrhough/disruptive technologies are less efficient than already mature ones.

You need dedicated "starry eyed" early adopters to make the economics work. And Maglev has significant potential advantages by the reduced friction especially if combined with wings in ground effect tunnels.

Orthodoxy is not a religion.

by BalkanIdentity (balkanid _ at _ google.com) on Tue Sep 26th, 2006 at 12:44:13 PM EST
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