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Handbook of sustainable energy

Handbook of sustainable energy

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Published by Nova Science Publishers, Inc. in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Renewable energy sources -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Energy development -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Sustainable development -- Handbooks, manuals, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementW.H. Lee and V.G. Cho, editors.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc
    ContributionsLee, W. H., Cho, V. G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ808.3 .H36 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23725335M
    ISBN 109781608762637
    LC Control Number2009037489
    OCLC/WorldCa430053608

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