Three solar urban futures

characterization of a future community under three energy supply scenarios
  • 131 Pages
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  • English
U.S. Dept. of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Environment, Office of Technology Impacts, Technology Assessments Division, Available from National Technical Information Service , Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va
Solar energy -- United S
Other titlesCharacterization of a future community under three energy supply scenarios
StatementMurray Milne, Marvin Adelson, Ruthann Corwin ; prepared for Energy and Environment Division, Lawrence Berkely Laboratory
ContributionsAdelson, Marvin, Corwin, Ruthann, 1945-, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. Energy and Environment Division, United States. Dept. of Energy. Technology Assessments Division
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 131 p. :
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Open LibraryOL13604728M

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