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Energy, power and environmental systems

IASTED International Symposium: Energy, Power and Environmental Systems (1984 San Francisco, Calif.)

Energy, power and environmental systems

proceedings, ninth IASTED international symposium

by IASTED International Symposium: Energy, Power and Environmental Systems (1984 San Francisco, Calif.)

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Published by Acta Press in Anaheim [Calif.], Calgary .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy development -- Congresses.,
  • Power resources -- Congresses.,
  • Renewable energy sources -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditor, M.H. Hamza.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsHamza, M. H., International Association of Science and Technology for Development.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination146 p. :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22214859M
    ISBN 100889860629

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