1 edition of Great environmental debate and the power industry. found in the catalog.
Great environmental debate and the power industry.
|Series||Special publication of the IEEE Power Engineering Society, no. 1|
|Contributions||IEEE Power Engineering Society.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||32 p. :|
|Number of Pages||32|
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