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Energy revolution

Mara Goff Prentiss

Energy revolution

the physics and the promise of efficient technology

by Mara Goff Prentiss

  • 217 Want to read
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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy conservation,
  • Power resources,
  • Energy consumption

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMara Prentiss
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ163.2 .P735 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 341 pages
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27177185M
    ISBN 100674725026
    ISBN 109780674725027
    LC Control Number2014020397
    OCLC/WorldCa876000027

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