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Technical and economic review of wood energy systems for military bases

Technical and economic review of wood energy systems for military bases

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Published by Solar Energy Research Institute, Available from the National Technical Information Service] in Golden, Colo, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fuelwood,
  • Biomass energy,
  • Boilers -- Fuel,
  • Heating,
  • Military bases

  • Edition Notes

    StatementL. Flowers ... [et al.].
    SeriesSERI/TR -- no. 256-1477.
    ContributionsFlowers, L., United States. Dept. of Energy., Solar Energy Research Institute.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 184 p. :
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17616437M
    OCLC/WorldCa11978165

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