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Addressing the world"s energy challenges.

Addressing the world"s energy challenges.

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Published by Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge, TN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory -- Research,
  • Energy development -- Research,
  • Energy development -- Economic aspects,
  • Energy development -- Environmental aspects,
  • Energy industries -- Political aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWorld"s energy challenges., Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Oak Ridge National Laboratory review.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17631200M
    OCLC/WorldCa76790253

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