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Mitigating Climate Change

Flexibility Mechanisms (An Elsevier Energy Compendium)

by T. Jackson

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Published by Elsevier Science .
Written in English


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Number of Pages216
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Open LibraryOL7312634M
ISBN 100080440924
ISBN 109780080440927


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