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R & D needs in wind energy

R & D needs in wind energy

proceedings of a BWEA-Den workshop, September 1985.

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Published by Energy Technology Support Unit for the Department of Energy in Harwell .
Written in English


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Cover title.

SeriesETSU-R-36
ContributionsGreat Britain. Department of Energy., Atomic Energy Research Establishment. Energy Technology Support Unit.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20934729M

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