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Solar energy, bringing it down to earth

Solar Energy Society of Canada.

Solar energy, bringing it down to earth

[papers presented at the] National Conference 79

by Solar Energy Society of Canada.

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Published by S.E.S.C.I. Conference in Charlottetown .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solar energy -- Congresses.,
  • Solar heating -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementSolar Energy Society of Canada Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ810 .N37 1979, TJ810 S6687
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19236002M

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