Options and opportunities for onsite renewable energy integration

field hearing before the Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session, November 15, 2010 by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology (2007)

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  • Sustainable buildings,
  • Renewable energy sources,
  • Government policy,
  • Architecture and energy conservation
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LC ClassificationsKF27 .S39 2010i
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Paginationiv, 65 p. :
Number of Pages65
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Open LibraryOL24866808M
ISBN 100160882915
ISBN 109780160882913
LC Control Number2011451002
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