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Energy and climate

Michael B. McElroy

Energy and climate

vision for the future

by Michael B. McElroy

  • 400 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Power resources,
  • Energy development,
  • Climatic changes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael B. McElroy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD195.E49 M3794 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 266 pages
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27214921M
    ISBN 100190490330
    ISBN 109780190490331
    LC Control Number2016005098
    OCLC/WorldCa945105353

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