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Solar energy in the 1990s

Solar energy in the 1990s

presented at the Winter Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Dallas, Texas, November 25-30, 1990

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Published by The Society in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementsponsored by the Solar Energy Division, ASME ; edited by Tom Mancini, William M. Worek.
    SeriesSED ;, vol. 10, SED (Series) ;, v. 10.
    ContributionsMancini, T. R., Worek, William M., American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Winter Meeting, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Solar Energy Division.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH7687.9 .S64 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 97 p. :
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1602919M
    ISBN 100791805948
    LC Control Number91138921

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