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Energy technology the next steps : summary findings from the ATLAS project.

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Published by Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Bernan Associates [distributor] in Luxembourg, Lanham, Md .
Written in English



  • European Union countries.


  • Energy development -- Technological innovations -- European Union countries.,
  • Power resources -- Technological innovations -- European Union countries.,
  • Energy policy -- Research -- European Union countries.,
  • Energy conservation -- Research -- European Union countries.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDemonstration component of the Joule-Thermie Programme, THERMIE
ContributionsEuropean Commission. Directorate-General for Energy.
LC ClassificationsTJ163.25.E85 E57 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination155 p. :
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL136698M
ISBN 10928283848X
LC Control Number99518448

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