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Published by Dept. of Energy, Division of Solar Energy, Federal Wind Energy Program, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in [Washington], Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Wind power,
  • Coasts,
  • Climatology

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StatementMichael Garstang ... [et al.]
SeriesRLO ; 2344-76/77-6
ContributionsGarstang, Michael, United States. Dept. of Energy. Division of Solar Energy
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14882656M

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