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Energy efficient buildings program

Energy efficient buildings program

chapter from Energy & Environment Division annual report 1978.

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Published by Dept. of Energy, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Energy and Environment Division, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Berkeley, Calif, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings -- Energy conservation.,
  • Construction industry -- Energy conservation.,
  • Energy conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEnergy & Environment Division annual report 1978.
    SeriesEEB ; 79-6, EEB -- 79-6.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy., Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. Energy and Environment Division.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 62 p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15243510M

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