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Building energy efficiency.

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Published by Congress of the U.S., Office of Technology Assessment, For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Buildings -- Energy conservation -- United States.,
    • Energy policy -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ163.5.B84 B848 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 165 p. :
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1330822M
      ISBN 100160361923
      LC Control Number92211731

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