3 edition of A linear economic model of fuel and energy use in the United States found in the catalog.
A linear economic model of fuel and energy use in the United States
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. Energy and Environment Division.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||prepared for Electric Power Research Institute by Energy and Environment Division, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, and Operations Research Center, University of California ; principal investigators, C. Roger Glassey, Peter Benenson.|
|Series||Final report - Electric Power Research Institute ; ES-115|
|Contributions||Glassey, C. Roger., Benenson, Peter., California. University. Operations Research Center.|
|LC Classifications||HD9502.U52 L38 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|LC Control Number||76374340|
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