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Photovoltaic cells

Holger Eisl

Photovoltaic cells

converting government purchasing power into solar power

by Holger Eisl

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Published by CBNS in Flushing, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Photovoltaic power generation -- United States,
  • Photovoltaic cells

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Holger Eisl, Barry Commoner and the CBNS staff.
    ContributionsCommoner, Barry, 1917-, Queens College (New York, N.Y.). Center for the Biology of Natural Systems.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination27 p. :
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17628702M
    OCLC/WorldCa30652667


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