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|Other titles||Accomplishments of the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory|
|Statement||Marilyn A. Brown, Kathi H. Vaughan ; prepared for the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy ; prepared by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.|
|Contributions||Vaughan, Kathi H., United States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy., Oak Ridge National Laboratory.|
|LC Classifications||TJ163.25.U6 B76 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 91 p. :|
|Number of Pages||91|
|LC Control Number||95187951|
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