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Electricity use and savings

Eric Hirst

Electricity use and savings

final report.

by Eric Hirst

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Published by Pacific Power & Light Company in Portland, OR .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Hood River Conservation Project
ContributionsGoeltz, Richard T., Trumble, David.
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 67 p.
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17589395M


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