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Wind resources

Don Bain

Wind resources

by Don Bain

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Published by Northwest Power Planning Council in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wind power -- Northwest, Pacific,
  • Electric power production -- Northwest, Pacific,
  • Power resources -- Northwest, Pacific

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[prepared by Don Bain].
    SeriesStaff issue paper -- 89-40
    ContributionsNorthwest Power Planning Council (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3, 35 p. :
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13621161M
    OCLC/WorldCa23849116

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