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Decade of decline

Decade of decline

the degeneration of nuclear power in the 1980"s and the emergence of safer energy alternatives

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Published by Public Citizen, Critical Mass Energy Project in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear industry -- United States.,
  • Renewable energy sources -- United States.

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    Other titlesDegeneration of nuclear power in the 1980"s and the emergence of safer energy alternatives.
    Statementby Daniel Borson ... [et al.].
    ContributionsBorson, Daniel., Critical Mass Energy Project (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16818275M

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