by SERI .
Written in English
Presented at Energy in the Man-Built Environment Urban Planning and Development Division Specialty Conference, Aug. 3-5, 1981, Vail, Colorado.
|Contributions||Shelpuk, Benjamin., United States. Department of Energy., Solar Energy Research Institute.|
|The Physical Object|
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