Research support on foreign funding of fossil fuel and alternative energy R&D
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Research support on foreign funding of fossil fuel and alternative energy R&D a study by Helen Fedor

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Published by The Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Power resources -- Research -- Finance.,
  • Fossil fuels -- Research -- Finance.,
  • Renewable energy sources -- Research -- Finance.

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Statementprepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress for the Department of Energy, NN-30, Office of Intelligence.
LC ClassificationsTJ163.2 .F43 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 131 p. :
Number of Pages131
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Open LibraryOL544248M
LC Control Number96124217

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