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State energy conservation program needs reassessing

United States. General Accounting Office

State energy conservation program needs reassessing

report to the Congress

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy conservation -- United States,
  • Energy policy -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 38 p. ;
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14897119M

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