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national power grid study executive summary by United States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Utility Systems

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Published by Dept. of Energy, Economic Regulatory Administration, Office of Utility Systems, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Washington, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Interconnected electric utility systems -- United States,
  • Electric power transmission -- United States

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Edition Notes

January 1980

SeriesDOE/ERA ; 0056-3
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14886501M

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