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Creating a sustainable U.S. electricity sector: the question of scale

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  • Sanya Carley

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Policy Sciences.

    Volume (Year): 45 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 97-121

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:policy:v:45:y:2012:i:2:p:97-121

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    Keywords: Electricity sector; Sustainability; Distributed generation; Energy policy;

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