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Decentralized v grid electricity for rural India : The economic factors


  • Sinha, Chandra Shekhar
  • Kandpal, Tara Chandra


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  • Sinha, Chandra Shekhar & Kandpal, Tara Chandra, 1991. "Decentralized v grid electricity for rural India : The economic factors," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 19(5), pages 441-448, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:enepol:v:19:y:1991:i:5:p:441-448

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