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The lifetime pollution implications of various types of electricity generation. An input-output analysis


  • Proops, John LR
  • Gay, Philip W
  • Speck, Stefan
  • Schroder, Thomas


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  • Proops, John LR & Gay, Philip W & Speck, Stefan & Schroder, Thomas, 1996. "The lifetime pollution implications of various types of electricity generation. An input-output analysis," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 24(3), pages 229-237, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:enepol:v:24:y:1996:i:3:p:229-237

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    1. Gay, Philip W. & Proops, John L.R., 1993. "Carbon---dioxide production by the UK economy: An input-output assessment," Applied Energy, Elsevier, vol. 44(2), pages 113-130.
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