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Emissions from distributed vs. centralized generation: The importance of system performance


  • Strachan, Neil
  • Farrell, Alexander


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  • Strachan, Neil & Farrell, Alexander, 2006. "Emissions from distributed vs. centralized generation: The importance of system performance," Energy Policy, Elsevier, vol. 34(17), pages 2677-2689, November.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:enepol:v:34:y:2006:i:17:p:2677-2689

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