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


  • Sanya Carley


  • Richard Andrews



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  • Sanya Carley & Richard Andrews, 2012. "Creating a sustainable U.S. electricity sector: the question of scale," Policy Sciences, Springer;Society of Policy Sciences, vol. 45(2), pages 97-121, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:policy:v:45:y:2012:i:2:p:97-121
    DOI: 10.1007/s11077-012-9152-z

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