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Coal to gas: the influence of methane leakage


  • Tom Wigley



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  • Tom Wigley, 2011. "Coal to gas: the influence of methane leakage," Climatic Change, Springer, vol. 108(3), pages 601-608, October.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:climat:v:108:y:2011:i:3:p:601-608
    DOI: 10.1007/s10584-011-0217-3

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