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Can Wood Pellets Save Coal?


  • Weiland, Brandon
  • Sesmero, Juan Pablo
  • Preckel, Paul
  • Wetzstein, Michael E.


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  • Weiland, Brandon & Sesmero, Juan Pablo & Preckel, Paul & Wetzstein, Michael E., 2017. "Can Wood Pellets Save Coal?," 2017 Annual Meeting, July 30-August 1, Chicago, Illinois 258250, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:aaea17:258250
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.258250

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