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Energy conserving site design

Energy conserving site design

case study, Shenandoah, Georgia

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Published by The Office, Available from National Technical Information Service in Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy conservation -- Georgia -- Shenandoah,
  • Dwellings -- Energy consumption -- Georgia -- Shenandoah

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    Statementprepared by Shenandoah Development, Inc. under contract no. AC01-78CS20349 ; prepared for U.S. Department of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Solar Energy, Office of Buildings and Community Systems
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy. Office of Buildings and Community Systems, Shenandoah Development, Inc
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14862894M

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