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The incremental cost of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in power generation.

The incremental cost of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in power generation.

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Published by OLADE in Quito, Ecuador .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colombia.,
  • Costa Rica.
    • Subjects:
    • Air -- Pollution -- Government policy -- Colombia.,
    • Air -- Pollution -- Government policy -- Costa Rica.,
    • Electric power -- Colombia.,
    • Electric power -- Costa Rica.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsLatin American Energy Organization., Global Environment Facility.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC200.A4 I53 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 157 p. :
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL288835M
      ISBN 109978700692
      LC Control Number97192846


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