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Published by Dept. of Energy, Division of Solar Energy, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in [Washington], Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Wind power,
  • Turbogenerators

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StatementJoseph M. Savino, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lewis Reserch Center ; work performed for Energy Research and Development Administration, Division of Solar Energy, Federal Wind Energy Program ; technical paper presented at the Wind Energy Conference sponsored by the Swedish Board for Technical Development, Stockholm, Sweden, August 29-30, 1974
SeriesDOE/NASA ; 1004-77/7, NASA technical memorandum ; TM X-71605, NASA technical memorandum -- NASA TM X-71605
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy. Division of Solar Energy
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14878557M

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