TITLE

Wind and Water

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Government Technology;Aug2009, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Photographs of an offshore wind farm in Denmark are presented.
ACCESSION #
43610471

 

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