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Energy-efficient land use

Duncan Erley

Energy-efficient land use

by Duncan Erley

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Published by American Planning Association in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Real estate development -- Energy conservation,
  • Architecture and climate,
  • Architecture and energy conservation,
  • Land use

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDuncan Erley, David Mosena and Efraim Gil
    SeriesReport / American Planning Association, Planning Advisory Service -- no. 341, Report (American Planning Association. Planning Advisory Service) -- no. 341
    ContributionsMosena, David R, Gil, Efraim
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25 p. :
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14476388M

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