Evaluation of alternative intake configurations for small hydro

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Published by CANMET, Efficiency and Alternative Energy Technology Branch in Ottawa, Ont .

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Subjects:

  • Hydraulic models.,
  • Water-power.

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Statementprepared by: Acres International Ltd.
ContributionsTung, Tony., Acres International Limited., Canada Centre for Mineral and Energy Technology. Efficiency and Alternative Energy Technology Branch.
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LC ClassificationsTC163 .A27 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22635231M
ISBN 100662204255

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