TITLE

THE ARCHIVE

AUTHOR(S)
Gardner, Laura
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Professional Engineering;9/22/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a brief history of windmill as renewable energy source.
ACCESSION #
54292062

 

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