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Fuel and energy use in the 1960"s

Robert W. Eisenmenger

Fuel and energy use in the 1960"s

by Robert W. Eisenmenger

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Published by Federal Reserve Bank of Boston?] in [Boston? .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England.
    • Subjects:
    • Fuel trade -- New England.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert W. Eisenmenger.
      SeriesResearch report / Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, 1970 projection ;, no. 9, Research report (Federal Reserve Bank of Boston)., no. 9.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9547.A11 E4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 leaves :
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5814979M
      LC Control Number60062181
      OCLC/WorldCa933735

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        Photo: Car engines turn energy locked in liquid fuel into heat and kinetic energy. They're full of pipes and cylinders because they work like mini chemical plants. This is the powerful V12 engine on a gloriously restored Jaguar XJS sports car from the late s. of Energy must stop collecting money for the Nuclear Waste Fund until a national repository site is chosen and construction has begun. Nuclear Energy Use Nuclear energy is an important source of electricity—third after natural gas and coal—providing percent of the electricity in the U.S. today.


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