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Policy options for greenhouse gas mitigation in California

Policy options for greenhouse gas mitigation in California

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Published by California Energy Commission in [Sacramento, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greenhouse gas mitigation -- California,
  • Energy policy -- California

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared for California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research Program ; prepared by University of California, Berkeley ; [prepared by Peter Berck ... et al.].
    SeriesCalifornia Climate Change Center report series -- number 2006-015
    ContributionsBerck, Peter, 1950-, California Energy Commission. Public Interest Energy Research., University of California, Berkeley. Dept. of Agricultural and Resource Economics.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTD885.5.G73 P645 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22654559M
    LC Control Number2008397006

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