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The great ratepayer robbery how electric utilities are making out like bandits at the dawn of deregulation, a report of the Safe Energy Communication Council by Safe Energy Communication Council

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Published by Safe Energy Communication Council in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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LC ClassificationsHD9685.A2 G735 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination28 p. :
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24472579M
LC Control Number2010399986

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