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Published by Department of Trade and Industry in London .
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Statementa report prepared by Shirley Institute for the Department of Trade and Industry.
SeriesIndustrial Energy Thrift Scheme report -- no.45
ContributionsShirley Institute., Great Britain. Department of Trade and Industry.
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Open LibraryOL14188313M

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