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An overview of Japanese environmental energy regulation

ShinКјichi Kusanagi

An overview of Japanese environmental energy regulation

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Published by Research Institute for Economics and Business Administration, University of Hyogo in Kobe .
Written in English

  • Electric utilities -- Law and legislation -- Japan,
  • Power resources -- Law and legislation -- Japan,
  • Energy policy -- Environmental aspects -- Japan

  • Edition Notes

    StatementShinichi Kusanagi.
    SeriesWorking paper -- no. 213
    ContributionsHyōgo Kenritsu Daigaku. Keizai Keiei Kenkyūjo.
    LC ClassificationsKNX3432 .K87 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 leaves ;
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23722828M
    LC Control Number2007314521

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