Direct use geothermal applications for brazed plate heat exchangers
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Published by Geo-Heat Center, Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls, OR .
Written in English


  • Heat exchangers -- Corrosion,
  • Ground source heat pump systems

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Statementprepared by Kevin Rafferty.
ContributionsOregon Institute of Technology. Geo-Heat Center., United States. Dept. of Energy. Idaho Operations Office.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17630065M

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