Atlas of subsurface temperatures in the European Community
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Atlas of subsurface temperatures in the European Community

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Published by The Commission, Th. Scha fer Druckerei in [Luxembourg], Hannover .
Written in English


  • Earth temperature -- Europe -- Maps.,
  • Geothermal resources -- Europe -- Maps.

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Statementcompiled by R. Haenel ; co-authors: R. Legrand ... [et al.] ; Commission of the European Communities, Directorate-General for Research, Science and Education, Energy Research and Development Programme - Subprogramme Geothermal Energy.
ContributionsHaenel, Ralph., Legrand, R., Commission of the European Communities. Directorate-General for Research, Science, and Education.
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p., 43 folded leaves of plates :
Number of Pages43
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Open LibraryOL14202970M

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