Open Access
MATEC Web of Conferences
Volume 38, 2016
UTP-UMP Symposium on Energy Systems 2015 (SES 2015)
Article Number 02007
Number of page(s) 9
Section Hybrid Thermal System
Published online 11 January 2016
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