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A Review on House Design with Energy Saving System in the UK. / Xie, Y; Gilmour, M; Yuan, Y; Jin, H; Wu, Hongwei.

In: Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 71, 01.05.2017, p. 29-52.

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Xie, Y ; Gilmour, M ; Yuan, Y ; Jin, H ; Wu, Hongwei. / A Review on House Design with Energy Saving System in the UK. In: Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 2017 ; Vol. 71. pp. 29-52.

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