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Unplugged Renewable Energy Speaker Series - The Smart Grid: The Policy Challenges of a Connected Grid

9/18/2013 5:30pm7:30pm
UC Berkeley School of Law
Goldberg Room
297 Boalt Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720

Unplugged Renewable Energy Speaker Series
The Smart Grid: The Policy Challenges of a Connected Grid

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