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Commissioning for nearly zero-energy building projects

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Commissioning for nearly zero-energy building projects. / Kantola, Mikko; Saari, Arto.

julkaisussa: Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management, Vuosikerta 14, Nro 3, 01.07.2014, s. 370-382.

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Kantola, M & Saari, A 2014, 'Commissioning for nearly zero-energy building projects', Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management, Vuosikerta. 14, Nro 3, Sivut 370-382. https://doi.org/10.1108/CI-06-2013-0031

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Kantola, M., & Saari, A. (2014). Commissioning for nearly zero-energy building projects. Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management, 14(3), 370-382. https://doi.org/10.1108/CI-06-2013-0031

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Kantola M, Saari A. Commissioning for nearly zero-energy building projects. Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management. 2014 heinä 1;14(3):370-382. https://doi.org/10.1108/CI-06-2013-0031

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Kantola, Mikko ; Saari, Arto. / Commissioning for nearly zero-energy building projects. Julkaisussa: Construction Innovation: Information, Process, Management. 2014 ; Vuosikerta 14, Nro 3. Sivut 370-382.

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