African Journal of
Environmental Science and Technology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0786
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJEST
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 974

Full Length Research Paper

Exergy consumption analysis of the transportation sector of Senegal

B. F. Tchanche
  • B. F. Tchanche
  • Department of Physics, Faculty of Applied Sciences and Information and Communication Technologies, Alioune DIOP University of Bambey, Bambey, Senegal.
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  •  Received: 05 September 2018
  •  Accepted: 08 April 2019
  •  Published: 31 August 2019


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