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Zero-Emission House on Display at the Hokkaido Toyako Summit

August 14, 2008

The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) built a model house called the “Zero-Emission House” in the outdoor parking lot of the International Media Center (IMC) for coverage by international journalists during the Hokkaido Toyako Summit. This house of the near future was equipped with a photovoltaic power generation system, fuel cells, advanced robots, and other leading-edge technologies. As part of the Environmental Showcase hosted by the Japanese Government, the Zero-Emission House is aimed at advertising Japan’s outstanding energy and environmental technologies. (Press Release: June 17, 2008)

Display Overview(PDF, 1.8MB)

Downloading the Concept Video and Brochure

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