Quake could force all Japanese homes to be low energy
The recent earthquake in Japan and the ongoing crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant could force all new homes to be low energy and become non-reliant on national power networks, according to architects in the country, writes Rufus Thompson
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