As it is comfortable to live at all without the fuel, known inventive Japanese. Environment and energy independence have created a cottage town near Tokyo. All the houses are fed exclusively by solar energy, which accumulate in the roof mounted battery.
Energy is sufficient for heating homes, cooking and heating water. There will be enough to it, and then, if the home owner likes to watch TV around the clock. And he can sell the excess local energy company. The town already, the first residents. The Japanese are moving into these houses with their entire families and often invited friends - boasts know-how. A draft of this cottage funded by the Government of Japan. Country is poor in energy resources, and therefore forced to find alternative energy sources. More than five hundred homes are sold at artificially low prices to interested buyers.
Kazuo Nagashima, manager of the project: "Develop a town we have actually studied all the technical issues associated with the use of solar panels. We made a big step toward widespread use of such energy at home."