What will it be like to live in a zero emissions house?

The four fundamental ingredients of the Smart House


In a world struggling to reduce emissions, what better way to promote and achieve a lifestyle of zero emissions than start in our own homes. Although it may seem a utopia, the reality is closer than it appears. Panasonic envisions a future in which all families can almost completely eliminate CO emissions through the use of efficient appliances and the optimal combination of solar power generation, fuel cells and storage batteries.

This is shown by the Panasonic ‘Smart House’ in Ariake (Tokyo), a house where visitors can experience what it will be like to live in a house with practically zero emissions.

The Panasonic Smart House features the four essentials for making a home efficient: saving, creativity, storage and power management.

Article published in: FuturENERGY May 2014