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Retrofitting the green way

  • Anissa S. Febrina

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, November 17 2009 | 09:34 am
Retrofitting  the green way

PREMIUM Living in a tropical country, air conditioned high rises often serve as our oasis. Little do we realize that the comfort they provide comes at a cost.Since the 1980s economic boom in Asia, high-rise offices, malls and residential compounds have been sprouting here and there. Most of them are more than a decade old now and seem in dire need of a makeover.Not so much for the sake of appearance, but ...