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Japan to trade credits for carbon cut by individuals at home

Tepco and SoftBank among backers of blockchain system launching this month

Japan's feed-in tariff system will be phased out starting in November.

TOKYO -- Japanese consumers who power their homes with solar panels installed on their roofs will be able to sell credits for reducing carbon dioxide emissions under a framework set to launch this month, Nikkei has learned.

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