General Info
  • Population (million)

    126

  • Land Area (sq km)

    370000

  • GDP (million USD)

    4970915

Power Generation Capacity by Fuel Type
  • Renewable Energy (%)

    17.4

  • Fossil Fuels (%)

    78

  • Nuclear (%)

    4.7

  • Other (%)

    0

Wind Energy Statistics
  • Installed Capacity (MW)

    3584

  • Offshore Installed Capacity (MW)

    77.9

  • Small Wind Capacity (kW)

    153

  • Share of Wind - electricity generation (%)

    0.7

Policy & Regulations Overview

20JPY/kWh for onshore and 36JPY/kWh for offshore. Auction is introduced for offshore wind in a few years.

Author

Professor Dr. Chuichi Arakawa

Company/Organization

Tokyo University