Japan



Japan is located in Eastern Asia, covering 377,930 km2 (145,920 mile2) of land surface and having a population of 127 Million (2017).  Japan’s primary energy production is 309 terawatt-hours (TWh), and energy supply per capita is 41 MWh (UN data, 2017). Oil is both the largest source of primary energy production and the largest source of primary energy consumption (The Shift Project, 2014).  404 species are listed as threatened (UN data, 2017).

Japan is currently a member of Ocean Energy Systems, participating in Annex IV.

As of 2016, Japan has 3,234 MW total installed wind power capacity, including 59.6 MW offshore capacity (IEA Wind). Japan generated 5 TWh of electricity from wind in 2016 (IEA Wind). Japan is currently a member of IEA Wind.

Total Results: 13
Title Author Datesort ascending Type of Content Technology Type Stressor Receptor
Observing Fish Using Underwater Camera at the Test Site before Installing Ocean Power Generation Yoshida, T., Kitazawa, D., Mizukami, Y. June 2017 Conference Paper Marine Energy general Fish
Assessment of the Motion of Wave Power Generation by Water Tank Test Yoshida, T., Kitazawa, D., Mizukami, Y. June 2017 Conference Paper Marine Energy general, Wave
Effective Energy-Saving Device of Eco-Ship by Using Wave Propulsion Huang, S., et al. October 2016 Conference Paper Marine Energy general, Wave
Combined Optical and Acoustic Monitoring of Fishes in the Demonstration Site of Marine Renewable Energy Development Kitazawa, D., Mizukami, Y. June 2016 Conference Paper Marine Energy general Fish
Exposure-response relationship of wind turbine noise with self-reported symptoms of sleep and health problems: A nationwide socioacoustic survey in Japan Kageyama, T., et al. March 2016 Journal Article Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind Noise Socio-economics
Application of Tidal Energy for Purification in Fresh Water Lake Jung, R., Isshiki, H. January 2015 Journal Article Marine Energy general, Tidal
Power Generation Using the Kuroshio Current IHI Corporation June 2014 Report Marine Energy general, Ocean Current
IHI Ocean Current Turbine April 2014 Project Site Annex IV Marine Energy general, Ocean Current
Basic Plan on Ocean Policy Headquarters for Ocean Policy April 2013 Report Socio-economics
Risk management model of birds and a wind farm Shimada, Y., Matsuda, H. November 2007 Journal Article Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind Birds
Life Cycle GHG Emission Analysis of Power Generation Systems: Japanese Case Hondo, H. August 2005 Journal Article Socio-economics, Climate Change, Life Cycle Assessment
Effect of Modified Magnetic Field on the Ocean Migration of Maturing Chum Salmon, Oncorhynchus keta Yano, A., et al. April 1997 Journal Article EMF Fish
Effects of Underwater Sounds on Escape Behavior of Steller Sea Lions Akamatsu, T., et al. January 1996 Journal Article Noise Marine Mammals
Subscribe to Japan
Find Tethys on FacebookFind Tethys on Twitter
 
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Subscribe to Japan