Energy in Japan

Language versions of the website:

Japan

Energy in Japan


The continent: Asia
  
Iso2:JP
  
Iso3:JPN

For country comparisons (the table on the map) colors are used:
 
 Good performance;
 
 The average;
 
 Poor performance

Hard coal in Japan


Hard coal - production

3 208 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2001)
(2005) (descending): 22 in the world of 56 (62,50%); 9 place in Asia 24 (66,67%)
7,61 % (1,52 % annual) ↘
min: 2 964; max: 7 979; max-min: 5 015 (62,85%); mid: 5 472;
-2 264 (-70,56%)

Coal - total known reserves

13 883 000 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 22 in the world of 78 (73,08%); 9 place in Asia 26 (69,23%)
44,56 % (8,91 % annual) ↘
min: 4 603 000; max: 13 883 000; max-min: 9 280 000 (66,84%); mid: 9 243 000;
4 640 000 (33,42%)

Hard coal - final consumption

17 065 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 5 in the world of 98 (95,92%); 3 place in Asia 27 (92,59%)
6,07 % (1,21 % annual) ↘
min: 15 524; max: 18 352; max-min: 2 828 (15,41%); mid: 16 938;
127 (0,744%)

Hard coal - imports

188 069 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 3 in the world of 95 (97,89%); 3 place in Asia 26 (92,31%)
0,739 % (0,148 % annual) ↘
min: 107 649; max: 195 609; max-min: 87 960 (44,97%); mid: 151 629;
36 440 (19,38%)

Hard coal - exports

1 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(2010) (descending): 56 in the world of 68 (19,12%); 18 place in Asia 21 (19,05%)
200 % (40 % annual) ↗
min: 1; max: 9; max-min: 8 (88,89%); mid: 5;
-4 (-400%)

Gas Oil/ Diesel Oil in Japan


Gas Oil/ Diesel Oil - Imports

570 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 69 in the world of 198 (65,66%); 20 place in Asia 42 (54,76%)
8,25 % (1,65 % annual) ↘
min: 245; max: 5 604; max-min: 5 359 (95,63%); mid: 2 925;
-2 355 (-413,07%)

Gas Oil/ Diesel Oil - Exports

7 475 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 14 in the world of 85 (84,71%); 7 place in Asia 28 (78,57%)
32,68 % (6,54 % annual) ↗
min: 1 088; max: 11 340; max-min: 10 252 (90,41%); mid: 6 214;
1 261 (16,87%)

Gas Oil/ Diesel Oil - Production

45 670 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 8 in the world of 101 (93,07%); 6 place in Asia 36 (86,11%)
9,42 % (1,88 % annual) ↗
min: 45 381; max: 63 461; max-min: 18 080 (28,49%); mid: 54 421;
-8 751 (-19,16%)

Gas Oil/ Diesel Oil - Final consumption

36 693 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 7 in the world of 206 (97,09%); 3 place in Asia 47 (95,74%)
6,51 % (1,30 % annual) ↗
min: 36 693; max: 61 552; max-min: 24 859 (40,39%); mid: 49 123;
-12 430 (-33,87%)

Conventional crude oil in Japan


Conventional crude oil - imports

158 705 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 4 in the world of 75 (96%); 3 place in Asia 20 (90%)
8,17 % (1,63 % annual) ↗
min: 158 705; max: 229 145; max-min: 70 440 (30,74%); mid: 193 925;
-35 220 (-22,19%)

Crude petroleum - reserves

4 000 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(2010) (descending): 74 in the world of 98 (25,51%); 26 place in Asia 34 (26,47%)
125 % (25 % annual) ↗
min: 4 000; max: 9 000; max-min: 5 000 (55,56%); mid: 6 500;
-2 500 (-62,50%)

Conventional crude oil - production

224 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 78 in the world of 96 (19,79%); 27 place in Asia 34 (23,53%)
11,61 % (2,32 % annual) ↗
min: 224; max: 613; max-min: 389 (63,46%); mid: 418,50;
-194,50 (-86,83%)

Conventional crude oil - final consumption

24 Metric tons, thousand[?] (2014)
(descending): 8 in the world of 15 (53,33%); 5 place in Asia 6 (33,33%)
4,17 % (0,833 % annual) ↗
min: 18; max: 29; max-min: 11 (37,93%); mid: 23,50;
0,500 (2,08%)

Natural gas - imports

4 898 459 Terajoules[?] (2014)
(descending): 1 in the world of 69 (100%); 1 place in Asia 19 (100%)
21,35 % (4,27 % annual) ↘
min: 1 969 965; max: 4 898 459; max-min: 2 928 494 (59,78%); mid: 3 434 212;
1 464 247 (29,89%)

Natural gas - total resources

815 539 Terajoules[?] (2014)
(descending): 74 in the world of 97 (24,74%); 29 place in Asia 35 (20%)
96,01 % (19,20 % annual) ↗
min: 815 539; max: 1 990 071; max-min: 1 174 532 (59,02%); mid: 1 402 805;
-587 266 (-72,01%)

Natural gas - final consumption

1 395 803 Terajoules[?] (2014)
(descending): 9 in the world of 104 (92,31%); 5 place in Asia 35 (88,57%)
0,045 % (0,0089124 % annual) ↗
min: 709 111; max: 1 551 252; max-min: 842 141 (54,29%); mid: 1 130 182;
265 622 (19,03%)

Natural gas - production

120 336 Terajoules[?] (2014)
(descending): 55 in the world of 94 (42,55%); 28 place in Asia 35 (22,86%)
24,09 % (4,82 % annual) ↗
min: 89 204; max: 166 369; max-min: 77 165 (46,38%); mid: 127 787;
-7 451 (-6,19%)

Uranium in Japan


Uranium - reasonably assured reserves

6 600 Metric Tons[?] (2011)
(descending): 26 in the world of 44 (43,18%); 9 place in Asia 11 (27,27%)

From combustible fuels - Main activity

791 407 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 3 in the world of 161 (98,76%); 3 place in Asia 36 (94,44%)
22,04 % (4,41 % annual) ↘
min: 448 133; max: 817 244; max-min: 369 111 (45,17%); mid: 632 689;
158 719 (20,06%)

Hydro - Main activity

70 255 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 7 in the world of 112 (94,64%); 4 place in Asia 25 (88%)
5,58 % (1,12 % annual) ↗
min: 67 360; max: 97 882; max-min: 30 522 (31,18%); mid: 82 621;
-12 366 (-17,60%)

Solar - Main activity

89 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 21 in the world of 60 (66,67%); 7 place in Asia 14 (57,14%)
94,38 % (18,88 % annual) ↘
min: 5; max: 89; max-min: 84 (94,38%); mid: 47;
42 (47,19%)

Nuclear - Main activity

9 303 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2013)
(2010) (descending): 2 in the world of 21 (95,24%); 1 place in Asia 7 (100%)
3 176 % (635,18 % annual) ↗
min: 9 303; max: 331 347; max-min: 322 044 (97,19%); mid: 170 325;
-161 022 (-1 731%)

Wind - Main activity

34 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 54 in the world of 68 (22,06%); 8 place in Asia 13 (46,15%)
11,76 % (2,35 % annual) ↗
min: 1; max: 62; max-min: 61 (98,39%); mid: 31,50;
2,50 (7,35%)

Geothermal - Main activity

2 419 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 7 in the world of 17 (64,71%); 2 place in Asia 3 (66,67%)
2,69 % (0,537 % annual) ↗
min: 1 477; max: 3 511; max-min: 2 034 (57,93%); mid: 2 494;
-75 (-3,10%)

Electricity in Japan


Electricity - net production

1 006 879 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 3 in the world of 161 (98,76%); 3 place in Asia 35 (94,29%)
9,80 % (1,96 % annual) ↗
min: 809 939; max: 1 105 524; max-min: 295 585 (26,74%); mid: 957 732;
49 148 (4,88%)

Electricity - total production, main activity

864 204 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 3 in the world of 163 (98,77%); 3 place in Asia 35 (94,29%)
13,62 % (2,72 % annual) ↗
min: 757 594; max: 1 004 621; max-min: 247 027 (24,59%); mid: 881 108;
-16 904 (-1,96%)

Electricity - total production, autoproducer

176 472 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 2 in the world of 109 (99,08%); 2 place in Asia 25 (96%)
5,96 % (1,19 % annual) ↘
min: 84 450; max: 176 472; max-min: 92 022 (52,15%); mid: 130 461;
46 011 (26,07%)

Electricity - Final energy consumption

951 487 Kilowatt-hours, million[?] (2014)
(descending): 3 in the world of 164 (98,78%); 3 place in Asia 34 (94,12%)
7,37 % (1,47 % annual) ↗
min: 749 592; max: 1 021 565; max-min: 271 973 (26,62%); mid: 885 579;
65 909 (6,93%)