In Japan, the amount of alternative and nuclear energy consumed amounts to 3.2% of the total energy use. Japan emits 9.3 metric tons per capita of CO₂.
Total land area of Japan is 377,915 km2 (approx. 145,913 mi²). 253203 km2 of Japan's territory is covered in forests. and forest land comprises 67% of all the land in the country.
Issues Japan faces
Currently Japan faces various issues, including air pollution from power plant emissions results in acid rain, acidification of lakes and reservoirs degrading water quality and threatening aquatic life, Japan is one of the largest consumers of fish and tropical timber, contributing to the depletion of these resources in Asia and elsewhere.