Environment of Peru
In Peru, the amount of alternative and nuclear energy consumed amounts to 8.5% of the total energy use. Peru emits 1.8 metric tons per capita of CO₂. The number of road motor vehicles per 1000 inhabitants in Peru is 30.
Total land area of Peru is 1,285,216 km2 (approx. 496,222 mi²). 687420 km2 of Peru's territory is covered in forests. and forest land comprises 53% of all the land in the country.