Japan has enormous potential to generate energy from alternative sources. Government figures estimate that floating offshore wind farms, together with other sources of alternative energy, would in theory provide enough energy to completely replace thermal and nuclear power in Japan. GIS expert, Professor Dr Stefan Lippert examines the alternatives in this special report.

WIND energy plays a marginal role in Japan’s power generation but it holds enormous potential. Onshore wind farms alone could power all of Japan in terms of sheer capacity.

Japan has several thousand kilometres of coastline bordering the Pacific on the east, the S...

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Dr. Stefan Lippert
The major opportunities over the long term lie in the offshore sector. Japan is clearly a latecomer in the area of offshore wind power, with a single 14-megawatt offshore farm
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