Middle East Economic Survey


No 3


Japans Energy Policy And Energy Security

By Tomoko Hosoe, FACTS Inc

The following comprises extracts from the report Energy Advisory No 296, Japans Energy Policy and Energy Security, published by Honolulu-based FACTS Inc in December 2004.

In many ways, energy security and conservation are the two key issues surrounding Japans energy situation. Japans basic energy policy emphasizes the countrys goal to reduce its reliance on the Middle...