Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Electricity - production map
78% of Germany's Energy Supplied by Renewables
Energy and Capital - 8/3/2015 7:31:31 PM
On Saturday, July 25, 78% of the country's energy production came from renewable energy ... Trillions will be spent to secure the world's energy supply over the next two decades... and all sources are on the table. Oil, Natural Gas, Solar, Wind.
Feelin' the burn in Saudi: domestic energy consumption is highest in MENA
Al Bawaba - 8/3/2015 10:20:20 AM
While Saudi Arabia’s production in May stood at ... As a company, Aramco ranks fourth in the world in refining capacity jointly with Shell. Subsidised prices In its Country Analysis Report, the American Energy Information Administration (EIA) said ...
Heatwave: the world goes on red alert
The National - 8/3/2015 8:40:07 AM
It has been a summer of heatwaves, with records being set across the world ... many countries in the Middle East, Iraq lacks beaches, and travel restrictions make it hard for people to escape from the heat. Reports suggest that chronic electricity and ...
How the US energy boom shapes the world
The Christian Science Monitor - 7/30/2015 11:53:57 PM
Washington — The US has long used its economic prowess and military force to exert influence around the world ... to another potential tool in the country’s foreign-policy toolbox: energy abundance. US oil and gas production is booming, new wind ...
Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/5/2012 4:26:46 PM
Closing out this series (I think), below are the top countries in the world* for wind power capacity relative to electricity production**. In other words, these are the countries that have the most wind power compared to their electricity production.
Germany Is Showing the Rest of the World How to Tackle Global Warming
Mic - 7/29/2015 11:55:08 PM
According to ThinkProgress, the country wants to double the share of renewable energy in its energy production by 2035 — while eliminating its reliance on nuclear energy. But Clinton still has plenty of work to do in order to convince climate activists ...
Saudi Arabia to Pull Back Production After Summer
Wall Street Journal - 7/30/2015 9:27:48 AM
Saudi Arabia—one of a handful of countries that generates electricity by burning crude oil—generally reduces production in the fall, when demand for the heavily subsidized energy to power air conditioners cools off. But the upheaval in world energy ...
The Renewable Energy Source That’s About to Boom Again
Time - 7/31/2015 2:55:54 PM
“How do you intervene in a world ... production in the U.S., hydropower played an important role. Communities first used free-flowing water to harness electricity in the late 19th century. In need of electricity, communities across the country built ...
US Stocks Drop, Led by Another Fall in the Energy Sector
New York Times - 8/3/2015 4:46:52 PM
The energy sector is down 15 percent this year, making it easily the worst performing industry group in the S&P 500 index. Earnings at energy companies have dropped almost 60 percent in the second quarter. "Certainly, oil production has been strong ...
OPEC’s Internal Politics Threaten Global Energy Security
mintpressnews.com - 7/29/2015 11:55:08 PM
“By 1973 … the group accounted for two-thirds of the world’s oil production,” wrote Time ... At the same time many countries that imported OPEC oil began to explore alternate energy sources such as coal, natural gas and nuclear power.
Research explores future energy security of China
Phys.org - 7/30/2015 10:56:41 PM
The country's electricity sector is the largest in the world and energy security concerns mean that ... reaching a growth rate of 7.2% in the first three quarters of 2013, while electricity production for the same period grew at 6.8%.
The Expanding Energy Market – Flow Metering Provides Field-Proven Accuracy
Gas World - 8/3/2015 8:11:29 AM
In order to remain competitive, other countries, such as China, are investing in shale gas production, which will change the competitive landscape with the US and traditional oil producing countries. Subscribe now to access this and hundreds more full ...
India prepares for Elecrama World Electricity Forum 2016
Exhibition World - 8/3/2015 5:01:11 PM
Elecrama chairman Aaditya Dhoot said the event had evolved to reflect the changing technology involved in power production. “The world is moving in leaps ... has pledged to more than double the country’s energy supply by 2030, including solar- and ...
Saudi electricity sector needs USD186.58m investments
MENAFN - 8/2/2015 11:18:47 AM
Other firms are planned to be established, such as the independent electricity production firms, in cooperation with ... Malaysia's Prime Minister said that his country and Qatar have expressed an interest in the assets of debt- laddered state fund ...
Modernizing the U.S. Energy Grid
Council on Foreign Relations - 8/3/2015 3:42:27 PM
With the rise of renewable energy ... the world, comprising 5,800 power plants, 3,200 utilities, and over 2.7 million miles of power lines. In practice, however, there are three separate U.S. grids, or self-contained interconnections of power production ...