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, 2012See also: Electricity - production map
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.
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
... infrastructure and create more efficient energy production. Despite Turkmenistan’s large natural gas reserves, it’s development has been limited due to insufficient pipeline infrastructure. The country has tried to mitigate that issue by creating ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of pumping ... to make new discoveries, production costs were generally estimated at $20 a barrel (operating and capital costs). Those figures do not include the more expensive Orinoco oil from the country's sand deposits.
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
Benefit From the Latest Energy Trends and Investment Opportunities ... All of these problems will need to be addressed for Iraq to nearly triple its oil production over the next 20 years. The other country in which the IEA is placing its faith is Brazil.
These maps show which countries use (and produce) the majority of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/1/2014 11:55:43 PM
The map below shows each country's petroleum production. Hover over a country to see how ... So what does that have to do with the rest of us? Well, like all non-renewable energy resources, coal releases carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.
Which countries produce the most coal?
Greenbang - 7/25/2012 11:55:42 PM
accounted for the lion’s share – 71 percent – of the global increase in energy consumption last year. Coal production in that country rose by 8.8 percent in 2011, and it now accounts for almost half (49.5 percent) of coal production worldwide ...
World carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest
theguardian.com - 1/30/2011 11:54:15 PM
World carbon dioxide emissions are one way of measuring a country's economic growth too. And the latest figures - published by the respected Energy Information Administration - show CO2 emissions from energy consumption - the vast majority of Carbon ...
Germany's Expensive Energy Gamble
Wall Street Journal - 8/26/2014 11:18:09 PM
Rewiring the world's fourth-largest economy hasn ... The incentives, introduced in 2000, have worked to increase renewable-energy production. Wind turbines now dot the horizon in almost every corner of the country. Overall, distributing the power has ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
... with electricity production dominated by coal, South Africa demonstrates the complex trade-offs the region faces in balancing the environmental and access dimensions of energy aims. The Report finds that many developing countries still struggle to ...
Germany's Expensive Gamble on Renewable Energy
Pakistan Defence - 8/27/2014 10:38:11 AM
Rewiring the world's fourth-largest economy hasn ... The incentives, introduced in 2000, have worked to increase renewable-energy production. Wind turbines now dot the horizon in almost every corner of the country. Farmers and suburbanites from Bavaria ...
US Energy Production Growing by Leaps and Bounds: BP
CNBC - 6/14/2013 3:15:27 PM
In a statistical review of energy demand in 2012 ... The U.S. saw "the biggest increase in oil and gas production of all the countries in the world," BP Chief Economist Christof Ruhl told CNBC's "Squawk Box" this week. "This was the biggest increase ...
World’s Largest Dam Removal Unleashes U.S. River After Century of Electric Production
National Geographic - 8/27/2014 2:24:16 AM
the region cannot easily give up large dams that provide not only electricity but also water storage. Meanwhile, hundreds of large dams are planned or under construction in developing countries. Demand for electrical power in urban Thailand, for example ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India ... $105.49 on the New York Mercantile Exchange. U.S. oil production climbed to 7.56 million barrels a day in the ...
U.S. to Be World’s Top Oil Producer in 5 Years, Report Says
New York Times - 11/12/2012 11:54:06 PM
That increased oil production, combined with new American policies ... But he cautioned that being self-sufficient did not mean that the country would be insulated from seesawing energy prices, since those oil prices are set by global markets.
Energy: The indispensable country
Financial Times - 7/15/2014 10:13:26 PM
Were it not for the new production in the US, which has cut the country’s imports sharply, there would probably be talk of another world oil crisis. As a global energy supplier, it is, in the words of Madeleine Albright, the former secretary of state ...