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
OPEC Reaches Deal to Limit Production, Sending Prices Soaring
New York Times - 12/1/2016 4:36:00 PM
Other OPEC countries have followed, increasing production in recent months ... Two months ago, the cartel surprised world energy markets by agreeing in principle to trim production. The move by OPEC signaled a significant change of course for Saudi ...
OPEC agrees to cut barrel production by 1.2 million a day to push up oil price
FOX News - 11/30/2016 5:05:49 PM
He did not list the countries involved beyond ... at $49.86 a barrel. A production cut could have a lasting impact on consumers as oil price increases feed into the cost of car fuel, heating and electricity. It could also restore some authority to OPEC ...
World's Top 10 Electricity-producing Countries
Buzzle - 7/22/2013 11:55:53 PM
To produce 40% of America's electricity every year, all the power plants in the US together use more than a whopping 900 million short tons of coal. USA, China, and Japan are some of the world's biggest electricity-producing countries. Find out facts about ...
OPEC agrees to oil production cuts
USA Today - 11/30/2016 7:00:21 PM
Oil prices soared Wednesday after a group of the world's largest ... has suppressed energy prices and increased tensions between members Saudi Arabia, Iran and Iraq. Member countries, seeking to bolster prices, agreed to slash production by 1.2 million ...
OPEC announces deal to cut oil production
World Socialist Web Site - 12/1/2016 9:55:08 AM
Under the agreement, OPEC, which supplies about one-third of the world’s oil, will cut production by ... limit as well as to Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak described as “maximum participation” by non-OPEC countries in the restrictions.
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.
Shale gas production drives world natural gas production growth
eia.gov - 8/15/2016 12:03:13 PM
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration ... Shale gas is expected to account for 30% of world natural gas production by the end of the forecast period. Although currently only four countries—the United States, Canada, China, and Argentina ...
Oil prices keep surging after OPEC hashes out a deal to cut production
Vox - 12/1/2016 1:48:23 AM
OPEC, it would appear, still has the power to make world markets shudder ... Meanwhile, even if OPEC's members agree to detailed production cuts, there’s still the risk that countries could cheat and fail to follow through. “That’s something we ...
Finland on its way to become world's first country to ban coal use in energy production
helsinkitimes.fi - 11/3/2016 6:03:29 AM
The Finnish Government has announced that it is mulling over prohibiting the use of coal in energy production by 2030. Olli Rehn (Centre), the Minister of Economic Affairs, revealed in an interview with Helsingin Sanomat on Wednesday that the energy and ...
VN green energy gets strong tail wind
www.talkvietnam.com - 12/2/2016 2:22:59 AM
It was among the first countries in the world to pursue a strategy to build an energy ... and the aim is for wind to represent more than 2 per cent of electricity production by 2030.
Saudi Arabia Brokers Oil Production Deal, Markets Surge
Forbes - 12/1/2016 5:51:45 AM
Al-Sabah said the agreement took into account countries that needed special ... now represents just under 40% of total global production. The cut also doesn’t factor in production in the U.S., the world’s third largest producer. Though U.S. production ...
Largest Countries by Geothermal Electricity Production
mapsofworld.com - 11/27/2016 4:52:05 AM
Presently, twenty-four countries use geothermal electricity. The world map with top ten largest countries by geothermal electricity production shows a list of top ten countries that produce maximum geothermal electricity. As shown in the map, the United ...
India unveils its robotically maintained solar power plant — and it's truly huge
Digital Trends - 11/30/2016 1:13:46 AM
Last year, the country opened the first airport in the world that is powered entirely by solar power. With over 46,000 solar panels, the Cochin International Airport solar array in the southern state of Kerala is capable of producing 50,000 units of ...
Oil price jumps to 16 month high after deal to cut production
Sky News HD - 12/1/2016 8:25:04 PM
The price of oil shot up to reach its highest level since July 2015 after a group of the world's leading oil-producing countries agreed a deal to cut supply. Members of OPEC, which include Saudi Arabia, Iraq and Iran, reached a consensus on Wednesday which ...
U.S. number one in the world in wind energy production
awea.org - 2/29/2016 8:30:16 PM
Washington, D.C. — The United States continues to lead the world in wind energy production according to recently released ... cost wind energy to the most densely populated parts of the country. Wind energy supplied 4.7 percent of the total electricity ...