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
China calculates the risks of cranking up shale gas production
worldfinance.com - 12/17/2014 1:40:20 PM
And while the country already accounts for 13 percent of world shale gas growth ... Research conducted by Bloomberg New Energy Finance in May found that China’s shale gas production costs were double what they were in the US, and, despite superior ...
Energy Export Restrictions Keep Production in the Past | Commentary
Roll Call Online - 12/17/2014 9:01:09 AM
Led almost singlehandedly by improvements in shale production, the country has transitioned from a position of foreign dependence to a global energy leader — bolstering ... the United States has become not only the world’s largest producer of oil ...
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.
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Last month BP (NYSE: BP) released the Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. This report is one of the most comprehensive sources of global and country level statistics on production and consumption of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear power and renewables.
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 8:51:20 AM
That would give the US capacity to export 4.7m bpd of oil and natural gas liquid (NGL) by the end of the decade and eliminate the need for around 2m bpd that the ... the future production policies of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Politicians and activists may love to talk about renewable energy sources, but in today’s world ... proven crude oil reserves and the fourth largest proven natural gas reserves in Africa. The civil war in 2011 severely impacted oil production and exports ...
Gas exporting countries adopt no decision on price policy — Russian energy minister
ИТАР-ТАСС - 12/16/2014 12:44:15 PM
The member-states of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) failed to adopt any joint decisions on Tuesday after discussing the gas price situation, Russian Energy ... gas production, was initiated by Iran in 2001. Members of the forum are the world ...
Eight countries that win and lose big from oil plunge
USA Today - 12/17/2014 5:26:24 AM
Its oil and other energy ... country has an ambitious socialist program of government spending that is overwhelmingly pegged to oil-related receipts. It is running a huge deficit equal to 11.5% of the country's GDP — $438 billion, according to the World ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/12/2013 11:22:05 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook, which projects oil ... Yet, the IEA believes that over half of this production will come from two countries: Iraq and Brazil. First, let’s take Iraq. Iraq has the fifth ...
Africa: Q&A - How FAO and Partners Are Working to Help Countries Explore Sustainable Bioenergy Development
AllAfrica - 12/6/2014 11:54:40 PM
Shouldn't they focus on growing food? The production and use of bioenergy is on the rise in many parts of the world as countries seek to diversify their energy sources while promoting sustainable development. Certainly crop production for use in biofuels ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...
U.S. to Be World’s Top Oil Producer in 5 Years, Report Says
New York Times - 11/11/2012 11:55:17 PM
That increased oil production, combined with new American policies to improve energy efficiency ... United States and many other countries. The report said that several other factors could also have a large impact on world energy markets over the next ...
The 5 Fastest-Growing Countries in the World
The Motley Fool - 11/24/2014 6:53:56 PM
The fastest-growing country among the world's 80 largest economies, Libya, has struggled to emerge from its 2011 civil war and overthrow of former leader Muammar Qaddafi. The energy-dependent nation has since worked to ramp up oil production, but ongoing ...
Europe Still #1 in Relative Solar Energy Production
Renewable Energy World - 11/17/2014 6:12:08 PM
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Just How Green Will Electricity Production Be In 2050?
The Huffington Post - 11/25/2014 10:56:08 PM
“That’s an indication even in areas where solar isn’t world ... production and flow based on how much electricity homes and businesses are using at any moment and forecasting how much energy can be expected from renewables. Looking to 2050, all the ...