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
Nigeria: On Energy From Coal
AllAfrica - 8/29/2014 9:52:52 AM
While Nigeria is blessed with the largest gas reserves in the world, parlous supply ... to leverage the product. No country relies on one source of power but, unfortunately, this is the bane of electricity production in Nigeria. For decades, Nigeria ...
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's energy watchdog slashes renewables forecast
CITY A.M. - 8/28/2014 4:56:24 PM
Non-OECD countries ... biofuels production will be a tough sell given the impact the policy has on raising world food prices. Despite the problems facing renewables, the IEA forecast a 45 per cent rise in renewable generation and for clean energy to ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
We then calculated the total value of the reserves by using current global ... market has made China extremely influential in the world energy trade. Natural gas production is increasing in the country, but coal remains China’s primary energy source.
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of ... November 2008 world energy outlook -- gave the following estimates for the all-in costs of producing oil from various types of hydrocarbons in different parts of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source Costs ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook ... 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.
Latta: Unleashing America’s Energy Potential
Toledo Newspaper - 8/28/2014 6:58:05 PM
In 2013, U.S. energy production rose more than the combined increases in the rest of the world to reach its highest level in ... replace imports from hostile environments in Middle Eastern countries, but it is also fueling expansive job growth throughout ...
These maps show which countries use (and produce) the majority of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/3/2014 12:44:39 AM
The map below shows each country's petroleum production. Hover over a country to ... They're not alone though. The entire world takes part in burning non-renewable energy, putting carbon dioxide into the atmosphere everyday. The map below shows how many ...
Turkey's electricity imports will raise energy prices
worldbulletin.net - 8/28/2014 9:03:57 AM
Turkey’s 63 percent of electricity production in January came mainly ... in the same month. The country consumed almost 175 billion kWh in 2012 according to the World Bank.
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 ...
Which countries produce the most coal?
Greenbang - 7/25/2012 11:55:42 PM
While the world continues ... just 2 percent of global energy use. China, not surprisingly, 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 ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
As one of only two upper middle-income countries to rank within the top 10, government strategy driving the transformation of its energy system aims to make Costa Rica the world's first carbon ... but with electricity production dominated by coal, South ...
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 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 ...
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 ...