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
Hillary Clinton Vows to Make U.S. a Clean Energy Superpower
Scientific American - 7/28/2015 9:08:42 AM
Hillary Clinton yesterday unveiled the first portion of her presidential campaign’s energy agenda, vowing an aggressive expansion of the nation’s renewable energy production while ... know what’s happening in the world is going to have a big effect ...
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.
Hillary Clinton pushes renewable energy with focus on solar
CNN - 7/27/2015 6:06:45 PM
Des Moines, Iowa (CNN)Hillary Clinton pledged Sunday that as president she would put the United States on a path toward generating enough renewable energy to power every home in the country by 2027 ... is happening in the world is going to have a big ...
Mafia and multinationals milk Italy's green energy boom
The Express Tribune - 7/27/2015 9:55:49 PM
In solar in particular, Italy has become a world leader, generating more of its energy from the sun than any other state, with over 7.5 per cent of national consumption coming from photovoltaic production. Every single township in the country now boasts at ...
Oil down in Asia, hurt by Chinese factory slump
Times of India - 7/27/2015 4:33:42 PM
Oil prices fell further in Asia on Monday, hurt by a slump in the manufacturing sector in China, the world's top energy consuming ... as a key barometer of the country's economic health. In a sign of drillers ramping up production, US producers added ...
Clinton vows to make U.S. 'clean energy superpower'
Environment Energy Publishing - 7/27/2015 1:41:54 PM
Hillary Clinton yesterday unveiled the first portion of her presidential campaign's energy agenda, vowing an aggressive expansion of the nation's renewable energy production while taking ... and I know what's happening in the world is going to have a ...
The global addiction to energy subsidies
The Economist online - 7/27/2015 8:48:25 AM
In spite of this, governments are still splurging on subsidies to prop up production. Fossil fuels are reaping support of $550 billion annually, according the International Energy ... Rich countries subsidise too—the IMF says America is the world ...
Clinton pushes renewable energy with solar focus
Big Country Homepage - 7/27/2015 5:06:30 AM
DES MOINES, Iowa (CNN) Hillary Clinton pledged Sunday that as president she would put the United States on a path toward generating enough renewable energy to power every home in the country by 2027 ... is happening in the world is going to have a ...
Enel Green Power brings world’s first integrated geothermal energy and biomass plant in Tuscany
REVE - 7/27/2015 8:37:05 PM
Enel Green Power has brought online the world’s first biomass plant used to heat ... the sustainable development of energy crops and the production of significant levels of cogenerated heat. Enel Green Power is the Enel Group company fully dedicated ...
Clinton offers energy plans, declines comment on Keystone XL oil pipeline
The Miami Herald - 7/27/2015 7:46:58 PM
“We can make a transition over time from a fossil fuel economy, predominantly, to a clean renewable energy economy, predominantly,” Clinton said later during an event at a central Iowa rural home. Weaning the country off of coal is a tricky political ...
The world is experiencing a 'negative feedback loop' decades in the making
The Business Insider - 7/27/2015 1:34:45 PM
The world ... and energy costs)," Goldman Sachs analysts said in a note published Friday. Here's how this whole feedback loop works: reduced Chinese demand for commodities has put downward pressure on prices, helping lower the cost of industrial production ...
Investing In Solar Energy Could End Power Crisis And Water Problems In Ghana
Modern Ghana - 7/27/2015 5:30:58 PM
Few places in the world are also as blessed ... Ghana has vast resources for solar energy which should be exploited for the benefit of the country. The Government should promote an industry-wide shift of investment and production in PV solar projects.
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 11:14:29 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 ...
Unsated By Crude Glut, Asian Oil Buyers Size Up Iran’s Barrels
Bloomberg - 7/28/2015 2:27:50 AM
Brent crude, the international benchmark, has fallen more than 50 percent since June 2014 as a global glut of oil triggered international competition, led by OPEC’s increase in production to the highest level in almost three years. Six world powers and ...
Major US Corporations Pledge To Increase Renewable Energy Usage, Decrease Carbon Footprint
Renewable Energy World - 7/27/2015 2:53:29 PM
“As the world looks toward global ... Cargill Inc. says 18 percent of its total energy use will come from renewable sources. Coca-Cola Co. said it would drive down the carbon footprint of its beverage production by 25 percent over the next five years ...