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
Inventions with good intentions: simple creations to improve life in developing countries
The National - 1/26/2015 7:33:45 PM
When production costs and others issues are factored in, however, this can prove a challenge in the developing world. Litre of Light How do you provide lighting for people who have neither the access nor money to use electricity? The answer is as simple as ...
Vazon Energy on the changing landscape of oil and gas
worldfinance.com - 1/27/2015 2:17:36 PM
Central Asia is among the relatively untapped global oil areas, which Dr David Robson, Executive Chairman of Vazon Energy ... organic source rocks in the world, and some of the world’s best potential for shale oil production. What would you say are ...
Caribbean Energy Summit 2015: US Announce Investments in Energy Security for Caribbean Countries During First-Ever DC Summit
The Latin Post - 1/27/2015 1:06:01 PM
"Meanwhile, we're in the midst of a seismic shift in the global economy: the ascendancy of the Americas as the epicenter of energy production ... Caribbean countries to "succeed as prosperous, secure, energy-independent neighbors -- not a world apart ...
Chevron Executive Says U.S. Energy ‘Envy of the World’
Bloomberg - 1/23/2015 3:38:06 AM
Breber will describe the U.S. during his talk as “an improbable energy giant,” a country that went through 20 years of oil-production declines before bouncing back with a “renaissance” that has turned it into the world’s biggest producer of oil ...
Renewables Can Benefit Water, Energy and Food Nexus
Inter Press Service - 1/26/2015 4:49:07 PM
Morocco is another country aiming to become a world-class renewable energy producer ... such initiatives will see more affordable and sustainable renewable energy deployed in water, energy and food production in the near future. The Austria-based Renewable ...
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.
Panama Canal Expansion Will Have Big Effect on Energy, Water, and Grain in U.S. and China
Circle of Blue - 1/27/2015 4:47:56 PM
“and many countries have significant impacts on water consumption and pollution elsewhere.” Two cases in point involve energy and agricultural products transported through the expanded Panama Canal. In the United States, coal production to serve the ...
Thailand gets wind energy loans
United Press International - 1/26/2015 11:05:31 AM
"Wind energy provides a clean and sustainable source of electricity which will help diversify the country's energy mix ... government received a $23 million grant from the World Bank to help phase out production of ozone-depleting greenhouse gases.
How Radical 70s Scientists Tried to Change the World
Gizmodo - 1/27/2015 5:56:31 AM
Protests were erupting the world over, a heady mix of civil rights, feminism, anti-war, anti-capitalism, civil liberties and the early stages of the modern environmental movement. The production and ... finished a PhD in high-energy physics and had won ...
Aquaculture leases approval to boost seafood production
FIS - 1/27/2015 6:06:40 PM
“Sustainable seafood production is an important focus for the NSW Government ... food, cosmetic and renewable energy sectors.” Member for the South Coast, Shelley Hancock said the project will be a boost for the South Coast region as it will generate ...
10 Key Points about U.S. and World Oil Supply
Falls Church News-Press - 1/26/2015 2:25:57 PM
Rigs are slowly being laid down across the country ... U.S. production will repeak, plateau for some “bumpy period,” then decline. 6. “Oil pyramid” means shale oil costs more money and energy to produce. Imagine all the world’s oil resources ...
World’s largest oil refinery adds Algenol algae demonstration project
Biofuels Digest - 1/27/2015 7:00:57 AM
India is the world’s third largest producer of CO2 and the facility’s ethanol and renewable crude oil production could help meet critical demand for energy in the country as well as help to reduce green house emissions from carbon dioxide. Algenol’s ...
Iran to improve electricity exports to neighbors
MENAFN - 1/27/2015 7:32:34 PM
(MENAFN) An energy official said that electricity production companies in Iran are ready to expand exports to neighboring markets, Iran Daily reported. "Given the country's current ... Golfers to rub shoulders with world's best at omega Dubai Desert ...
South Sudan oil production rises to 169,000 bpd - oil ministry
Reuters - 1/27/2015 4:40:46 PM
Production has been slashed by about a third since fighting broke out in the world's newest state in December 2013 ... caused more than 1.5 million to flee and driven the country of 11 million closer to famine. (Reporting by Denis Dumo; Writing by Drazen ...
Modi’s new clean-energy goals face funding, political hurdles
Live Mint - 1/27/2015 4:33:37 PM
New Delhi/New York: India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi says the world ... energy production.” Accident liability India plans a $182 billion expansion of its nuclear industry to produce electricity for the almost one-quarter of the country’s ...