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
Analysts: Solar energy is on the verge of a 'global boom'
The Business Insider - 4/25/2015 10:13:04 PM
SINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) - One by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks of the world's top industrialized ... that have dominated electricity production since the 1950s.
IEA reviews energy policies of countries in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia
REVE - 4/25/2015 7:21:16 PM
The International Energy Agency (IEA) released a review of energy policies in 11 countries of Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia that play a significant role in world energy security ... depends on the production in and safe transit of energy ...
Like shale oil, solar power is shaking up global energy
Money Control - 4/26/2015 10:16:03 AM
One by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks of the world's top industrialised ... 10 regional monopolies that have dominated electricity production since the 1950s. Japan is retiring ...
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.
Costa Rica Continues Record Run 100% Renewable Electricity
thecostaricanews.com - 4/22/2015 11:56:50 PM
... Rica is the 7th largest producer of geothermal electricity in the world, out of 25 producing countries. Approximately 13% of Costa Rica’s energy comes from geothermal production as of 2014. Costa Rica’s geothermic plan started in 1976 using ...
Russia seeking alternative uranium production sources
investorintel.com - 4/25/2015 7:35:35 PM
At present Mongolia is considered as one of the world’s most promising countries for uranium production and the development of local uranium fields may fully meet Russia’s uranium needs for the next several years. Currently there are six layers of ...
World faces growing challenge of water security
AsiaOne - 4/26/2015 8:28:40 AM
Water issues are no longer limited to developing countries. They are evolving as global challenges ... population growth and increasing demand for water for food production, energy and industry. "Climate change, which causes extreme weather events like ...
Shale as world's swing producer signals 'jagged' oil future
New Zealand Herald - 4/26/2015 3:49:30 AM
With OPEC ceding control for the first time since the 1980s, U.S. shale oil has been anointed the world's new ... idled half the country's rigs and kept more than 3,000 wells off the market, and it still took five months for U.S. production to start ...
Arnold Van Den Berg's Century Management Energy Industry Update
Guru Focus - 4/26/2015 5:01:05 AM
According to the British Petroleum Statistical Review of World Energy 2014, from 1979 to 1985 ... task of tracking the intricacies of historical production declines by basin, well type, geology, country, etc. and published their findings with estimates ...
International energy moot: Concern voiced over wide gap between gas supply and demand
Business Recorder - 4/25/2015 11:24:38 PM
Voicing concern over existing wide gap between supply and demand of gas in the country ... production from conventional gas reservoirs was declining rapidly and, on the other, its demand continued to soar. He was speaking at the 11th International Energy ...
Five country pavilions not to miss at Expo Milano
Euronews - 4/26/2015 4:18:08 AM
(Relaxnews) - Around 145 countries will be represented at the 2015 World Expo, which takes place in Milan from May 1 to October 31. At their various pavilions, all of these nations will contribute to the discussion on the theme "Feeding the Planet, Energy ...
Denmark Sets World Record For Wind Power Production
Think Progress - 1/7/2015 1:44:03 PM
Thirty-seven years later, the country has set a new world record for wind production by getting ... England, and Denmark build out their offshore wind farms. Wind generated enough electricity to power just over 25 percent of U.K. homes in 2014 — a ...
Africa: The world’s new powerhouse
The Jakarta Post - 4/26/2015 12:14:45 AM
The just concluded 60th anniversary of the Asian-African Conference featured more than 100 countries ... Illicit Production, Manufacture and Trafficking in Narcotic Drugs with Nigeria. Amid challenges and a somber time for the world economy, Africa ...
National Conference on Hydro Carbon Energy and Environment held in AMU
NVO News - 4/25/2015 12:40:24 PM
“Our country is projected to be world’s third largest consumer market ... Stating that it is high time to increase the energy production, Dr Mateen said that since India’s primary energy consumption is already 524 MMTOE. “India’s primary ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of pumping ... other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world.