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
Best: Assessing our rapidly changing world of energy
Denver Post - 3/28/2015 11:00:35 PM
Allen Best: In the world of energy, what is the ... occurred in many places across the country. Q. Two years ago at this conference, you said that we have received an unexpected blessing in the form of natural gas production and that we'd better not ...
China’s Water-Energy-Food Roadmap: A New Global Choke Point Report
newsecuritybeat.org - 3/30/2015 10:26:35 AM
Moving and cleaning water requires energy. Food production at all stages – from ... The lifecycle of coal is water intensive around the world, however it presents a particular quandary for a country already facing a water scarcity crisis.
The Argument Against Energy Subsidies
Wall Street Journal - 3/31/2015 3:08:45 AM
Tim Phillips heads up Americans for Prosperity, the political advocacy group backed by the billionaire Koch brothers that has become one of the biggest conservative forces in the country ... that require increased production of energy from renewables ...
US oil production growth at 100-year high in 2014 due to shale boom
International Business Times - 3/31/2015 10:46:53 AM
Crude oil production in the US increased by the largest volume for more than 100 years during 2014, helped largely by the shale oil boom in the country that has already changed the energy map of the world. During 2014, US oil production increased by 1.2 ...
World Bank approves US$52 million loan to strengthen power supply reliability in Armenia
Public Radio of Armenia - 3/31/2015 8:38:02 AM
The new project will improve the reliability of the power transmission network and system management, and support the Government’s efforts in ensuring adequate electricity supply across the country, according to the World Bank. Armenia’s National ...
World Bank Helps to Further Strengthen Power Supply Reliability in Armenia
The World Bank - 3/31/2015 1:14:13 AM
WASHINGTON, March 30, 2015 – The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today ... and support the Government’s efforts in ensuring adequate electricity supply across the country. Armenia’s National Energy Security Concept prioritizes rehabilitation ...
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.
Carbon Emissions Cuts In Mexico: Country Plans To Lead Fight Against Climate Change In Developing World
Latin Times - 3/30/2015 1:36:53 AM
the world’s largest carbon-emitting country, to follow through on tentative commitments to cut back on coal and other fossil fuels. Mexico’s new targets build on a bill passed by its congress in 2012 to expand renewable energy production.
New Zealand breaks renewable energy record
United Press International - 3/26/2015 10:38:30 AM
WELLINGTON, New Zealand, March 26 (UPI) --The share of renewable energy on the grid in New Zealand is the highest it's been in close to 20 years, the country's energy minister ... is the fourth largest in the world," Energy and Resources Minister Simon ...
World Bank launches initiative to promote solar power
The Nation - 3/29/2015 11:20:52 PM
“The World Bank Group is committed to promoting ... significantly speeds this process to enable initial electricity production to begin within two years of initiating an engagement. “The countries we work with in Africa to support the development ...
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 ...
Solar Energy Lights Up in Latin America
Truth Out - 3/27/2015 2:47:51 PM
Solar energy is perhaps the most expeditious solution to help Latin America in its quest for energy security. The production of solar energy does ... is that there is a heavy correlation between the world's energy needs and sunlight, meaning sunlight ...
Benefiting From Mexico's Energy Reforms
Seeking Alpha - 3/27/2015 5:11:01 PM
Pemex is Mexico's largest company and one of the largest oil producers in the world, according to ... total cargo transported through the country's ports to 42.5%. (click to enlarge) If the energy reforms boost oil production as the government expects ...
In a low-price world, pain, but no panic, for small oil producers
Watch Dog - 3/30/2015 9:00:41 AM
Greg Merrion, president of Merrion Oil and Gas, a family run operation with a staff of 25 in Farmington, New Mexico, in the heart of the energy ... here in the oil world at these prices,” Byrom said. “So we just have to look at our production and ...
Turkey power cut: Prime Minister says nationwide blackout could be caused by terrorists
The Independent - 3/31/2015 12:41:25 PM
A nationwide blackout across Turkey has thrown the country ... Turkish Electricity Transmission Company, TEİAŞ officials said. In the western province of Kocaeli, one of the industrial centers of Turkey, several factories stopped production in the ...