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
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
The Energy Collective - 7/16/2014 4:18:30 AM
Last month BP (NYSE: BP) released the Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. This report is one of the most comprehensive sources of global and country level statistics on production and consumption of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear power and renewables.
Boomtown: The State of U.S. Energy Production in 4 Charts
Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 7/18/2014 7:10:55 PM
Energy is the backbone of the American economy, and of the whole world, really ... solar is dropping thanks to increased production and government-backed incentives. Wind farms are also sprouting up across the country, and the benefits of both are being ...
Wind Share of World Electricity Will More Than Double By 2018
CleanTechnica - 7/23/2014 9:28:09 PM
and develop machines for maximum energy production in low wind speed areas, the industry is expected to add another 250 gigawatts of capacity through 2018. The Navigant wind report, World Market Update 2013, is the 19th edition of a rolling annual wind ...
Energy Exports Promote Prosperity and Bolster National Security
The Heritage Foundation - 7/23/2014 6:36:21 PM
Expanding domestic energy production over the past few years has provided ... but it would send an important signal to Russia and the rest of the world that any country that derives power from controlling energy interests will have less power in the ...
The World Is Going Solar
mintpressnews.com - 7/16/2014 1:44:00 PM
The stunning lack of reliable energy production in one of the world’s fastest growing countries led the new Indian Prime Minister, Narenda Modi, to call for every home across India to be able to run at least one light bulb by 2019 with the help of solar ...
The Energy Collective - 7/15/2014 5:27:06 PM
Gary Hunt Gary is an Executive-in-Residence at Deloitte Investments with extensive experience in the energy & utility industries. More » Jesse Jenkins is a graduate student and researcher at MIT with expertise in energy technology, policy, and innovation.
World's First Supermarket Completely Powered by Food Waste Rises in the UK
Inhabitat - 7/23/2014 2:04:20 PM
Proving that there’s life beyond the dumpster for wasted food, a U.K. store just became the first in the country ... used to generate electricity that’s sent back to the store via a 1.5-kilometer-long transmission line. Related: World’s First Waste ...
Saudi Arabia nears finalizing joint electricity projects with neighboring countries—official
Asharq Al Awsat - 7/15/2014 11:10:42 PM
Tenders for contractors involved in the project, which aims to help both countries cope ... to help spur the production of nuclear and renewable energy. In 2013, Saudi Arabia announced it was aiming to become the world’s top producer of renewable energy ...
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.
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
As the most populous country in the world and a rapidly developing economy, China is the largest energy consumer and producer in the world. The sheer size of its market has made China extremely influential in the world energy trade. Natural gas production ...
China poised for expansion in wind energy
REVE - 7/23/2014 3:37:24 PM
However, the growth in electricity production from ... China is the world’s largest wind energy producer, with over 90GW of installed capacity as of the end of 2013. Despite this large figure, the country added 16.1GW of capacity in 2013, up from ...
Access to Energy Explains Unequal Growth Rates of India and China
Econo Monitor - 7/17/2014 11:58:26 PM
In the last 25 years, both countries have experienced growth and modernization ... Figure 3 China & India Energy Production. Source: The World Bank It is unclear what future energy demand will look like and which fuel sources will supply the energy needed ...
Oil path signals wrong way for world energy
Oil Voice - 7/18/2014 7:00:46 AM
BP's Statistical Review, we might have guessed, gives limelight attention to oil but it cannot avoid giving us trend-setting data for world natural ... of the chemical energy inside a ton of coal, producing electricity which in some countries - like ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
Greenbang - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
the United States remains the world leader in geothermal electricity. It has a larger installed capacity than any other country: 3,187 MW (as of 2012), which equates to 28.4 percent of geothermal production worldwide. However, uncertainty has grown around ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...