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
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.
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
OilPrice - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
Yet, the IEA believes that over half of this production will come from two countries: Iraq and Brazil. First, let’s take Iraq. Iraq has the fifth largest oil reserves in the world at 141 billion ... in oil and natural gas has spurred headlines and ...
OPEC, Foreseeing No Glut, Keeps Oil Production Level Steady
New York Times - 12/4/2013 2:34:55 PM
LONDON — Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed on Wednesday to leave their combined daily quota for petroleum production at 30 million barrels, a decision that was expected to keep prices at their current ...
The Average Price of Electricity, Country by Country
theenergycollective.com - 9/24/2013 11:58:43 PM
Out of curiosity I thought I’d crunch the numbers to see who really is paying a lot for their power. It doesn’t matter where you go in the world, people love to moan about the cost of electricity ... cheap at 10 US cents per kilowatt hour, which ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
Those figures do not include the more expensive Orinoco oil from the country's sand deposits ... various types of hydrocarbons in different parts of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source Costs ($ 2008) Mideast/N.Africa oilfields ...
New Report Ranks World’s Biggest Countries on Renewable Energy
CleanTechnica - 6/11/2012 11:57:46 PM
During the past decade, United States renewable electricity production has increased ... as European countries (especially Germany) utilize renewable energy much more than the US or the rest of the world. All in all, in 2011, the United States obtained ...
IEA Chief Economist Reiterates Positive U.S. Energy Outlook
The Epoch Times - 12/4/2013 7:21:15 PM
NEW YORK—Fatih Birol, chief economist of the International Energy Agency (IEA) reiterated his positive outlook on U.S. energy production in a speech at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York Wednesday. “The United States will be the ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
greenbang.com - 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 ...
US Energy Production Growing by Leaps and Bounds: BP
CNBC - 6/14/2013 3:15:27 PM
In a statistical review of energy demand in 2012 ... The U.S. saw "the biggest increase in oil and gas production of all the countries in the world," BP Chief Economist Christof Ruhl told CNBC's "Squawk Box" this week. "This was the biggest increase ...
World carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest
theguardian.com - 1/30/2011 11:54:15 PM
World carbon dioxide emissions are one way of measuring a country's economic growth too. And the latest figures - published by the respected Energy Information Administration - show CO2 emissions from energy consumption - the vast majority of Carbon ...
Water Demand for Energy to Double by 2035
National Geographic - 1/31/2013 11:34:58 AM
In the energy realm, IEA sees coal-powered electricity driving the greatest demand for water now and in the future. Coal power is increasing in every region of the world except the United States, and may surpass oil as the world's main source of energy by ...
No Dead-Cat Bounce - A Dead-Serious Warning From Uranium
Seeking Alpha - 12/5/2013 7:12:54 PM
According to a recent publication from the American Chemical Society, a study performed by the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies and the Columbia University Earth Institute of New York came to the conclusion that more than 1.8 million human deaths ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy Information Administration said. Demand will increase to 820 quadrillion British thermal units ...
Estonia's dirty energy drive for self-sufficiency
CNN - 12/5/2013 6:58:35 PM
(CNN)-- The drive from Tallinn to Auvere in North-Eastern Estonia was long and dark. The winter sun had yet to rise and we saw little of the outside world from our misty car windows. But as we arrived at Narva, Estonia's border with Russia, a ...
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 ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...