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.
Mexico Senate Approves Energy Bill Aimed at Production Boom
Bloomberg - 12/11/2013 5:18:25 PM
Mexico’s Senate approved an energy bill that supporters say will make the country the world’s fifth-largest oil producer in about a decade, spurring growth in Latin America’s second-biggest economy. Mexican senators passed the bill in ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
OilPrice - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
The Free Oilprice.com Energy ... the IEA is placing its faith is Brazil. Already a major producer, the IEA expects Brazil to also triple its production by 2035, representing around one-third of the global increase. Production will almost entirely come ...
Exxon: World Energy Demand to Grow 35% by 2040
The Motley Fool - 12/12/2013 5:10:04 PM
Traditional fossil fuels will remain abundant, thanks to improvements in drilling technology. Drillers have learned to extract oil and gas from formations deep offshore and in shale and other rocks that were once impossible to tap. The amount of ...
Is the world ready for Iran's oil?
The Christian Science Monitor - 12/12/2013 6:00:10 PM
News of Iran’s potential slow ramp up of oil supply resounded with a downward small ping in prices in late November, later to bounce back based on supply realities and economic growth. Iraqi oil supply keeps increasing, averaging about 3 ...
The Average Price of Electricity, Country by Country
theenergycollective.com - 9/24/2013 11:58:43 PM
All the data is based on average prices and exchange rates for 2011, and I’ve graphed them in US cents/kWh to keep it tidy. Let’s start with the obvious. Denmark, Germany and Spain have expensive electricity. In fact in straight dollar terms Denmark is ...
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 ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
Energy systems of 124 countries ranked according to economic, environmental and energy security indicators Norway, New Zealand, France and Sweden top the rankings; Colombia and Costa Rica are non OECD countries in top ten Regional analysis highlights EU28 ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
greenbang.com - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
So which countries are fueling the surge in geothermal development? Let’s take a look: Much of the progress is occurring in East Africa, Central America and Asia, driven by economic growth in developing markets and rising energy demands as those ...
WEF releases Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2014
India Infoline Ltd - 12/12/2013 10:36:22 AM
“Resource wealth ... to rank within the top 10, government strategy driving the transformation of its energy system aims to make Costa Rica the world's first carbon-neutral country, with 99% of electricity output from renewable energy sources.
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 ...
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 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 ...
Exxon: Rising living standards propel energy needs
US News and World Report - 12/13/2013 4:15:47 AM
"People want a warm home, a refrigerator, a TV, someday a car, and a cellphone," said William Colton, Exxon's vice president for corporate strategic ... Despite the boom in oil production in North America, the Middle East will remain the center ...
Water Demand for Energy to Double by 2035
National Geographic - 1/31/2013 11:34:58 AM
The amount of fresh water consumed for world energy production is on track to double within the next 25 years, the International Energy Agency (IEA) projects. And even though fracking—high-pressure hydraulic fracturing of underground rock formations for ...