Definition: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, 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, 2014See also: Electricity - consumption map
Nation's renewable energy consumption highest since the 1930s
Deseret News - 7/3/2015 11:57:21 PM
That percentage, the analysis said, returns the country to its 1930 levels of renewable energy consumption, when wood was a larger ... Instead you see this rush to extract fossil fuels from a world-class resource. It is tragic." Brune, in Moab a few ...
BRICS Leads in Power Usage
The Indian Express - 7/7/2015 2:52:45 AM
... top eight energy consuming countries globally and account for over 30% of total energy consumed. According to the data available on bricsforum.org, while China comes on top with 20.26% of the world’s energy consumption, Russia and India come at ...
EIA report finds fossil fuels will remain dominant energy source
My West Texas - 7/5/2015 12:13:28 PM
From wood to the crude oil being produced from emerging shale plays today, the United States has long relied on fossil fuels for a significant amount of its energy consumption ... and founding principles of our country is the current executive ...
Union Minister Prasad Launches Four World-Class Broadband Products Developed by C-DOT
NVO News - 7/6/2015 3:47:01 PM
India today launched four world class Broadband ... a light weight Green Power Source to make the solution self-sustainable. Using this solution, reach of BharatNet can be increased beyond Panchayats to the remotest part of country. 100 Gbps OFC link ...
China's Adjustment to a Consumption-Led Economy Will Take Time
Economy Watch - 7/6/2015 1:02:23 PM
Investment is much more metals and energy intensive than consumption. Therefore ... energy intensity and metals intensity of growth in the world’s most populous country generated the largest, longest and most broadly based increase in commodity demand ...
Every third person in the world is overweight
Times of India - 7/6/2015 7:40:16 AM
More than a third of the world's population ... is a likely driver of over consumption of those calories and can readily explain the weight gain seen in most countries," she said. The study analyzed increases in the food energy supply and obesity in ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
July 25 (Bloomberg) -- 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 ...
Volvo unveils prototype electric buses
Arabian Business - 7/5/2015 5:42:44 PM
The batteries are quickly recharged with renewable electricity at the terminal stops. The Gothenburg buses are also equipped with on-board Wi-Fi and phone charging facilities. “The Volvo Group aims to be the world ... the countries of the Middle East ...
Saudi Oil Consumption Could Drain Their Massive Supply
Energy and Capital - 7/6/2015 3:47:01 PM
Saudi Arabia was the world's largest oil producer ... with domestic energy demand increasing about 8% per year for the past 3 years. The execs at Saudi Aramco are estimating that by 2030, the country could be consuming 8.2 million barrels a per day.
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
The Atlantic - 12/2/2013 11:55:38 PM
The Energy ... world. “As the economies in the non-OECD countries continue to experience relatively fast growth, those countries will also be able to spend more for energy-consuming services,” the report states. One bit of good news: Energy consumption ...
Obama’s Renewable-Energy Fantasy
Wall Street Journal - 7/4/2015 11:56:09 PM
In 2007 the EU adopted the target of deriving 20% of its energy consumption from renewables by 2020 ... There are other, indirect costs to consider. Germany is the world’s second largest exporter of merchandise, behind China and ahead of the U.S ...
Outlook for world ag—strong production, lower prices
Pork Network - 7/6/2015 12:40:54 PM
Lower oil prices will contribute to lower food prices, by pushing energy and ... production and consumption will be stable. The Outlook points to further concentration of agricultural commodity exports among a few exporting countries, coupled with a ...
India Launches Four World-Class Broadband Products
Newstrack India - 7/6/2015 12:40:54 PM
Ravi Shankar Prasad Launches Four World-Class Broadband ... light weight Green Power Source to make the solution self-sustainable. Using this solution, reach of BharatNet can be increased beyond Panchayats to the remotest part of country.
Now Available Spain Power Report Q3 2015
MENAFN - 7/2/2015 12:52:49 PM
Power Outlook long-Term Forecasts Regional long-term power forecasts covering electricity generation consumption and capacity for thermal hydroelectric and nuclear power. These are supported by a country specific ... (EIA) World Bank (WB) and United ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble and attempt to write ... consumed is likely to be a very energy-efficient economy. Conversely a country with huge energy consumption and relatively little GDP is unlikely to be efficient.