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
Nigeria: EU, Germany Urge Nigerian Industries to Cut Energy Consumption
AllAfrica - 2/9/2016 9:55:26 AM
Hommer explained at the workshop which was attended by relevant stakeholders in Nigeria's power sector that the implementation of ISO 50001 by other developed countries of the world has proven ... that by reducing energy consumption through increased ...
Data centre dilemma: How online consumption is leading to higher energy use, costs
CBC - 2/12/2016 8:43:16 PM
He has traveled the world ... Electric Power Research Institute, an organization funded by the electrical utility industry. In 2000, before the prevalence of streaming companies like Netflix, data centres accounted for one per cent of U.S. power ...
In crisis-ridden Venezuela, electricity is also scarce
France 24 - 2/13/2016 4:07:05 AM
The country's homicide rate is among the world's highest at 58 deaths per 100,000 people ... "Shopping centers account for only three percent of national electricity consumption," she said. Even malls that generate their own electricity can cover only ...
Budget 2016: Long way to go for 24x7 Power for All
businessinsider.in - 2/11/2016 5:16:52 PM
The Indian power system is the fifth largest in the world and among the most complex ... along with rising per-capita energy consumption, has widened the gap of energy access in the country. Experts also say that while there is supply, lack of technology ...
World Bank Punches South Africa’s Poor, by Ignoring the Rich
Counter Punch - 2/12/2016 11:03:27 AM
“South Africa can claim to have one of the world ... more than other countries on its social programs, with this expenditure successfully lifting around 3.6 million individuals out of poverty (based on US$2.5 a day on a purchasing power parity basis ...
Nuclear Power In Middle East: Strategic And Economic Significance – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 2/10/2016 2:33:25 PM
Or a part of the Sunni world. Therefore ... Moreover, in a situation characterized by a slowing down in energy consumption from hydrocarbons in Europe and in the other industrial countries. From 1980 to 2010, the demand for electricity grew throughout ...
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 ...
Project to cut energy consumption
The Peninsula - 2/9/2016 12:08:27 AM
DOHA: A research project to develop polyolefin-based heat absorbers to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions and ... Qatar is one of the world’s leading producers of plastics, particularly low-density polyethylene. “It is estimated that ...
India steel output to grow by 7% in 2016: Platts
Economic Times - 2/11/2016 3:22:20 PM
"In 2015, out of the 10 largest steel production countries in the world, nine saw production ... railways, ports, power and water infrastructure are a key driver for steel consumption. The consumption of steel per head of population in India is extremely ...
KSA realizes importance of renewable energy
Arab News - 2/12/2016 8:00:19 PM
BALI, Indonesia: Petroleum and Mineral Resources Minister Ali Al-Naimi has underlined the importance of energy in the economic and social growth, saying that all peoples of the world have ... process of energy consumption in the country.”
A novel grid architecture in the North Sea could help solve the energy trilemma
The Guardian - 2/10/2016 12:10:15 PM
Cables between countries, from offshore wind ... is forcing the industrialised world – not least Europe – to move to more environmentally friendly energy generation and consumption. CO2 is deemed to be the primary greenhouse gas driving climate change.
Is This Tata The Smallest Roadworthy Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Vehicle In The World?
Green Car Reports - 2/12/2016 2:31:02 PM
Indian automaker Tata Motors may have built the ... Fuel Consumption (CAFC) standards call for a 14-percent increase in average fuel efficiency between now and 2017. That will be followed by a 38-percent increase in 2021 and 2022. The country's vehicle ...
Morocco Has Turned on the First Part of the World's Largest Concentrated Solar Power Plant
Popular Mechanics - 2/9/2016 9:58:25 PM
The Noor complex—a massive solar farm outside of Ouarzazate, Morocco, that covers over 1,000 acres—will be the largest concentrated solar power plant in the world ... energy consumption, and the Noor project is part of a major effort in the country ...
Aclara Meters Selected by Consolidated Edison, Inc. to Provide Electric Smart Meters for Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project
The Business Journal - 2/11/2016 9:20:15 PM
Aclara is a world-class supplier of smart infrastructure technologies to water, gas and electric utilities globally. Over 700 utilities in nine countries rely on proven Aclara solutions to connect with their customers. Aclara Technologies LLC is owned by ...
SEB: Nordic Outlook: Stronger global growth, but downside risks dominate - Swedish boom threatened by imbalances
Benzinga - 2/9/2016 3:57:31 AM
The world's manufacturers are ... US domestic consumption power and Europe's gradual recovery will lead to a cautious acceleration in growth. In the 34 mainly affluent member countries of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD ...