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’s largest geothermal energy facility launched in Kenya
Hydrogen Fuel News - 10/24/2014 1:25:38 PM
It also makes it possible to lower the cost of production of goods and this can reduce ... All that cannot happen if you don’t have the essentials which is energy.” He added that the investments the country is making will help to empower the country ...
Power Production Decentralizes in Mexico
IEEE Spectrum - 10/23/2014 4:32:56 PM
This summer, the Mexican government signed into law energy and electricity grid reforms that will accelerate the decentralization of its electricity production (See “Mexico ... Cooperation and Development, a rich country's club. "In the long run ...
Kenya Opens World’s Largest Single Turbine Geothermal Plant
Inhabitat - 10/23/2014 3:14:11 PM
These investments that we are making will go a long way towards empowering our people and combat social ills that have inflicted this country over the years ... 7,000 to 10,000 MW of geothermal energy production in the Rift Valley.
Are Declining Oil Prices Increasing the Risks to OPEC, U.S. Energy Security or Clean Fuels Supplies?
The Energy Collective - 10/22/2014 11:57:56 PM
Once other OPEC Countries adjusted their exports to satisfactory ... of non-OPEC countries such as the U.S. to maintain current domestic crude oil production levels? U.S. Energy Security Risks – The U.S. domestic crude oil production level has increased ...
WoodMac: US to Achieve Energy Independence by 2025
Rigzone - 10/24/2014 2:37:13 PM
Higher production and lower demand are driving the United States on the path to energy independence by 2025, the first time since 1952 that the nation will export more energy than it imports, according to a recent Wood Mackenzie report. “A country can ...
Hydropower may double in electricity capacity
Clean Tech - 10/25/2014 12:12:52 PM
an unprecedented number of dams for electricity production is currently under construction or planned worldwide. However, the boom occurs primarily in developing countries and emerging economies in South America, Southeast Asia and Africa, that also hold ...
How natural gas has transformed energy markets
forumblog.org - 10/23/2014 10:49:20 AM
Before the disaster, about one-quarter of Japan’s energy was generated by means of nuclear reactors. Following the disaster, the Japanese government decided to halt production at all nuclear power plants in the country. To compensate for the resulting ...
World faces obstacles in developing shale resources, speakers say at Oklahoma City energy conference
Oklahoma News - 10/16/2014 11:11:57 AM
Researchers have identified shale formations in 41 countries around the world ... s shale resources on Wednesday at Oklahoma City University’s 2014 International Energy Conference. The event was held at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City.
Why the global energy markets have been changing lately
Yahoo News - 10/24/2014 5:57:39 PM
The U.S. has been scaling multi-decade production highs ... North Africa quickly came back. Various energy agencies quickly cut demand growth expectations. However, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (or OPEC) refused to cut supplies ...
Energy, Transport, Water Etc.: Financing Africa’s Future
Modern Ghana - 10/25/2014 6:10:46 PM
Today, African countries exhibit the lowest level of productivity and ... inland water ways and railways are needed as well as increase in energy production capacity. The strides being made by national governments, regional and continental bodies in ...
Argentina's energy sweeteners won't mask bitter taste of state controls
Reuters - 10/24/2014 9:03:45 PM
Argentina needs to ramp up production from its vast but barely tapped ... regulatory environment could see Argentine lose out to other countries competing for investment to develop their energy industries. "We need fiscal and legal stability," Jorge ...
Energy Special Section
New York Times - 10/7/2014 10:49:49 PM
Bush famously used — to imported oil from unstable or unfriendly countries. Domestic production had been in free fall for decades as repeated presidential promises of “energy independence” echoed hollowly. But then came the frenzy of drilling in ...
U.S. oil imports down more than 7 percent
United Press International - 10/17/2014 6:53:04 AM
The department's Energy Information Administration released ... which would be the highest annual average crude oil production since 1970 if realized. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries said in its latest monthly market report the United ...
Reports: A Guide To Boosting Solar Energy Demand
Forbes - 9/30/2014 12:03:44 AM
The membership includes United States, many European countries and two from Asia (Japan and South ... technologies could collectively account for 27% of the world’s electricity production by 2050. The first technology uses semiconductors to convert ...
As Oil Prices Fall, Who Wins And Who Loses?
NPR News - 10/16/2014 4:19:45 PM
... benefit most of the country, they could deliver a blow to oil-producing states like Texas, Oklahoma and North Dakota. If prices go down and stay down for an extended period, energy companies could cut back on production and investment. The Global ...