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
Australian energy firms hit hard by OPEC
The China Post - 11/28/2014 11:57:00 PM
SYDNEY--Australian energy firms were hit hard Friday by the OPEC oil cartel's decision against cutting production ... one of the country's largest oil and gas producers, saw its shares sink 13 percent, while stocks in the world's biggest miner BHP Billiton ...
Tribes Should Pursue Energy Development As They See Fit
Payson Roundup - 11/28/2014 6:27:43 PM
Already, oil and gas production in North Dakota and Texas ranks these states combined as the fifth largest energy producer in the world. Indian Country deserves to be part of this growing economic opportunity. Today, more than one-in-four American Indians ...
Australian energy firms hammered by OPEC decision
7 News Yahoo - 11/28/2014 3:25:46 AM
Sydney (AFP) - Australian energy firms were hit hard Friday by the OPEC cartel's decision against cutting production ... of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, a 12-nation cartel that pumps out one-third of the world's oil, opted to stick by its output ...
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 Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Last month BP (NYSE: BP) released the Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. This report is one of the most comprehensive sources of global and country level statistics on production and consumption of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear power and renewables.
Aquino unveils ‘world’s largest solar powered mall’
Eco-business - 11/28/2014 8:26:25 AM
Solar Philippines, which built the plant, said it was the ‘world’s largest solar powered mall ... power law that will suspend other existing laws affecting the country’s energy production. Under the Electric Power Industry Reform Act (Epira ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
We then calculated the total value of the reserves by using current global ... market has made China extremely influential in the world energy trade. Natural gas production is increasing in the country, but coal remains China’s primary energy source.
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 8:51:20 AM
That would give the US capacity to export 4.7m bpd of oil and natural gas liquid (NGL) by the end of the decade and eliminate the need for around 2m bpd that the ... the future production policies of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of ... November 2008 world energy outlook -- gave the following estimates for the all-in costs of producing oil from various types of hydrocarbons in different parts of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source Costs ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/12/2013 11:22:05 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook ... will need to be addressed for Iraq to nearly triple its oil production over the next 20 years. The other country in which the IEA is placing its faith is Brazil.
U.S. to Be World’s Top Oil Producer in 5 Years, Report Says
New York Times - 11/11/2012 11:55:17 PM
That increased oil production, combined with new American policies to improve energy efficiency ... United States and many other countries. The report said that several other factors could also have a large impact on world energy markets over the next ...
Global oil prices to remain lower, triggering production cuts: Analysts
Economic Times - 11/28/2014 11:06:53 PM
The decision by OPEC was not unexpected, analysts said, signaling that the group of oil-producing countries was content to let the market dictate production and pricing levels. "It's probably time to admit we are now in a $70/bbl oil world," wrote Wangler ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 6:51:40 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India ... $105.49 on the New York Mercantile Exchange. U.S. oil production climbed to 7.56 million barrels a day in the ...
The 5 Richest Countries in the World
The Motley Fool - 10/11/2014 3:06:57 PM
Oil prices have largely stabilized despite turbulence in the Middle East, and growing costs for energy firms have companies thinking ... 1: Qatar, $96,992 per capita GDP The richest country in the world isn't just rich: It's poised to widen its lead ...