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, 2014See also: Electricity - production map
Wind supplied Iowa with more than 31% of its electricity last year
Wind Power Engineering - 5/5/2016 2:25:40 PM
The United States continues to lead the world in wind energy production according to recently released data ... more low-cost wind energy to the most densely populated parts of the country. Wind energy supplied 4.7% of the total electricity generated ...
Turning point for energy security in the Caribbean
The World Bank - 5/3/2016 11:53:32 PM
With the support of regional and international institutions, such as CARICOM and the World Bank, Caribbean countries have started a transition to clean energy alternatives. Solar power continues to expand as technology improves and production costs plummet.
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.
The Waves of the Pacific Are on Chile’s Energy Horizon
Inter Press Service - 5/4/2016 6:08:45 PM
“The pilot projects have gone well, but we’re still a long way from making the leap to industrial-level production,” the environmentalist ... to boost the development of marine energy in this country and around the world,” said Martin.
France fires up push for renewable energy
wap.business-standard.com - 4/26/2016 11:58:51 AM
France announced on Monday it was raising its renewable energy goals and ... France would be the first country to issue "green bonds", which up until now have only been issued by companies or finance institutions such as the World Bank.
U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz Says Businesses Are Central to the Clean Energy Revolution
pewtrusts.org - 5/5/2016 5:31:47 PM
energy efficient power production, biomass, battery storage, and hydro firms. They heard Moniz discuss Mission Innovation, an agreement among 20 countries, including the world’s top three carbon emitters—China, the U.S., and India—to increase public ...
In Race Against China, Tesla Becoming The Apple Of The Auto World
Forbes - 5/5/2016 2:54:18 PM
The billionaire behind the biggest electric vehicle brand in the country ... world’s No. 1 auto market. Tesla is the Apple of autos. It has a following. It’s a great product. But the China brands are more affordable, and getting better. Musk’s ...
ABB to supply special transformers for the world’s most powerful wind turbines
REVE - 5/5/2016 9:42:19 PM
Its 80 m (262 ft) rotor blades sweep through an area equivalent of three soccer fields and can produce up to eight megawatts of power, making it the most powerful wind turbine in the world ... 15 percent of its total energy production from renewable ...
Saudis Arabia raises oil pricing for Asia by most since April last year
Live Mint - 5/5/2016 5:38:56 PM
The group’s decision to maintain output as prices cratered forced a curtailment of higher-cost production elsewhere. “Refinery demand is expected to recover,” said Ehsan Ul-Haq, a senior analyst at industry consultant KBC Energy Economics in London.
Coal's demise threatens Appalachian miners, firms as production moves West
KHOU - 5/4/2016 12:53:48 PM
Alpha Natural Resources and Walter Energy. In West Virginia — the heart of American coal country — production may hit lows in 2016 that have not been seen since crippling strikes rippled through the region in the late 1970's, according to West ...
Global Natural Gas-Fired Electricity Generation Market to Gain from Increasing Demand for Energy
sbwire.com - 5/5/2016 7:47:47 PM
Natural gas is one of the leading segments in the overall market for electricity generation owing to its eco-friendly characteristics compared to other fuels, such as coal, utilized for the production ... and the Rest of the World. According to analysts ...
OLSON: Cutting off ISIS' energy supply
Your Houston News - 5/5/2016 4:38:41 AM
Now more than ever, energy ... world’s energy supply. Today, the US is the number one producer of oil and natural gas. By lifting the ban, we give our global allies trusted source of energy and shift dependence away from unstable and unreliable countries ...
IMF warns this oil-rich Nordic country of growth risks
CNBC - 5/5/2016 7:30:29 AM
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned Denmark, a country sandwiched between prosperous nations ... growth of the working age population and a trend decline in the production of Danish North Sea oil and gas. But the persistent growth gap also ...
BRC and RE100 partnership to boost renewable electricity uptake
Climate Action - 5/5/2016 2:39:59 PM
The Business Renewables Center (BRC) and RE100 have announced a partnership with the aim of increasing the uptake of renewable energy by some of the world’s largest companies ... prevent drought-hit areas of the country from falling deeper into hunger ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world. ESTIMATES BY COUNTRY Saudi Arabian crude ... In Nigeria, production in ultra-deep water fields can reach $30 a barrel compared ...