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
10 Top Uranium-producing Countries in 2015
investingnews.com - 12/7/2016 1:48:25 AM
The country has two uranium mines that are capable of producing 10 percent of the world’s output. Considering the country receives half its power from South Africa, which has power constraints of its own, Namibia faces serious electricity challenges.
WWF says renewable energy gives everyone a share of development
Latino FOX News - 12/3/2016 7:18:16 PM
The region's leading renewable-energy-producing countries, according to the WWF ... The region currently generates 7 percent of the world's electricity, and almost 65 percent of this electricity comes from renewable sources, mainly from hydroelectric ...
World Energy Outlook 2016 – Fatih Birol in Brussels
resilience.org - 12/6/2016 10:25:00 AM
On 16 November 2016 the International Energy Agency (IEA ... The USA is the world’s largest economy as well as the largest consumer of oil and a leading oil producing nation. So it is not surprising that oil and economic activity are closely linked.
Saudi Arabia switches OPEC tack with eye on world’s top IPO, but it’s still far from ‘break even’
Financial Post - 12/6/2016 11:36:35 AM
By promising to cut production by just 4.7 percent, the country gained an 18 percent jump in oil prices. The pain of prices below $50 had become too much for the Arab world’s largest ... to know before markets open Electric cars may take an OPEC-sized ...
Aramco IPO may have factored in Saudi Arabia’s push to cut OPEC production
Fuel Fix - 12/6/2016 2:49:51 PM
Khalid Al-Falih, Saudi Arabia’s energy and industry ... By promising to cut production by just 4.7 percent, the country gained an 18 percent jump in oil prices. The pain of prices below $50 had become too much for the Arab world’s largest economy.
UPDATE 1-China aims to double ethanol output to 4 mln tonnes by 2020 - agency
Reuters - 12/5/2016 12:13:34 PM
The world's largest energy consumer plans to ... such as wind and solar have expanded rapidly in recent years, the country has struggled to meet its targets for agricultural energy production amid concerns over food security and a lack of large-scale ...
Oil-Output Cuts Could Hit Russian Energy Companies
The Wall Street Journal - 12/6/2016 4:22:55 PM
MOSCOW—The Russian government is committed to cutting oil production in line with world producers but now comes the hard part: making it happen. Russian Energy Minister Alexander ... more crude oil than any other country, has had a spotty record with ...
Green Energy Policies May Lead to Further Disaster, Experts Say
Nature World News - 12/6/2016 5:52:59 AM
As Europe and other countries in the world rely more strongly on biofuels ... Since burning of wood and other biofuels has been quite the trend in energy production, there are reports that it can do more harm than good. Green policies do not include ...
World's Top 10 Electricity-producing Countries
Buzzle - 7/22/2013 11:55:53 PM
To produce 40% of America's electricity every year, all the power plants in the US together use more than a whopping 900 million short tons of coal. USA, China, and Japan are some of the world's biggest electricity-producing countries. Find out facts about ...
OPEC Agrees To First Cut In Oil Production Since 2008
NPR News - 11/30/2016 1:20:56 AM
"The agreement is contingent on key non-OPEC countries ... of energy and the OPEC conference president. "This agreement is out of a sense of responsibility" for all oil-producing nations, he said, as well as the "well-being and health" of the world economy.
Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Oasis Petroleum, Marathon Oil, Cimarex Energy, Southwestern Energy and Range Resources
NASDAQ - 12/6/2016 9:27:44 AM
However, indications that supply was easing helped oil prices rebound to $50/barrel mark in early Jun. The surge was driven by outages in Nigeria, Libya, Venezuela and Canada - countries that hold some of the world ... energy and weakness in industrial ...
German Court Upholds Nuclear Exit but Orders Compensation for Power Companies
New York Times - 12/7/2016 1:05:28 AM
The country’s move away from nuclear power comes as it aims to increase production of energy from renewable sources ... to continue to push for increased use of renewable energy around the world as a way to fight climate change. “Of course I’ll ...
Largest Countries by Geothermal Electricity Production
mapsofworld.com - 11/30/2016 3:29:47 AM
Presently, twenty-four countries use geothermal electricity. The world map with top ten largest countries by geothermal electricity production shows a list of top ten countries that produce maximum geothermal electricity. As shown in the map, the United ...
Oil prices keep surging after OPEC hashes out a deal to cut production
Vox - 12/1/2016 4:18:42 AM
OPEC, it would appear, still has the power to make world markets shudder ... Meanwhile, even if OPEC's members agree to detailed production cuts, there’s still the risk that countries could cheat and fail to follow through. “That’s something we ...
Duane Hovorka: Time to create a clean-energy future
Omaha.com - 12/7/2016 12:58:19 AM
and Iowa and Nebraska lead the nation in ethanol production. Our states should be leading the transition to clean energy in other areas, just as our country should be leading the world toward a clean energy future. The economic benefits of clean energy ...