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
Analysts: Solar energy is on the verge of a 'global boom'
The Business Insider - 4/25/2015 10:13:04 PM
SINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) - One by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks of the world's top industrialized ... that have dominated electricity production since the 1950s.
IEA reviews energy policies of countries in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia
REVE - 4/25/2015 7:21:16 PM
The International Energy Agency (IEA) released a review of energy policies in 11 countries of Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia that play a significant role in world energy security ... depends on the production in and safe transit of energy ...
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.
Russia seeking alternative uranium production sources
investorintel.com - 4/25/2015 7:35:35 PM
At present Mongolia is considered as one of the world’s most promising countries for uranium production and the development of local uranium fields may fully meet Russia’s uranium needs for the next several years. Currently there are six layers of ...
Denmark's wind power fairytale: A small country with big dreams of a fossil-free future
Deutsche Welle - 4/27/2015 8:34:39 AM
Weaning the world off fossil fuels will be a central issue when 196 countries meet in Paris later this to reach ... The investment appears to have paid off. Since 1990, green energy production has grown eight-fold in Denmark, while the economy grew by ...
World faces growing challenge of water security
AsiaOne - 4/26/2015 8:28:40 AM
Water issues are no longer limited to developing countries. They are evolving as global challenges ... population growth and increasing demand for water for food production, energy and industry. "Climate change, which causes extreme weather events like ...
Solar power shaking up energy sector
The Peninsula - 4/26/2015 10:11:52 PM
SINGAPORE/TOKYO: One by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks of the world’s top industrialised ... monopolies that have dominated electricity production since the 1950s.
Denmark Sets World Record For Wind Power Production
Think Progress - 1/7/2015 1:44:03 PM
Thirty-seven years later, the country has set a new world record for wind production by getting ... England, and Denmark build out their offshore wind farms. Wind generated enough electricity to power just over 25 percent of U.K. homes in 2014 — a ...
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 11:14:29 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 ...
Is a Black Swan Event Quietly Brewing in Renewable Energy?
The Motley Fool - 4/26/2015 3:59:39 PM
Any industry is at risk of a black swan event, and there seems to be a world ... energy sources both in the U.S. and in growing markets like China. If these energy sources actually fall in cost, it would pave the way toward convincing countries that ...
National Conference on Hydro Carbon Energy and Environment held in AMU
NVO News - 4/25/2015 12:40:24 PM
“Our country is projected to be world’s third largest consumer market ... Stating that it is high time to increase the energy production, Dr Mateen said that since India’s primary energy consumption is already 524 MMTOE. “India’s primary ...
Green for go as new-energy cars take off
ECNS - 4/27/2015 1:25:09 AM
The country's new energy vehicle production jumped almost threefold to 27,271 vehicles ... I believe China's new-energy vehicle market will surpass the United States to become the world's largest this year," Dong Yang, secretary-general of CAAM, said.
Five country pavilions not to miss at Expo Milano
Euronews - 4/26/2015 4:18:08 AM
(Relaxnews) - Around 145 countries will be represented at the 2015 World Expo, which takes place in Milan from May 1 to October 31. At their various pavilions, all of these nations will contribute to the discussion on the theme "Feeding the Planet, Energy ...
Coal provides energy for East Texas, but new EPA rules could make it more costly
Tyler Morning Telegraph - 4/26/2015 8:17:20 PM
Now, as Luminant’s Liberty coal mine enters into full production ... its energy generation and investing heavily in renewable forms, particularly wind power. “If Texas was a nation, it would have fifth largest renewable capacity in the world ...
Africa: The world’s new powerhouse
The Jakarta Post - 4/26/2015 12:14:45 AM
The just concluded 60th anniversary of the Asian-African Conference featured more than 100 countries ... Illicit Production, Manufacture and Trafficking in Narcotic Drugs with Nigeria. Amid challenges and a somber time for the world economy, Africa ...