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
Coal in the Global Energy Landscape
heritage.org - 12/11/2013 1:22:11 PM
An abundant, affordable energy resource, coal provides 30 percent of the world’s energy, 41 percent of the world’s electricity generation and factors into 70 percent of the world’s steel production. While coal is by no means the only source of ...
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 Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
OilPrice - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
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124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
Energy systems of 124 countries ranked according to economic, environmental and energy security indicators Norway, New Zealand, France and Sweden top the rankings; Colombia and Costa Rica are non OECD countries in top ten Regional analysis highlights EU28 ...
SLIDESHOW: The future of energy – Which countries are best prepared?
mining.com - 12/11/2013 9:50:25 PM
Saudi Arabia may have built its entire country on oil money and the US may be in the midst of an unprecedented oil boom, but are these countries ready for the future of energy? According to a new study by the World Economic ... virtually all of Norway's ...
World Energy Outlook
Counter Punch - 12/9/2013 2:50:27 PM
The just published WORLD ENERGY OUTLOOK 2013 by ... they would move to restrict oil production and exports with the twin aims of boosting leverage with external parties and of imposing on the country a rigid, abstemious Islamic life style.
Mexico Senate Approves Energy Bill Aimed at Production Boom
Bloomberg - 12/11/2013 7:02:48 AM
Enticing foreign investment “should jump start production and get it moving back in the right direction,” he said. To contact the reporters on this story: Adam Williams in Mexico City at firstname.lastname@example.org; Eric Martin in Mexico City ...
Mexico Senate passes energy bill; goes to lower house
Reuters - 12/11/2013 4:06:50 PM
The reform, backed by the ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, and the opposition conservative National Action Party (PAN), was sent to the lower house for debate and final approval. The overhaul is designed to entice private oil ...
The Average Price of Electricity, Country by Country
theenergycollective.com - 9/24/2013 11:58:43 PM
To try and answer this question I’ve collected average electricity prices from 17 countries around the world, and converted them to $/kWh (US). All the data is based on average prices and exchange rates for 2011, and I’ve graphed them in US cents/kWh t ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
The following provides estimates of the cost of running a field for OPEC members and other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy ... the world: Oilfields Estimated Production ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
greenbang.com - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
the United States remains the world leader in geothermal electricity. It has a larger installed capacity than any other country: 3,187 MW (as of 2012), which equates to 28.4 percent of geothermal production worldwide. However, uncertainty has grown around ...
US Energy Production Growing by Leaps and Bounds: BP
CNBC - 6/14/2013 3:15:27 PM
In a statistical review of energy demand in 2012 ... The U.S. saw "the biggest increase in oil and gas production of all the countries in the world," BP Chief Economist Christof Ruhl told CNBC's "Squawk Box" this week. "This was the biggest increase ...
World carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest
theguardian.com - 1/30/2011 11:54:15 PM
World carbon dioxide emissions are one way of measuring a country's economic growth too. And the latest figures - published by the respected Energy Information Administration - show CO2 emissions from energy consumption - the vast majority of Carbon ...
Water Demand for Energy to Double by 2035
National Geographic - 1/31/2013 11:34:58 AM
The amount of fresh water consumed for world energy production is on track to double within the next 25 years, the International Energy Agency (IEA) projects. And even though fracking—high-pressure hydraulic fracturing of underground rock formations for ...
Alaska's need to be front and center in national energy production
Juneau Empire - 12/11/2013 7:24:16 AM
In October, our nation reached a little noticed but significant milestone: America’s production of oil in America by Americans exceeded imports for the first time in nearly 20 years. If this trend continues as is projected, the U.S. will ...