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
5 Countries Leading the Way to a Fossil Fuel-Free Future
Alter Net - 7/28/2015 4:03:53 PM
In the year 2014, Denmark set a world record for windmill production. The country now enjoys around 40 percent of its total electricity from this one clean energy source, alone. For more than 40 years, the waters of the Danish port town Esbjerg have been ...
Hillary Clinton Vows to Make U.S. a Clean Energy Superpower
Scientific American - 7/26/2015 11:58:42 PM
Hillary Clinton yesterday unveiled the first portion of her presidential campaign’s energy agenda, vowing an aggressive expansion of the nation’s renewable energy production while ... know what’s happening in the world is going to have a big effect ...
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.
Hillary Clinton pushes renewable energy with focus on solar
CNN - 7/27/2015 6:06:45 PM
Des Moines, Iowa (CNN)Hillary Clinton pledged Sunday that as president she would put the United States on a path toward generating enough renewable energy to power every home in the country by 2027 ... is happening in the world is going to have a big ...
Hillary Clinton has a renewable energy plan, but she still needs one for fossil fuels
Grist - 7/28/2015 1:37:44 AM
According to her campaign, as president, Clinton would ensure that “the United States will have more than half a billion solar panels installed across the country by the ... our nation leads the world in building a clean energy economy.”
Cameroon Ramping Up Oil Production As Prices Moving Down
Oil Price - 7/28/2015 3:56:43 PM
For the first time since 2002, the West-Central African country has increased oil production to over 100,000 barrels a day – a 17 percent increase over 2014 levels. What's more, the World Bank predicts ... For The Individual Energy Investor Cameroon's ...
Mafia and multinationals milk Italy's green energy boom
The Express Tribune - 7/27/2015 9:55:49 PM
In solar in particular, Italy has become a world leader, generating more of its energy from the sun than any other state, with over 7.5 per cent of national consumption coming from photovoltaic production. Every single township in the country now boasts at ...
Oil down in Asia, hurt by Chinese factory slump
Times of India - 7/27/2015 4:33:42 PM
Oil prices fell further in Asia on Monday, hurt by a slump in the manufacturing sector in China, the world's top energy consuming ... as a key barometer of the country's economic health. In a sign of drillers ramping up production, US producers added ...
The Global Animal Feed Market is being driven by increasing demand for meat in developing countries
MENAFN - 7/28/2015 5:19:38 AM
The major ingredients in poultry diets include cereals fats and oils which provide the protein and energy required for poultry to maintain ... performance-enhancing ingredients to increase meat production. The feed enzymes market is gaining significance ...
The world is experiencing a 'negative feedback loop' decades in the making
The Business Insider - 7/27/2015 1:34:45 PM
The world ... and energy costs)," Goldman Sachs analysts said in a note published Friday. Here's how this whole feedback loop works: reduced Chinese demand for commodities has put downward pressure on prices, helping lower the cost of industrial production ...
Enel Green Power brings world’s first integrated geothermal energy and biomass plant in Tuscany
REVE - 7/27/2015 8:37:05 PM
Enel Green Power has brought online the world’s first biomass plant used to heat ... the sustainable development of energy crops and the production of significant levels of cogenerated heat. Enel Green Power is the Enel Group company fully dedicated ...
Investing In Solar Energy Could End Power Crisis And Water Problems In Ghana
Modern Ghana - 7/27/2015 4:19:23 PM
Few places in the world are also as blessed ... Ghana has vast resources for solar energy which should be exploited for the benefit of the country. The Government should promote an industry-wide shift of investment and production in PV solar projects.
Clinton offers energy plans, declines comment on Keystone XL oil pipeline
The Miami Herald - 7/27/2015 7:46:58 PM
“We can make a transition over time from a fossil fuel economy, predominantly, to a clean renewable energy economy, predominantly,” Clinton said later during an event at a central Iowa rural home. Weaning the country off of coal is a tricky political ...
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 ...
A World of Extremes: New Thinking Needed to Reconcile Food-Water Choke Points
newsecuritybeat.org - 7/27/2015 10:28:38 AM
Demographic change (2 billion people are expected to be added to world population by 2050) and shifts in food habits (meat-heavy diets are becoming more popular as a global middle class emerges) mean food production must increase rapidly in the near future.