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
Global Power Generation Market 2012-2016
Sacramento Bee - 5/20/2013 4:49:31 PM
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Majority thinks global warming, clean energy should be priorities
Los Angeles Times - 5/21/2013 8:58:52 PM
WASHINGTON – Global warming and clean energy should be priorities for Congress and ... A majority of Americans supports policies like taxing carbon, giving tax rebates to people who purchase energy-efficient vehicles or solar panels, and ...
Global Rapeseed Output Forecast Cut by Oil World on EU Supplies
Bloomberg - 5/21/2013 1:27:54 PM
Global production of rapeseed may be smaller than forecast a month ago as prospects diminish ... U.K. rapeseed production may drop to a five-year low at 1.9 million tons as wet weather erodes crop conditions and spurs farmers to abandon fields ...
Top Ranked Energy ETF in Focus: XLE
Yahoo! Finance - 5/20/2013 10:18:48 PM
The aim of our models is to select the best ETFs within each risk category. We assign each ETF one of five ranks within each risk bucket. Thus, the Zacks Rank reflects the expected return of an ETF relative to other products with a similar level ...
Government seeks to tackle mounting electricity woes
dailynewsegypt.com - 5/21/2013 6:50:01 PM
Ahmed Imam, Egypt’s Electricity and Energy Minister, recently stated that electricity subsidies are set to increase over the coming fiscal year to EGP 23bn, which will also include the cost of fuel used to operate electricity production stations.
US Energy Revolution Gathers Pace
CNBC - 5/18/2013 8:52:17 AM
The growing role of the U.S. in world energy markets was underlined on Friday as the Obama administration approved wider exports of liquefied natural gas and international companies committed billions of dollars for new infrastructure. The developments ...
Grand Inga -- The World Bank's Latest Silver Bullet for Africa
The Huffington Post - 5/21/2013 7:04:20 PM
When World Bank President Jim Kim visits the Democratic Republic of Congo this week, he will find a country rich in natural resources but blighted by a lack of basic services. The world's poorest country has not only been ravaged by civil wars ...
Can poop save the world? Absolutely, says scientist David Walter-Toews
New York Daily News - 5/17/2013 6:54:46 PM
David Waltner-Toews, author of 'The Origin of Feces,' takes a lighthearted look at how excrement can be used for serious scientific purposes. If we see human and other animal excrement as part of a dynamic flux of energy, resources and life ...
Why Black Is The Real Green In Energy Production
Seeking Alpha - 5/17/2013 6:11:49 PM
This will strike many as counterintuitive, but "black energy" -- meaning the established hydrocarbon sources (oil, coal, and natural gas) -- are the true environmentally friendly alternatives. How can I say that? Well, because any proper analysis must ...
U.S. energy leaders more optimistic in 2013, survey finds
The Business Journal - 5/17/2013 3:48:39 PM
“Increased domestic production, particularly from shale assets, is having a profound impact on the global energy sector, introducing new sources to the energy matrix,” said John Kunasek, national sector leader for energy and natural ...
6th Annual EE Global Kicks Off in D.C
Yahoo! News - 5/20/2013 2:04:53 PM
WASHINGTON, May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The world's premier energy efficiency conference ... Chairman of the Advisory Board of the Institute for Energy Efficiency in Production (EEP) Dr. Yumkella received the Education award for the ...
Energy Journal: Obama Gives Gas Exports Green Light
Wall Street Journal - 5/20/2013 10:01:30 AM
Send us tips, suggestions and ... or whether the country should join the global gas market, the Obama administration has come down in favor of the latter. The approval for broader liquefied natural gas exports from a $10 billion facility in ...
Amanpour to girls: It's time to power the world
CNN - 5/19/2013 5:05:01 PM
CNN Films' "Girl Rising," airing June 16, tells the stories of Amina and other girls from around the world and how the power of education can change the world. Learn more about the girls' inspiring stories. (CNN)-- Dear Girls of the World, There ...
Revolution in energy world
DAWN Group - 5/19/2013 3:21:49 AM
“We are all part of a global market, and no country is truly energy independent ... were higher in 2012 than at any time since tight oil production began in 2009. And even though US oil imports fell to 8.5 million barrels a day last ...
Energy Dept. backs Texas LNG export plan
The Guardian - 5/17/2013 8:27:49 PM
Associated Press= WASHINGTON (AP) — The Energy Department on Friday conditionally approved a Texas company's proposal to export liquefied natural gas, only the second such project allowed to move forward amid a production ... to countries that do not ...