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
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.
Trump in Bakken: Environmental enforcement ‘self-inflicted wound’ on U.S. energy production
petroglobalnews.com - 5/27/2016 1:52:25 PM
The United States has been world’s largest petroleum hydrocarbons producer ... “If Hillary Clinton is in charge, things will get much worse. She will shut down energy production across this country. Millions of jobs, and trillions of dollars of ...
Is America’s Vision for Renewal Energy a Mirage?
Oil Price - 5/26/2016 11:54:54 PM
Of the 44 countries studied ... U.S. wind energy jobs increased by 23,000,” according to Renewable Energy World. Lesser-known are the twelve fossil fuel tax incentives covering production and consumption, some of which date back to early 1900s.
Norway's energy minister says world shouldn't bank on return of $100 oil
Calgary Herald - 5/25/2016 8:32:40 AM
After crude production dropped by half since a 2000 peak and as exploration results hit an almost 10-year low in 2015, the Nordic country is betting on the Barents ... will have to remain in the ground if the world is to succeed in limiting global warming ...
Sweden Is Leading A Renewable Energy Revolution, Aims To Go Completely Free Of Fossil Fuels
IndiaTimes - 5/26/2016 6:58:25 AM
With the world's fossil fuel stocks running out there is an ... As of 2015, only 15 percent of the country's total energy production came from non-conventional sources. India has however set an ambitious target of producing 40 per cent of its total power ...
Thinking global: China’s coal-fired energy conundrum
Renew Economy - 5/27/2016 4:19:45 AM
In the very short term power demand in China has started growing again, and some heavy industries including aluminium (the largest consumer of electricity) are seeing higher prices, incentivising higher production ... 50% of the world’s electricity.
Hillary Loves Fracking, But Only In Other Countries
The Daily Caller - 5/28/2016 9:29:22 PM
Newly released emails show Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton attempted to bring fracking — something she opposes — to other countries ... advise world leaders on the benefits of fracking, connected them with American energy experts ...
Trumps Wants To Bring Back Energy Jobs, Expand Production
wingatewire.com - 5/27/2016 1:59:34 PM
Trump spoke about President Obama's criticism of him while in Japan, where Mr. Obama said that world leaders have been ... reached last December, whereby countries agreed to take steps to clean up their energy sectors to cut the unsafe emissions that ...
Trump advisers push him to target OPEC, regulations in big energy speech
The Spectrum - 5/29/2016 12:49:47 AM
"I think the people want to hear that they'll have a president who is fully supportive of their industry as a benefit for the entire country ... a boom in US production. While Trump has supported some forms of renewable energy, he has sued to oppose ...
Trump would OK pipeline blocked by Obama
Quadrangle - 5/28/2016 5:01:31 AM
The U.S Energy Information Administration revised its 2017 production up by 100,000 bpd to 8.2 million ... energy exports and competition with OPEC nations and Russian Federation. "Imagine a world in which oil cartels will no longer use energy as a weapon ...
G7 nations pledge to end fossil fuel subsidies by 2025
The Guardian - 5/27/2016 2:35:22 PM
The leaders of the UK, US, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the European Union encouraged all countries to join them in eliminating “inefficient fossil fuel subsidies” within a decade. “Given the fact that energy production and use account ...
Wind turbines on Galapagos replace millions of liters of diesel since 2007, meet 30 percent of energy needs
Eurek Alert - 5/29/2016 4:17:23 AM
It could also be a template for energy development elsewhere in the Galapagos chain -- where renewable sources now account for 20% of electricity production -- and elsewhere around the world ... which can be sold by countries that are below their emission ...
Trump goes full Trump on energy
Bills Insider - 5/29/2016 2:30:00 AM
Finkel's statement, which doesn't mention Trump by name, says the U.S.is the top oil and natural gas producer in the world and a leader in carbon ... and eliminate all barriers to responsible energy production in order to create millions of new good ...
Trump Talks Energy at Petroleum Conference
Investment Underground - 5/29/2016 1:18:25 AM
Trump praised North Dakota as an area that has been revitalized due to increased energy production. The crowd ... complete", said Trump. "Imagine a world in which oil cartels will no longer use energy as a weapon", he said. Trump said that he would ...
Trump Probably Can't Kill The World's Plan To Fight Global Warming
The Huffington Post - 5/27/2016 8:26:07 PM
In a Thursday speech about energy policy, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee doubled down on his pledge to completely rework the international climate agreement that 195 countries ... to ensuring that the world meets its emissions reductions ...