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
China surges further ahead in solar power production
IT World - 7/25/2016 10:04:58 AM
China's state-run news site said that the nation has pressed further ahead of other countries in its deployment of ... In 2015, China overtook Germany to become the world's leader in solar power production, Xinhua has reported. Through 2015, the U.S ...
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.
A world map of subsidies for renewable energy and fossil fuels
Financial Times - 7/26/2016 3:58:42 AM
So, while many developed countries are increasing financial backing for the expansion of green energy supplies, total subsidy support for “dirty” fuels across the world still exceeds ... a year in subsidising the production and consumption of both ...
Innovative Motor Fuel Chemist Wins Global Energy Prize
Environment News Service - 7/22/2016 10:01:22 AM
But, unfortunately, renewables develop not as fast as we would like – oil and gas continue to the main fuel in all countries of the world. Renewables only represent 2.8 percent of global energy production, and during the economic crisis, this won`t ...
Green energy future still a long way off
Troy Media - 7/18/2016 11:56:28 PM
Rising world energy demand, and the tens of trillions of dollars ... By 2035, China eclipses the United States as the largest oil-consuming country. Unconventional oil and gas production has skyrocketed in the past several years, expanding the global ...
A new report rated countries on ‘sustainable development.’ The U.S. did horribly
Washington Post - 7/21/2016 10:16:52 AM
“It’s the first time anybody has taken a look across the world.” A hundred and ninety-three U.N. member countries ... clean energy,” “decent work and economic growth,” “reduced inequalities,” “responsible consumption and production ...
Energy Vision, Energy Leadership
Breaking Energy - 7/22/2016 9:18:25 AM
America continues to lead the world in oil and natural gas production, which is critically important ... which have allowed our country to harness stores of shale energy. Securing abundant, affordable and available energy in an environmentally ...
Dawn - 7/25/2016 1:43:53 AM
The world’s top crude-oil exporter, Saudi Arabia is boosting gas capacity, with major new projects meant to reduce the country’s reliance on crude oil for producing electricity ... development called Wasit started production in March.
Hurdles mar Japan’s renewable energy equation
Japan Times - 7/22/2016 7:45:21 AM
Gerhad Fasol, CEO of Eurotechnology Japan, a company that works with European technology companies investing in renewable energy here, says the country has a long way to go to catch up with the rest of the world. “Japan had the initial solar surge in ...
Saudi Arabia Boosts Natural-Gas Output — Energy Journal
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 7/21/2016 10:45:30 AM
The world’s top crude-oil exporter has long lagged its rivals in natural-gas production but on Wednesday ... But the kingdom is one of a handful of countries that still burns crude oil for electricity because of gas shortages. OIL SEARCH ABANDONS BID ...
The Death of World Heritage Sites
Mareeg - 7/24/2016 11:03:25 AM
But there are alternatives. The country has significant potential for renewable-energy production, and it is already a world leader in rooftop solar energy. Of course, the responsibility to avert dangerous anthropogenic climate change does not fall only on ...
Oil market to grow despite changes in global energy mix
Saudi Gazette - 7/23/2016 9:05:54 PM
The report said the total global oil reserves today stands at around 2092 billion barrels, or 70 times the current production ... is the country with the largest volume of oil reserves in the world. As per the Rystad Energy estimates, recoverable oil ...
Daily output of Iran's South Pars gas field to rise to 540mcm by March 2017
Payvand Iran News - 7/25/2016 3:05:37 PM
Iran, which sits on the world's largest gas reserves, intends to enhance gas production ... of World Energy. Natural gas output in Iran also witnessed rise in 2014 from 166.8 bcm in 2013, according to the BP's report. Meanwhile, the country maintained ...
Future is bright for renewable energy market
Property Casualty 360 - 7/25/2016 1:36:43 AM
Global investment in renewable energy ... production.” The rapid pace of solar power construction is expected to continue on both a national and global basis. “Companies are not just building globally; they are also getting supplies from across the ...
Cannery reduces water consumption by 40pc aided by AZTI
FIS - 7/22/2016 2:23:14 AM
The canning company Grupo Consorcio has implemented an eco-efficient production plan aimed at reducing water consumption ... packaging, water and energy, thereby reducing waste, effluents and emissions at origin, minimizing their treatment and management ...