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
Renewable Energy Sector Growth Fuels Record Profits as World Economies Seek Greener Energy Solutions - Solar-Wind Company's Profit Up over 1,100%
CNN Money - 4/21/2015 4:34:12 PM
renewable energy still only makes up a tiny fraction of both U.S. and Worldwide energy production. As more countries race to implement greener energy solutions, wind and solar energy projects continue to grab headlines as improved technology and falling ...
World Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) Systems Industry
The Business Journal - 4/21/2015 3:44:06 PM
The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World ... of Energy Storage II-10 Table 1: Targets for Electricity Production from Renewable Energy Sources in Select Countries II-11 Table ...
Top Oil-Producing Nations, Majors Join World Bank to End Flaring by 2030
NGI - 4/20/2015 9:07:24 PM
Nine of the world's top ... gas at oil production sites by 2030. The initiative, "Zero Routine Flaring by 2030," was unveiled Friday during the 2015 World Bank Group-IMF Spring Meetings in Washington. Collectively, the nine countries and 10 companies ...
Obama administration sets agenda to modernize energy infrastructure
Economic Times - 4/21/2015 3:58:25 PM
WASHINGTON: The Obama administration on Tuesday announced plans to modernize the country's aging energy infrastructure and make it more resilient to challenges ranging from extreme weather to changing domestic energy production. The Quadrennial Energy ...
UAE has 4% of world's oil, 3.5% of gas reserves: Energy Minister
MENAFN - 4/19/2015 6:23:57 PM
production, noting that the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, hosts the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), making the country a focus of world attention with regard to renewable energy. This was stated during a lecture delivered in Dubai today by the UAE ...
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.
UAE Delegation Advances Water Security Debate At 7th World Water Forum
wateronline.com - 4/21/2015 5:35:39 AM
The UAE concluded its participation in the 7th World Water Forum alongside ... the high-level UAE delegation shared the country’s various strategies and policies aimed at improving water conservation, production and consumption. HE Dr Rashid Bin Fahad ...
Energy Quote of the Day: On Gas Flaring, ‘We Can Do Something About This’
Breaking Energy - 4/20/2015 2:55:10 PM
It’s going to take a while – until 2030 for full implementation – but nine countries ... for those without electricity.” A remarkable amount of natural gas goes to waste due to flaring at oil production sites around the world – 140 billion ...
Growing influence of U.S. shale could mean more volatile energy market
The Windsor Star - 4/20/2015 4:25:15 AM
With OPEC ceding control for the first time since the 1980s, U.S. shale oil has been anointed the world ... idled half the country’s rigs and kept more than 3,000 wells off the market, and it still took five months for U.S. production to start dropping.
Nigeria shuns World Bank-backed zero gas flaring summit
Vanguard - 4/20/2015 8:00:00 AM
to ending the practice of routine gas flaring at oil production sites by 2030 at the latest. The commitment was made on the sideline of the IMF/World Group Spring Meetings in Washington. On the list of participating countries, Nigeria was absent.
Nigeria: Oil Coys, Countries Agree to End Gas Flaring By 2030
AllAfrica - 4/20/2015 1:14:58 PM
Chief executives from major oil companies together with senior government officials from several oil-producing countries have committed for the first time, to ending the practice of routine gas flaring at oil production ... Ki-moon and World Bank Group ...
World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings end with hope for Ebola affected countries
Sierra Express Media - 4/21/2015 2:58:10 AM
The Headquarters of the World Bank Group in Washington ... impact of Ebola on the economy of the three countries saying that it has been profound and has caused decline in growth- lowering agriculture production and revenue generation thereby increasing ...
Electricity for Nigeria of our dream
The Guardian - Nigeria - 4/20/2015 6:55:34 AM
This is due in part to mismanagement by the government agencies overseeing energy production. The maximum electric power ... Nigeria is ranked 187 out of 189 countries in the world. We generate less than 4,000 megawatts for 170 million people, while ...
Nigeria missing on treaty list to end gas flare out by 2030
The Sun - 4/21/2015 1:03:38 AM
The “Zero Routine Flaring by 2030” initiative – already endorsed by nine countries, 10 oil companies and six development institutions – was launched last weekend by United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon and World Bank Group President ...
3 Best Stocks for Investing in Wind Energy
The Motley Fool - 4/19/2015 1:08:59 PM
Global wind production could grow sevenfold ... the three best stocks for investing in wind energy. The industrial stalwart with a major energy focus General Electric Company (NYSE: GE ) is of the world's largest consolidated industrial ...