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
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.
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
OilPrice - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
Yet, the IEA believes that over half of this production will come from two countries: Iraq and Brazil. First, let’s take Iraq. Iraq has the fifth largest oil reserves in the world at 141 billion barrels and there are high hopes that it can ramp up ...
The Average Price of Electricity, Country by Country
theenergycollective.com - 9/24/2013 11:58:43 PM
Out of curiosity I thought I’d crunch the numbers to see who really is paying a lot for their ... and converted them to $/kWh (US). All the data is based on average prices and exchange rates for 2011, and I’ve graphed them in US cents/kWh to keep ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
The following provides estimates of the cost of running a field for OPEC members and other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy ... the world: Oilfields Estimated Production ...
OPEC, Foreseeing No Glut, Keeps Oil Production Level Steady
New York Times - 12/4/2013 3:39:20 PM
an analyst at Energy Aspects, a research firm in London. OPEC, which produces about a third of world oil supplies, also risks being squeezed by rising production in countries outside the organization. The United States, which is seeing a sharp ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
greenbang.com - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
The global geothermal energy market continues to grow significantly in 2012. However, in the US, the world’s largest producer ... So which countries are generating the most electricity from geothermal sources today? Following are the top 10, based ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy Information Administration said. Demand will increase to 820 quadrillion British thermal units ...
US Energy Production Growing by Leaps and Bounds: BP
CNBC - 6/14/2013 3:15:27 PM
In a statistical review of energy demand in 2012 ... The U.S. saw "the biggest increase in oil and gas production of all the countries in the world," BP Chief Economist Christof Ruhl told CNBC's "Squawk Box" this week. "This was the biggest increase ...
World carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest
theguardian.com - 1/30/2011 11:54:15 PM
World carbon dioxide emissions are one way of measuring a country's economic growth too. And the latest figures - published by the respected Energy Information Administration - show CO2 emissions from energy consumption - the vast majority of Carbon ...
Water Demand for Energy to Double by 2035
National Geographic - 1/31/2013 11:34:58 AM
If today's policies remain in place, the IEA calculates that water consumed for energy production would increase from 66 billion cubic meters (bcm) today to 135 bcm annually by 2035. That's an amount equal to the residential water use of every person in ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble and attempt ... Not surprising, the countries with the most energy-efficient economies are those who import their energy supplies. Japan leads the way. It is, after all, birthplace of the ...
Top Solar Power Countries (Per Capita, Per GDP, Per TWh of Electricity Produced, & in Total)
CleanTechnica - 6/12/2012 12:29:24 PM
... on Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production, Top Wind Power Countries Per Capita, and Top Wind Power Countries Per GDP, this post includes rankings of the top countries in the world for new solar PV power (in 2011) and total ...
Has the World Already Passed “Peak Oil”?
National Geographic - 11/8/2010 11:59:37 PM
In this scenario, crude oil production "never regains its all-time peak of ... (Related: “The End of Cheap Oil”) IEA was set up by most of the world's industrialized countries after the 1970s world oil crises to analyze the world’s energy situation ...
20 countries seeing biggest increase in oil production
Rediff - 11/8/2013 3:09:55 AM
Oil-rich countries are increasing production to keep up with increasing demand around the world, especially in the emerging economies. Let's take a look at some nations that are witnessing biggest gain in production. Image: A taxi driver fills his cab at a ...