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
How Fukushima changed world's attitudes to nuclear
WDBJ 7 - 3/12/2014 12:53:00 PM
Both countries continue to invest heavily into safety improvements. All four "BRIC" countries are boosting their nuclear power production, with India aiming to supply 25% and Russia 45% of their electricity from nuclear power by 2050, and Brazil planning ...
Power shortages affect cement production in Egypt
worldcement.com - 3/11/2014 8:43:39 AM
The Egyptian cement industry is suffering from increased energy shortages that have forced production rates to drop and prices to increase, according to a statement released by the cabinet. The country is experiencing a gas shortage, as the government ...
IEA: High Renewable Energy Market Penetration Is Feasible In Any Country
CleanTechnica - 3/12/2014 1:32:58 AM
A study released on 26 February by the International Energy Agency concludes that integrating high shares – i.e., 30 percent of annual electricity production or more – of wind and solar PV in power systems can come at little additional cost ...
The 17 Countries Generating The Most Nuclear Power
The Business Insider - 3/5/2014 11:59:52 PM
Workers build the pit that will house a new nuclear reactor at the Plant Vogtle nuclear power plant in Augusta, Ga. While the popularity of nuclear power worldwide took a major hit in the aftermath of the Fukushima-Daiichi Nuclear Disaster in ...
Interactive: How Fukushima changed world's attitudes to nuclear power
CNN - 3/12/2014 8:56:47 AM
(CNN)-- It's been three years since Japan was hit with its worst-ever earthquake, causing serious damage to Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The 9 magnitude quake and subsequent tsunami sent three of Fukushima's reactors into melt-down ...
EIA Lowers U.S. Crude-Oil Production Estimates
The Wall Street Journal - 3/11/2014 2:41:34 PM
U.S. oil production has been robust because of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling techniques that have enabled energy producers to tap into supplies trapped in shale-oil fields. U.S. production peaked in 1970, when it reached an annual ...
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 Oil Outlook: Supplies to increase
DairyHerd Network - 3/11/2014 7:42:13 PM
EIA projects world ... Countries outside the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), notably China, drive expected consumption growth. Non-OPEC supply growth contributes to an increase in global surplus crude oil production ...
Growth in Natural gas utilisation in the last decade
Businessday - 3/12/2014 12:57:11 AM
Between 2003 and 2012, gas utilization grew significantly by 103 percent and accounted for 79 percent of total gas produced in the first nine months of 2013 as shown in the statistical data made available by Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.
Government wants power tariff adjusted with production cost
Dhaka Tribune - 3/11/2014 8:32:19 PM
The state minister said due to scarcity of primary fuels like natural gas, the country had to depend on imported oil or coal to produce electricity The government ... state-run petroleum exploration and production company).”
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
OilPrice - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
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FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
Those figures do not include the more expensive Orinoco oil from the country's sand deposits ... various types of hydrocarbons in different parts of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source Costs ($ 2008) Mideast/N.Africa oilfields ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
greenbang.com - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
the United States remains the world leader in geothermal electricity. It has a larger installed capacity than any other country: 3,187 MW (as of 2012), which equates to 28.4 percent of geothermal production worldwide. However, uncertainty has grown around ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Using data from British Petroleum’s 2013 statistical review of world energy, we calculated the countries with the largest reserves in three key fossil fuel categories—oil, coal, and natural gas. We then calculated the total value of the ...
US energy production will surpass consumption by 2035, BP forecasts
fuelfix.com - 1/15/2014 6:24:17 PM
will surpass Europe to become the largest buyer of overseas energy sources in the world by 2035, especially as it doubles its use of natural gas to 12 percent, eating into coal’s dominance in the country. Natural gas production in China could grow more ...