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
Glencore Cuts Australian Coal Production by About 15%
Wall Street Journal - 2/27/2015 8:11:33 AM
Glencore PLC’s move to curb Australian coal production by ... rivals such as Peabody Energy Corp. in cutting output to counter the pain from coal prices which are hovering near multiyear lows. Coal consumption in China—the world’s biggest user ...
Asia’s Path to Clean Energy
Blogcritics - 2/28/2015 2:12:27 AM
As the world’s largest coal producer ... with some experts estimating the nation’s green energy output will more than double Britain’s total energy production in 2020. The increasing commitment to renewable energy is a worldwide trend, as energy ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Politicians and activists may love to talk about renewable energy sources, but in today’s world ... proven crude oil reserves and the fourth largest proven natural gas reserves in Africa. The civil war in 2011 severely impacted oil production and exports ...
Shale Gas and Tight Oil Are Commercially Produced in Just Four Countries
Al-Jazeerah - 2/21/2015 3:39:30 AM
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration ... China and Argentina's production of shale gas and tight oil, respectively. The United States, Canada, China, and Argentina are currently the only four countries in the world that are producing commercial ...
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.
Glencore cuts Australian coal production
Market Watch - 2/27/2015 2:35:07 AM
Glencore PLC's move to curb Australian coal production by ... rivals such as Peabody Energy Corp. in cutting output to counter the pain from coal prices which are hovering near multiyear lows. Coal consumption in China--the world's biggest user--fell ...
Electricity crisis will be resolved within three years: PM
Dawn - 2/26/2015 6:49:50 PM
KARACHI: In a bid to woo foreign investment, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said that the economic environment in the country is improving ... is not only to provide electricity but also to lower the cost of its production.”
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of pumping ... other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world.
Denmark Sets World Record For Wind Power Production
Think Progress - 1/7/2015 1:44:03 PM
Thirty-seven years later, the country has set a new world record for wind production by getting 39.1 percent of its overall electricity from wind in 2014. This puts the Northern European nation well on track to meet its 2020 goal of getting 50 percent of ...
Ghana President promises bold action on electricity crisis
Yahoo News - 2/26/2015 6:35:31 PM
Accra (AFP) - Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama on Thursday promised decisive action to fix the country's worsening electricity ... noting similar efforts in biomass production and other renewable energy sources. He also said more traditional power ...
Methane Hydrates are a Promising Energy Resource
The Energy Collective - 2/17/2015 1:09:45 PM
Hydrate formations being explored for energy production are distinct from ... enormous and widely distributed around the world. Every continent has substantial hydrate deposits and that means that countries that have never had domestic gas resources ...
Toyota begins production of Mirai electric car that runs on hydrogen fuel cells
Industry Leaders Magazine - 2/27/2015 11:03:21 AM
the world’s biggest carmaker Toyota has unveiled the assembly on which the fuel-cell car will be me made. The car known as Mirai (meaning “future” in Japanese) will be the first mass market car that runs on electricity generated by the chemical ...
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 8:51:20 AM
That would give the US capacity to export 4.7m bpd of oil and natural gas liquid (NGL) by the end of the decade and eliminate the need for around 2m bpd that the ... the future production policies of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ...
The world's top 7 coal countries: By the numbers
The Week Magazine - 5/7/2013 12:18:36 PM
For most big coal-producing countries, the upsides are largely ... million tons of coal would be enough to provide electricity to more than 190,000 customers annually. Percent of world total: 27.6 Annual production: 556.8 million tons of oil equivalent ...
Uganda: Part II - From No Hydropower to Problematic Electricity
AllAfrica - 2/27/2015 9:08:49 AM
All these have stimulated a lot of production," explains ... people's standards," she said. While electricity consumption statistics for rural Uganda are still hard to come by, the amount of electricity used across the country - where an additional six ...