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
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.
Aran Islands to achieve energy independence by 2022
thenews.coop - 9/4/2015 11:01:07 AM
It also wants to create “an example of best practice in sustainability to the rest of Ireland and to the world ... the future energy needs of the three islands. Its strategy is to gain a controlling interest in local energy production, while ...
Obama to Announce Clean Energy Initiatives
Voice of America - 8/24/2015 1:05:42 AM
U.S. President Barack Obama is continuing his focus on cleaning up the country's energy production with a keynote address Monday ... nuclear program through a skeptical Congress. But with the world trying to clinch a binding agreement to address climate ...
Energy Tsar: Russia Targets One Third Increase In Oil Output In 20 Years
Rigzone - 9/4/2015 6:03:27 PM
Russia is already the world's top oil producer ... Putin met his Venezuelan counterpart this week. The two countries did not reach agreement on measures to support global oil prices, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday, calling a ...
Corvus Energy powers the world's first electric commercial fishing vessel
Space Daily - 9/4/2015 2:40:02 AM
Corvus Energy is pleased to announce a Corvus ESS with a Siemens ... will be commissioned in Trondheim Norway this August and will be presented to the country's Minister of Fisheries, Elisabeth Aspaker, in the same month. The Karoline will then be tested ...
This Is Why The Saudis Are Unlikely To Accept Any Production Cutback
Yahoo Finance - 9/4/2015 3:33:08 PM
Elsewhere in the world ... s Energy Minister has said that Russia and Venezuela have agreed to continue talks between OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers to try to come up with initiatives to stabilize oil prices. He did add, however, that the two countries ...
Cornyn: It's time to lift crude oil export ban
Longview News-Journal - 9/5/2015 1:15:56 PM
Fortunately, the world today looks very different and our country's energy landscape has undergone ... In order to keep production going, and our economy growing, energy producers need access to the global market. With production of domestic oil and ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 The cost of pumping ... and 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. ESTIMATES BY COUNTRY ...
Russia Energy Minister: ‘Fair’ Oil Price Seen at $50-$70 a Barrel
Wall Street Journal - 9/4/2015 11:51:13 AM
MOSCOW--The global oil market is set to stabilize by the year end, with oil prices seen hovering at what seems to be “fair levels” between $50 and $70 per barrel, Russia’s Energy ... many countries, the world’s oil producers won’t cut production.
Denmark Sets World Record For Wind Power Production
Think Progress - 1/7/2015 1:48:14 AM
Thirty-seven years later, the country has set a new world record for wind production by getting ... England, and Denmark build out their offshore wind farms. Wind generated enough electricity to power just over 25 percent of U.K. homes in 2014 — a ...
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 11:14:29 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 ...
Peru's Congress boosts state energy firm in populist turn
Reuters - 9/4/2015 2:32:53 AM
LIMA (Reuters) - Lawmakers in Peru reversed course on state-owned Petroperu's role in upstream businesses and voted on Thursday to remove a legal barrier that kept it from taking control of the country's ... Exploration and Production Corp a two-year ...
WTO Finds Dirt in India’s Clean Energy Program
CATO Institute - 9/4/2015 11:29:45 AM
The World Trade Organization ... Allowing solar energy producers to purchase panels on the global market not only reduces prices for those producers, it also furthers the development of efficient supply chains for solar panel production.
Renewable energy: A panacea to climate change
The post online - 9/4/2015 10:46:48 AM
Wind and solar energy production have been suggested as cleaner means ... During the 2009 COP 15 in Copenhagen, Denmark, the rich countries responsible for polluting the world agreed to raise US$100 billion until 2020 for poor countries to be helped ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/12/2013 11:22:05 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook, which projects oil ... 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 ...