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
Two Of The World’s Largest Countries Are Joining Forces To Fight Climate Change
Think Progress - 6/30/2015 2:42:33 PM
On Tuesday, Brazil and the United States announced a joint effort to address climate change and boost renewable energy during a visit ... have engaged much of the country in a heated conversation. The presence of the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics ...
Brazil announces massive reforestation and renewable energy plan with US
theguardian.com - 6/30/2015 4:44:15 PM
“Following progress during my trips to China and India, this shows that the world’s major economies can begin ... to ensure that the energy mix in our two countries will have a substantial share of renewable sources of energy. “As countries that ...
World Bank invites infra investments in Lebanon
Construction Week Online - 6/30/2015 7:04:26 AM
The World Bank suggested that employment may be created through investments in electricity production. “Reliable electricity would satisfy a prerequisite to support the transport sector, which would itself unleash improved connectivity and stimulate growth.
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.
Epidemic of obesity and overweight linked to increased food energy supply
Medical Xpress - 6/30/2015 10:06:22 PM
Average increases in food energy supply ... including the World Health Organization (WHO) global database on body mass index (BMI), between 1971 and 2010. The FAO estimates the food supply of countries by balancing local production, country-wide stocks ...
$8 Trillion Alternative Energy Boom Is A Win For Copper
Seeking Alpha - 7/1/2015 7:17:33 AM
What this means is that as the world's population continues to grow, and as more people in developing and emerging countries gain access to electricity ... though, is in the production of hybrid and electric cars, which use two to three times more copper ...
Iran's nuclear program may have cost the country $500 billion or more
Times Union - 7/1/2015 6:27:27 AM
Iran's theocratic regime has used its nuclear program to leverage its way into the international mainstream while retaining one of the world's ... whether the country got a good deal on its enormous investment from an energy production standpoint.
Africa: Lessons From South Korea Nuclear Energy Usage
AllAfrica - 6/27/2015 11:57:18 PM
A number of developed countries in the world are already implementing ... for the later to import nuclear power from its production and as such South Korea has increased its units to 24 for increased electricity supply. He advised countries intending ...
Alternative Energy And European Factory Data Bode Well For Copper
Forbes - 7/1/2015 10:23:40 AM
What this means is that as the world’s population continues to grow, and as more people in developing and emerging countries gain access to electricity ... is in the production of hybrid and electric cars, which use two to three times more copper ...
Rice Expert Alert: Saudi Arabia’s new king is invigorating the country’s energy sector
Newsroom America - 7/1/2015 3:38:38 PM
“King Salman has taken steps to prepare Saudi Arabia for a new generation of leaders, both within the royal family and among the world ... of the Saudi energy landscape remained disjointed, with separate agencies controlling production of electricity ...
Oil prices fall as Greece defaults with IMF, US, OPEC production rise
Economic Times - 7/1/2015 4:14:26 PM
Greece's last-minute overtures to international creditors for financial aid on Tuesday were not enough to save the country ... crude production rose 9,000 barrels a day to 9.701 million barrels a day in April, the highest since May 1971, the US Energy ...
Report: Germany’s ‘Green’ Revolution Is Running Out Of Money
The Daily Caller - 7/2/2015 6:11:57 AM
But the report by Roland Berger and the World Energy Council ... and dispersed electricity production to the homes and businesses which need it. The German Energy Agency estimates these systems will cost the country 28 to 43 billion euros by 2040.
Natural gas, renewable energy usage to curb emissions’
The Guardian - Nigeria - 7/1/2015 2:02:35 AM
Use of coal and oil needs to decline after 2020, and natural gas, to be replaced by nuclear and renewable energy, for the world to begin curbing emissions ... While we see growing consensus among countries that it is time to act, we must ensure that ...
Trade in energy
Pakistan Today - 6/30/2015 4:01:18 PM
Firstly, as the electricity production in the South ... of regional groupings around the world are gaining from this. For instance, Union for the Coordination of Transfer of Electricity (UCTE) and the member countries are Spain, Portugal, France, Belgium ...
100% Renewable Energy For Cities – Is It Possible? Our Webinar Report
Sustainable Cities Collective - 7/1/2015 4:35:54 PM
Avida said since 2000 renewable energy capacity has grown 120%, and countries with policies increase every year. Renewable energy is taking over, local governments and regions around the world are leading ... understand the production and consumption ...