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 Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Oil accounted for 33 percent of all the energy consumed in the world in 2013 ... The US continues to lead the world in increasing oil production, while developing countries — in particular the Asia Pacific region — have added the vast majority of ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
We then calculated the total value of the reserves by using current global ... market has made China extremely influential in the world energy trade. Natural gas production is increasing in the country, but coal remains China’s primary energy source.
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world. ESTIMATES BY COUNTRY Saudi Arabian crude ... In Nigeria, production in ultra-deep water fields can reach $30 a barrel compared ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook ... will need to be addressed for Iraq to nearly triple its oil production over the next 20 years. The other country in which the IEA is placing its faith is Brazil.
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
Greenbang - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
The Philippines, the second-largest producer of geothermal energy in the world, now has 1,972 ... installed capacity than any other country: 3,187 MW (as of 2012), which equates to 28.4 percent of geothermal production worldwide. However, uncertainty ...
U.S. to Be World’s Top Oil Producer in 5 Years, Report Says
New York Times - 11/11/2012 11:55:17 PM
That increased oil production, combined with new American policies to improve energy efficiency ... United States and many other countries. The report said that several other factors could also have a large impact on world energy markets over the next ...
Which Countries Produce The Most Fossil Fuels?
The Energy Collective - 7/29/2014 11:58:31 PM
So, which countries lead the world in extracting fossil fuels from the ground ... Similarly, oil is almost never used for the production of electricity or steel. So, the economic value of each fuel is largely ignored by this measure.
BP energy statistics: the world in oil consumption, reserves and energy production
theguardian.com - 6/8/2010 11:54:57 PM
The graphic pictured above gave a global breakdown of how much petroleum is used by countries, regions and continents ... from BP - it's an amazing insight to the world's consumption and production of energy. We've extracted a few of the key tables ...
India's Push for Renewable Energy: Is It Enough?
National Geographic - 9/19/2014 8:48:00 PM
There is much to fix: Although India is the world's third ... have left the country struggling to meet growing electricity demand. To move its domestic coal, India relies on a few overburdened rail lines that chug along from production centers in the ...
China to double production of solar energy systems by 2017
Hydrogen Fuel News - 8/25/2014 2:29:38 PM
In 2013, China established a new world record in terms of installed solar energy capacity ... in the clean energy field. While the country currently accounts for a staggering 64% of global solar panel production, it is looking to find more success in ...
These maps show which countries use (and produce) the majority of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/1/2014 11:55:43 PM
The map below shows each country's petroleum production. Hover over a country to ... They're not alone though. The entire world takes part in burning non-renewable energy, putting carbon dioxide into the atmosphere everyday. The map below shows how many ...
Economics: Manufacture renewables to build energy security
Nature - 9/10/2014 4:55:17 PM
it consumes around 23% of the world's coal production for electricity. But fossil fuels alone cannot power the industrial growth the country needs to keep up with the West. Since the mid-2000s, China has also pursued a low-carbon energy strategy.
World's Most-Polluting Country Leads in Clean-Energy Investment
Bloomberg - 4/7/2014 3:53:56 AM
The U.S. is not the world ... energy is seen as one of the primary ways to reduce humans' impact on the climate. The Pew report says China’s efforts to slash poverty, expand economic development and solve its air pollution problems have driven the ...