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
Why OPEC Will Cut Production
Seeking Alpha - 2/12/2016 12:43:40 PM
Together, these countries make output decisions that affect the world's supply. The reason for OPEC's control comes from two main things. The group controls 79.6% of the world's oil reserves but only 30% of the world's oil production. As a result ...
Oil rebounds sharply as world eyes OPEC
USA Today - 2/12/2016 12:00:43 PM
Cuts by OPEC would mark a reversal. In January OPEC increased production by 280,000 barrels per day to 32.6 million, according to an International Energy Agency report released Tuesday. "A sanctions-free Iran, Saudi Arabia and Iraq all turned up the taps ...
World Bank commits to strengthen partnership with Burkina Faso
en.starafrica.com - 2/12/2016 8:40:17 AM
Mr. Diop encouraged the Burkinabe authorities to also woo the private sector through public-private partnerships to invest in electricity production. The World Bank and Burkina Faso in 2016 will engage the developing process of the next Country Partnership ...
Renewable energy to provide 15 percent of world power by 2035
farandulife.com - 2/13/2016 1:22:27 AM
BP predicts coal production will fall to an all-time low by ... must keep on extracting new reserves to meet strong demand for energy from developing countries and a growth in the world population. "The role of shale gas is more pronounced with its share ...
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.
Oil jumps almost 5% after comments by UAE energy minister
Investment Underground - 2/12/2016 12:50:50 PM
USA producers have invested trillions of dollars into oil production over the ... from Iranian oil officials that the country is ready to resume trade talks with Saudi Arabia regarding the present conditions in the world oil markets. Down by about US$ ...
To save the climate, use more energy?
Tree Hugger - 2/12/2016 11:10:37 AM
We've written a lot about demand response schemes where businesses power down when energy is scarce ... only does it put the country at the very forefront of developing and implementing the grid of tomorrow, but it opens up a world of possibilities ...
Russia open to meeting with major oil-producing countries
Bills Insider - 2/11/2016 10:10:21 PM
U.S production peaked at 9.6 million barrels a day last spring, but it has held steady at about 9.2 million or 9.3 million since. China consumes around 12% of world's crude ... at end of last week after Russia's energy minister hinted the Kremlin was ...
Industry leaders outline a path through a changing energy landscape
PennEnergy - 2/12/2016 9:47:42 PM
Sustainable energy production is therefore key ... The events attract around 2,000 energy professionals to London from more than 50 countries around the world.
World Bank and Tajikistan to Strengthen Country’s Climate Resilience
The World Bank - 2/12/2016 10:56:18 AM
Dushanbe, February 12, 2016 – The Minister of Finance of the Republic of Tajikistan, Abdusalom Qurboniyon, and the World Bank Country Manager ... livestock production, agro-products processing, energy efficiency enhancements are some examples of measures ...
Oil Prices Soar 12.3% on Hopes of Production Cuts
Wall Street Journal - 2/12/2016 5:15:41 PM
Oil prices surged to their biggest one-day gain since the financial crisis, rebounding from a 13-year low on speculation that the world ... Emirates’ energy minister about whether members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries are ...
OPEC Production Cut Unlikely Until U.S. Production Declines Another Million Barrels Per Day
Oil Voice - 2/12/2016 12:36:31 PM
An OPEC production cut is unlikely ... Over-Supply from IEA and EIA The International Energy Agency (IEA) and U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) shook the markets yesterday with news that the world's over-supply of oil has gotten worse rather ...
Utilities, Solar Energy and the Fight for Rooftops
Renewable Energy World - 2/12/2016 4:25:34 PM
Power grid operators in some parts of the country have found that ... has enacted some reforms to its electricity system to create incentives for the types of supplies that could keep the grid balanced when solar production swings unpredictably.
World’s policeman has got a new gun
Punch - 2/12/2016 12:29:21 PM
Selling crude oil on the global stage may well be the newest weapon in the hands of this world’s top ... domestic and global energy industry in the future. There’s the effect on the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, for instance.
Energy agency says gasoline will average under $2 in 2016
wwntradio.com - 2/12/2016 5:41:20 AM
While production in non-OPEC countries decreased by 0.1 million barrels per day ... "By that time, every storage tank and swimming pool in the world will be filled with oil", Mr. Dudley said, warning that a price recovery would likely start slowly.