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
Venezuela's 'deepening power crisis' could cut off its oil production
The Business Insider - 5/1/2016 12:57:21 PM
OilPrice.com Already home to one of the most violent capital cities in the world, Venezuela’s electricity crisis ... Schlumberger are abandoning the country because they have not been paid. That could cut into production even more. But the blackouts ...
G7 countries agree to boost investment, ensure energy supply
New Kerala - 5/2/2016 8:02:41 AM
Tokyo, May 2 : The G7 energy ministers on Monday agreed to step up energy ... The conclusions of the meeting are expected to be discussed in the upcoming meeting of the world's most industrialised countries, which will be held in the Ise-Shima National ...
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.
Feeding frenzy in Spain's renewable energy sector
Phys - 5/1/2016 8:18:11 AM
Polo adds that another strong point of Spain's wind energy sector is that companies involved in the entire production line are present in the country. The know-how of companies has allowed them "to win projects elsewhere in the world," says Rubio.
Supply shortages force Venezuela's largest brewer to halt production
dw.com - 4/30/2016 4:58:56 AM
Electricity blackouts, food rations, the world's highest inflation, and now no beer - Venezuela's downward economic spiral knows no limits. The country's largest brewer on Friday closed down the last of its four factories because of a shortage of imported ...
World Bank raises 2016 oil price forecast to $41 per barrel
customstoday.com.pk - 4/29/2016 11:58:17 PM
RIYADH: The World Bank has raised its 2016 forecast ... a decline in non-Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries production, mainly US shale. “We expect slightly higher prices for energy commodities over the course of the year as markets ...
Turning point for energy security in the Caribbean
Jamaica Observer - 5/1/2016 4:57:45 AM
With the support of regional and international institutions, such as Caricon and the World Bank, Caribbean countries have started a transition to clean-energy alternatives. Solar power continues to expand as technology improves and production costs plummet.
Can the World Bank make renewable energy cheaper?
Devex - 5/2/2016 10:40:09 AM
There are a lot of opportunities to install rooftop solar panels in developing countries, said John Roome, senior director of the World Bank’s Climate Change Group, but “often companies that want to install renewable energy find it difficult to access ...
Uganda: Hope for oil production by 2018 after pipeline deal
Quadrangle - 5/1/2016 9:44:05 AM
Kenya, East Africa's biggest economy, plans to produce its first oil as early as June 2017 and expects to ship 2,000 barrels per day when exports commence, according to Energy Secretary ... Basin in the north of the country could rise to 1 billion barrels ...
Oil prices fall amid rising production
Post - 5/2/2016 9:35:44 AM
Liquidity was low due to May Day holiday in many countries. Analysts said ... he said. US energy secretary Ernest Moniz said today, at the same event in Japan, that US oil production would likely fall 600,000 bpd this year, compared with 2015 when output ...
U.S. wind energy generation shows strong results early in 2016
REVE - 4/30/2016 10:31:12 PM
Because of world-class resources and decades of experience siting wind farms in the most productive locations, the U.S. generated more electricity from wind than any other country in 2015 ... Strong production in last half of 2015 and into 2016 Despite ...
Venezuela turmoil may alter region's energy landscape
KHOU - 5/1/2016 12:00:05 PM
It comes as officials from Caribbean and Central American nations prepare to attend an energy summit ... record U.S. gas production and U.S. government encouragement. But more could be done by the U.S. and other countries, as well as world lending ...
Saudi Arabia Details 'Vision 2030' To End The Country's 'Addiction To Oil'
The Leader - 5/1/2016 1:01:31 AM
He said, "We will not allow our country ever to be at the ... Aramco is the world's leading oil company, producing about 10 million barrels a day, or about 10 percent of global production. Aramco was once run by Americans but has always been a Saudi ...
PULP live world & 28 black energy driNKS present: Il Divo at Meralco
Philstar - 5/1/2016 11:52:56 AM
MANILA, Philippines - April 6 will forever be remembered by the country’s operatic pop ... staging of the IL DIVO Amor & Pasion World Tour 2016 was made possible by PULP Live World and 28 Black Energy Drinks, and co-presented by JAG Jeans ...
Will SolarCity Become an Energy Storage Power Player?
The Motley Fool - 4/30/2016 7:03:37 PM
But there's also another natural tie between the companies: SolarCity's effort to democratize energy production has a growing need for ... doesn't look like a good investment in the rest of the country. If Tesla Motors and SolarCity can tag team the ...