Definition: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, 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 - consumption map
Global Fossil Fuel Consumption Subsidies Abound, But Not in the U.S.
instituteforenergyresearch.org - 9/26/2016 5:39:58 PM
the world’s largest energy company. Despite that, Saudi Arabia scaled back some fossil fuel consumption subsidies that artificially lowered the price of fuel for its citizens, increasing its country’s gasoline prices by 50 percent last year.
Total energy consumption ups by 4% in H1
customstoday.com.pk - 9/22/2016 2:31:26 PM
HELSINKI: Total energy consumption in January to June 2016 ... Most energy products were exported from Finland to EU countries, which accounted for 82 per cent of the value of exports. The fallen world market price of oil contributed to the reduction ...
Electricity Consumption By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
The CIA fact book provides a great resource for global electricity consumption league tables. Indeed the power needs of our world are growing ... The league table shows the most populous countries indeed consume the most electricity, however underneath ...
Microsoft commits to running data centers off 50% renewable energy by 2018
Computer World - 9/26/2016 1:26:26 AM
Microsoft announced it plans to power its data centers around the world using 50% renewable energy by 2018 ... as the company begins using the power of the cloud to reduce fuel consumption by public transportation, adopt clean energy like solar power ...
Mexican Drug War: Free Trade in a Country Plagued by our Own Consumption
docplayer.net - 9/28/2016 12:12:29 AM
Like our high consumption of energy and material products compared to other nations, our drug consumption is also one of the most lucrative markets in the world. We affect other countries with our consumption. Our southern neighbor is the biggest player in ...
Qatar witnesses a 40% rise in natural gas consumption over five years
qatarscoop.com - 9/23/2016 7:35:04 AM
In fact, electricity and water desalinization sectors account for most of the natural gas consumption in Qatar, a report by the The Peninsula suggest. It may be noted that in terms of natural gas reserves, Qatar ranks third in the world. The country has ...
World nuclear power consumption by country 2015
www.statista.com - 9/22/2016 12:58:22 PM
Latin America's electricity consumption per capita growth by major country 2015 Latin America's electricity consumption per capita growth by major country 2015 Nuclear electricity consumption in the United Kingdom (UK) 1970 to 2014 Nuclear electricity ...
Mexico Energy Profile: Among Largest Sources Of US Oil Imports – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 9/24/2016 1:21:39 AM
Mexico’s total energy consumption in 2014 consisted ... and PEMEX was created as the sole oil operator in the country. PEMEX is the largest company in Mexico and one of the largest oil companies in the world. Mexico’s energy sector is regulated by ...
GCC Thermal Insulation Market to Cross $975 Million by 2021: TechSci Research Report
PR Newswire - 9/26/2016 3:38:16 PM
"Per capita electricity consumption of the GCC nations is higher than the world average. Over the next few years ... Per Capita Electricity Consumption of GCC Countries, 2015 (Megawatt-hour Per Person) Per Capita Electricity Consumption (Megawatt ...
Zurich is the world’s most sustainable city
CURBED - 9/26/2016 9:26:02 AM
Researchers factor in everything from the life expectancy of residents to housing costs, energy consumption ... New York City deemed the 26th most-sustainable in the world. While many of the country’s urban centers had high scores for economic might ...
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
The Atlantic - 12/2/2013 11:55:38 PM
The Energy ... world. “As the economies in the non-OECD countries continue to experience relatively fast growth, those countries will also be able to spend more for energy-consuming services,” the report states. One bit of good news: Energy consumption ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy Information Administration said. Demand will increase to 820 quadrillion British thermal units in 2040 ...
Energy Is At The Center Of Falling Productivity Growth
Yahoo Finance - 9/25/2016 4:08:05 PM
These tools are made using energy, and they often use energy to operate. A decrease in energy consumption by the business sector ... because it is energy-dense and easy to transport, making it the world’s most-used fossil fuel. At the same time, we ...
Electric vehicles and the energy sector - impacts on Europe's future emissions
eea.europa.eu - 9/27/2016 12:45:17 PM
Emissions from road vehicles also contribute to high concentrations of air pollutants in many European cities, which often don't meet air quality standards set by the EU and the World ... by country, in terms of how the demand for additional electricity ...
100 countries push to phase out potentially disastrous greenhouse gas
The Guardian - 9/22/2016 5:59:01 PM
Concerns over the gaping ozone hole over Antarctica spurred countries to agree to ... Worldwide power consumption for air conditioning alone is forecast to surge 33-fold by 2100 as developing world incomes rise and urbanization advances.