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
10 Top Cobalt-producing Countries
Resource Investing News - 4/26/2015 9:47:25 AM
The DRC is the world’s largest producer ... even causing some mines in the Katanga region (the country’s most significant cobalt-mining area) to halt production, according to Bloomberg. The hope is that electricity issues will not last long ...
Solar energy passes grid test during solar eclipse
Smart Grid News - 4/28/2015 10:35:09 AM
The rare celestial event posed a unique challenge for countries like Germany and Italy that significantly rely on solar energy for electricity production ... penetration in electricity markets around the world, utility companies can find comfort in ...
The Real State Of Australia's Energy Resources Highlights Need For Significant Renewable Energy Investments
International Business Times - 4/28/2015 2:14:04 AM
Australia is currently one of the world's biggest energy producers, contributing 2.4 percent of global energy production. The country is one of the largest exporters of coal and uranium, and the fourth in terms of liquefied natural gas exports. The ...
Why the World’s Most Polluted Country Is the Future of Green Manufacturing
CSR Wire - 4/27/2015 10:00:33 AM
In a report for the World Wildlife Fund, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants write that “China is the largest clean tech country in absolute ... Kevin Chang turned to energy efficiency to improve his bottom line. Chang’s production line requires ...
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.
Two days of earthquakes have set Nepal’s economy back by more than a decade
Quartz - 4/27/2015 6:18:38 AM
In all, the destruction could push the economy of Nepal—already one of the world’s poorest countries—back by ... “They will have to be torn down and rebuilt, which means reduced electricity production for some years. So, I see great challenges ...
Like shale oil, solar power is shaking up global energy
The Daily Star - 4/26/2015 7:27:14 PM
One by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks of the world's top industrialised ... 10 regional monopolies that have dominated electricity production since the 1950s. Japan is retiring ...
Countries, Oil Companies Will Stop Routine Gas Flaring
Environment News Service - 4/17/2015 12:28:25 PM
I appeal to all oil-producing countries and companies to join this important initiative.” Russia’s Deputy Minister of Energy Kirill Molodtsov said, “The Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation shares the World Bank concerns about associated ...
Solar power may shake up energy sector
The Rakyat Post - 4/27/2015 12:02:14 PM
One by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks of the world’s top industrialised ... 10 regional monopolies that have dominated electricity production since the 1950s. Japan is retiring ...
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.
Russia seeking alternative uranium production sources
investorintel.com - 4/25/2015 7:35:35 PM
At present Mongolia is considered as one of the world’s most promising countries for uranium production and the development of local uranium fields may fully meet Russia’s uranium needs for the next several years. Currently there are six layers of ...
World’s First Electric Taxi Built by NTU Singapore in Collaboration with TUM, Germany
Clean Tech - 4/27/2015 5:21:22 AM
While Singapore is not an automotive manufacturing country, the nation’s economy will definitely ... given that the electric vehicle production globally is expected to rise rapidly over the next decade.” TUM CREATE Chief Executive Officer Professor ...
Denmark Sets World Record For Wind Power Production
Think Progress - 1/7/2015 1:44:03 PM
Thirty-seven years later, the country has set a new world record for wind production by getting ... England, and Denmark build out their offshore wind farms. Wind generated enough electricity to power just over 25 percent of U.K. homes in 2014 — a ...
Evaptainers uses old-school electricity-free technology for 21st century cooling
Tree Hugger - 4/28/2015 12:19:32 AM
It's not enough to have a refrigerator, because in many cases, the electricity to ... small farmers might mean a world of difference for both grower and eater alike. Evaptainers is applying improved design, modern production methods, and state-of-the ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of pumping ... other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world.