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 Declining Chinese Oil Production Is Good for Global Prices
Wall Street Journal - 2/10/2016 5:58:01 AM
China is among the world’s top five oil producers ... the International Energy Agency says. The more likely impact from the slowdown in China’s domestic production is that it will increase the country’s demand for oil from overseas.
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 ...
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 ...
Venezuela's Oil Minister to Meet With Russian Energy Minister Monday
Tri-County Sun Times - 2/12/2016 5:58:38 PM
"Indeed, these parameters were proposed, to cut production by each ... proposal to cut output. "OPEC countries are now trying to convene a meeting with the participation of member countries and non-members in February", Energy Minister Alexander Novak ...
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 ...
World's largest solar plant goes online in Morocco
Examiner - 2/11/2016 11:47:35 AM
Morocco is one such nation, and having a large portion of the country covered by the world ... power is expected to be the next leap forward in energy production, with around 11 percent of the world’s needs expected to be met by the process by 2050.
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 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 ...
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 ...
USA tight oil production to double by 2035
farandulife.com - 2/10/2016 11:44:36 PM
"The continuing reform of China's economy towards a more sustainable pattern of growth causes growth in its energy demand to slow sharply ... underpinned by strong increases in shale gas production around the world" and is projected to grow at 5.6% ...
SL looking to become 100% dependent on renewable energy by 2030
Lanka Newspapers - 2/11/2016 3:26:30 AM
Speaking further the Secretary said, `It`s encouraging to see increasing corporation among our countries because our internal partnership will help overcome our core issues such as sustainable energy production and distribution. Nowhere in the world are ...
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.
Investment confirmed for world’s largest offshore wind farm
Practical Boat Owner - 2/11/2016 3:43:49 PM
Siemens has been named preferred supplier for the 7 megawatt (MW) turbines and the new Siemens turbine production facilities ... Brent Cheshire, DONG Energy UK’s country chairman, said: ‘Hornsea Project One is a world-leading infrastructure project ...
U.S. oil price drops amid resilient production
Comment - 2/12/2016 10:49:08 AM
Lower crude oil prices, off about 8 percent for the year, mean energy companies ... Global crude production is outpacing demand following a boom in US shale oil and after a decision by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries past year not ...
Coal reality: Global energy transition occurring faster than expected
Renew Economy - 2/11/2016 1:46:17 AM
What does it say that Indian coal imports fell 28.6 percent year over year in January 2016 and U.S. coal production was down a record ... the trend signals an historic turning point in the country’s energy market transformation. The shift is in line ...