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
Report: A Guide To Boosting Solar Energy Demand
Forbes - 9/29/2014 9:40:34 PM
The membership includes United States, many European countries and two from Asia (Japan and ... of solar technologies could collectively account for 27% of the world’s electricity production by 2050. The first technology uses semiconductors to convert ...
Developing countries embracing nuclear energy despite Fukushima woes
Japan Times - 9/29/2014 7:00:06 AM
That would more than double the country’s fleet to 49, according to World Nuclear Association ... supply as much as 12 percent of total power production by 2050, according to the IAEA. The share of global electricity generation met by atomic plants ...
Here’s how solar power could outshine all other electricity sources by 2050
Fusion - 9/29/2014 2:38:14 PM
Solar power could comprise the largest share of global electricity production by 2050 — and it wouldn ... “In many European countries, in particular those where [photovoltaic] manufacturing has never been important, such as Spain, thousands ...
Australia electricity production market doubled revenues during the period 2000 to 2010
Live-PR - 9/29/2014 1:26:39 PM
Air conditioning is a necessity in much of the country for a large part of the year and this pushes up demand for electricity. Throughout the review period, electricity production measured ... among the lowest in the world. Click for report details ...
Renewable energy saves Iceland
worldbulletin.net - 9/29/2014 8:11:41 AM
Iceland, which consumes the most electricity power per capita in the world, makes almost all energy production through renewable energy ... a report from Iceland's National Energy Authority, the country generated 71 percent of its electricity from ...
Mozambique among the countries with the highest economic growth in 2014
Macauhub - 9/29/2014 7:35:53 AM
Mozambique is this year among the fastest growing economies in the world ... the factory’s production capacity will increase to 100,000 vehicles per year, after which it should be increased to about 500,000 vehicles. Electricity and water production ...
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 Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Oil accounted for 33 percent of all the energy consumed in the world in 2013 ... The US continues to lead the world in increasing oil production, while developing countries — in particular the Asia Pacific region — have added the vast majority of ...
Mexican Energy Production Reforms Endangered by Cartel Thefts of Oil
Breitbart News - 9/26/2014 5:23:26 AM
This announcement comes as Mexico is opening its oil and gas production ... by foreign countries. Earlier this year, Breitbart Texas reported about Mexico’s historic passage of legislation aimed at reforming Mexico’s energy industry and stimulating ...
India's No. 2 coal producer to open country's biggest underground mine
Reuters - 9/29/2014 10:34:51 AM
The inability of Coal India - accounting for 80 percent of the country's coal output - to raise production fast enough has made India the world's third-largest coal importer despite sitting on the fifth-largest reserves. (Reporting by Krishna N Das ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook ... will need to be addressed for Iraq to nearly triple its oil production over the next 20 years. The other country in which the IEA is placing its faith is Brazil.
U.S. to Be World’s Top Oil Producer in 5 Years, Report Says
New York Times - 11/11/2012 11:55:17 PM
That increased oil production, combined with new American policies to improve energy efficiency ... United States and many other countries. The report said that several other factors could also have a large impact on world energy markets over the next ...
The 17 Countries Generating The Most Nuclear Power
The Business Insider - 3/6/2014 2:18:52 PM
... licensing their technology to developing countries looking for a new energy source. For that reason, nuclear power has remained a viable and important form of energy, one which will be integral to the world over the next fifty years. We took a look at ...
Which countries produce the most coal?
Greenbang - 7/25/2012 11:55:42 PM
While the world continues ... just 2 percent of global energy use. China, not surprisingly, accounted for the lion’s share – 71 percent – of the global increase in energy consumption last year. Coal production in that country rose by 8.8 percent ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world. ESTIMATES BY COUNTRY Saudi Arabian crude ... In Nigeria, production in ultra-deep water fields can reach $30 a barrel compared ...