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
Vietnam pushes renewable energy with focus on solar power
e.vnexpress.net - 8/26/2016 5:09:19 AM
The country’s power production is expected to grow at an annual rate of 14 percent between 2015 and 2030. Fossil fuels still dominate Vietnamese energy consumption. According to the World Bank, over 66.2 percent of the country’s energy comes from ...
Shale gas production drives world natural gas production growth
eia.gov - 8/15/2016 12:03:13 PM
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration ... Shale gas is expected to account for 30% of world natural gas production by the end of the forecast period. Although currently only four countries—the United States, Canada, China, and Argentina ...
Saudi energy minister tempers expectations for production freeze
hellenicshippingnews.com - 8/26/2016 9:55:39 AM
Members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) will meet on the sidelines of the International Energy Forum (IEF), which ... any specific discussions of a production freeze by OPEC, even though world supply remains high.
Three issues facing the global energy industry
Power Engineering - 8/26/2016 2:20:30 PM
Many countries are working towards decarbonising energy supply with more environmentally friendly means of energy production. For example ... the future of the planet is at risk. At the World Energy Congress, this will be addressed in a number of sessions ...
Trump Will Liberate America’s World Leading Energy Producers
The American Spectator - 8/26/2016 12:22:59 AM
Imagine America’s own economy leading the world in production of all three of these crucial ... in a state that now has the highest unemployment rate in the country. According to the Energy Information Administration, over the next 5 to 7 years ...
Mexico’s largest solar energy project aims at sustainability
cctv-america.com - 8/25/2016 12:59:58 AM
Sources like wind and solar are expected to make up more than one-third of the country’s electricity ... the largest solar energy production project in the world.” Elsewhere in Mexico, massive solar energy projects are also under development.
Beware Of Tax Hikes That Could Impact Energy Renaissance
Breaking Energy - 8/25/2016 9:56:50 AM
The U.S. leads the world in the production of oil and natural gas, which supplied about 65 percent of the energy our country used last year. Thanks to the American energy renaissance, our country is more energy secure, we’re able to help overseas allies ...
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.
China's Oil Production Declines, Beijing Scrambles For Answers
Forbes - 8/26/2016 8:39:53 PM
However, in dismal news for energy planners in Beijing, China’s domestic oil production is now declining ... China’s oil imports have increased by 16%, while the country is poised to pass the U.S. as the world’s largest crude oil importer.
The Paradox Of Renewable Energy
The Huffington Post - 8/25/2016 5:24:49 AM
Electricity production takes up the largest percentage ... Despite being such a small country, Iceland stands out as a major leader in this sector, showing the world how to be resourceful with the geography and resources you have. The Culture Shock ...
Oklahoma on-pace to become No. 3 wind energy producing state
Tulsa World - 8/26/2016 5:02:09 AM
“Especially in the western part of the state, there’s some of the best wind resources in the country — and actually in the world ... on wind energy impacts. In 2015, wind energy accounted for 18.4 percent of Oklahoma’s total energy production.
Strike at World’s Biggest Coal Miner Seen Blunted by Indian Glut
Bloomberg - 8/25/2016 9:06:43 AM
“Coal India can afford to lose a day’s production ... parts of the country. India’s power plants had coal stocks of a combined 29 million tons as of Aug. 23, which would last them an average 21 days, according to India’s Central Electricity ...
China to become world's 2nd largest shale gas producer by 2040: EIA
Famagusta Gazette - 8/26/2016 7:25:19 AM
becoming the world's second largest producer after the United States, said the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) . The production will account for more than 40 percent of the country's total natural gas production by 2040, the EIA predicted.
Iran minister to join OPEC production talks
Fuel Fix - 8/25/2016 1:53:03 PM
Producers from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... energy policy group in the Algerian capital next month to consider oil market conditions, OPEC’s president, Qatar’s minister Mohammed Al Sada, said on Aug. 8. Saudi Arabia, the world ...
U.S. number one in the world in wind energy production
awea.org - 2/28/2016 11:59:03 PM
Washington, D.C. — The United States continues to lead the world in wind energy production according to recently released ... cost wind energy to the most densely populated parts of the country. Wind energy supplied 4.7 percent of the total electricity ...