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
Africa: Embrace Green Energy for Growth, Uhuru Urges African Countries
AllAfrica - 5/26/2016 6:58:25 AM
Last year, Bloomberg New Energy Finance ranked Kenya among the top 10 countries in the world that have made significant investments ... With a demand of 1585 as at January 2016 against a production capacity of 2,319, the country has - for the first time ...
Bringing electricity to more Bangladeshis
The Daily Star - 5/24/2016 8:44:00 PM
Tens of millions of Bangladeshis have gained access to electricity ... country in coming years. Currently, natural gas accounts for more than 80 percent of fuel used for power generation. However, a British Petroleum study estimates that given existing ...
Trump Heads to Shale Country to Make Energy Policy Pitch
Bloomberg - 5/26/2016 2:50:52 PM
The unemployment rate in North Dakota, while still among the lowest in the country at 3.2 percent ... the opportunity to burnish his energy credentials before an audience that includes thousands of workers in one of the world’s most technologically ...
Sweden Is Leading A Renewable Energy Revolution, Aims To Go Completely Free Of Fossil Fuels
IndiaTimes - 5/26/2016 6:58:25 AM
With the world's fossil fuel stocks running out there is an ... As of 2015, only 15 percent of the country's total energy production came from non-conventional sources. India has however set an ambitious target of producing 40 per cent of its total power ...
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.
Kazakhstan Ministry of Energy Introduces Renewable Energy Auctions
astanatimes.com - 5/26/2016 5:39:41 AM
According to the country’s Ministry of Energy, it is expected to attract major oil companies in the world which will contribute to the ... Approximately 48 projects on renewable energy production have been launched in the state to date, with plans ...
U.S. remains world's top producer of hydrocarbons in 2015, EIA reports
bilbaoya.com - 5/25/2016 3:03:23 AM
Although Russian petroleum production has continued to grow, the country's natural gas ... In its Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), the EIA sees little movement in the overall production levels for the world's three largest petroleum producers.
Growing Adoption of LED in Emerging Countries Will Significantly Buoy the Global LED Market Until 2020, Says Technavio
Financial Content - 5/26/2016 11:59:04 AM
“China supports the largest LED industry in the world ... the world production, thanks to tax benefits and subsidies provided by the government to its manufacturers. Even the government of India has launched similar projects for promoting energy ...
German renewable electricity grows but coal still leads
World Coal - 5/26/2016 2:36:33 PM
According to the US Energy Information Administration, renewable electricity generation in Germany increased to 194 billion kWh in 2015, representing 31% of the country's gross electricity ... 44% of Germany's electricity production was generated from ...
Oil Rally Pauses After Canada, Iran Up Production
Yahoo Finance - 5/24/2016 8:51:09 PM
The U.S.’ hydrocarbon production is roughly split evenly between natural gas and petroleum on an energy equivalent basis ... it also has the most spare capacity in the world – it is the only country that can turn the taps on and off quickly.
10 things you probably didn't know about green energy jobs
Edie - 5/25/2016 1:54:47 PM
3) Wind energy employment in the US rose by 21% in the past year Having spoken about the world’s largest emitter ... could cut EU emissions by 1.5Gt – while some countries have simply lowered production. 9) Indonesia’s biofuel industry has ...
ExxonMobil CEO: ending oil production 'not acceptable for humanity'
The Guardian - 5/25/2016 7:24:04 PM
Shareholders win vote that could support board candidates concerned about climate as Rex Tillerson faces turbulent annual meeting Rex Tillerson, the boss of oil giant ExxonMobil, said cutting oil production ... world’s energy demands by 2040, even if ...
Coke stops production in Venezuela amid sugar crisis
CNN Money - 5/24/2016 4:04:49 PM
But the production halt speaks to the severity of Venezuela's problems: extreme economic recession, political infighting and an energy crisis. The country's main source ... the largest proven oil reserves in the world. But it exports almost all of its ...
The role of society in energy transitions
Nature - 5/25/2016 10:34:21 AM
Such strategies focus on altering the processes of energy production to cut emissions ... emissions are expected to grow by around 16%. If countries are going to keep their pledge to prevent the world warming by more than 2 °C above pre-industrial ...
Can OPEC Agree on Oil Production Policy?
Payvand Iran News - 5/26/2016 2:07:55 PM
The fall in the price of oil from $115/barrel in mid-2014 to $27/barrel this year has had a devastating impact on petro-states all over the world ... prepared to raise Russian oil production to historic levels. Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak ...