Definition: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, 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 - consumption map
Solar plane partner sees energy reforms in U.S.
USA Today - 6/26/2016 7:26:05 AM
“You are one of the most entrepreneurial countries in the world, and the utilities here are highly ... and showing the U.S. leader an ABB smart sensor that cuts energy consumption in electric motors. “I think the opportunities are there,” he said ...
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
The Atlantic - 12/2/2013 11:55:38 PM
The Energy ... world. “As the economies in the non-OECD countries continue to experience relatively fast growth, those countries will also be able to spend more for energy-consuming services,” the report states. One bit of good news: Energy consumption ...
Here’s How Much Energy All US Data Centers Consume
Data Center Knowledge - 6/27/2016 3:10:11 PM
US data centers consumed about 70 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in 2014, the most recent year examined, representing 2 percent of the country’s total energy consumption ... and operators of the world’s largest data centers have been turning ...
These countries have the deadliest air pollution. (Surprisingly, Georgia is No. 1.)
Vox - 6/27/2016 1:37:08 PM
So the International Energy Agency just put out a huge report on how pollution got so bad and what we might do about it. Here’s a striking chart showing where air pollution is deadliest, with countries ... in the developing world, as well as giving ...
Enhanced Oil Recovery Market: Global Industry Size, Outlook, Growth and Forecast to 2022 by Brisk Insights
Busbyway - 6/26/2016 8:09:02 AM
According to a survey, till 2030 the total world energy requirement will rise up to ... as demand and supply gap should be filled in terms of energy consumption. Many developing countries are heading towards energy consumption for their development.
Energy Consumption Will Increase 48% By 2040, Led By Countries Exempt From Climate Treaties
Science 2.0 - 5/27/2016 11:36:24 AM
world energy consumption will have grown by 48% from 2012 levels. That sounds like a terrific advancement for developing nations. We worry about water in other countries, we worry about food, we worry about education and culture. Every single one of those ...
Global best solutions to Nigeria’s power problem
thenewsnigeria.com.ng - 6/27/2016 1:29:58 PM
Put another way, according to the World Bank, our per capita electric consumption is 142 kWh. What does that mean? It means we are in the league of countries like Nepal (128kWh per capita), Sudan (159kWh), Togo (148kWh) and the Democratic Republic of Congo ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy Information Administration said. Demand will increase to 820 quadrillion British thermal units in 2040 ...
Big utilities back in control as Germany overhauls flagship energy policy
Renew Economy - 6/28/2016 2:30:13 AM
Germany is a world leader in renewable energy deployment. Driven by a long-term renewable energy policy that dates back decades and, more recently, a nuclear power phase-out, the country is spearheading ... made up 32% of consumption and had grown at ...
Challenging Filipino solar-energy usage
BusinessMirror. - 6/25/2016 11:55:07 PM
THE Philippines consumes a lot of fossil-fuels every year. According to World Bank data, the country’s fossil-fuel energy consumption is more than 60 percent in 2013. This means that a lot of energy consumed comes from coal, oil, petroleum and natural gas.
New labelling for energy-saving ACs completed
Construction Week Online - 6/27/2016 1:29:58 PM
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India has done little to bridge energy supply-demand gap: Vikram Singh Mehta
Economic Times - 6/25/2016 12:06:26 PM
We have developed and are now entering the high energy trajectory of consumption ... India initiative, the country needed "to create jobs which are energy intensive". He also said "India is the driver of energy demand in the world" after China with ...
World Energy Consumption Since 1820 in Charts
Financial Sense - 3/13/2012 2:10:09 PM
Figure 1 shows the huge increase in world energy consumption that has taken place ... If we look at per capita energy consumption since 1965 by country based on BP data, we find very different patterns: Figure 7. Per capita energy consumption for selected ...
The Freedonia Group: World Enzyme Demand to Reach $7.2 Billion
Yahoo Finance - 6/27/2016 5:11:52 PM
Food and beverages will remain the largest market for enzymes, with gains driven by increasing consumption of products containing enzymes in developing regions. These and other trends are presented in World Enzymes ... in developed countries are mature ...
Energy spending boost ‘could prevent 3.3m air pollution deaths’
Energy Live News - 6/27/2016 3:10:11 PM
Its report states energy production and consumption are the most important man-made ... “Clean air is a basic human right that most of the world’s population lacks. No country – rich or poor – can claim that the task of tackling air pollution ...