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
UK fifth most energy efficient country in the world
Energy Live News - 7/25/2016 10:58:03 PM
... most energy efficient country in the world. A report by the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) ranked a total of 23 countries, which together represent 75% of all the energy consumption globally. It analysed the energy efficiency ...
Germany ranked the world's most energy-efficient country
Mining - 7/26/2016 8:37:53 AM
A new report has rated Germany the most energy-efficient country in the world. Now in its third edition ... its efforts as it moves towards its target of halving primary energy consumption by 2050.” Germany Trade & Invest is the foreign trade and ...
A world map of subsidies for renewable energy and fossil fuels
Financial Times - 7/26/2016 3:58:42 AM
So, while many developed countries are increasing financial backing for the expansion of green energy supplies, total subsidy support for “dirty” fuels across the world still exceeds ... the production and consumption of both fossil fuels and renewables.
Nigeria’s power sector woes: underfunding, greed or sabotage?
The Nation - 7/26/2016 11:25:30 PM
The report said: “Nigeria’s per capita electricity consumption is amongst the lowest in the world and far lower than many other African countries. Nigeria’s per capita electricity consumption is just seven percent of Brazil’s and just three per cen ...
Global Electric Vehicle Market Expected To Witness Double Digit Growth Between 2016 – 2022 – Credence Research
mobilecomputingtoday.co.uk - 7/25/2016 7:27:29 AM
Governments of developed and developing economies are looking forward to reduce their economic burden by reducing fuel consumption in respective countries. In order to achieve this, countries across the world are promoting the use of electric vehicles.
As Mining Expands, Will Electricity Consumption Constrain Bitcoin?
Cryptocoins news - 7/25/2016 5:04:19 AM
Peter Kelly-Detwiler, co-founder of NorthBridge Energy ... world combined. Estimates indicate that by 2020, bitcoin mining could consume 14,000 megawatts of electricity, comparable to half of New England’s generating capacity or all of Denmark’s ...
Countries move closer to deal on cutting super-strength global warming gases
chinadialogue.net - 7/25/2016 4:31:31 PM
with developing countries taking action later. An additional major challenge is the cooling industry’s energy demand. Energy consumption for cooling in an ever more populous, urbanised and warming world is set to dramatically increase global energy ...
US Ranks Behind China in Energy Efficiency
24/7 Wall ST - 7/20/2016 1:21:11 AM
Among the 23 nations that consume 75% of the world’s energy and generate more ... The rankings were put together by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) and are based on a country’s scores in four categories that included ...
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 ...
Developing reliable renewable energy sources
Phys - 7/25/2016 1:11:05 PM
As the world's population continues to grow, so does our consumption of natural resources ... that the EU should be producing 20% of its energy from renewable sources by 2020; a challenging target for any country. Dr Khan's research is a direct response ...
Addicted to fossil fuels: Renewable energy sources are becoming mainstream, but that doesn’t mean fossil fuels don’t rule
Salon - 7/24/2016 9:58:59 AM
“Renewables are the world’s fastest-growing energy source ... that country is still expected to increase its usage by 12 percent by 2035. The big story here, however, is India. According to the EIA, India’s coal consumption will grow by 62 percent ...
Practical solutions to Nigeria’s electricity crisis
Vanguard - 7/24/2016 12:19:10 AM
How can the seventh most populated country in the world generate currently 1,580 MW and potentially ... grid for all sections of the country and be able to monitor power supply and consumption adequately. If the cities are not depopulated and expanded ...
Cannery reduces water consumption by 40pc aided by AZTI
FIS - 7/22/2016 2:23:14 AM
These optimization programs integrate actions such as reducing consumption of raw materials, packaging, water and energy, thereby reducing waste, effluents and emissions at origin, minimizing their treatment and management expenses. "The measures proposed ...
A new report rated countries on ‘sustainable development.’ The U.S. did horribly
Washington Post - 7/21/2016 10:16:52 AM
“It’s the first time anybody has taken a look across the world.” A hundred and ninety-three U.N. member countries ... and clean energy,” “decent work and economic growth,” “reduced inequalities,” “responsible consumption and production ...
China's coal usage may peak by 2020, experts say
ECNS - 7/26/2016 1:09:53 PM
"We have long kept track on the trends of China's consumption of coal, which accounts for the lion's share of energy mix supporting ... a de-link this country would like to meet." Qi and Stern, who used to be chief economist of the World Bank, concluded ...