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
More Nuclear Energy Will Reduce Pollution Deaths, Says Watchdog
teleSUR - 6/28/2016 8:09:39 PM
The country currently has 17 nuclear power reactors in operation ... The U.S. Energy Information Administration projects that world energy consumption will surge 56 percent between 2010 and 2040, and that fossil fuels will still account for nearly 80 ...
Is Graphite The Next Big Thing In The World Of Alternative Energy?
The Huffington Post - 6/28/2016 12:38:40 PM
Searching for sources of alternative energy is an important ... in North America and Sri Lanka. Other countries that can also be new sources are Africa, Indonesia and Australia. Experts forecast that the consumption of Graphite, in all its forms, will ...
Yedlin: The world is shifting to increased use of low carbon fuels
Canada - 6/29/2016 5:56:37 AM
This, said Finley, is the result of the consumer, particularly in the developed world, responding to lower prices at the pump. Consumption ... out that energy demand growth in China — at 1.5 per cent last year — is the weakest since the country ...
Global best solutions to Nigeria’s power problem
P.M. News Nigeria - 6/29/2016 8:34:06 AM
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 ...
Solar plane partner sees energy reforms in U.S.
11 Alive - 6/26/2016 12:05:15 PM
“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 ...
COLUMN-Climate policies will not strand oil and gas reserves: Kemp
news.trust.org - 6/28/2016 11:58:43 PM
Fast-growing demand for energy from countries in the developing world is likely to ensure increased consumption of both fossil fuels and cleaner energy from renewables over the next 20 years. As more households in developing countries reach middle-class ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
5 retailers with the best CSR reputations in the world
indiaretailing.com - 6/29/2016 3:11:59 AM
With the introduction of mandatory spending on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) brought on by the Companies Act 2013, companies in India and across the world have shifted ... that include decrease of total power consumption of Apple products by ...
The implications for supply and demand of electricity under decarbonisation
Renew Economy - 6/28/2016 1:21:37 PM
In a series of notes we plan to outline the implications for the electricity industry in a world which takes the implications of ... At the moment there are zero signs that Australia or any other major country is seriously committed to such a course ...
Globe Tries to Get its Arms Wrapped Around Energy Consumption and Carbon Emissions
Environmental Leader - 6/21/2016 12:04:01 PM
“As a result, global primary energy consumption grew by just ... and more than any country. China’s emissions also fell by 12 million tons. India, by contrast, led the world in carbon emissions increases. It has said that it will focus on carbon ...