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, 2012See also: Electricity - consumption map
The Energy Collective - 12/20/2014 2:05:24 PM
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Ukraine threatens to cut off power to rebel-held regions if usage not curbed
Economic Times - 12/22/2014 6:42:12 PM
KIEV: Ukraine may stop supplying electricity to separatist-held eastern regions if the territories do not adhere to consumption limits imposed across the country due to an energy crisis, an energy ministry official said on Monday. Ukraine used to be self ...
Dubai investing Dh50 billion to reduce energy consumption
The National - 12/18/2014 1:24:49 PM
Dubai plans to spend Dh50 billion by 2030 to help slash energy consumption by 30 per cent through new ventures such as solar energy, a top utility official said yesterday. Although the UAE sits on more than 8 per cent of the world’s proven oil reserves ...
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
The Atlantic - 12/3/2013 6:46:38 PM
Much of the increase in the developing world’s energy use comes from population ... But compounding the problem is that energy consumption per person is predicted to rise as well in the developing countries as they grow richer and their citizens covet ...
Opec: World energy watchdog IEA cuts oil demand forecast
Daily Telegraph - 12/12/2014 9:42:53 AM
The IEA's market summary will add to pressure building on the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... disruptions to world energy markets. According to the IEA, its members now hold in storage about 44 days of total global consumption.
Who are the world’s top 10 energy performers?
forumblog.org - 12/10/2014 2:10:06 PM
The Energy Architecture Performance Index (EAPI) aims to help world ... to which a country’s energy architecture adds or detracts from economic growth. Environmental sustainability – the environmental impact of energy supply and consumption.
Schneider Electric Wins 2014 Platts Global Energy Award
WebWire - 12/18/2014 3:47:59 PM
Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, has been recognized for its efforts to conserve and manage energy consumption at more than 300 company facilities around the world ... year from more than 25 countries.
EIA expects non-OPEC countries to grow faster than OPEC countries
Market Realist - 12/18/2014 4:38:06 PM
In the previous parts of this series, we discussed U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (or EIA) energy production and consumption estimates ... In 2013, non-OPEC countries produced 54.12 MMBbl/d. Total world petroleum and other liquids production ...
Poor Countries Need Relief From Climate Change. They Need Electricity More
Businessweek - 11/25/2013 10:27:53 AM
From a development standpoint, electricity consumption in Africa is depressingly low ... But because use is incredibly skewed, the considerable majority of the world’s countries will have to increase their consumption to meet a 3,000 kwh goal.
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble and attempt to write ... consumed is likely to be a very energy-efficient economy. Conversely a country with huge energy consumption and relatively little GDP is unlikely to be efficient.
limate Concerns Rise Alongside Growing Global Coal Consumption
REVE - 12/21/2014 6:21:55 PM
These countries have been replacing part of their coal consumption with natural gas and renewable ... and exports in renewable energy technology, making the nation a new world leader in renewable energy. Furthermore, China is looking into increased imports ...
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Last month BP (NYSE: BP) released the Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. This report is one of the most comprehensive sources of global and country level statistics on production and consumption of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear power and renewables.
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 6:51:40 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 ...
World will use 56 percent more energy by 2040
The Christian Science Monitor - 7/25/2013 6:37:21 PM
Despite decades of clean-energy innovation and improved efficiency measures, the world's population is consuming carbon-heavy fuels at a quickening pace, a new government report shows. Developing countries are driving the consumption of inexpensive fossil ...
TERI, UTC set up centre for energy efficient buildings
The Economic Times - 12/17/2014 9:29:47 AM
NEW DELHI: The Energy and Resources ... a model not only for this country but for other countries as well. With United Technologies Corporation (UTC), we can work together in bringing about a smarter and a more sustainable world, particularly as it relates ...