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
Turning point for energy security in the Caribbean
The World Bank - 5/4/2016 3:16:57 PM
With the support of regional and international institutions, such as CARICOM and the World Bank, Caribbean countries have started a transition ... alone accounts for 48 percent of hotel electricity consumption, continued gains in energy efficiency will ...
Economies could shrink by mid-century due to scarce water - World Bank
Firstpost - 5/4/2016 11:27:54 AM
Fresh water shortages could take a toll on sectors from agriculture to energy, the World Bank said ... the bank said. The World Bank also advocated pricing water consumption, a proposal that has stirred controversy and is opposed by those who do not ...
The World Bank just issued a warning that's going to rattle global economies
The Business Insider - 5/4/2016 11:27:54 AM
Fresh-water shortages could take a toll on economic sectors ranging from agriculture to energy, the World Bank said ... the bank noted. The World Bank also advocated pricing water consumption, a proposal that has stirred controversy and is opposed by ...
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 ...
Subsidies in the Wrong Places Skew Reneweable Energy’s Power
New York Times - 5/3/2016 7:25:42 AM
As the costs of producing power have fallen, so has the demand for electricity. Since 2010, the U.S. economy has grown 11 percent, but electricity consumption has fallen ... In some parts of the country, the costs of new wind and solar may appear ...
Could electricity trading help stabilize the MENA region?
weforum.org - 4/26/2016 10:47:16 AM
Morocco has been importing electricity from Spain to meet nearly a fifth of its domestic electricity consumption, thus reducing the country’s need to build ... That is one of the main reasons why the World Bank has renewed efforts to work with Tunisia ...
Investment Opportunity: Ivory Coast Electricity, Water Monopoly Could Be Ending
AFKinside - 5/3/2016 11:07:36 AM
In francophone West Africa’s largest economy, power producers are struggling to keep up with growing consumption ... according to the World Bank, and the country is a regular exporter to some neighbors, FinancialTimes reported in September.
Venezuela orders two-day work week as electricity crisis worsens
Comment - 5/4/2016 9:26:12 AM
Several protests took place on Tuesday night in different cities of Venezuela against the measures taken by the socialist government of Nicolás Maduro, which is causing the country to experience ... reduce the nation's energy consumption, least of those ...
SON to Enforce Use of Energy Saving Appliances
This Day Live - 5/2/2016 12:24:33 AM
explained that even energy-endowed countries of the world are working towards reducing energy consumption, maintaining that Nigeria cannot afford to be left behind. Angya, who was represented by the Head, Electrical and Engineering Department ...
World Rare Earth Market
The Street - 5/4/2016 1:05:07 AM
LONDON, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Study coverageThis report presents historical demand and mine production data (2004, 2009, 2014) plus forecasts (2019, 2024) by product and market in six world regions and 13 major countries. The study also considers key ...
Symphony makes world’s first wall-mounted air cooler
The Hindu Business Line - 5/4/2016 12:10:51 PM
Further strengthening the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious mission of 'Make In India', the world's largest air-cooler maker ... doesn't have an outdoor unit like a split AC. The electricity consumption is believed to be ten times lower than ...
Egypt: World Bank Says Egyptians' Electricity Consumption 'Much Higher' Than Low Income Countries' Requirement
AllAfrica - 2/23/2016 8:34:24 AM
Cairo — The World Bank says that Egypt's electricity consumption is much higher than the minimum electricity requirement in low income countries, and expects the liberalisation of electricity prices to have "small effects" on poverty levels. Earlier in ...
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 ...
World Worried About China’s Economic Slowdown
InSerbia - 5/1/2016 11:09:59 AM
Although India has replaced the Asian giant as the fastest growing major economy of the world, the South Asian nation ... a slowdown can reduce consumption, hurting those dependent on the Asian country to sell their products. The share of industry in ...
Kahramaa to send consumption data to customers
The Peninsula - 4/25/2016 1:15:48 AM
The Prime Minister in his speech lauded the role of Tarsheed in reducing consumption of electricity and water in the country in a remarkable way. “Tarsheed has achieved positive results by reducing per capita electricity and water consumption by 14 ...