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
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
Atlantic Online - 12/3/2013 6:46:38 PM
In the EIA forecasts, energy use per capita remains flat in OCED countries over the next 30 years but jumps 46 percent in the developing world. “As the economies in the non-OECD countries continue to experience relatively fast growth, those countries ...
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 ...
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 ...
EIA: Growth in Energy Use to Come From Outside OECD
dailyfusion.net - 12/4/2013 5:33:52 PM
Between 2010 and 2040, IEO2013 shows that primary energy use per capita is expected to change little from its 2010 level of 196 million British thermal units (MMBtu) in the OECD but grows from 50 MMBtu to 73 MMBtu per capita in non-OECD countries.
EIA: World Energy Use Projected to Grow 50 Percent by 2030 in Developing Countries
ecology.com - 10/22/2008 11:57:54 PM
World energy consumption is projected to grow by 50 percent betweenÂ by 2030, driven by robust economic growth and expanding populations in the worldâ€™s developing countries, according to theÂ International Energy Outlook 2008 ReportÂ (IEO ...
EIA Predicts 50% Increase in World Energy Consumption by 2030
redgreenandblue.org - 6/29/2008 11:58:17 PM
World marketed energy consumption is projected to increase by 50 percent from 2005 to 2030, according to a new report from the United States Energy Information Agency. Total energy demand in non-OECD countries is projected to increase by 95 percent ...
New energy agency chief sees household energy use rising in industrial countries
New York Times - 9/9/2007 11:56:12 PM
BERLIN — Despite the growing political commitment to tackling global warming, individual energy use and carbon emissions in the leading industrial countries have actually ... the United States are among the world's biggest producers of CO2 ...
A Desperate Need for Electricity in China and Other Developing Countries Is Fueling Global Coal Use
Daily Beast - 12/18/2012 9:42:31 AM
This line is particularly telling: “By 2017, coal will come close to surpassing oil as the world’s top energy source ... The boom in coal use isn’t limited to China and other developing countries. In mid-October, the Swedish utility Vatenfall ...
Energy Use Per GDP Unit by Country
Seeking Alpha - 6/23/2008 11:58:14 PM
This data is not a measure of energy use efficiency, because it does not distinguish between countries with high energy intensity ... is essentially energy independent of the rest of the world and is an energy exporter, and given that Japan is an energy ...
World carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest
theguardian.com - 1/30/2011 11:54:15 PM
World carbon dioxide emissions are one way of measuring a country's economic growth too. And the latest figures - published by the respected Energy Information Administration - show CO2 emissions from energy consumption - the vast majority of Carbon ...
Pakistan among 10 countries facing severe energy crisis: UN report
DAWN Group - 12/4/2013 1:13:11 AM
ISLAMABAD, Dec 3: About 1.3 billion people in the world are living without electricity; two-thirds of them being in 10 countries and four of them, including Pakistan, in the Asia Pacific region, says a report of the United Nations. According to ...
Oil-Rich Nations Use More Energy, Cutting Exports
New York Times - 12/8/2007 11:56:50 PM
said a recent report by CIBC World Markets. The report said “soaring internal rates of oil consumption” in Russia, in Mexico and in member states of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries would reduce crude exports as much as ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
greenbang.com - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
However, in the US, the world’s largest producer of geothermal power, growth has slowed ... Turkey Geothermal Association. So which countries are generating the most electricity from geothermal sources today? Following are the top 10, based on the ...