Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated 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 - production map
Germany's Expensive Gamble on Renewable Energy
Wall Street Journal - 8/26/2014 10:28:03 PM
The incentives, introduced in 2000, have worked to increase renewable-energy production. Wind turbines now dot the horizon in almost every corner of the country. Farmers and suburbanites from Bavaria to Berlin have installed solar panels on their barns and ...
Iran: Oil Sanctions Upset World Energy Balance
tasnimnews.com - 8/26/2014 8:52:00 AM
Elsewhere in his comments, the minister expressed the country’s determination to acquire the capacity of oil and gas production proportional to its energy reserves. He said Iran is the world’s largest holder of oil and gas reserves combined.
Top Wind Power Countries Relative to Electricity Production (CleanTechnica Exclusive)
CleanTechnica - 6/5/2012 4:26:46 PM
Closing out this series (I think), below are the top countries in the world* for wind power capacity relative to electricity production**. In other words, these are the countries that have the most wind power compared to their electricity production.
Increase Renewable Energy with Better Hydrogen Storage Tech
xfinity. - 8/26/2014 1:24:01 PM
In the world of alternative energies ... presentation as another example of increasing production in this field. Storage capacity requirements for energy grid participation have been reducing in some countries such as Germany; its strong activity in ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
We then calculated the total value of the reserves by using current global ... market has made China extremely influential in the world energy trade. Natural gas production is increasing in the country, but coal remains China’s primary energy source.
EIA: Mexican Oil, Gas Production to See 'Profound' Increase
US News and World Report - 8/25/2014 5:28:35 PM
The country’s oil and natural gas production could rise by as much ... resource and technology developments, and world oil market prices,” the EIA said. The 2014 International Energy Outlook is scheduled to be published in September.
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of ... November 2008 world energy outlook -- gave the following estimates for the all-in costs of producing oil from various types of hydrocarbons in different parts of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source Costs ...
Solar Energy Isn’t Always as Green as You Think
IEEE Spectrum - 8/26/2014 2:57:04 PM
But while generating electricity through ... today nearly half the world’s photovoltaics are manufactured in China. As a result, although the overall track record for the industry is good, the countries that produce the most photovoltaics today typically ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook ... will need to be addressed for Iraq to nearly triple its oil production over the next 20 years. The other country in which the IEA is placing its faith is Brazil.
These maps show which countries use (and produce) the majority of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/1/2014 11:55:43 PM
The map below shows each country's petroleum production. Hover over a country to ... They're not alone though. The entire world takes part in burning non-renewable energy, putting carbon dioxide into the atmosphere everyday. The map below shows how many ...
Which countries produce the most coal?
Greenbang - 7/25/2012 11:55:42 PM
While the world continues ... just 2 percent of global energy use. China, not surprisingly, accounted for the lion’s share – 71 percent – of the global increase in energy consumption last year. Coal production in that country rose by 8.8 percent ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
As one of only two upper middle-income countries to rank within the top 10, government strategy driving the transformation of its energy system aims to make Costa Rica the world's first carbon ... but with electricity production dominated by coal, South ...
BP energy statistics: the world in oil consumption, reserves and energy production
theguardian.com - 6/8/2010 11:54:57 PM
The graphic pictured above gave a global breakdown of how much petroleum is used by countries, regions and continents ... from BP - it's an amazing insight to the world's consumption and production of energy. We've extracted a few of the key tables ...
US Energy Production Growing by Leaps and Bounds: BP
CNBC - 6/14/2013 3:15:27 PM
In a statistical review of energy demand in 2012 ... The U.S. saw "the biggest increase in oil and gas production of all the countries in the world," BP Chief Economist Christof Ruhl told CNBC's "Squawk Box" this week. "This was the biggest increase ...