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, 2014See also: Electricity - production map
China Creating World’s Largest Waste-To-Energy Plant — Will Be Topped With Solar Panels Making It A Solar-Powered Structure
The Inquisitr - 2/6/2016 3:32:26 AM
Internationally, many countries are taking the advice of the green community ... Therefore, China is building the world’s largest waste-to-energy plant. It will also be topped with solar panels making it a solar-powered structure. One cool feature ...
How Morocco Is Harnessing Solar Power To Achieve Energy Independence
The Huffington Post - 2/8/2016 10:42:33 PM
where world leaders discuss strategies to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions. Morocco aims to reach 52 percent clean energy production by 2030. Beyond its powerful new solar plant initiative, the country is also making strides in its water management ...
World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Plant Opened in Morocco
The World Bank - 2/4/2016 7:55:30 PM
Ouarzazate, February 4, 2016 - Today, Morocco launches the first phase of the largest concentrated solar power (CSP) plant in the world ... CSP production facilities at an attractive cost for countries interested in developing solar energy,” said ...
World's Largest Energy Trader Sees a Decade of Low Oil Prices
Bloomberg - 2/8/2016 7:40:36 AM
Oil prices will stay low for as long as 10 years as Chinese economic growth slows and the U.S. shale industry acts as a cap on any rally, according to the world’s largest ... would mean oil-rich countries and the energy industry would face the longest ...
Saudi, Venezuela Meeting Ends With No Oil-Production Agreement
Wall Street Journal - 2/7/2016 4:17:11 PM
DUBAI—Saudi oil minister Ali al-Naimi met with his Venezuelan counterpart on Sunday but didn’t announce any plans for the production ... Exporting Countries, including Iran and nonmember Russia. Mr. del Pino wants Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest ...
World’s largest solar plant opens in Morocco
Utilities-me - 2/7/2016 6:37:22 AM
"The solar plant underlines the country's determination to reduce dependence on fossil fuels, use more renewable energy, and move towards low carbon development," its developers said in a statement. With an electricity production capacity of 160 megawatts ...
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.
World's largest energy trader Vitol sees a decade of low oil price
Sydney Morning Herald - 2/9/2016 7:46:35 AM
The forecast would mean oil-rich countries and the energy industry would face the longest stretch ... and the US shale industry acts as a cap on any rally, according to the world's largest independent oil-trading house. "It's hard to see a dramatic price ...
Morocco inaugurates first phase of world's largest solar plant
NYSE Post - 2/5/2016 4:41:02 PM
World Bank Country Maghreb and Malta director Marie Francoise Marie-Nelly said: "With this bold step toward a clean energy future, Morocco is pioneering a greener development and developing a cutting edge solar technology". With an electricity production ...
Oil Prices Fall, Pressured by Strong Dollar, Oversupply Worries
SoloNews - 2/8/2016 4:55:58 AM
So, even though we are still a net importer of oil, our oil production-when added to the oil produced by the world's other major producers-has substantially increased the global supply. Over the past year, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ...
World's largest waste-to-energy plant to measure nearly one mile in circumference
Waste Dive - 2/8/2016 3:25:54 PM
Shenzhen, China has selected Danish architecture firms Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects and Gottlieb Paludan Architects to build the world's largest waste-to ... is intended to showcase the waste-to-energy production as an important technical process
Treat China’s dubious energy data with caution
Financial Times - 2/8/2016 6:07:33 AM
The economic restructuring now underway from heavy industry to services is clearly causing serious over capacity and job losses in areas such as steel production ... country was largely self-sufficient and its activities had limited effect on the world ...
Citizen wind power for a global energy transition?
dw.com - 2/9/2016 4:14:49 PM
In Mexcio, citizens have blocked the construction of windparks by large corporations Municipally owned power production ... industrialized country, with broad of public backing. Communal energy advocates report that elsewhere in the world, lack of public ...
What will energy security look like over the next decade?
World Economic Forum - 2/9/2016 2:34:36 PM
Energy security – the uninterrupted ... Already we have seen countries such as Azerbaijan and Nigeria look for help from international institutions like the World Bank. We may see this trend continue, and the risk of failed states is now a very real ...
Oil production: A Slippery Issue
Philadelphia Daily News - 2/7/2016 2:55:28 AM
The world ... country with the shortage. The added supply would lower prices in the high-cost nation. However, as supply leaves the low-cost country, prices would rise. It's simple economics. Who benefits and loses from the decision to allow U.S. energy ...