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
Poor Countries Shouldn’t Sacrifice Growth to Fight Climate Change
Businessweek - 8/29/2014 5:45:19 PM
This same logic applies to China, the world’s largest emitter of greenhouse gasses ... nuclear, or other renewable electricity production in poor countries. So far, rich countries have largely failed on that front, providing somewhere around 0.2 ...
12 Ecologically Sustainable Countries and Why They Should Be Admired
Alter Net - 8/28/2014 11:58:44 PM
More than half of its domestic electricity production comes from hydropower plants ... according to Carbon Pig. The country supports nearly 5% of the world’s biodiversity despite its size and even compensates landowners for protecting their trees ...
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.
Pakistan’s energy crisis
Pakistan Today - 8/29/2014 8:22:48 PM
Conventionally, the electric power demand in Pakistan is met by the production ... available in the country. The province of Baluchistan is particularly rich in solar energy having highest annual mean sun shine duration in the world. The development ...
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.
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 ...
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.
Nigeria: On Energy From Coal
AllAfrica - 8/29/2014 9:52:52 AM
While Nigeria is blessed with the largest gas reserves in the world, parlous supply ... to leverage the product. No country relies on one source of power but, unfortunately, this is the bane of electricity production in Nigeria. For decades, Nigeria ...
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.
World Water Week: Five Countries Most Affected by Water Scarcity
Yahoo! - 8/29/2014 10:53:07 PM
The World Water Week ... will focus on the energy and water theme, suggesting ways "to develop and manage energy and water for the good of society and ecosystems". To commemorate the WWW, IBTimes UK looks at the five countries most affected by water ...
World Water Week Seeks Solutions to Water and Energy Challenges
The World Bank - 8/29/2014 1:56:15 PM
Water is needed in almost all energy generation processes, from hydropower production and energy ... oriented guidance to help countries develop and manage their energy and water resources in a sustainable way. Join us for World Water Week The water ...
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 ...
These maps show which countries use (and produce) the majority of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/3/2014 12:44:39 AM
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 ...
U.S. Dominates Globe in Biofuel Production
Financial Sense - 8/28/2014 11:58:44 PM
Today I want to take a deep look at the global biofuels picture, drawing mainly from the Renewables 2014 Global Status Report (GSR) that was released in June by REN21, the Renewable Energy Policy ... in numerous countries around the world, and is the ...
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 ...