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
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.
Corvus Energy powers the world's first electric commercial fishing vessel
Space Daily - 9/4/2015 2:40:02 AM
Corvus Energy is pleased to announce a Corvus ESS with a Siemens ... will be commissioned in Trondheim Norway this August and will be presented to the country's Minister of Fisheries, Elisabeth Aspaker, in the same month. The Karoline will then be tested ...
Obama to Announce Clean Energy Initiatives
Voice of America - 8/24/2015 1:05:42 AM
U.S. President Barack Obama is continuing his focus on cleaning up the country's energy production with a keynote address Monday ... nuclear program through a skeptical Congress. But with the world trying to clinch a binding agreement to address climate ...
Peru's Congress boosts state energy firm in populist turn
Reuters - 9/4/2015 2:32:53 AM
LIMA (Reuters) - Lawmakers in Peru reversed course on state-owned Petroperu's role in upstream businesses and voted on Thursday to remove a legal barrier that kept it from taking control of the country's ... Exploration and Production Corp a two-year ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 The cost of pumping ... and other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world. ESTIMATES BY COUNTRY ...
Denmark Sets World Record For Wind Power Production
Think Progress - 1/7/2015 1:48:14 AM
Thirty-seven years later, the country has set a new world record for wind production by getting ... England, and Denmark build out their offshore wind farms. Wind generated enough electricity to power just over 25 percent of U.K. homes in 2014 — a ...
US oil production surge to break Saudi Arabia's grip on world energy
Daily Telegraph - 11/7/2014 11:14:29 AM
That would give the US capacity to export 4.7m bpd of oil and natural gas liquid (NGL) by the end of the decade and eliminate the need for around 2m bpd that the ... the future production policies of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
Oil Price - 11/12/2013 11:22:05 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook, which projects oil ... Yet, the IEA believes that over half of this production will come from two countries: Iraq and Brazil. First, let’s take Iraq. Iraq has the fifth ...
The 2030 Agenda: This Month The UN Launches A Blueprint For A New World Order With The Help Of The Pope
rinf.com - 9/4/2015 5:24:41 AM
The UN document promises that this plan will “transform our world for ... within and among countries Goal 11 Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable Goal 12 Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns ...
Aran Islands to achieve energy independence by 2022
thenews.coop - 9/4/2015 11:01:07 AM
It also wants to create “an example of best practice in sustainability to the rest of Ireland and to the world ... the future energy needs of the three islands. Its strategy is to gain a controlling interest in local energy production, while ...
Germany Is Showing The World How To Become A Renewable Energy Powerhouse
The Business Insider - 7/26/2012 7:36:49 PM
To be blunt, Germany is the world's energy production guinea pig ... Around the same time, Merkel and Co. passed legislation that would cause the country to generate a third of its power through renewable sources in the next ten years, that figure jumping ...
Trio charged with running $54M green-energy Ponzi scheme
Helena Daily World - 9/3/2015 11:26:46 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) " Three people were charged Thursday with running a $54 million Ponzi scheme built on promises of a green energy technology that would ... dioxide and reduce emissions in developing countries. Wragg appeared on stage with Clinton at ...
Senegal: Powering Senegal - World Bank Group Supports Government Effort to Meet Increasing Electricity Demand
AllAfrica - 8/15/2015 8:47:21 AM
"This guarantee will support Senegal's efforts to secure continuous and reliable electricity production ... other solutions that enable countries to address the most urgent challenges of development. Copyright © 2015 World Bank. All rights reserved.
Russia Energy Minister: ‘Fair’ Oil Price Seen at $50-$70 a Barrel
Wall Street Journal - 9/4/2015 11:51:13 AM
MOSCOW--The global oil market is set to stabilize by the year end, with oil prices seen hovering at what seems to be “fair levels” between $50 and $70 per barrel, Russia’s Energy ... many countries, the world’s oil producers won’t cut production.
3 charged in $54 million green-energy Ponzi scheme based on trash-to-fuel promise
US News and World Report - 9/3/2015 11:19:36 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Three people were charged Thursday with running a $54 million Ponzi scheme built on promises of a green energy technology that would ... dioxide and reduce emissions in developing countries. Wragg appeared on stage with Clinton ...