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
Economics: Manufacture renewables to build energy security
Nature - 9/9/2014 11:58:49 PM
it consumes around 23% of the world's coal production for electricity. But fossil fuels alone cannot power the industrial growth the country needs to keep up with the West. Since the mid-2000s, China has also pursued a low-carbon energy strategy.
Energy Secretary Moniz Touts US Energy Boom Double Whammy
Breaking Energy - 9/17/2014 10:34:46 AM
He went on to describe how the country rapidly shifted from a position of energy scarcity to one of abundance – especially with regard to oil and gas production – but also ... He cited the example of the world’s first 3D-printed car that was recently ...
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.
U.S. Oil Production Keeping World Oil Prices in Check
Canada Free Press - 9/15/2014 11:58:52 PM
That increased production is unprecedented, and has kept world oil prices in check as ... regions is expected to have peaked from energy efficiency efforts and fuel switching. Developing Asian countries, including China and India, are expected to make ...
Deeper Saudi Oil Cuts Seen After Biggest Drop Since ’12: Energy
Bloomberg - 9/17/2014 8:18:45 AM
The world’s biggest crude exporter ... just as the U.S. shale boom means oil production from countries outside OPEC rises by the most since the 1980s, according to the International Energy Agency. The glut is prompting most of OPEC’s Middle Eastern ...
World oil prices rebound as OPEC hints at lower output
Arab News - 9/16/2014 8:08:36 PM
LONDON: World oil prices rebounded ... organization could cut its production target for 2015. The widely-reported comments came from Abdullah El-Badri, secretary-general of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), after talks with ...
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Oil accounted for 33 percent of all the energy consumed in the world in 2013 ... The US continues to lead the world in increasing oil production, while developing countries — in particular the Asia Pacific region — have added the vast majority of ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
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.
Global fuel use to rise 38% by 2040
Vanguard - 9/15/2014 11:08:45 PM
The IEO2014, recently released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration ... will cause prolonged supply shocks in the OPEC countries that could further limit production growth. Accordingly, world oil prices will trend downward, from $113 per barrel ...
Advanced Energy Storage Systems Market Segment Forecasts Up to 2020, Research Reports- TransparencyMarketResearch
TMCnet - 9/17/2014 3:49:43 PM
... global advanced energy storage market is affected by the impacts of country’s policies and economic situations. According to the International Energy Outlook 2013, the world energy consumption will grow by 56% between 2010 and 2040. This growth in ...
Bobby Jindal says Obama denies science of US energy boom. Is he right?
The Christian Science Monitor - 9/16/2014 8:22:55 PM
Domestic production is particularly exceptional relative to the rest of the world, which hasn’t undertaken ... that the rig count there has been flat. What’s a country to do with that kind of energy windfall? Which policies will maximize the benefit ...
Global Renewable Energy: 2009 - 2018
TheSacramento Bee - 9/15/2014 5:39:28 PM
Around 138 countries across the world had set renewable energy targets for ... That renewables is the fastest growing energy source for actual electricity production globally, increasing at 3.1 percent per year, is indication of its outlook.
Blueprint for saving the world: Why the solution to global warming is staring us right in the face
Salon - 9/16/2014 12:23:19 PM
Nevertheless, the organizers are inviting marchers to carry signs proclaiming their priorities for the twinned issues of climate and energy ... China and 40 other countries pledged to restrain production of greenhouse gases so as to limit Earth ...
Louisiana Governor Jindal, likely White House contender, touts energy plan
The Baltimore Sun - 9/16/2014 6:14:05 PM
Jindal, whose state is a major energy producer, unveiled a plan aimed at boosting U.S. energy production and easing regulations ... change and said the United States should work with other countries to address it. Jindal told reporters, "I hope it's ...
Canada Tops The World In Forest Degradation Thanks To Climate Change, Logging And Energy Development
Think Progress - 9/5/2014 3:13:51 PM
Canada leads the world in forest degradation ... heavily-forested region in the country, home to 29 percent of the country’s total forested land. Many of the region’s forests are used as crops for timber or paper production, so total forested area ...