Definition: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, 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 - consumption map
Global Fossil Fuel Consumption Subsidies Abound, But Not in the U.S.
instituteforenergyresearch.org - 9/26/2016 5:39:58 PM
the world’s largest energy company. Despite that, Saudi Arabia scaled back some fossil fuel consumption subsidies that artificially lowered the price of fuel for its citizens, increasing its country’s gasoline prices by 50 percent last year.
Asia Outpaces World in Nuclear Power Builds
brinknews.com - 9/28/2016 5:34:36 AM
Global nuclear capacity is stands at 383 gigawatts (GW), that’s 11 percent of world ... consumption of 48 percent by 2040. “Despite the challenges it currently faces, nuclear power has specific characteristics that underpin the commitment of some ...
Electricity Consumption By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
The CIA fact book provides a great resource for global electricity consumption league tables. Indeed the power needs of our world are growing ... The league table shows the most populous countries indeed consume the most electricity, however underneath ...
Microsoft commits to running data centers off 50% renewable energy by 2018
Computer World - 9/26/2016 1:26:26 AM
Microsoft announced it plans to power its data centers around the world using 50% renewable energy by 2018 ... as the company begins using the power of the cloud to reduce fuel consumption by public transportation, adopt clean energy like solar power ...
China expected to account for more than half of world growth in nuclear power through 2040
eia.gov - 9/28/2016 12:15:28 PM
EIA's International Energy ... country with the most electricity generation from nuclear power. In addition to China's need to meet increasing electricity demand, China's nuclear strategy helps to address environmental concerns. China is currently the ...
Mexican Drug War: Free Trade in a Country Plagued by our Own Consumption
docplayer.net - 9/28/2016 12:12:29 AM
Like our high consumption of energy and material products compared to other nations, our drug consumption is also one of the most lucrative markets in the world. We affect other countries with our consumption. Our southern neighbor is the biggest player in ...
World nuclear power consumption by country 2015
www.statista.com - 9/22/2016 12:58:22 PM
Latin America's electricity consumption per capita growth by major country 2015 Latin America's electricity consumption per capita growth by major country 2015 Nuclear electricity consumption in the United Kingdom (UK) 1970 to 2014 Nuclear electricity ...
GCC Thermal Insulation Market to Cross $975 Million by 2021: TechSci Research Report
PR Newswire - 9/26/2016 3:38:16 PM
"Per capita electricity consumption of the GCC nations is higher than the world average. Over the next few years ... Per Capita Electricity Consumption of GCC Countries, 2015 (Megawatt-hour Per Person) Per Capita Electricity Consumption (Megawatt ...
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
The Atlantic - 12/2/2013 11:55:38 PM
The Energy ... world. “As the economies in the non-OECD countries continue to experience relatively fast growth, those countries will also be able to spend more for energy-consuming services,” the report states. One bit of good news: Energy consumption ...
Zurich is the world’s most sustainable city
CURBED - 9/26/2016 9:26:02 AM
Researchers factor in everything from the life expectancy of residents to housing costs, energy consumption ... New York City deemed the 26th most-sustainable in the world. While many of the country’s urban centers had high scores for economic might ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy Information Administration said. Demand will increase to 820 quadrillion British thermal units in 2040 ...
China: Six little known facts about the country’s solar and wind boom
Renew Economy - 9/27/2016 11:58:10 PM
So yes, energy demand in the world’s largest economy is growing but this new data means that all new demand was covered from these sources. In detail that means: Electricity consumption in China rose 0.5% from 2014 to 2015, from 5522 TWh (terawatt-hours ...
China to account for 50% world growth in nuclear power through 2040
theamericanenergynews.com - 9/28/2016 1:48:31 PM
EIA’s International Energy Outlook ... dioxide emissions and the world’s largest consumer of coal. Building new nuclear capacity will increase China’s ability to meet growing electricity demand without increasing the consumption of fossil fuels ...
100 countries push to phase out potentially disastrous greenhouse gas
The Guardian - 9/22/2016 5:59:01 PM
Concerns over the gaping ozone hole over Antarctica spurred countries to agree to ... Worldwide power consumption for air conditioning alone is forecast to surge 33-fold by 2100 as developing world incomes rise and urbanization advances.
Electricity free equipment to tackle water contamination
Financial Express - 9/25/2016 12:37:31 AM
As per a recent report by the World Health Organization (WHO) and Unicef, 597 million people practice open defecation in the country. What follows is microbial ... The only way to make sure water is safe for consumption is by testing its quality and ...