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, 2012See also: Electricity - consumption map
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
Atlantic Online - 12/3/2013 6:46:38 PM
The Energy Shift now under way is as much geographical as it is technological. Case in point: By 2040, the developing world will account for 65 percent of the world’s energy consumption, according to a report released today by the United States Energy ...
EIA: Growth in Energy Use to Come From Outside OECD
dailyfusion.net - 12/4/2013 5:33:52 PM
in their annual World Energy Outlook 2013, which was released last month. According to the EIA, energy use patterns for countries inside the OECD are relatively stable between 2010 and 2040 as primary energy use is projected to grow by 0.5% per ...
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 ...
World will use 56 percent more energy by 2040
The Christian Science Monitor - 7/25/2013 6:37:21 PM
Despite decades of clean-energy innovation and improved efficiency measures, the world's population is consuming carbon-heavy fuels at a quickening pace, a new government report shows. Developing countries are driving the consumption of ...
EIA: World Energy Use Projected to Grow 50 Percent by 2030 in Developing Countries
ecology.com - 10/22/2008 11:57:54 PM
World energy consumption is projected to grow by 50 percent betweenÂ by 2030, driven by robust economic growth and expanding populations in the worldâ€™s developing countries, according to theÂ International Energy Outlook 2008 ReportÂ (IEO ...
EIA Predicts 50% Increase in World Energy Consumption by 2030
redgreenandblue.org - 6/29/2008 11:58:17 PM
World marketed energy consumption is projected to increase by 50 percent from 2005 to 2030, according to a new report from the United States Energy Information Agency. Total energy demand in non-OECD countries is projected to increase by 95 percent ...
UAE to use solar, nuclear energy to cut its dependence on oil resources
Business Recorder - 12/7/2013 7:00:23 AM
Currently, it earns $103 billion from exporting oil and gas but conscious of the fact it will not last for ever, UAE has decided to diversify to alternative sources of energy, official sources told APP. It has already earmarked $15 billion to create a ...
Pakistan among 10 countries facing severe energy crisis: UN report
DAWN Group - 12/4/2013 1:20:21 AM
ISLAMABAD, Dec 3: About 1.3 billion people in the world are living without electricity; two-thirds of them being in 10 countries and four of them ... the annual household electricity consumption in the region is the second lowest among the ...
New energy agency chief sees household energy use rising in industrial countries
New York Times - 9/9/2007 11:56:12 PM
BERLIN — Despite the growing political commitment to tackling global warming, individual energy use and carbon emissions in the leading industrial countries have actually ... the United States are among the world's biggest producers of CO2 ...
A Desperate Need for Electricity in China and Other Developing Countries Is Fueling Global Coal Use
Daily Beast - 12/18/2012 9:42:31 AM
This line is particularly telling: “By 2017, coal will come close to surpassing oil as the world’s top energy source ... The boom in coal use isn’t limited to China and other developing countries. In mid-October, the Swedish utility Vatenfall ...
Energy Use Per GDP Unit by Country
Seeking Alpha - 6/23/2008 11:58:14 PM
This data is not a measure of energy use efficiency, because it does not distinguish between countries with high energy intensity ... is essentially energy independent of the rest of the world and is an energy exporter, and given that Japan is an energy ...
World carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest
theguardian.com - 1/30/2011 11:54:15 PM
World carbon dioxide emissions are one way of measuring a country's economic growth too. And the latest figures - published by the respected Energy Information Administration - show CO2 emissions from energy consumption - the vast majority of Carbon ...
Oil-Rich Nations Use More Energy, Cutting Exports
New York Times - 12/8/2007 11:56:50 PM
The economies of many big oil-exporting countries are growing so fast that their need for energy within their ... decline in Iranian exports will be caused by internal consumption, said a recent report by CIBC World Markets.