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
Flipping the Switch: A Look at India’s Future Energy Demands
Breaking Energy - 10/20/2014 11:57:19 AM
In 2013, coal produced 685,857 GWh, 71 percent of India’s total electricity generation. State-owned Coal India, the world’s largest miner of coal, accounts for over 80 percent of the country’s total production. Despite holding the fifth-largest coal ...
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.
Energy in Sub Saharan Africa Today
Spy Ghana - 10/21/2014 2:04:59 PM
Policies are being put in place in many countries in Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) aimed at expanding domestic energy ... 30 percent of world oil and gas discoveries were made in SSA; but the challenge to turn these discoveries into production and the resulting ...
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.
Kenya To Increase Power Output To 5,000 MW By 2016
Bernama - 10/20/2014 8:29:43 AM
NAIROBI, Oct 20 (BERNAMA-NNN-KBC) -- The Kenyan government intends to scale up electricity production to 5,000 megawatts (MW) by 2016 to reduce high cost of electricity and boost the country's attractiveness ... in the developing world today.
ReportsnReports.com: World & China Smart energy meter Market Research Report, 2009-2019
Green Technology World - 10/21/2014 6:34:00 AM
Complete report available @ http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/282362-market-research-report-on-global-and-chinese-smart-energy-meter-industry-2009-2019.html. The breakdown data of Smart energy meter market are presented by company, by country ...
Au revoir, nuclear power? France eyes an energy shift of its own
The Christian Science Monitor - 10/20/2014 4:07:51 PM
At 50 percent of national energy production ... countries. Despite these advantages, the pressure is on. Germany, Belgium and Switzerland are all abandoning nuclear power. Flagship nuclear firm Areva, which builds nuclear plants around the world, is ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world. ESTIMATES BY COUNTRY Saudi Arabian crude ... In Nigeria, production in ultra-deep water fields can reach $30 a barrel compared ...
World’s best-paid oil workers expose Norway to crude price crash
Financial Post - 10/20/2014 9:34:09 AM
Oil’s slump has wide implications for the Scandinavian country that serves as a model ... $835 billion and owned about 1.3 percent of the world’s publicly traded companies. Taxes from energy production help finance generous government spending at ...
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 ... 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.
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 ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...