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
Africa: Embrace Green Energy for Growth, Uhuru Urges African Countries
AllAfrica - 5/26/2016 6:58:25 AM
Last year, Bloomberg New Energy Finance ranked Kenya among the top 10 countries in the world that have made significant investments ... With a demand of 1585 as at January 2016 against a production capacity of 2,319, the country has - for the first time ...
Portugal ‘keeps lights on using only renewable energy’
Euronews - 5/20/2016 12:41:59 PM
Experts say good management and favourable weather conditions helped the country to capitalise on recent investments in wind and hydro power. In the early part of this century, less than 1 percent of Portugal’s electricity production came from wind ...
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.
Bringing electricity to more Bangladeshis
The Daily Star - 5/24/2016 8:44:00 PM
Tens of millions of Bangladeshis have gained access to electricity ... country in coming years. Currently, natural gas accounts for more than 80 percent of fuel used for power generation. However, a British Petroleum study estimates that given existing ...
U.S. remains world's top producer of hydrocarbons in 2015, EIA reports
bilbaoya.com - 5/25/2016 3:03:23 AM
Although Russian petroleum production has continued to grow, the country's natural gas ... In its Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), the EIA sees little movement in the overall production levels for the world's three largest petroleum producers.
Oil Rally Pauses After Canada, Iran Up Production
Yahoo Finance - 5/24/2016 8:51:09 PM
The U.S.’ hydrocarbon production is roughly split evenly between natural gas and petroleum on an energy equivalent basis ... it also has the most spare capacity in the world – it is the only country that can turn the taps on and off quickly.
Energy Storage Growth May Boost African Mining Industry
Renewable Energy World - 5/25/2016 1:11:50 PM
Like other regions of the world, the African mining sector is struggling ... Africa is catching up rapidly. “The production of solar panels, wind turbines, and other clean energy technology as well as solar PV storage batteries requires a vast range ...
Sweden Is Leading A Renewable Energy Revolution, Aims To Go Completely Free Of Fossil Fuels
IndiaTimes - 5/26/2016 6:58:25 AM
With the world's fossil fuel stocks running out there is an ... As of 2015, only 15 percent of the country's total energy production came from non-conventional sources. India has however set an ambitious target of producing 40 per cent of its total power ...
10 things you probably didn't know about green energy jobs
Edie - 5/25/2016 1:54:47 PM
3) Wind energy employment in the US rose by 21% in the past year Having spoken about the world’s largest emitter ... could cut EU emissions by 1.5Gt – while some countries have simply lowered production. 9) Indonesia’s biofuel industry has ...
ExxonMobil CEO: ending oil production 'not acceptable for humanity'
The Guardian - 5/25/2016 7:24:04 PM
Shareholders win vote that could support board candidates concerned about climate as Rex Tillerson faces turbulent annual meeting Rex Tillerson, the boss of oil giant ExxonMobil, said cutting oil production ... world’s energy demands by 2040, even if ...
The role of society in energy transitions
Nature - 5/25/2016 10:34:21 AM
Such strategies focus on altering the processes of energy production to cut emissions ... emissions are expected to grow by around 16%. If countries are going to keep their pledge to prevent the world warming by more than 2 °C above pre-industrial ...
Venezuela Crisis 2016: Coca-Cola Sugar Shortage Latest Blow To Big Companies Operating In Country On Brink Of Collapse
International Business Times - 5/25/2016 1:47:38 PM
Reduced production of basic goods, including pre-cooked cornmeal and cooking oil, is adding to a broader shortages of food supplies, electricity and medical ... Libya and Eritrea as the worst country in the world for doing business, the World Bank said ...
Rebel Group The Niger Delta Avengers Threatens One of World's Largest Oil Supplies
ABC News - 5/25/2016 2:52:03 PM
The group has threatened to shut down the West African nation’s production of oil and gas if its demands are not met. The Niger Delta Avengers’ attacks on the region have led to Nigeria’s oil output plummeting by nearly 40 percent, the country’s ...
Qatar energy minister wants ‘fair’ oil price
Casa Grande Valley Newspaper - 5/25/2016 8:32:40 AM
We need to have a fairer price so that we can have the ability to invest more in order to secure the energy supply to the world and avoid any price shock.” In the interview, al-Sada did not rule out reviving talks of a freeze in production among major ...
Why OPEC's Spare Crude Production Capacity Is Almost Irrelevant
Seeking Alpha - 5/25/2016 6:30:58 AM
Hedging lowers price risks of increasing future production ... if it elected to do so. Energy Information Administration (EIA) estimates total commercial inventories in OECD countries just under 3.1 billion barrels, about 425 million barrels higher ...