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
10 Top Cobalt-producing Countries
Resource Investing News - 4/26/2015 9:47:25 AM
The DRC is the world’s largest producer ... even causing some mines in the Katanga region (the country’s most significant cobalt-mining area) to halt production, according to Bloomberg. The hope is that electricity issues will not last long ...
Analysts: Solar energy is on the verge of a 'global boom'
The Business Insider - 4/25/2015 10:13:04 PM
SINGAPORE/TOKYO (Reuters) - One by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks of the world's top industrialized ... that have dominated electricity production since the 1950s.
Denmark's wind power fairytale: A small country with big dreams of a fossil-free future
Deutsche Welle - 4/27/2015 8:09:00 PM
Weaning the world off fossil fuels will be a central issue when 196 countries meet in Paris later this to reach ... The investment appears to have paid off. Since 1990, green energy production has grown eight-fold in Denmark, while the economy grew by ...
Why the World’s Most Polluted Country Is the Future of Green Manufacturing
CSR Wire - 4/27/2015 10:00:33 AM
In a report for the World Wildlife Fund, Roland Berger Strategy Consultants write that “China is the largest clean tech country in absolute ... Kevin Chang turned to energy efficiency to improve his bottom line. Chang’s production line requires ...
Two days of earthquakes have set Nepal’s economy back by more than a decade
Quartz - 4/27/2015 6:11:29 AM
In all, the destruction could push the economy of Nepal—already one of the world’s poorest countries—back by ... “They will have to be torn down and rebuilt, which means reduced electricity production for some years. So, I see great challenges ...
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.
Countries, Oil Companies Will Stop Routine Gas Flaring
Environment News Service - 4/17/2015 12:28:25 PM
I appeal to all oil-producing countries and companies to join this important initiative.” Russia’s Deputy Minister of Energy Kirill Molodtsov said, “The Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation shares the World Bank concerns about associated ...
Solar power may shake up energy sector
The Rakyat Post - 4/27/2015 7:08:45 AM
One by one, Japan is turning off the lights at the giant oil-fired power plants that propelled it to the ranks of the world’s top industrialised ... 10 regional monopolies that have dominated electricity production since the 1950s. Japan is retiring ...
Russia seeking alternative uranium production sources
investorintel.com - 4/25/2015 7:35:35 PM
At present Mongolia is considered as one of the world’s most promising countries for uranium production and the development of local uranium fields may fully meet Russia’s uranium needs for the next several years. Currently there are six layers of ...
World’s First Electric Taxi Built by NTU Singapore in Collaboration with TUM, Germany
Clean Tech - 4/27/2015 5:21:22 AM
While Singapore is not an automotive manufacturing country, the nation’s economy will definitely ... given that the electric vehicle production globally is expected to rise rapidly over the next decade.” TUM CREATE Chief Executive Officer Professor ...
From Energy Storage Systems to New Business Models - Intersolar Europe's Accompanying Program Creates Added Value
The Business Journal - 4/27/2015 11:40:45 AM
The German Solar Energy ... production equipment within the German Engineering Association (VDMA-PV). With the support of the European Photovoltaic Industry Association (EPIA). With events spanning four continents, Intersolar is the world's leading ...
Copenhagen to be the world’s first carbon-neutral capital
The Star Online - 4/27/2015 1:53:47 AM
Copenhagen aims to be the world ... and solar electricity to the grid, and upgrading energy-guzzling buildings. To achieve carbon neutrality in 2025, Copenhagen must use less energy than it does today and also switch to green energy production.
UAE has 4% of world's oil, 3.5% of gas reserves: Energy Minister
MENAFN - 4/19/2015 1:23:18 PM
production, noting that the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, hosts the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), making the country a focus of world attention with regard to renewable energy. This was stated during a lecture delivered in Dubai today by the UAE ...
Denmark Sets World Record For Wind Power Production
Think Progress - 1/7/2015 1:44:03 PM
Thirty-seven years later, the country has set a new world record for wind production by getting ... England, and Denmark build out their offshore wind farms. Wind generated enough electricity to power just over 25 percent of U.K. homes in 2014 — a ...
Why Alternative Energy Isn’t Taking It on the Chin (Despite Low Oil Prices)
NASDAQ - 4/27/2015 12:02:14 PM
Increasingly, energy demand is being driven by developing nations and even countries ... much of the world pays higher prices for crude than we do in the U.S. These premiums result from insufficient and/or inefficient local production or generation ...