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
General Motors Cuts Energy Consumption and Costs with LED Upgrade from Current, powered by GE Across 32 Sites
Market Watch - 3/29/2017 12:21:32 PM
0.20% The installation includes 32 GM sites around the world and reduces lighting-related energy consumption by 60 percent, saving the company an estimated $2.3 million in annual energy costs. Current's connectivity-capable LEDs open the door to future ...
United Arab Emirates Energy Profile: Among World’s 10 Largest Oil Producers – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 3/29/2017 6:33:45 PM
The UAE has one of the highest rates of per capita petroleum consumption in the world. The UAE is both a major ... its oil fields as part of EOR techniques and (2) the country’s rapidly-expanding electricity grid—already strained by the swift economic ...
These 10 countries are best at providing affordable and sustainable energy
World Economic Forum - 3/22/2017 1:34:15 PM
Now in its fifth year, the World Economic Forum’s Global Energy Architecture Performance Index (EAPI) ranks the performance of countries’ energy systems ... environmental impact of energy supply and consumption. 3. Energy access and security ...
The world’s energy is getting cleaner (and cheaper) — but not fast enough
Washington Post - 3/22/2017 9:23:43 AM
... the world’s top energy performers remain in the advanced industrialized world, there are important lessons coming from developing and emerging economies. They include countries that have found ways to rationalize their consumption of coal, such as China.
Institutional Investors in 8 Countries Sign Agreement to Use Renewable Energy
aiCIO - 3/30/2017 3:55:05 PM
A coalition of 34 institutional investors across eight countries managing ... all its purchased electricity from renewables by 2025. “This commitment is significant as it accounts for around 90% of their total electricity consumption and is expected ...
World Forest Day: Need For Alternative Energy
Leadership - 3/30/2017 5:10:51 AM
As the federal government joined its counterparts to commemorate the World Forest day ... National Forests alone cannot sustain the growing need for fuel wood consumption in the country. To this end , he called for urgent need for a shift to alternative ...
Electricity Consumption By Country
worldatlas.com - 2/8/2017 11:56:44 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 ...
World’s Largest Beer Maker Commits To 100% Renewable Energy
Solar Industry - 3/29/2017 5:36:29 PM
Cheers to sustainability and a clean energy future! Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world’s largest brewer whose brands include ... operates and will help transform the energy industry in countries like Argentina, Brazil, India and South Africa.
World Bank Announces $480 Million In Loan Guarantees For Argentina Renewable Energy Projects
CleanTechnica - 3/19/2017 11:53:25 PM
In a major boost to renewable energy project developers active in Argentina, the World Bank has ... share in electricity consumption by 2017. As a result, several renewable energy auctions are expected to take place in the country over the next few years.
How is Asia embracing low energy buildings?
jllrealviews.com - 3/30/2017 4:06:25 AM
“the building stock in Singapore tends to be better than in other Asian countries, with lower water and energy consumption and a greater focus on creating an climate responsive city.” Over in South Korea, where the world’s first zero carbon office ...
India joins International Energy Association
Money Control - 3/30/2017 10:11:30 AM
India has become part of IEA Association that will allow the country play a more "visible and influential ... About this development, Dr Birol said that today over 70 per cent of world's energy consumption is under the IEA umbrella which increases its ...
Deceptive smart meters – False readings up to 528 percent higher than actual energy consumption
ascendingstarseed.wordpress.com - 3/30/2017 3:44:57 AM
Now, research reveals that these brand new, digital meters – being placed on homes throughout the world ... power-saving devices – including energy-saving light bulbs, heaters, LED bulbs and dimmers. The team then compared actual energy consumption ...
EDISON WORLD: a system of smart home solutions tailored to an energy-aware lifestyle
designboom - 3/27/2017 8:49:09 AM
the services offer consumers customizable means of improving the way they manage their home EDISON WORLD reflects the company ... management solutions for the sustainable consumption and use of energy, in order to fuel progress.’
Will the US lead the LNG pack? Ten energy thought leaders weigh in
Lloyd’s List - 3/28/2017 2:38:43 PM
THE US Energy Information Administration projects a 48% increase in world energy consumption by 2040 — and gas is set ... and marketers are successfully adding new countries to the list of LNG importers, while new LNG buyers are looking for lower ...