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
World Bank lends Vietnam $90m to tackle climate change
Energy Live News - 6/27/2016 5:40:30 PM
That includes policies in transportation and industrial production that will improve air quality as well as energy efficiency and renewables. Achim Fock, Acting Country Director for the World Bank in Vietnam said: “Fostering climate change adaptation and ...
Supplying electricity through nuclear power
The Hindu - 6/27/2016 1:41:18 AM
An additional 63 new nuclear plants are under construction in 15 countries. According to data from 2012, nuclear power accounted for over a tenth of the world’s electricity production. And yet, in the early days when nuclear power had just been realised ...
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.
Solar plane partner sees energy reforms in U.S.
USA Today - 6/26/2016 7:26:05 AM
“You are one of the most entrepreneurial countries in the world, and the utilities here are highly entrepreneurial ... “The world is going through a massive transformation” when it comes to energy production and use, he said.
Air Pollution To Kill Millions By 2040: International Energy Agency
NDTV - 6/27/2016 12:54:11 PM
"Without changes to the way that the world produces and uses energy, the ruinous toll from air pollution on human life is set to rise," the IEA said. Harmful greenhouse gas emissions should continue to fall in industrialised countries and recent signs of ...
World Bank: Uganda could get rich on oil
United Press International - 6/24/2016 9:58:47 AM
The U.S. Energy Information Administration said Uganda ... of oil in Uganda since operations began and most of that was in the country's Lake Albert basin. Once production begins, the World Bank estimates Uganda could bring in up to $2 billion per year ...
California's last operating nuclear power plant to close by 2025
MusicZine - 6/26/2016 1:24:00 PM
"In its recognition that renewable energy is more cost-effective and viable than nuclear power, this proposal marks the beginning of an extraordinary chapter in energy production that will command attention around the world", Newsom said in a statement.
Brexit And The Energy Equation
investing.com - 6/27/2016 7:53:32 AM
And Britain, of course, isn't the only country in Europe ... in the growth of oil production worldwide. If the cause of our current economic difficulties was, in part, high oil prices which slowed the world economy, then an energy connection comes into ...
OPEC Member States Continued to Exceed Cartel's Oil Production Quota in May
Talk Of The Devils - 6/26/2016 9:30:45 PM
Oil has advanced about 86 pct from a 12-year low since four months ago as world glut is cut by instability and a drop in USA production which is under strain from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... oil analyst at Energy Aspects.
SIGFOX Awarded as Technology Pioneer By World Economic Forum
Business Wire - 6/27/2016 4:33:06 AM
SIGFOX, whose rapidly growing network now extends to 20 countries and all continents ... health (medtech), food, energy, environment, financial services (fintech) and production. The World Economic Forum today announced its selection of the world ...
Wind and solar PV have won the race – it’s too late for other clean energy technologies
THE CONVERSATION - 6/26/2016 3:54:19 PM
Across the world ... pace because each country will sooner or later run out of rivers to dam, and biomass availability is severely limited. Both wind and PV access massive economies of scale. Their ability to saturate national electricity markets around ...
BP 2016: Global Energy Production At A Glance
Seeking Alpha - 6/13/2016 11:52:02 AM
The BP (NYSE:BP) statistical review of World Energy was published on 8th June ... Bangladesh was up 12.2% as that country continues to exploit its large gas reserves. Figure 3: Coal production looks as though it may have peaked, at least in the near ...
Nuclear power taking a back seat to safer energy sources
Decatur Daily - 6/27/2016 12:01:05 AM
Also, a report said the closures would increase wholesale energy costs for ... as wind and solar production prices continue to fall. That’s a small price to pay. The German government has vowed to shut down the country’s nuclear sites by 2021.
Wind energy is already an American industry
REVE - 6/26/2016 4:22:57 PM
We tend to think of wind power as something the Europeans do, but the United States has a robust and growing sector that leads the world ... energy source in America. The U.S. Department of Energy says wind is on track to supply 10 percent of the country ...
Independence? Not for Britain’s energy market
The National - 6/26/2016 7:26:05 AM
The ascendancy of climate-change deniers, who overlap closely with the anti-Europeans, will put an axe to the country’s renewable energy plans. Britain’s relations with the Muslim world will be ... or English – production dwindles, dependence on ...