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
PM calls for economic use of gas, electricity
The Daily Star - 5/12/2013 8:16:27 AM
Instead, electricity production decreased by 1000 MW during the period ... We’ve also started the installation of solar powered irrigation pumps in different areas of the country.” Hasina hoped that the existing diesel-run pumps and mini-grids of ...
Misuse of gas and electricity should be checked: PM
energybangla.com - 5/12/2013 10:53:56 AM
... in using gas and electricity considering its growing demand but dearth in production. "Misuse of gas and electricity should be checked to expedite the country's economy," she said adding the government plans to use pipeline gas only in the industries ...
Why Are OPEC Countries Abandoning Oil Consumption?
The Motley Fool - 5/17/2013 1:43:58 AM
... does not fundamentally change its electricity production or consumption, the country could expect to consume as much as 8 million barrels per day of liquid fuel -- oil or natural gas liquids -- by 2030. The United Arab Emirates is also home ...
Angola: Govt to Increase Power Capacity to 8,400 Mw Until 2025
AllAfrica - 5/18/2013 8:45:08 AM
The Ministry of Energy will increase the country's electricity production capacity to 8,400 megawatt until the year 2025, against the current 1,200. This was said Friday in Luanda by the minister of Energy and Water, João Baptista Borges. The minister was ...
No quick fix to Dominican Republic’s energy woes: DC panel
Domican Today - 5/15/2013 11:33:19 AM
There’re won’t be an immediate fix to the energy sector’s crisis unless the electricity production base is changed and the ... if the issue of the billing isn’t dealt with, the country’s energy problem has no solution.
Myanmar: Powering up electricity supplies
oxfordbusinessgroup.com - 5/15/2013 8:34:22 AM
As the poorest country in the ASEAN in terms of per ... At the same time as exploration and production activities are moving ahead, the government is looking to invest in electricity distribution. Regular blackouts are common in most areas of Yangon ...
Viet Nam create master plan for national energy system - Mr Ngai
SteelGuru - 5/16/2013 4:51:16 AM
Mr Tuan said that the country would have to import coal for electricity production by 2015, forcing it to depend on the world energy supply and prices.
Tanzania Energy Sector Expected to Surge With World Bank Loan
AllAfrica - 4/9/2013 4:09:15 AM
At present, the government is the country's main producer of electricity. The state-owned Tanzania Electrical Supply Company (TANESCO) currently has a capacity of nearly 1,100 megawatts daily, but opening up energy production to private companies will ...
Oil demand in developing nations overtakes industrialised world
The Guardian - 5/13/2013 11:53:00 PM
The US pioneered shale gas production in the past decade, resulting in a gas glut in the country that has sent gas prices plunging and led to a massive switch from coal to gas for electricity generation. As with shale gas, the newfound oil ...
Aquentium Announces NO MONEY DOWN, 100% Financing for Commercial Solar Projects in Vernon, California
equities.com - 5/17/2013 5:00:14 PM
is now offering 100% financing and no money down for complete solar systems for commercial businesses in the city of Vernon, California. Aquentium Solar's program is designed to lock in a fixed monthly energy cost and lower the current monthly ...
'Electricity will be the great motive power of the world'; PROFILES
Electric Light & Power - 4/23/2013 6:30:08 AM
ELECTRICITY has played a major part in the development of industry in North East England for over a century. Its introduction was even prophesised by the great Victorian engineer George Stephenson, who was reported via a letter in The Times in 1904 to have ...
After Record 2012, World Wind Power Set to Top 300,000 Megawatts (300GW) in 2013
Democratic Underground.com - 5/14/2013 12:35:57 AM
In a country more readily associated with coal-fired electricity and nuclear power ambitions ... came online in December alone as developers raced to qualify for the federal production tax credit before it expired at the end of the year.
The nuclear players in the Arab world
Nature Publishing group - 4/22/2013 11:56:26 PM
“There is no solution other than nuclear power if we are to keep up with growth and the huge demand for electric power ... about two weeks after IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano visited Crown Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz to discuss nuclear energy ...
A novel concept to store electricity at the bottom of the sea
nanowerk.com - 5/14/2013 11:58:58 PM
The same applies to solar generation: the pumped storage power station can contribute to constant electricity production at night time when ... In his native country Germany the sea is too shallow for the system to be profitable, but there ...
Tajikistan Monitoring & Early Warning Monthly Report, May 2013
ReliefWeb - 5/17/2013 11:23:48 AM
In April 31.6 million kWh of electricity was supplied to Afghanistan (2.4 % of total production). In April, wheat flour prices decreased insignificantly compared to March but sill remained high at all big and regional markets of the country when ...