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
The World’s Biggest Oil Kingdom Reverses Course
Bloomberg - 10/20/2016 4:04:05 AM
The IEA also anticipates production from non-OPEC countries to rebound in 2017 and increase by ... Khalid al-Falih, who became the country’s oil minister in May, told delegates of the World Energy Congress in Istanbul on Oct. 10 that a price recovery ...
‘World Bank must aid countries to manage shift away from coal’
The Hindu - 10/24/2016 4:30:58 PM
The World Bank and other global development lenders like the Asian Development Bank must help countries such as India to finance the shift of their coal production to more efficient ... would be the backbone of its energy mix for decades to come.”
Offshore production 30% of global crude oil output in 2015
theamericanenergynews.com - 10/25/2016 1:59:27 PM
In 2015, five countries provided 43 per cent of total offshore oil production: Saudi Arabia, Brazil, Mexico, Norway, and the United States. Saudi Arabia. The world’s largest offshore producer has several large offshore oil fields including the Safaniya ...
Sweden on track to meet 100-percent renewables target by 2040: regulator
Reuters - 10/25/2016 5:02:35 AM
Swedish output of wind power has gradually increased as it becomes more cost-efficient, and it now makes up 10 percent of the country's overall energy production ... come under increased scrutiny around the world in the wake of Japan's Fukushima disaster ...
Higher World Oil Prices Allow MCW Energy Group to Enhance Profit Levels as it Moves into its Plant Relocation Plan and a Commercial Production Mode
ENERGY INDUSTRY TODAY - 10/25/2016 1:23:40 PM
EINPresswire.com/ -- TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct 25, 2016) - MCW Energy Group ... the upward trend of world oil prices now hovering at the $ 50.00 bbl. price benchmark, MCW has developed a plan focusing on the reduction of production costs and ...
The world gets bullish on renewables, says International Energy Agency
sandiegouniontribune.com - 10/25/2016 8:01:32 AM
The renewable energy market is ... of wind and solar — wind production dropping when the breezes go still and solar slumping when the sun goes down — that complicates grid integration. Then there’s the issue of countries offering tax credits to ...
Wind could power 20% of the world by 2030, if policy allows
oilpro.com - 10/24/2016 12:06:06 PM
WHY: The most ambitious scenario envisions wind meeting more than 33% of global electricity ... from world governments. WHAT NEXT: Far more likely is an IEA-backed scenario, or the GWEC’s Modest option, which envisions each country making good on ...
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.
South Africa well equipped for nuclear energy, says Eskom
jacarandafm.com - 10/23/2016 6:30:51 AM
Eskom said about two-thirds of the world’s population lived in countries where nuclear power plants were an integral part of electricity production and industrial infrastructures. Around the world, scientists in more than 50 countries used nearly 300 ...
World Bank raises oil price forecast for 2017
Energy Live News - 10/25/2016 1:06:21 AM
The World Bank is raising its 2017 forecast for crude oil prices from $53 (£43) per barrel to $55 (£44.9) per barrel. It comes as members of the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) prepare to cut production after a long period of ...
Russian energy minister says cooperation with OPEC intensifying
gulfbusiness.com - 10/24/2016 11:37:28 AM
Russia is the world’s largest ... Petroleum Exporting Countries and its budget has been hit by low oil prices, the same as for many OPEC nations. Novak, in Vienna after visiting Saudi Arabia over the weekend for talks with Saudi Energy Minister Khalid ...
‘Turning point’ in green energy prompts IEA to drastically raise 5-year outlook
Market Watch - 10/25/2016 5:31:13 AM
In its medium-term Renewable Market Report, the International Energy Agency on Tuesday significantly raised its five-year forecast for green energy, thanks to a rapid decline in costs and strong political support in key countries, such as the U.S. and China.
Potential crude oil output deal 'to satisfy all countries' involved: Russia's Novak
Platts - 10/24/2016 12:34:44 PM
The planned crude oil production deal by OPEC and non-OPEC countries, including Russia, would satisfy all the producers that are to take part in the initiative, Russia's energy minister Alexander ... "Russia is one of the world's biggest oil producers...
Offshore production nearly 30% of global crude oil output in 2015
eia.gov - 10/25/2016 12:19:14 PM
In 2015, five countries provided 43% of total offshore oil production: Saudi Arabia, Brazil, Mexico, Norway, and the United States. Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Rystad Energy Saudi Arabia. The world’s largest offshore producer ...
World Bank Raises 2017 Oil Price Forecast
cajnewsafrica.com - 10/20/2016 11:59:31 PM
JOHANNESBURG – The World Bank is raising its 2017 forecast ... of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) prepare to limit production after a long period of unrestrained output. Energy prices, which include oil, natural gas and ...