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
A new report rated countries on ‘sustainable development.’ The U.S. did horribly
Washington Post - 7/21/2016 10:16:52 AM
“It’s the first time anybody has taken a look across the world.” A hundred and ninety-three U.N. member countries ... clean energy,” “decent work and economic growth,” “reduced inequalities,” “responsible consumption and production ...
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.
Green energy future still a long way off
Troy Media - 7/18/2016 11:56:28 PM
Rising world energy demand, and the tens of trillions of dollars ... By 2035, China eclipses the United States as the largest oil-consuming country. Unconventional oil and gas production has skyrocketed in the past several years, expanding the global ...
Hurdles mar Japan’s renewable energy equation
Japan Times - 7/22/2016 7:45:21 AM
Gerhad Fasol, CEO of Eurotechnology Japan, a company that works with European technology companies investing in renewable energy here, says the country has a long way to go to catch up with the rest of the world. “Japan had the initial solar surge in ...
Energy Vision, Energy Leadership
Breaking Energy - 7/22/2016 9:18:25 AM
America continues to lead the world in oil and natural gas production, which is critically important ... which have allowed our country to harness stores of shale energy. Securing abundant, affordable and available energy in an environmentally ...
The Death of World Heritage Sites
Mareeg - 7/23/2016 11:54:42 AM
But there are alternatives. The country has significant potential for renewable-energy production, and it is already a world leader in rooftop solar energy. Of course, the responsibility to avert dangerous anthropogenic climate change does not fall only on ...
Saudi Arabia Boosts Natural-Gas Output — Energy Journal
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 7/21/2016 10:45:30 AM
The world’s top crude-oil exporter has long lagged its rivals in natural-gas production but on Wednesday ... But the kingdom is one of a handful of countries that still burns crude oil for electricity because of gas shortages. OIL SEARCH ABANDONS BID ...
Cannery reduces water consumption by 40pc aided by AZTI
FIS - 7/22/2016 2:23:14 AM
The canning company Grupo Consorcio has implemented an eco-efficient production plan aimed at reducing water consumption ... packaging, water and energy, thereby reducing waste, effluents and emissions at origin, minimizing their treatment and management ...
Nigeria’s dwindling energy fortunes
Vanguard - 7/23/2016 6:14:06 PM
The challenges confronting the Nigerian petroleum industry have started to take its toll on the economy of the country, leading to a massive ... and gas exports owing to shut-downs and shut-ins in production arising from repair works at some NNPC terminals ...
Huge oil producer goes big on clean energy
Yahoo News - 7/21/2016 1:51:37 PM
As well as being a big player in fossil fuels, Norway is now making waves when it comes to clean energy. The government has said ... "It is important that highly industrialized countries in the western world really act as front runners, otherwise it ...
Energy Market Transitions: Where Will The IOCs Fit?
Forbes - 7/21/2016 2:41:43 PM
IOCs were forced into places where exploration and production would ... Instead the majority of future energy demand growth will come from the developing world. For stringent carbon policies to be consequential, countries such as China and India need ...
Asian Countries Still Being Bullied by Beijing in South China Sea
cdanews.com - 7/23/2016 5:42:29 AM
Current U.S. Energy Information Administration estimates indicate that ... despite the verdict of the U.N. Permanent Court of Arbitration. The dispute is holding up production. Most foreign oil firms are not willing to commit resources to these oil fields ...
Suncor Energy releases 2016 Report on Sustainability and new long-term sustainability goals
EIN Newsdesk - 7/21/2016 10:12:41 PM
"These areas of focus are important to the sustainability of our company, our communities, and our country," said Steve Williams, president and chief executive officer. "The way the world ... energy. "I believe in climate change and that the production ...
Germany & Australia Green Energy Debacles: A Cautionary Tale for America
instituteforenergyresearch.org - 7/21/2016 2:48:53 PM
With over 30 percent of its electricity generated from renewable energy, Germany has among the highest electricity prices in the world ... to countries where prices are stable and low and the regulatory environment is conducive to production.
Energy from Offshore: Engineering Firm Transitions Expertise from Offshore Oil to Offshore Wind
Renewable Energy World - 7/22/2016 11:12:57 AM
After the most recent oil production boom in the Gulf of Mexico ended ... coast of the U.S. Engineering Software Supports the Clean Energy Transition For more than 40 years, the world’s offshore engineers have used advanced engineering software, such ...