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
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.
World Energy Outlook
Counter Punch - 12/9/2013 2:50:27 PM
The just published WORLD ENERGY OUTLOOK 2013 by the Paris based International Energy ... we will be in 2035 that are presented in three scenarios. Their forecasts highlight noteworthy changes in current patterns of supply and demand.
Mexican Senate Approves Energy Overhaul Aimed at Production Boom
Bloomberg - 12/11/2013 7:02:48 AM
Mexico’s Senate approved an energy overhaul bill that supporters say will make the country the world’s fifth-largest oil producer in about a decade, spurring growth in Latin America’s second-biggest economy. Mexican senators passed the ...
World Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
OilPrice - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
The IEA released the 2013 edition of its much-anticipated World Energy Outlook, which projects oil ... Yet, the IEA believes that over half of this production will come from two countries: Iraq and Brazil. First, let’s take Iraq. Iraq has the fifth ...
The Average Price of Electricity, Country by Country
theenergycollective.com - 9/24/2013 11:58:43 PM
Or better yet, is my electricity cheap or expensive? To try and answer this question I’ve collected average electricity prices from 17 countries around the world, and converted them to $/kWh (US). All the data is based on average prices and exchange ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of pumping a barrel of oil out of the ground depends on a variety of factors, including the size and accesibility of the field. Oil companies are often reluctant to give precise cost information. The following ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
greenbang.com - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
However, in the US, the world’s largest producer of geothermal power, growth has slowed. So which countries are fueling the surge in geothermal development? Let’s take a look: Much of the progress is occurring in East Africa, Central America and Asia ...
EIA: OPEC's November Production at Low of More Than Two Years
The Wall Street Journal - 12/10/2013 1:16:13 PM
Crude-oil production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries hit a 2 1/2-year low in November amid output disruptions in Nigeria and Libya, a U.S. government report said Tuesday. OPEC production totaled 29.3 million barrels a ...
World carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest
theguardian.com - 1/30/2011 11:54:15 PM
World carbon dioxide emissions are one way of measuring a country's economic growth too. And the latest figures - published by the respected Energy Information Administration - show CO2 emissions from energy consumption - the vast majority of Carbon ...
US Energy Production Growing by Leaps and Bounds: BP
CNBC - 6/14/2013 3:15:27 PM
In a statistical review of energy demand in 2012 ... The U.S. saw "the biggest increase in oil and gas production of all the countries in the world," BP Chief Economist Christof Ruhl told CNBC's "Squawk Box" this week. "This was the biggest increase ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
“This will have a profound effect on the development of world energy markets.” Demand in countries outside the Organization ... $105.49 on the New York Mercantile Exchange. U.S. oil production climbed to 7.56 million barrels a day in the ...
Water Demand for Energy to Double by 2035
National Geographic - 1/31/2013 11:34:58 AM
The amount of fresh water consumed for world energy production is on track to double within the next 25 years, the International Energy Agency (IEA) projects. And even though fracking—high-pressure hydraulic fracturing of underground rock formations for ...
2 Near-Term Catalysts To Push Uranium Prices Higher
Seeking Alpha - 12/10/2013 4:00:51 PM
Uranium is a significant source of fuel used in nuclear reactors that generate electricity for personal and industrial consumption throughout the world. Supply and demand have come out of balance as a result of increased demand and globally reduced mining ...
Has the World Already Passed “Peak Oil”?
National Geographic - 11/8/2010 11:59:37 PM
"If the consuming nations do not make major efforts to slow down the oil demand growth, we will see higher oil prices," Birol said ... be short enough to send oil prices soaring to double today’s level. A major reason for the rising prices and flatlining ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
In order for countries to make dramatic reductions for a greener future, energy efficiency will likely be a big part of the equation. What they’ll find is a huge gap between countries with a head start, and those still in the blocks.