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 Depends on Two Countries for Increase in Oil Production
OilPrice - 11/11/2013 11:59:04 PM
Click here to find out more. Oil prices will only rise moderately ... steadily ratcheting up production to 8.3 mb/d by 2035. Related article: Serious Oil Problems Uncovered in Nigeria A lot will have to go right for this scenario to play out.
World Economic Forum : 124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
4-traders - 12/13/2013 4:11:37 PM
"Resource wealth or economic development alone do not guarantee high performance ... The top ten is dominated by EU and OECD countries with the exception of Costa Rica and Colombia. 41% of energy supply in the top ten countries comes from low carbon ...
Exxon: World Energy Demand to Grow 35% by 2040
The Motley Fool - 12/12/2013 5:10:04 PM
Those growing needs will be somewhat offset by a slow decline in consumption in the far more energy-hungry economies of the developed world. "People want a warm home, a refrigerator ... thanks to improvements in drilling technology.
These Are The Most Water-Stressed Countries In The World
The Huffington Post - 12/13/2013 4:18:46 PM
Stable and abundant water supplies are becoming increasingly difficult to come by on a warming planet with a growing population. And according to new data, 37 countries in the world already face "extremely high" levels of water stress.
The Average Price of Electricity, Country by Country
theenergycollective.com - 9/24/2013 11:58:43 PM
All the data is based on average prices and exchange rates for 2011, and I’ve graphed them in US cents/kWh to keep it tidy. Let’s start with the obvious. Denmark, Germany and Spain have expensive electricity. In fact in straight dollar terms Denmark is ...
Is the world ready for Iran's oil?
The Christian Science Monitor - 12/12/2013 6:00:10 PM
News of Iran’s potential slow ramp up of oil supply resounded with a downward small ping in prices in late November, later to bounce back based on supply realities and economic growth. Iraqi oil supply keeps increasing, averaging about 3 ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
Those figures do not include the more expensive Orinoco oil from the country's sand deposits ... various types of hydrocarbons in different parts of the world: Oilfields Estimated Production /source Costs ($ 2008) Mideast/N.Africa oilfields ...
Which countries produce the most geothermal electricity?
greenbang.com - 6/3/2012 11:52:57 PM
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, driven by economic growth in developing markets and rising energy demands as those ...
SLIDESHOW: The future of energy – Which countries are best prepared?
mining.com - 12/10/2013 11:53:18 PM
Denmark has introduced a series of policies related to renewable energy, energy efficiency and climate change. The country's goal is to become completeley independent of fossil fuels by 2050. Colombia is strong in energy security and economic growth and ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent ... with the two Asian countries accounting for half the gain. One quadrillion Btu is equal to 172 million barrels of crude oil. China, which used 3.4 percent more energy than the U.S. in 2010 ...
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 carbon dioxide emissions data by country: China speeds ahead of the rest
theguardian.com - 1/30/2011 11:54:15 PM
A reduction in global greenhouse gas emissions is not only the goal of environmentalists but also of pretty much every government in the world ... Japan and Germany • India is now the world's third biggest emitter of CO2 - pushing Russia into fourth ...
Water Demand for Energy to Double by 2035
National Geographic - 1/31/2013 11:34:58 AM
"It takes a great deal of energy to supply water ... For example, for corn ethanol (favored product of the world's number one biofuel producer, the United States), IEA estimates of water consumption can range from four gallons to 560 gallons of water ...
Exxon: Rising living standards propel energy needs
Tulsa World - 12/13/2013 8:12:01 AM
That, along with the drive to reduce costs, will lead to dramatic gains in energy efficiency. Minimum fuel economy requirements in the U.S. and elsewhere are making cars much less thirsty, and stronger building codes and appliance standards will help make ...