Definition: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, 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 - consumption map
IEA’s World Energy Outlook 2016 Includes the Paris Agreement, But Doesn’t Reach the Goal
instituteforenergyresearch.org - 12/6/2016 7:07:33 PM
The International Energy Agency released its latest World Energy Outlook on November 16 ... Despite IEA’s belief that coal consumption is on the decline in China, the country still uses a great deal of coal—3 to 4 times as much as the United States ...
India to Become World's Third Largest Solar Market via New Solar Power Plant
Nature World News - 11/30/2016 12:48:07 PM
With the goal of India to replace coal with cheaper solar power by 2020, the South Asian country has recently unveiled the world's largest solar power ... alarming number in the country's energy consumption if it continue to depend on fossil fuel.
India’s triple energy challenge
bloomberg.com - 11/30/2016 5:02:50 AM
India’s per-capita power consumption is expected to increase 3.2 times by 2040 (Figure 8) but even then it would be less than that of the US, China and Japan in 2015. The country is expected to overtake China as the world’s most populous country in 2021.
China’s Wind Power Curtailment Rate Declined During First Nine Months of 2016
Renewable Energy World - 12/7/2016 12:18:21 PM
Wind and solar power curtailment across China for the first half of this year was equivalent to that recorded for the whole of 2015 and exceeded the country’s total electricity consumption in ... to Renewable Energy World Magazine and our award-winning ...
UPDATE 1-China aims to double ethanol output to 4 mln tonnes by 2020 - agency
Reuters - 12/5/2016 12:13:34 PM
The world's largest energy consumer plans to raise the non-fossil fuel portion of primary energy consumption to 15 percent from 12 ... wind and solar have expanded rapidly in recent years, the country has struggled to meet its targets for agricultural ...
China leads the world in solar power installations
Computer World - 12/6/2016 10:20:50 PM
China continues to lead the world in solar-power installations and is expected ... The FYP also intends to attain a non-fossil fuel renewable energy consumption of around 15% by 2020 and 20% by 2030, Mathur said in an email reply to Computerworld.
China Climate Forecast Challenged By Coal Use – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 12/5/2016 3:23:51 AM
Although the country leads the world in developing renewable energy sources ... China’s newly-released five-year plan for the electricity sector suggests that consumption could rise again. Coal-fired generating capacity will expand by as much as 19 ...
Reasons Why The US Will Dominate The World Economy For The Foreseeable Future
Forbes - 12/5/2016 9:07:27 AM
Geopolitical Strategist Peter Zeihan is a global energy ... up with the only country that matters? Everything else is going to be a free for all. In the United States, you have the market, the financial capital, the labor system, the consumption base ...
Global Isocyanate Market 2016 - Production, Size, Sales, Market Share, Consumption, Growth and Trends to 2027
ENERGY INDUSTRY TODAY - 12/6/2016 5:05:52 PM
To provide historical and forecast revenue of the market segments and sub-segments with respect to four main geographies and their countries- North America, Europe, Asia, and Rest of the World (ROW) To provide country level analysis of the market with ...
EU on track to meet 2020 target for renewable energy: Report
The New Indian Express - 12/1/2016 7:31:58 AM
COPENHAGEN: EU countries are ... In that sector, renewable energy use remains insufficient and greenhouse gas emissions are rising again," he added. The bloc's 2020 target calls for 20 percent of gross final energy consumption to come from renewable ...
Obama's Dirty Secret: US Fossil Fuel Projects Littered Around the World
Yale Global Online - 12/2/2016 1:50:11 PM
The Energy and Environmental Reporting Project is supported by the Blanchette Hooker Rockefeller Fund, Energy Foundation, Open Society Foundations, Rockefeller Brothers Fund, Rockefeller Family Fund, Lorana Sullivan Foundation and the Tellus Mater Foundation.
China unveils plan to beef up ethanol production by 2020
Biofuels International - 12/6/2016 2:42:42 PM
According to Reuters, the world's largest energy consumer plans to raise the non-fossil fuel portion of primary energy consumption to 15% from 12% ... solar have expanded rapidly in recent years, the country has struggled to meet its targets for ...
EDITORIAL: OPEC deal fresh reminder of the need to find new energy sources
朝日新聞 - 12/3/2016 2:17:37 PM
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ... the world economy emerges and takes hold, the Japanese economy will also benefit from the trend. But the fact remains that the Japanese economy depends on oil for 40 percent of its energy consumption ...
Why We Have to Promote Renewable Energy
zmescience.com - 12/6/2016 9:30:43 PM
Renewable energy is a solution to our environmental problems. It could impact both climate change and air pollution health issues. Renewable Energy Is Worth the Investment Renewable energy makes countries ... damage fossil fuel consumption causes to ...
Meeting the development agenda
weekly.ahram.org.eg - 12/6/2016 2:06:54 PM
They emphasised the importance of creating a network of Middle Eastern countries alongside developed countries to address the world’s water and energy ... find solutions by the year 2020 by cutting energy consumption by 20 per cent and converting more ...