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
World Bank raises 2016 oil price forecast to $41 per barrel
Arabian Business - 4/29/2016 10:22:14 AM
The World Bank has raised its 2016 forecast ... and a decline in non-Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries production, mainly US shale. "We expect slightly higher prices for energy commodities over the course of the year as markets rebalance ...
What would the world look like WITHOUT fossil fuels? Interactive website reveals major power sources for nations around the globe
Daily Mail - 4/22/2016 9:54:45 AM
It shows the proportion of each country's electricity generation ... one of the largest in the world, flooded thousands of square kilometres of land for relatively low levels of electricity production. One of the biggest concerns is the reliance of ...
Supply shortages force Venezuela's largest brewer to halt production
dw.com - 4/30/2016 4:58:56 AM
Electricity blackouts, food rations, the world's highest inflation, and now no beer - Venezuela's downward economic spiral knows no limits. The country's largest brewer on Friday closed down the last of its four factories because of a shortage of imported ...
Oil Patch Relieved by Price Rebound
Wall Street Journal - 4/30/2016 2:07:08 AM
Oil prices finished their best month in a year on Friday and are headed back toward $50 a barrel, bringing some relief to beleaguered energy producers ... Declining U.S. production, corporate cost-cutting and production outages around the world have ...
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.
We're producing way more food than the world actually needs -- but a lot of it goes to waste
Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer - 4/29/2016 2:04:09 PM
The researchers used U.N. data to calculate the difference between the amount of food available in each country and the amount its citizens ... hypothetical scenarios involving the future world's energy requirements and population growth and demographics.
Guerrillas and rebels do for world oil market what producers couldn't
Houma Today - 4/29/2016 11:19:30 AM
"The world has become highly prone to disruptions of supply in vulnerable petro states." An effort by the largest oil-producing countries to seal a deal to freeze production failed ... and attacks on energy facilities in the region have been gathering ...
U.S. wind energy generation shows strong results early in 2016
REVE - 4/30/2016 10:31:12 PM
Because of world-class resources and decades of experience siting wind farms in the most productive locations, the U.S. generated more electricity from wind than any other country in 2015 ... Strong production in last half of 2015 and into 2016 Despite ...
World Bank raises 2016 oil price forecast
iNews Today - 4/29/2016 4:38:39 AM
"We expect slightly higher prices for energy commodities over the course of ... and a decline in non-Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) production, mainly US shale. The World Bank's forecast was in line with the forecast of ...
OPEC fails to agree on production cut after Iran, Saudi Arabia disagreement
Bonham Journal - 4/30/2016 1:24:11 AM
Saudi Arabia, the world's biggest exporter, says any production freeze must be binding to ... According to the Russian Energy Ministry, crude exports to countries outside the former Soviet republics could grow by more than four percent to 255 million ...
World Bank Raises Oil-Price Forecast as Oversupply Seen Easing
NYSE Post - 4/29/2016 3:19:54 AM
This forecast of firming energy prices, made in the World Bank's latest edition of its Commodity ... The WB's outlook emphasizes that high oil production by OPEC countries compared to what was expected and weak global economic growth may pose risk to ...
Six maps that will make you rethink the world
Washington Post - 4/29/2016 7:51:55 AM
We don’t often question the typical world map that ... other Latin American countries, which means if you manufacture there you can generate more sales in a fast-growing region. When an American car manufacturer relocates some production to Mexico ...
Planning, Leadership Needed To Harness U.S. Offshore Energy
Breaking Energy - 4/29/2016 1:56:59 PM
“Increased energy production and achieving climate goals are not ... It is playing a big part in making the U.S. more energy secure, strengthening our country’s standing in the world. Milito: “Safe and responsible offshore energy development is ...
Pakistan among eight fast growing world economies, says Ahsan
Pakistan Defence - 4/29/2016 12:09:37 PM
INP ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is among the eight fast growing economies of the world due to structural reforms introduced ... economic uplift to all provinces and regions of the country. Under the CPEC, energy sector had been prioritised in the first phase ...
Hair left half-cut in Venezuela electricity chaos
Times of India - 4/30/2016 6:53:28 AM
The rolling electricity cuts the Venezuelan government ordered ... Fedecamaras said the measure is curtailing activity just when the country needs more working time to boost production. The blackouts "will hugely affect production of goods and services ...