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
The 17 Countries Generating The Most Nuclear Power
The Business Insider - 3/6/2014 5:17:49 PM
but through licensing their technology to developing countries looking for a new energy source. For that reason, nuclear power has remained a viable and important form of energy, one which will be integral to the world over the next fifty years.
Russian energy should keep flowing
CNN Money - 3/3/2014 8:41:49 PM
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Oil prices spiked nearly $2 a barrel Monday on escalating tensions in Ukraine, but experts say the world's need for Russian oil and natural gas -- and Russia's need for the revenue generated -- should ensure the taps stay ...
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.
Wind and solar energy can be cost effective in all countries, IEA study proves
Eco-business - 2/28/2014 2:23:00 AM
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has confirmed that countries ... Integration is not simply about adding wind and solar on top of ‘business as usual’. We need to transform the system as a whole to do this cost-effectively.”
South Korea energy market: Latest market analysis presented
Live-PR - 3/6/2014 2:11:42 PM
... increasing by 3.7% in 2011 from 7.1% in 2010 and primary energy consumption growing by 5.1% (6.4% in 2010). China kept running ahead (highest energy consumption in 2011, 19% above the United States), while India consolidated its position of world´s ...
Ukraine has 15 nuclear power reactors in operation, accounting for nearly 44 percent of its electricity production in 2013
worldbulletin.net - 3/5/2014 6:34:46 AM
because of "a grave threat to the security" of the country posed by the Russian military. Ukraine has 15 nuclear power reactors in operation, accounting for nearly 44 percent of its electricity production in 2013, according to the International Atomic ...
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 ...
Water Shortages Slow Energy Production Worldwide
The World Bank Group - 1/19/2014 11:55:58 PM
decreased energy production in power plants in the United States and threatened hydropower generation in many countries, including Sri Lanka, China and Brazil. The problem is expected only to get worse. By 2035, the world’s energy consumption will ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 9:15:50 AM
The following provides estimates of the cost of running a field for OPEC members and other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy ... the world: Oilfields Estimated Production ...
US energy production will surpass consumption by 2035, BP forecasts
fuelfix.com - 1/15/2014 6:24:17 PM
will surpass Europe to become the largest buyer of overseas energy sources in the world by 2035, especially as it doubles its use of natural gas to 12 percent, eating into coal’s dominance in the country. Natural gas production in China could grow more ...
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 ... Kenya is rich in potential geothermal energy. And the rising population in East Africa has increased the demand for ...
The Average Price of Electricity, Country by Country
theenergycollective.com - 9/24/2013 11:58:43 PM
Canadian electricity is cheap at 10 US cents per kilowatt hour, which is reflected in their high average electricity usage. US electricity prices at 0.12 $/kWh are also quite cheap internationally. In India and China they are very cheap. I find this ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
Performance across North America shows contrasting circumstances, from the import and fossil fuel dependence ... energy system aims to make Costa Rica the world's first carbon-neutral country, with 99% of electricity output from renewable energy sources.
Two countries dominate world’s green energy workforce, report says
fuelfix.com - 1/22/2014 11:59:34 PM
HOUSTON — China and Brazil lead the world in renewable energy employment, hosting nearly half of all green energy jobs, according to a new research report. Worldwide, about 5.7 million people worked in the renewable energy sector in 2012 directly or ...
US Energy Production Growing by Leaps and Bounds: BP
CNBC - 6/14/2013 4:19:52 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 ...