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
World’s largest geothermal energy facility launched in Kenya
Hydrogen Fuel News - 10/24/2014 1:25:38 PM
It also makes it possible to lower the cost of production of goods and this can reduce ... All that cannot happen if you don’t have the essentials which is energy.” He added that the investments the country is making will help to empower the country ...
Kenya Opens World’s Largest Single Turbine Geothermal Plant
Inhabitat - 10/23/2014 8:22:00 PM
These investments that we are making will go a long way towards empowering our people and combat social ills that have inflicted this country over the years ... 7,000 to 10,000 MW of geothermal energy production in the Rift Valley.
Power Production Decentralizes in Mexico
IEEE Spectrum - 10/23/2014 4:32:56 PM
This summer, the Mexican government signed into law energy and electricity grid reforms that will accelerate the decentralization of its electricity production (See “Mexico ... Cooperation and Development, a rich country's club. "In the long run ...
Are Declining Oil Prices Increasing the Risks to OPEC, U.S. Energy Security or Clean Fuels Supplies?
The Energy Collective - 10/23/2014 5:37:21 PM
Once other OPEC Countries adjusted their exports to satisfactory ... of non-OPEC countries such as the U.S. to maintain current domestic crude oil production levels? U.S. Energy Security Risks – The U.S. domestic crude oil production level has increased ...
WoodMac: US to Achieve Energy Independence by 2025
Rigzone - 10/24/2014 2:37:13 PM
Higher production and lower demand are driving the United States on the path to energy independence by 2025, the first time since 1952 that the nation will export more energy than it imports, according to a recent Wood Mackenzie report. “A country can ...
Kenya: Sustained Investments in Electricity Needed to Power the Economy
AllAfrica - 10/23/2014 8:19:00 AM
As a matter of fact, the promise to increase investment in energy production coming during the Mashujaa Day celebration was timely, recognising availability, reliability and cost of power as crucial to the economic development of the country. The reality ...
US-China co-op could veer world back to 2 degrees
The Australian - 10/24/2014 11:09:37 AM
They looked at the actions of both countries in their most energy-intensive sectors: electricity production, industry, buildings and transport, compared them with each other, and also looked at what each country could achieve if it were to adopt global ...
How natural gas has transformed energy markets
forumblog.org - 10/23/2014 9:59:13 AM
Before the disaster, about one-quarter of Japan’s energy was generated by means of nuclear reactors. Following the disaster, the Japanese government decided to halt production at all nuclear power plants in the country. To compensate for the resulting ...
Why the global energy markets have been changing lately
Yahoo News - 10/24/2014 5:57:39 PM
The U.S. has been scaling multi-decade production highs ... North Africa quickly came back. Various energy agencies quickly cut demand growth expectations. However, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (or OPEC) refused to cut supplies ...
World faces obstacles in developing shale resources, speakers say at Oklahoma City energy conference
Oklahoma News - 10/16/2014 11:11:57 AM
Researchers have identified shale formations in 41 countries around the world ... s shale resources on Wednesday at Oklahoma City University’s 2014 International Energy Conference. The event was held at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City.
Energy Special Section
New York Times - 10/7/2014 10:49:49 PM
Bush famously used — to imported oil from unstable or unfriendly countries. Domestic production had been in free fall for decades as repeated presidential promises of “energy independence” echoed hollowly. But then came the frenzy of drilling in ...
Reports: A Guide To Boosting Solar Energy Demand
Forbes - 9/30/2014 12:03:44 AM
The membership includes United States, many European countries and two from Asia (Japan and South ... technologies could collectively account for 27% of the world’s electricity production by 2050. The first technology uses semiconductors to convert ...
BRICS countries share strategies against malnutrition ahead of ICN2
fao.org - 10/23/2014 9:23:26 AM
Xia Jingyuan, Permanent Representative of the People's Republic of China to the Rome-based UN Agencies, underlined China's goal of remaining self-reliant in the production of staple foods, while reaffirming the country's commitment to sharing technologies ...
What’s behind the drop in oil prices? Here’s what analysts have to say
FORTUNE - 10/15/2014 3:16:31 PM
leading the International Energy Agency to cut its outlook,” Scotiabank Economics wrote. Total world oil demand is expect to grow at 1.05 million barrels per day this year. That’s well below the expected increase in production from non-OPEC countries ...
India's Push for Renewable Energy: Is It Enough?
National Geographic - 9/19/2014 8:48:00 PM
In a synopsis of his government's first hundred days, he touted record growth in coal-fired electricity generation in recent months and set new targets for coal exploration and production. He called the country's gap in electricity access an "abomination."