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
Best: Assessing our rapidly changing world of energy
Denver Post - 3/28/2015 11:00:35 PM
Allen Best: In the world of energy, what is the ... occurred in many places across the country. Q. Two years ago at this conference, you said that we have received an unexpected blessing in the form of natural gas production and that we'd better not ...
Fossil Fuel Free Is No Country for the Poor
Wall Street Journal - 3/26/2015 11:53:04 PM
Richard Branson,Arianna Huffington and several other business icons recently called on world ... and gas production rise in the U.S., utility bills fall. The average American household saved $1,200 in disposable income in 2012 because of lower energy ...
Modi calls for slashing India's energy imports by 10%
Commodity Online - 3/27/2015 9:54:21 AM
Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, has called for enhancing domestic production to reduce the energy import burden of the country by at least 10 percent ... The Prime Minister said India, with one-sixth of the world's population, should shoulder ...
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.
Why Bombing This Tiny Oil Producer Is Roiling the Energy Market
Bloomberg - 3/26/2015 4:40:35 AM
(Bloomberg) -- While Yemen contributes less than 0.2 percent of global oil output, its location puts it near the center of world energy trade ... regional powers began bombing rebel targets in the country that produced less than Denmark in 2013.
New Zealand breaks renewable energy record
United Press International - 3/26/2015 10:38:30 AM
WELLINGTON, New Zealand, March 26 (UPI) --The share of renewable energy on the grid in New Zealand is the highest it's been in close to 20 years, the country's energy minister ... is the fourth largest in the world," Energy and Resources Minister Simon ...
Benefiting From Mexico's Energy Reforms
Seeking Alpha - 3/27/2015 5:11:01 PM
Pemex is Mexico's largest company and one of the largest oil producers in the world, according to ... total cargo transported through the country's ports to 42.5%. (click to enlarge) If the energy reforms boost oil production as the government expects ...
World Bank launches initiative to promote solar power
The Nation - 3/29/2015 11:20:52 PM
“The World Bank Group is committed to promoting ... significantly speeds this process to enable initial electricity production to begin within two years of initiating an engagement. “The countries we work with in Africa to support the development ...
Solar Energy Lights Up in Latin America
Truth Out - 3/27/2015 2:47:51 PM
Solar energy is perhaps the most expeditious solution to help Latin America in its quest for energy security. The production of solar energy does ... is that there is a heavy correlation between the world's energy needs and sunlight, meaning sunlight ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Politicians and activists may love to talk about renewable energy sources, but in today’s world ... proven crude oil reserves and the fourth largest proven natural gas reserves in Africa. The civil war in 2011 severely impacted oil production and exports ...
US is named Partner Country for HANNOVER MESSE 2016
Aerospace Manufacturing and Design - 3/28/2015 10:21:48 AM
HANNOVER MESSE, the world’s leading trade fair for industrial ... The thematic focus of Partner Country USA will include energy efficiency and energy production, state-of-the-art production engineering, smart technologies, education and training and ...
Denmark Sets World Record For Wind Power Production
Think Progress - 1/7/2015 1:44:03 PM
Thirty-seven years later, the country has set a new world record for wind production by getting ... England, and Denmark build out their offshore wind farms. Wind generated enough electricity to power just over 25 percent of U.K. homes in 2014 — a ...
Why Yemen that produces less oil than Denmark is roiling energy markets
Financial Post - 3/26/2015 12:04:24 PM
While Yemen contributes less than 0.2% of global oil output, its location puts it near the center of world energy trade. The nation shares ... regional powers began bombing rebel targets in the country that produced less than Denmark in 2013.
Norway and Britain to build world's longest subsea power cable
Economic Times - 3/26/2015 3:17:40 PM
OSLO: The ... Britain's Energy Secretary Ed Davey said. National Grid said that supply from Norway could potentially reduce peak prices, saving money for households and businesses. It will also help to increase renewable energy production in Norway and ...
FACTBOX-Oil production cost estimates by country
Reuters - 7/28/2009 5:19:37 AM
July 28 (Reuters) - The cost of pumping ... other individual countries, obtained from traders and industry analysts. It also gives the International Energy Agency's more general assessment of costs for the oil-producing regions of the world.