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
Top Oil-Producing Nations, Majors Join World Bank to End Flaring by 2030
NGI - 4/20/2015 9:07:24 PM
Nine of the world's top ... gas at oil production sites by 2030. The initiative, "Zero Routine Flaring by 2030," was unveiled Friday during the 2015 World Bank Group-IMF Spring Meetings in Washington. Collectively, the nine countries and 10 companies ...
UAE has 4% of world's oil, 3.5% of gas reserves: Energy Minister
MENAFN - 4/19/2015 6:23:57 PM
production, noting that the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, hosts the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), making the country a focus of world attention with regard to renewable energy. This was stated during a lecture delivered in Dubai today by the UAE ...
Energy Quote of the Day: On Gas Flaring, ‘We Can Do Something About This’
Breaking Energy - 4/20/2015 2:55:10 PM
It’s going to take a while – until 2030 for full implementation – but nine countries ... for those without electricity.” A remarkable amount of natural gas goes to waste due to flaring at oil production sites around the world – 140 billion ...
Countries, Oil Companies Commit To Zero Flaring By 2030
Leadership - 4/18/2015 1:50:08 AM
Chief executives from major oil companies joined together yesterday with senior government officials from several oil-producing countries to commit, for the first time, to ending the practice of routine gas flaring at oil production sites by 2030 at the ...
Saudi minister says oil production near record high in April
Arabian Business - 4/20/2015 1:40:36 AM
There are worries that growing production from Saudi Arabia and other members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC ... Naimi said that oil production in Saudi Arabia, the world's biggest crude exporter, was "around 10 million ...
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.
Growing influence of U.S. shale could mean more volatile energy market
The Windsor Star - 4/20/2015 4:25:15 AM
With OPEC ceding control for the first time since the 1980s, U.S. shale oil has been anointed the world ... idled half the country’s rigs and kept more than 3,000 wells off the market, and it still took five months for U.S. production to start dropping.
Nigeria shuns World Bank-backed zero gas flaring summit
Vanguard - 4/20/2015 8:00:00 AM
to ending the practice of routine gas flaring at oil production sites by 2030 at the latest. The commitment was made on the sideline of the IMF/World Group Spring Meetings in Washington. On the list of participating countries, Nigeria was absent.
Nigeria: Oil Coys, Countries Agree to End Gas Flaring By 2030
AllAfrica - 4/20/2015 1:14:58 PM
Chief executives from major oil companies together with senior government officials from several oil-producing countries have committed for the first time, to ending the practice of routine gas flaring at oil production ... Ki-moon and World Bank Group ...
Electricity for Nigeria of our dream
The Guardian - Nigeria - 4/20/2015 6:55:34 AM
This is due in part to mismanagement by the government agencies overseeing energy production. The maximum electric power ... Nigeria is ranked 187 out of 189 countries in the world. We generate less than 4,000 megawatts for 170 million people, while ...
Advanced Energy: Wind Booms in China, Rebounds in U.S., with Full Pipeline
The Energy Collective - 4/19/2015 12:04:34 PM
This post is one in a series of feature stories on trends shaping advanced energy markets in the U.S. and around the world, drawn from Advanced Energy ... This is the most wind ever installed by a single country in a single year, bringing China’s ...
World Textile Glass Fibers Industry
Market Watch - 4/20/2015 3:09:29 PM
World Production of Passenger Cars (2013 & 2018):Breakdown of Production Figures in Thousand Units byGeographic Region/Country (includes correspondingGraph/Chart) II-31Table 12: World Production of Commercial Vehicles (2013 &2018) - Breakdown of Production ...
3 Best Stocks for Investing in Wind Energy
The Motley Fool - 4/19/2015 1:08:59 PM
Global wind production could grow sevenfold ... the three best stocks for investing in wind energy. The industrial stalwart with a major energy focus General Electric Company (NYSE: GE ) is of the world's largest consolidated industrial ...
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 ...
What Is Preventing An Algerian Energy Boom?
Yahoo Finance - 4/20/2015 10:11:50 PM
Algeria holds the world’s 16th largest proved reserves of ... rebound from the 2013 In Amenas terrorist attack. According to the country’s energy ministry, crude oil and condensate production rose 4.8 percent to roughly 1.2 million barrels per day ...