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
Glencore Cuts Australian Coal Production by About 15%
Wall Street Journal - 2/27/2015 8:11:33 AM
Glencore PLC’s move to curb Australian coal production by ... rivals such as Peabody Energy Corp. in cutting output to counter the pain from coal prices which are hovering near multiyear lows. Coal consumption in China—the world’s biggest user ...
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 ...
Thailand must examine the real issues surrounding energy exploration
THE NATION - 3/1/2015 5:06:03 PM
At a time when world oil prices are falling off a cliff and this country is on the verge of an energy ... would define how much control the government has over energy companies' exploration and production activities and its take from bid winners' oil ...
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.
Shale Gas and Tight Oil Are Commercially Produced in Just Four Countries
Al-Jazeerah - 2/21/2015 3:39:30 AM
Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration ... China and Argentina's production of shale gas and tight oil, respectively. The United States, Canada, China, and Argentina are currently the only four countries in the world that are producing commercial ...
Natural Gas Can Be The Energy Policy That Works
Investors Business Daily - 2/17/2015 5:38:47 AM
When the success story is missed, so is the opportunity to shape energy policy ... domestic gas production averaged almost 91 billion cubic feet per day, the highest monthly average on record. Some of that natural gas is now going to countries like Canada ...
Asia’s Path to Clean Energy
Blogcritics - 2/26/2015 11:57:38 PM
As the world’s largest coal producer ... with some experts estimating the nation’s green energy output will more than double Britain’s total energy production in 2020. The increasing commitment to renewable energy is a worldwide trend, as energy ...
Glencore cuts Australian coal production
Market Watch - 2/27/2015 2:35:07 AM
Glencore PLC's move to curb Australian coal production by ... rivals such as Peabody Energy Corp. in cutting output to counter the pain from coal prices which are hovering near multiyear lows. Coal consumption in China--the world's biggest user--fell ...
GUEST APPEARANCE: Political economy of oil — a brief sketch
Finger Lakes Times - 3/1/2015 1:59:56 PM
This decline is the confluence of multiple factors, both political and economic, and its many implications affect countries ... domestic U.S. production has not led to energy independence since its consumption level as the world’s largest economy ...
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.
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 39.1 percent of its overall electricity from wind in 2014. This puts the Northern European nation well on track to meet its 2020 goal of getting 50 percent of ...
Electricity crisis will be resolved within three years: PM
Dawn - 2/26/2015 6:49:50 PM
KARACHI: In a bid to woo foreign investment, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday said that the economic environment in the country is improving ... is not only to provide electricity but also to lower the cost of its production.”
The world's top 7 coal countries: By the numbers
The Week Magazine - 5/7/2013 12:18:36 PM
For most big coal-producing countries, the upsides are largely ... million tons of coal would be enough to provide electricity to more than 190,000 customers annually. Percent of world total: 27.6 Annual production: 556.8 million tons of oil equivalent ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
More important, Japan has very little domestic energy production and is forced to import most ... Not surprisingly, the countries are wealthy and among the world’s greenest as well, according to the Environmental Performance Index, a joint product ...
See 1.5 bn tonne coal production in yrs to come: Power Min
Money Control - 2/28/2015 3:27:02 PM
A: I am so delighted that the honorable Finance Minister has not taken the whole world and the industry by surprise ... because I feel very pained that a state which gives electricity to the whole country, which gives coal for electricity to the whole ...