Definition: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, 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 - consumption map
‘Nigeria’s Electricity Consumption Per Capita Lowest in Africa’
nigerianmuse.com - 8/20/2014 12:23:43 AM
according to a report by Agusto & Co. The country’s electricity consumption per capital, measured by the World Bank at 149 KWH, is low due to self generation by most of the citizenry which is often not captured. “Typically, Nigerians resort to self ...
12 Ecologically Sustainable Countries and Why They Should Be Admired
Alter Net - 8/28/2014 11:58:44 PM
The country supports nearly 5% of the world’s biodiversity despite its ... this month has set ambitious targets to increase renewable energy to 32% by 2030, reduce CO2 emissions by 40% and consumption of fossils fuels by 30% by 2030.
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
The Atlantic - 12/3/2013 5:49:22 PM
Case in point: By 2040, the developing world will account for 65 percent of the ... Most of the growth in energy consumption will occur in countries like China and India that rely on carbon-polluting coal and other fossil fuels to generate electricity.
Gemalto M2M connectivity solution helps deliver green energy to remote communities without electricity
Investors Business Daily - 9/2/2014 12:58:25 AM
2, 2014 - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security ... monitoring of the SOLARKIOSKs' photovoltaic panels and tracks energy production and consumption through a web interface. Quick and easy to deploy, the SOLARKIOSKs ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble and attempt to write ... consumed is likely to be a very energy-efficient economy. Conversely a country with huge energy consumption and relatively little GDP is unlikely to be efficient.
World Energy Consumption Since 1820 in Charts
Financial Sense - 3/13/2012 2:10:09 PM
World Energy Consumption by Source, Based on Vaclav Smil estimates ... If we look at per capita energy consumption since 1965 by country based on BP data, we find very different patterns: Figure 7. Per capita energy consumption for selected countries ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy Information Administration said. Demand will increase to 820 quadrillion British thermal units in 2040 ...
Qatar to relinquish hold as world leader in LNG exports
Arab News - 9/1/2014 7:29:08 PM
The North Field offshore Qatar is the largest non-associated gas deposit in the world and the country’s primary hydrocarbon ... The Gulf nation meets most of its domestic energy consumption through its gas resources, which provide for over 60 percent ...
A Look at World Energy Consumption Over the Last 200 Years
Oil Price - 3/12/2012 11:58:19 PM
Between World War II and 1970, there was a huge ramp-up in energy consumption per capita. There are several reasons why this might happen: • During this period, European countries and Japan were rebuilding after World War II. • There was a need to find ...
World Energy Consumption Facts, Figures, and Shockers
Energy Trends Insider - 6/27/2012 11:53:07 PM
Since 1965, consumption of coal in the U.S. and in European Union countries ... electricity, but this year the natural gas share will reach 30%. Strong consumption growth trends are certainly not limited to Asia Pacific. All developing regions of the world ...
World will use 56 percent more energy by 2040
The Christian Science Monitor - 7/25/2013 6:37:21 PM
Despite decades of clean-energy innovation and improved efficiency measures, the world's population is consuming carbon-heavy fuels at a quickening pace, a new government report shows. Developing countries are driving the consumption of inexpensive fossil ...
Poor Countries Need Relief From Climate Change. They Need Electricity More
Businessweek - 11/25/2013 10:27:53 AM
From a development standpoint, electricity consumption in Africa is depressingly low ... But because use is incredibly skewed, the considerable majority of the world’s countries will have to increase their consumption to meet a 3,000 kwh goal.
Poland Power Report Q4 2014 - New Report Available
Digital Journal - 9/2/2014 12:54:14 PM
09/02/2014 -- Our forecasts for Poland's broader economy and - by extension - the country's power sector remain muted . However, the outlook for both is improving , underpinning our forecasts for modest growth in electricity generation and consumption.
These maps show which countries use (and produce) the majority of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/1/2014 11:55:43 PM
The heatmap below shows which countries in the world are consuming the most petroleum ... Take a look at global carbon dioxide emissions from the consumption of non-renewable energy resources over the last two decades. CO2 emissions from consumption ...
Germany is #1 in the World for Energy Efficiency
CleanTechnica - 7/20/2014 11:54:53 PM
Germany is #1 in the World ... energy strategy and awarded the country maximum points for its building codes, retrofit policies, and tax credit and loan programs. “Germany’s commitment to creating a framework that encourages investment in energy ...