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
Good News/Bad News from a Recession-Backed Energy Consumption Reduction
Economy Watch - 10/31/2014 4:30:36 PM
world output is on the right). According to Yergin, the increase in US production will more than compensate for any declines in conflict-affected oil producing countries. Origin Energy is engaged in the exploration and production of natural gas and oil ...
The energy myth that refuses to die: Why renewables are taking over in the developing world
Salon - 10/29/2014 5:15:55 PM
Climate policy necessitates denying developing countries access to electricity, that electricity consumption is directly correlated ... suddenly caring about the economic growth of third world countries. The rub, of course, is that these countries are ...
Greek electricity rates hiked by 60% since 2008
GBTIMES - 10/31/2014 9:35:25 AM
Lithuania came a distant second at 44%. However, the most expensive country in terms of electricity rates is still Denmark. By way of illustration, a household with an annual consumption of 4,000 kWh pays 1,221 euros in Denmark, 1,204 euros in Germany ...
Is Renewable Energy Less Effective Than Energy Efficiency at Reducing CO2 Emissions?
The Energy Collective - 10/29/2014 3:07:04 PM
Other countries account for about 14% of the worldwide ... On that basis, the $2.1 trillion would have had a very significant impact on reducing energy consumption and CO2 emissions over 12 years. World Energy Intensity: The world energy intensity was ...
Etisalat turns to Green Energy to reduce UAE's carbon footprint
Mobility Techzone - 10/31/2014 12:34:23 PM
Furthermore, to ensure highest network efficiencies with lower power consumption, Etisalat has undertaken ... part of its corporate responsibility to gear the country with the best technology in the world, and to support a sustainable future.
Energy security power plant supplied by Wärtsilä to be inaugurated today in Estonia
Benzinga - 10/31/2014 2:25:55 AM
In stand-by mode, the energy consumption of the plant is minuscule at only ... As of 2014, Wärtsilä has 56 GW of installed power plant capacity in 170 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is a global leader in complete lifecycle power solutions for ...
Wartsila Abp : Energy security power plant supplied by Wartsila to be inaugurated in Estonia
4 Traders - 10/31/2014 12:12:54 PM
The capacity is sufficient to cover one-sixth of Estonia's peak electricity consumption in the winter, thus providing a significant improvement to the country's energy security ... Allegedly, this is the first plant in the world with such a solution.
LG Introduces the World's Best Energy Solution Technology at CEPSI 2014
Market Watch - 10/27/2014 1:47:43 AM
More than 3,000 leading energy executives, experts and government officials from around the world will be attending the event at ... Poland's largest electricity company. The Efficient Consumption zone is exhibiting products and technologies related ...
The world's biggest energy hogs aren't who you think they are
The Christian Science Monitor - 10/1/2014 11:44:03 AM
Of all the countries in the world, including the richest and largest oil producers ... Landlocked Luxembourg is almost totally dependent on energy imports, mostly oil and gas. Energy consumption has increased 32 percent since 1990, with transportation ...
The 10 Most Polluted Countries in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 10/30/2014 11:45:27 AM
UAE is the world’s fourth biggest oil exporter and a very developed Middle Eastern country. Its high production of waste per capita, water consumption and carbon ... fifth of the world’s oil reserves. Oil, power, desalination and other industrial ...
Canada Power Report Q4 2014 - New Market Study Published
clickpress.com - 10/28/2014 11:57:58 PM
With power demand highly correlated to economic activities, we therefore anticipate that the country's power consumption will see a positive ... Representing the world's top research publishers and analysts, we provide quick and easy access to the best ...
Renewables And Efficiency Made Up 70 Percent Of The Drop In U.S. Emissions Since 2007
Think Progress - 10/20/2014 4:15:01 PM
carried out by Greenpeace energy analyst Lauri Myllyvirta and published by the group’s Energydesk site, dug into the dramatic 21 percent drop that U.S. coal consumption saw from 2007 to 2013. That was accompanied by a 16 percent fall in the country’s ...
Why Australia Could Be the Next Energy Superpower
explorationworld.com - 10/30/2014 1:29:51 AM
The country is the second largest exporter of coal in the world despite having the fourth largest reserves, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration ... gas to meet Australia’s domestic consumption and still be left with a glut of the ...
How can we get power to the poor without frying the planet?
Grist - 10/27/2014 8:42:54 AM
On one side is the many-headed monster of energy poverty, with its attendant ill health, backbreaking labor, and wasted potential. According to the International Energy Agency’s World Energy Outlook ... low end of developed countries) would cost ...