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, 2014See also: Electricity - consumption map
Renewable Energy: India to Replace Coal with Cheaper Solar Power by 2022
Nature World News - 10/24/2016 12:20:25 PM
As a solution to the ballooning of energy consumption, India's government has recently updated its National Solar Mission Target. By the year 2022, the country aims to achieve 175 GW of renewable power, including 100 GW of solar power. This means that ...
Nuclear has important role in Asia's energy future, says IEEJ
World Nuclear News - 10/27/2016 2:11:24 PM
Nuclear energy can help Asian countries achieve future economic growth ... published on 21 October, the IEEJ sees world primary energy consumption increasing by 38% between 2014 and 2040 to 18,900 billion tonnes of oil equivalent. Fossil fuels, it says ...
Singapore named IEA association country, underlining energy hub status
CNBC - 10/24/2016 1:43:20 AM
Singapore has joined the influential International Energy Agency (IEA ... are activated. Member countries must also have a program to cut national oil consumption by up to 10 percent. Additionally, they must be able to ensure all oil companies under ...
Renewable Energy Just Beat Out Coal
vocativ.com - 10/26/2016 11:02:18 PM
China, in particular, drove a huge amount of growth in the renewable energy sector: the world’s most populous country accounted for roughly ... renewables will only account for half of China’s energy consumption. In the U.S., the European Union ...
China Energy Gain Based on Doubted Data
rfa.org - 10/24/2016 3:05:04 PM
the Paris-based IEA commended China for its progress in improving energy efficiency, crediting the country with a leading contribution to global gains. "Progress in the People's Republic of China ... over the last decade has made it the world's energy ...
World oil market: development tendency and pricing features
docplayer.net - 10/27/2016 12:45:30 PM
World energy balance Significant changes are observed in ... by European countries in Main suppliers of oil to Europe are former Soviet countries (46% of European consumption). Europe imports 23% of its oil consumption from Northern and Western Africa ...
Scotland is Set to be 100% Zero-Carbon by 2020
futurism.com - 10/18/2016 11:54:44 PM
Over the past decade, Scotland set ambitious targets in accomplishing sustainability in the communities consumption and expenditure in energy and transport ... will burgeon progress in other countries throughout the world.
Singapore Joins IEA as Association Country, Becoming the Energy Hub for Southeast Asia
researz.com - 10/24/2016 8:45:40 AM
October 24, 2016: Singapore has joined the International Energy Agency (IEA ... are activated. Member countries must also have a program to cut national oil consumption by up to 10%. Additionally, they must be able to ensure that all oil companies ...
Energy efficiency App PowerZee to Reach Singapore Tertiary institutions
biotechin.asia - 10/26/2016 11:49:25 AM
PowerZee also provides regular analyses on campus energy consumption to keep students ... is to connect campuses around the world to compare energy savings, with Singapore and France as the first countries for PowerZee to be rolled out,” said Etienne ...
Geothermal Energy At The Center Of Djibouti’s Renewable Transformation
Yahoo Finance - 10/22/2016 4:54:48 PM
... about 25 percent of business expenses in the country, also hinder the development of industry and manufacturing, which account for around 37 percent of energy consumption. According to the World Bank’s 2014 Djibouti Enterprise survey, 49 percent of ...
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 ...
Electricity Consumption By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
The CIA fact book provides a great resource for global electricity consumption league tables. Indeed the power needs of our world are growing ... The league table shows the most populous countries indeed consume the most electricity, however underneath ...
Installing solar systems in developing countries
The Rock River Times - 10/25/2016 6:02:50 PM
IREA’s major focus is renewable energy and sustainable living in Illinois but we have installed systems in the developing world on a voluntary basis ... separate 600-liter water storage tank for human consumption. It is filled using a PV power pump ...
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
The Atlantic - 12/7/2013 3:14:18 PM
The Energy ... world. “As the economies in the non-OECD countries continue to experience relatively fast growth, those countries will also be able to spend more for energy-consuming services,” the report states. One bit of good news: Energy consumption ...
Survey: Is Renewables’ Role In U.S. Energy Landscape Overestimated?
North American Windpower - 10/25/2016 7:00:06 PM
There’s no doubt about it: Solar and wind power continue to become a larger part of the energy landscape, both in the U.S. and around the world. However ... will be less than 5% of the country’s energy consumption in five years. Conversely, respondents ...