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
GCC countries 'must prioritise efficient energy use'
Trade Arabia - 9/2/2015 7:57:22 AM
In 2011, none of the GCC countries’ energy was from alternative sources ... Kuwait and Qatar are among the world’s top nations in terms of desalination capacity. With water consumption rates in the region continuing to swell, many of the GCC countries ...
Power generation and consumption fell in July
timeslive.co.za - 9/3/2015 10:15:11 PM
Electricity generation decreased by 3‚3% year-on-year in July‚ while electricity consumption dropped by 2‚2% year-on ... today met the Sudanese leader and agreed to visit that country. Israeli President Reuven Rivlin was received by Pope Francis ...
Global Coal Mining Industry 2020 Key Trends, Size, Growth, Forecast by Market Research Store
Busbyway - 9/2/2015 4:04:08 PM
Deerfield Beach, FL — (SBWIRE) — 09/02/2015 — It also covers the historic and forecast data on global coal production, production by country and by grade and ... according to BP Statistical Review of World Energy. Of these, around 45.2% are ...
Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
The Atlantic - 12/2/2013 11:55:38 PM
Much of the increase in the developing world’s energy use comes from population ... But compounding the problem is that energy consumption per person is predicted to rise as well in the developing countries as they grow richer and their citizens covet ...
Renewable Energy And Electric Vehicles - It's Not Just About The Environment
Seeking Alpha - 9/2/2015 4:54:15 PM
because the US produces enough natural gas for its electricity needs, though the adoption of EVs can still help it with the net consumption of crude (which is still negative, requiring imports). However, in most European countries this effect is even more ...
The World Will Face Acute Water Scarcity By 2040, According To A Recent Study
IndiaTimes - 8/27/2015 11:56:32 PM
Reuters Unless we reduce water-intensive electricity ... The world is going to mark 9 billion by the end of 2050 and with the increase in population, increased demand and consumption of water is inevitable. Also with greater economic growth, countries ...
Egypt Gas Field Discovery: Finding Could Set Nation On Path To Energy Independence, But When?
International Business Times - 8/31/2015 2:11:59 PM
But poverty and unemployment remain high in the politically tumultuous country that is the most populous in the Arab world. About 26.3 percent of ... That is enough potentially to cover domestic energy consumption for 20 to 30 years, and allow the country ...
France doubles solar tender to 800MW after passing historic energy laws
Climate Action - 8/28/2015 9:29:12 AM
... we add more renewable energy to the world’s energy mix, the share of renewable vs. non-renewable … Continue reading Energy Efficiency Vital to Doubling Global Share of Renewables → Pacific Island Countries and Territories Explore Ways to ...
World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
July 25 (Bloomberg) -- 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 ...
These maps show which countries use (and produce) most of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/3/2014 12:44:39 AM
The heatmap below shows which countries in the world are consuming the most petroleum. Hover over a country ... Well, like all non-renewable energy resources, coal releases carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. Take a look at global carbon dioxide emissions ...
Masdar showcasing renewable energy desalination project in drought-stricken california
Al Bawaba - 9/2/2015 6:31:28 AM
But a pilot renewable energy desalination plant in Ghantoot ... “When it comes to water security, the world should look towards the United Arab Emirates, as this country has long been challenged to maintain a growing economy and, for the past few ...
Dawn - 8/31/2015 1:40:21 AM
Nepal is among the poorest and least developed countries in the world and the second poorest in Asia, with a GDP per capita of $2,381 on purchasing power parity basis or ... The increase in foreign investment, consumption and exports has produced record ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
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.
Japanese to bankroll $4.6bn Bangladesh coal-fired power plants
Power Engineering - 9/3/2015 6:33:16 PM
The country produces 8,000 MW of electricity ... make big savings in water usage as well as reduce water consumption enough to save $120,000. POWER-GEN Asia told region will be nuclear world leader Asia will account for 80 per cent of global nuclear ...
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand turns to GE to upgrade power plants
PennEnergy - 9/1/2015 2:17:57 PM
we are strengthening power security for our country in the event of different gas compositions (WOBBE INDEX) while also improving air quality and reducing fuel consumption,” said Mr. Charin Kanjanarat, EGAT Assistant Governor—Generation 1.