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, 2020See also: Electricity - consumption map
New study reveals how COVID shutdowns and restrictions affected countries' electricity use
techxplore.com - 1/5/2022 9:28:00 PM
A recent study from Oregon State University found that countries with stricter COVID-19 lockdowns and larger decreases in local travel early in the pandemic experienced steeper declines in electricity use than countries with more lax restrictions.
Citing Energy Crises, More Countries Are Banning Cryptocurrency Activity and Mining
visiontimes.com - 1/11/2022 5:22:00 AM
Bitcoin is but one cryptocurrency in a market that boasts thousands of tradable tokens. Bitcoin however is the leader in energy consumption.
Energy Outlook for 2022
LinkedIn - 1/17/2022 9:47:00 AM
UK manufacturing and a number of other sectors performed remarkably well given the circumstances of the continuing pandemic. However, rising prices of energy are posing yet another problem for business and the economy as 2022 unwinds.
Scotland Set A Target To Achieve 100% Clean Electricity Consumption In 2020 – And They Missed It By Just 1.4%
Wonderful Engineering - 1/4/2022 6:20:00 PM
Scotland had given itself the target of reaching 100% clean electricity consumption in 2020. And last year, the country almost reached its target. It managed to ensure that 98.6% of gross electricity consumption came from renewable sources,
Canada’s clean energy efforts garner plaudits
reminetwork.com - 1/18/2022 3:51:00 AM
Canada’s clean energy efforts emerge positively in the International Energy Agency’s comprehensive review of policies, programs and components of supply
Germany must reduce final energy consumption by 20-25% to hit 2030 goals
Nasdaq - 1/11/2022 9:44:00 AM
Germany faces a gigantic task to achieve the climate protection goals it has set for itself, Climate Minister Robert Habeck said on Tuesday, unveiling a report that showed the country risked missing emissions targets for 2030.
Kazakhstan bitcoin miner: US will make up 60% of the world’s computing power in 2 years
YAHOO!Finance - 1/14/2022 8:12:00 PM
The vulnerability of Kazakhstan’s bitcoin mining industry was put on full display last week, when the country's internet shut down in the midst of anti-government protests, sparked by rising energy prices.
Top 10 renewable energy and solar companies to watch for in 2022
USA Today - 1/14/2022 11:01:00 AM
Element Solar has a plan to change the world one home at a time through renewable energy installation and sustainability education. Then, they take their offering one step further by donating 250 watts of clean energy to third-world countries,
OSU study reveals how COVID shutdowns, restrictions affected countries’ electricity use
The World - 1/12/2022 10:00:00 PM
A recent study from Oregon State University found that countries with stricter COVID-19 lockdowns and larger decreases in local travel early in the pandemic experienced steeper declines in electricity