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Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity

DEFINITION: This entry is the total capacity of currently installed generators, expressed in kilowatts (kW), to produce electricity. A 10-kilowatt (kW) generator will produce 10 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity, if it runs continuously for one hour.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iran 62.09 million kW 2010
2 Saudi Arabia 49.05 million kW 2010
3 Egypt 26.91 million kW 2010
4 United Arab Emirates 23.25 million kW 2010
5 Israel 15.33 million kW 2010
6 Kuwait 12.68 million kW 2010
7 Algeria 11.33 million kW 2010
8 Iraq 10.11 million kW 2012
9 Syria 8.32 million kW 2010
10 Libya 6.77 million kW 2010
11 Morocco 6.62 million kW 2010
12 Qatar 4.89 million kW 2010
13 Oman 4.26 million kW 2010
14 Tunisia 3.65 million kW 2010
15 Bahrain 3.17 million kW 2010
16 Jordan 3.14 million kW 2010
17 Lebanon 2.31 million kW 2010
18 Yemen 1.33 million kW 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Middle-Eastern-and-North-Africa/Energy/Electricity/Installed-generating-capacity

Middle Eastern and North Africa Compared by Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity

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Interesting observations about Energy > Electricity > Installed generating capacity

  • China has had the highest electricity > installed generating capacity since 2011.
  • Russia has ranked in the top 2 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • Japan has ranked in the top 2 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • India has ranked in the top 3 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • Canada has ranked in the top 5 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • France has ranked in the top 6 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • Spain has ranked in the top 8 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • United Kingdom has ranked in the top 9 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • Thailand has ranked in the top 13 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
  • South Korea has ranked in the top 10 for electricity > installed generating capacity since 2009.
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