Energy in the OPEC countries

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Energy in the OPEC countries is an overview of current status in energy in OPEC, Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries. OPEC is an intergovernmental organization of twelve countries: Algeria, Angola, Ecuador, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Venezuela.

Energy production[edit]

Energy production in the OPEC countries in 2009 (TWh): 1) Saudi Arabia 6,145 2) Iran 4,068 3) Nigeria 2,660 4) Venezuela 2,367 5) United Arab Emirates 1,963 6) Algeria 1,885 7 Qatar 1,628 8) Kuwait 1,515 9) Iraq 1,391 10) Angola 1,174 11) Libya 1,013 and Ecuador x.[1]

Overview[edit]

Primary energy in the OPEC countries (IEA)[2]
TWh capita Capita growth
2004-2008
TWh/million
Iran 2,350 71.96 7.4% 33
Saudi Arabia 1,879 24.65 2.9% 76
Nigeria 1,293 151.32 17.6% 9
Venezuela 745 27.94 6.9% 27
UAE 680 4.48 3.7% 152
Algeria 431 34.36 6.2% 13
Iraq 395 28.22 11.2% 14
Kuwait 306 2.73 11.0% 112
Qatar 281 1.28 64.1% 220
Libya 212 6.28 9.4% 34
Angola 128 18.02 16.3% 7
Ecuador 120 13.48 3.4% 9
Mtoe = 11.63 TWh, Prim. energy includes energy losses

Energy per capita: primary energy TWh per million people in 2008: Qatar 220, United Arab Emirates 152, Kuwait 112, Saudi Arabia 76, Libya 34, Iran 33, Venezuela 27, Algeria 13, Iraq 14, Nigeria 9, Ecuador 9 and Angola 7.

Population growth in four years between 2004-2008 was Qatar 64%, Nigeria 18%, Angola 16% and Kuwait and Iraq 11%.

References[edit]

  1. ^ IEA Key World Energy Statistics 2011, 2010, 2009, 2006 IEA October, crude oil p.11, coal p. 13 gas p. 15
  2. ^ IEA Key energy statistics 2010 Page: Country specific indicator numbers from page 48

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