List of Largest Electricity Producing Countries

Largest Electricity Producing Countries:- Most electricity is generated with steam turbines using fossil fuels, nuclear, biomass, geothermal, and solar thermal energy.

Other major electricity generation techniques have gas turbines, hydro turbines, wind turbines, and solar photovoltaics. Electricity is the flow of electrons. All matter contains atoms, and an atom has a center called a nucleus.

The nucleus has positively charged particles called protons and uncharged particles called neutrons. The nucleus of an atom is surrounded by negatively charged particles called electrons.

There are various modes of electricity generation dependent on types of energy.

Among resource energies, coal and natural gas are mainly used to generate electricity by combustion (thermal power), and Uranium by nuclear fission (nuclear power) to use their heat for boiling water and rotating steam turbines.

List of Largest Electricity Producing Countries

Country

Electricity Production (Gwh)

World

26,823,200

China

7,779,100

United States

4,286,600

India

1,560,900

Russia

1,085,400

Japan

1,004,800

Canada

643,900

Brazil

620,100

South Korea

574,000

Germany

571,900

France

524,900

Saudi Arabia

340,900

Iran

331,600

Mexico

313,200

United Kingdom

312,800

Turkey

305,400

italy

282,700

Taiwan

279,800

Indonesia

275,200

Australia

265,200

Spain

255,800

South Africa

239,500

Vietnam

234,500

Egypt

198,600

Thailand

176,400

Sweden

169,200

Malaysia

159,600

Poland

157,800

Norway

154,500

Ukraine

149,000

Argentina

142,500

UAE

138,400

Pakistan

137,800

Iraq

131,300

Netherlands

122,400

Kazakhstan

109,200

Philippines

101,800

Belgium

90,400

Bangladesh

89,100

Chile

84,300

Czech Republic

81,400

Algeria

78,800

 Colombia

75,000

Kuwait

74,900

 Israel

74,300

Austria

71,700

Switzerland

70,400

Finland

68,800

Uzbekistan

65,000

Venezuela

58,400

Romania

56,200

Portugal

54,100

Singapore

53,100

Peru

52,700

Qatar

50,500

Paraguay

48,900

New Zealand

44,200

Greece

42,600

Bulgaria

40,900

Oman

38,900

Belarus

38,700

Morocco

38,200

Serbia

35,033

Hong Kong

35,200

Hungary

34,600

Ireland

32,500

Ecuador

32,000

Libya

31,696

Bahrain

31,444

 Laos

29,973

Nigeria

29,324

Slovakia

28,400

Denmark

28,100

Turkmenistan

26,600

Burma

24,881

Azerbaijan

22,800

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