China is the top country by primary energy production in the world. As of 2016, primary energy production in China was 108.18 quadrillion btu that accounts for 19.13 % of the world's primary energy production. The top 5 countries (others are the United States of America, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, and Canada) account for 53.43 % of it. The world's total primary energy production was estimated at 565.61 quadrillion btu in 2016.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
The Energy Information Administration includes the following in U.S. Primary Energy Production: coal production, waste coal supplied, and coal refuse recovery; crude oil and lease condensate production; natural gas plant liquids production; dry natural gas excluding supplemental gaseous fuels production; nuclear electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the nuclear plants heat rate); conventional hydroelectricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate); geothermal electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the geothermal plants heat rate), and geothermal heat pump energy and geothermal direct use energy; solar thermal and photovoltaic electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate), and solar thermal direct use energy; wind electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate); wood and wood-derived fuels consumption; biomass waste consumption; and biofuels feedstock.