Definition: This entry is the total imported electricity in kilowatt-hours.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Electricity - imports map
Modi calls for slashing India's energy imports by 10%
Commodity Online - 3/27/2015 9:54:21 AM
Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India, has called for enhancing domestic production to reduce the energy import burden of the country by at least 10 percent ... The Prime Minister said India, with one-sixth of the world's population, should shoulder ...
Finance minister Arun Jaitley pitches for overseas asset acquisition to cut energy imports
Economic Times - 3/28/2015 3:55:15 AM
That part of the world is now becoming costlier ... is focusing on "quick and effective decision making", as the country needs huge amount of investments. Need to cut dependence on energy imports Speaking at Urja Sangam, an international energy summit ...
Make India energy sufficient, cut imports: PM Modi
Post - 3/27/2015 12:24:41 PM
New Delhi: Pitching for an energy sufficient India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the country should cut oil imports by 10 percent by 2022 ... Also Read: DBT scheme for LPG subsidy biggest in the world: Pranab Mukherjee Since the government ...
PM Narendra Modi asks energy firms to set higher goals, go multinational
Financial Express - 3/28/2015 1:24:56 AM
India, which has rolled out the world’s biggest mechanism for direct account transfer of cooking gas subsidy, is targeting to reduce the energy ... if imports, which account for a staggering 77% of the demand, are cut by 10% by 2022, the country and ...
Can US Energy Exports 'Pivot to Asia'?
The Diplomat - 3/26/2015 4:07:46 PM
Japan shutdown nearly all of its nuclear capacity and had to escalate fossil fuel imports to make up for the loss. Coal, natural gas, and oil now generate nearly 90 percent of Japan’s electricity. Meanwhile China’s State Council, the country’s ...
Angola Energy Profile: Second-Largest Oil Producer In Sub-Saharan Africa – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 3/21/2015 6:36:52 PM
World Energy Statistics. Figure 3. Angola’s crude oil exports, by destination, 2014. Global Trade Information Services, Global Trade Atlas Navigator: Global view of crude oil imports, partner country as Angola, accessed February 2015.
Europe has to lower its reliance on gas imports
Lebanon Daily Star - 3/24/2015 10:15:13 PM
In order to stop the earth’s climate from spinning out of control, most of the world ... in new gas import infrastructure. If we do, it will lock us into fossil fuels for decades, thereby blocking the transition to renewable energy.
February Coal Imports Of China From Australia, Indonesia Down; Australia To Become World’s Largest Coal Exporter Anew
International Business Times - 3/24/2015 8:17:42 AM
China’s imports of coal from Australia ... Meantime, the latest Resources and Energy Quarterly published by the Department of Industry has determined that Australia will resume its position as the world’s largest coal exporter in 2017.
SD receives renewable energy report
observer.org.sz - 3/23/2015 1:09:23 AM
This will go a long way in reducing Swaziland's dependence on energy imports,” she ... energy sector in the country and region. Today I would like to specially honour The principal and students of Waterford KaMhlaba United World College of Southern ...
Need to cut oil imports, says Jaitley
Vancouver Desi South Asian news - 3/27/2015 1:43:25 PM
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) — Pointing out how decreasing oil prices helped control inflation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the government required to pay attention to oil exploration to reduce the country’s energy imports.
Renewable Energy To Account For 8% Of Total Consumption By 2035, BP- Reveals At Masdar Institute
Abu Dhabi City Guide - 3/18/2015 6:01:39 AM
Russia will remain the world’s largest energy exporting country, while Asia’s import dependency will rise from 23% in 2013 to 27%. Oil will account for 60% of that rise, with imports accounting for over 80% of Asian oil consumption by 2035. Asia’s ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble and attempt ... Not surprising, the countries with the most energy-efficient economies are those who import their energy supplies. Japan leads the way. It is, after all, birthplace of the Kyoto Protocols ...
Energy Firms BG, Woodside to Invest $1.1b in Burma Blocks: Official
The Irrawaddy Publishing Group - 3/23/2015 11:03:32 AM
the website of the country’s Central Statistical Organization shows. Burma’s proven natural gas reserves totaled 10 trillion cubic feet (tcf) at the end of 2013, according to BP’s Statistical Review of World Energy. Neighboring Thailand imports about ...
Saudi Arabia's role in global energy markets is changing, paper finds
Phys.org - 3/27/2015 9:28:43 PM
"A Refined Approach: Saudi Arabia Moves Beyond Crude" examines the growth of Saudi refining, the country's increased domestic demand for crude oil and the geopolitical effects of this development. The paper was published in Energy Policy and authored by ...
U.K and Norway to Build $2.2 Billion Electricity Link
Wall Street Journal - 3/26/2015 3:24:49 PM
OSLO—Power-grid operators in the U.K. and Norway agreed on Thursday to build a €2 billion ($2.2 billion) power cable that will connect the countries’ electricity markets in 2021—enabling the U.K. to import Norwegian ... will be the world’s ...