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, 2014See also: Electricity - imports map
Speech by Albania Country Manager on Business Climate and Investment Attractiveness
The World Bank - 5/24/2016 4:33:27 PM
Progress has also been achieved in a number of structural reforms: in the energy ... income countries. Albania has a number of strengths it can leverage. Its assets include a well-educated and internet-savvy population, proximity to the world's largest ...
India seen holding off for now on reducing raw sugar import tax | Reuters
Firstpost - 5/26/2016 12:39:02 AM
MUMBAI/LONDON Indian authorities are expected to hold off before cutting or cancelling a 40 percent raw sugar import duty ... prices as the country shifts from net exporter to importer. Soaring domestic sugar prices in the world's second-biggest producer ...
INTERVIEW-Egypt's Qalaa says new oil refinery will cut government's import bill
Reuters - 5/25/2016 1:54:47 PM
Egypt, which has turned from a net energy exporter to an importer because of declining domestic production and the burden of costly subsidies, aims to end gasoline and possibly gasoil imports by 2019. The country is suffering from a shortage of hard ...
10 Countries that Export the Most Wheat in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/25/2016 3:03:23 AM
In regards to import, Morocco, which was hit by droughts, will record the highest demand for the grain, while Iran will buy 1.8 million tons less. In order to determine which are 10 countries that export the most wheat in the world we used two sources ...
The Latest: French officials say energy supply won't run out
FOX News - 5/26/2016 8:17:10 AM
France's junior minister for transport is insisting that strikes at oil refineries and nuclear plants won't leave the country without gasoline or ... saying France could import electricity if needed. Unions are angry at a labor bill loosening the work ...
Local energy firms rank among worlds largest 2,000 companies
Fuel Fix - 5/25/2016 4:46:35 PM
Texas energy ... in the world. Houston refiner Phillips 66 was the next largest, taking the 141st spot. The ranking considered a composite score of revenue, profits, assets and market value. The list includes public companies from 63 countries that ...
Who Will Serve the World's Missing Middle?
The Huffington Post - 5/25/2016 12:00:15 PM
Diesel generators are the world's most ubiquitous distributed energy technology - they're also ripe for displacement ... centralized grid has been uneven for many of the world's poorest countries. Worse in sub Saharan Africa population growth threatens ...
Trump advisers push him to target OPEC and regulations in big energy speech
Raw Story - 5/25/2016 8:39:49 AM
Two energy advisers to Donald Trump want him to call out members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries for driving down world oil prices when he ... ownership stakes in U.S. refineries that import foreign oil instead of using domestic ...
Rebel Group The Niger Delta Avengers Threatens One of World's Largest Oil Supplies
ABC News - 5/25/2016 2:52:03 PM
While Nigerian soldiers battle Boko Haram militants in the north, a new, radical group has emerged from the southern swamplands, threatening to wage war on one of the world's largest oil ... and its attacks have driven the country’s oil output to a ...
World Health Assembly underscores need for multisectoral action to achieve health-related SDGs
News-Medical - 5/25/2016 3:13:32 PM
Nevertheless, only 15% of the countries that have drawn up plans for ... She ended with a warning that if the world does not fundamentally change its approach to energy within the next 5 years, there is a risk that damage to the atmosphere will be ...
Venezuela Crisis 2016: Coca-Cola Sugar Shortage Latest Blow To Big Companies Operating In Country On Brink Of Collapse
International Business Times - 5/25/2016 1:47:38 PM
“All the private companies are struggling to import, and that’s why they ... is adding to a broader shortages of food supplies, electricity and medical care. Continue Reading Below At grocery stores across the country, Venezuelans line up for hours ...
Five Nordic Countries Agree To “Drive Down” Oil And Gas Methane Pollution Alongside The U.S.
Breaking Energy - 5/24/2016 9:59:45 AM
In addition to addressing renewable energy, HCFs, international aviation emissions ... As other oil and gas producing countries and companies around the world recognize the impact their methane emissions have on the climate and the affordability and ...
Qatar slashes healthcare spending, World Cup escapes cuts
Arabian Business - 5/25/2016 2:59:13 PM
Qatar has cut its planned spending on building healthcare facilities by about two-thirds this year following the drop in energy prices ... said on Wednesday. The world's top liquefied natural gas exporter is one of the richest countries per capita but ...
Global clean energy employment rose 5% in 2015, figures show
The Guardian - 5/25/2016 1:47:38 PM
Across the world ... energy sector jobs were held by women, compared to 20-25% in the wider energy sector, although the agency noted the renewables percentage remains lower than women’s overall share in employment of 40-50% in most OECD countries.
S&P Global Platts Analysis of U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Data
Platts - 5/25/2016 9:32:55 PM
USAC gasoline imports increased 253,000 b/d to 864,000 b/d ... provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater ...