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
Defence imports may come down: Parrikar
The Hindu - 6/27/2016 3:14:21 AM
“When we conducted nuclear tests at Pokhran in 1998, whole western world, including the U.S., banned specific technologies. You cannot depend on import ... to ensure energy security,” the Minister said. “For the first time in the country, we are ...
8 Countries that Produce the Most Wind Energy in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 6/23/2016 3:11:56 AM
Did you know that 80.4 percent of the total installed wind power capacity of the world is housed by the 8 countries that produce the most wind energy in the world? And, which are those countries? Keep on reading to find out! Wind energy as a power sector ...
Oil imports to OECD countries fell until March
Energy Live News - 6/20/2016 1:38:16 PM
Imports ... countries to OECD nations declined during the first quarter of the year. There were shipments coming only from Iran – which increased by 30% – Iraq and Kuwait, which accounted for a 10% rise, new figures from the International Energy ...
Maldives Pressuring First-World Countries to Ratify Climate Change Agreement
Nature World News - 6/27/2016 1:12:40 AM
More than six months after the International Panel on Climate Change Conference in Paris, one of the world's most at-risk nations is urging first-world countries to do their ... To Maldives environment and energy minister Thoriq Ibrahim, France's ...
Big soy crop no help for U.S. biofuel makers overrun by imports
The Herald of Everett - 6/26/2016 1:38:19 PM
Under a 2007 energy law, known as the Renewable Fuel Standard ... Argentina, the biggest foreign supplier at 34 percent of imports, has a cost advantage, Zhang said. The country is the world’s third-largest soybean grower and a major industry devoted ...
Air Pollution To Kill Millions By 2040: International Energy Agency
NDTV - 6/27/2016 12:54:11 PM
"Without changes to the way that the world produces and uses energy, the ruinous toll from air pollution on human life is set to rise," the IEA said. Harmful greenhouse gas emissions should continue to fall in industrialised countries and recent signs of ...
Solar plane partner sees energy reforms in U.S.
USA Today - 6/26/2016 7:26:05 AM
As he follows the Solar Impulse 2 on its historic flight around the world, the CEO of one of the ... the business and market conditions for energy innovations vary from one country to another. For the most part, Spiesshofer paints a bright picture of ...
World's Largest Emerging Markets Plan A Different Kind of Ratings Agency
Bloomberg - 6/26/2016 6:53:17 PM
The BRICS countries, which account for more than a quarter of the world’s economic output, had set up their own multilateral institution headquartered in Shanghai to fund infrastructure projects. The New Development Bank, currently headed by an Indian ...
SIGFOX Awarded as Technology Pioneer By World Economic Forum
StreetInsider - 6/27/2016 4:33:06 AM
a selection of the world’s most innovative companies. SIGFOX, whose rapidly growing network now extends to 20 countries and all continents, provides simple, reliable, energy-efficient, cost-effective connectivity for objects that communicate small ...
Putin in China: Russia signs energy deals, talks security
Hindustan Times - 6/26/2016 11:15:09 AM
(AP ) Russia and China sealed a raft of energy deals during President Vladimir Putin’s ... crude oil supplier in May for a third month in a row, having surpassed imports from Saudi Arabia. Although economic cooperation was the focus at Putin’s ...
The World Is Waiting For Turkish Leadership
Radio Free Europe - 6/27/2016 9:26:35 AM
The speaker of the Turkish parliament -- yes, the speaker himself, Ismail Kahraman -- said in a get-together for breaking the Ramadan fast, “The whole world is waiting for ... as well as joint energy and defense projects will follow.
Philippine power supply jeopardized by Indonesian ban
Philstar - 6/26/2016 6:46:07 PM
MANILA, Philippines – Indonesia’s decision to stop coal imports ... electricity, the Department of Energy (DOE) said. The Philippines is heavily reliant on Indonesia for coal for power plants and this could spell danger in relation to the country ...
Goldman Sachs report says 'India has a fifth of world's population, but only a 30th of its energy'.
The Indian Express - 6/20/2014 8:52:43 AM
... is facing energy challenges as the country doesn’t produce enough to meet its needs. In FY14, India’s net energy imports were at 6.3 per cent of GDP. Goldman Sachs report said, “India has a fifth of the world’s population, but only a 30th of ...
Obama warns poor nations will put planet ‘under water’ by using fossil fuels
Washington Times - 6/25/2016 10:07:44 PM
The world’s richest nations have long been fueled by oil, coal and natural gas, but President Obama warned Friday that less affluent countries trying to take ... less expensive and more reliable than green energy alternatives. “In terms of the problems ...
Arab World Is About To Finish Its First Nuclear Reactor
The Daily Caller - 6/27/2016 6:09:08 PM
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is on the verge of completing the Arab world’s first nuclear reactor. The UAE is merely the first Arab country to embrace nuclear energy and many new reactors are planned in the Middle East. Saudi Arabia plans to ...