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
Palm Oil Prices Seen Supported by Oil World on Imports
Bloomberg - 9/30/2014 1:25:27 PM
“This refers to both the food sector and the energy market. Part of the increase ... limiting purchase to a maximum of 30 percent of the country’s total imports of vegetable oils, Oil World said. Imports totaled 600,000 to 700,000 tons in the 2013-14 ...
The world's biggest energy hogs aren't who you think they are
The Christian Science Monitor - 10/1/2014 11:51:13 AM
Of all the countries in the world, including the richest and largest oil producers ... Landlocked Luxembourg is almost totally dependent on energy imports, mostly oil and gas. Energy consumption has increased 32 percent since 1990, with transportation ...
World Bank to help Albania purchase electricity
Dtt-net - 9/30/2014 9:14:55 AM
According to the World Bank the first component of US $30 million will support the purchase short term complementary power imports as the country’s sector is facing serious budgetary problems amid lost electricity and theft but also by unpaid bills by ...
Growing Middle East Threats to U.S. Energy Security
The Energy Collective - 10/1/2014 11:29:44 AM
more secure oil imports from other Countries around the world. The Obama Administration definitely needs to continue its support for improved energy efficiency of all the different technologies that use petroleum as a primary fuel. This includes reduced ...
UPDATE 1-Indonesia's Pertamina seeks US LNG supply, shale equity
Reuters - 10/1/2014 4:01:45 PM
according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. In 2006, the Southeast Asian country was overtaken by Qatar as the world's largest LNG exporter. "By 2018, we will need to import gas. Even now, the new administration won't allow new exports," Didik ...
Solar energy could be major source of power by 2050: IEA
Domain-b - 9/29/2014 1:55:17 PM
PV expands globally, with China being by far the leading country, followed by the United ... Solar energy is widely available throughout the world and can contribute to reduced dependence on energy imports. As it entails no fuel price risk or constraints ...
Kenya To Begin Energy Exportation By 2016
Ventures - 9/19/2014 9:49:26 AM
Although Kenya had in July doubled electricity imports from Uganda, the country’s Energy ministry is hopeful that ... drilling one of the world’s biggest geothermal wells in Olkaria, among other geothermal projects (about 50 wells have been sunk).
Philippines eyes more natural gas imports
ABS-CBN News - 9/30/2014 6:40:25 PM
MANILA - The Philippines said on Tuesday it was looking to increase the share of natural gas in its energy fuel mix to up to a ... The plan, if approved, may also mean lower coal imports for the Southeast Asian country, which buys mainly from Indonesia ...
World Bank approves Morocco’s $519m concentrated solar power project
solar.energy-business-review.com - 10/1/2014 10:53:57 AM
Currently, Morocco is the Middle East's largest energy importer, and depends on fossil fuel imports to produce ... in peak hours. World Bank Middle East and North Africa regional vice president Inger Andersen said: "The country is well-positioned to ...
5th US-India Energy Partnership Summit
efytimes.com - 9/24/2014 10:50:55 PM
The US is among the top producers of energy in the world. And by 2030 ... will have a disastrous impact on the Indian economy. India’s net import bill was 41 per cent of the country’s export earnings in 2012/13. And in a scenario of rising and volatile ...
What Shale Gas Revolution Means for International Energy Geopolitics and New World Order?
The Huffington Post - 9/30/2014 2:44:12 PM
1/3 of all the oil that the US imports is supplied by Canada ... GDP in real terms is over $11000, and the country, by many standards, a developed nation has three times higher annual energy demand than the world average (around 4,5%).
EU boosts its cooperation on sustainable energy with developing countries
en.starafrica.com - 9/22/2014 11:26:06 AM
In order to achieve this also on a global scale, the EU plans to allocate more than 3.3 billion euro worth of grants in the 2014-2020 financial period to support sustainable energy projects all over the world ... reduce the country’s import dependency ...
World Bank approves US$150 million project for Albania's power sector recovery and reforms
The World Bank - 9/29/2014 10:23:31 PM
Energy generation relies almost entirely on hydropower, which means that emergency power imports are often required during ... and reduce inter-company arrears," said Tahseen Sayed, World Bank Country Manager for Albania. "The project will support the ...
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 ...