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
Turkey's electricity imports will raise energy prices
worldbulletin.net - 8/28/2014 9:03:57 AM
In 2014, Turkey’s electricity imports have risen due to ... in the same month. The country consumed almost 175 billion kWh in 2012 according to the World Bank.
Natural Gas Serves a Small, but Growing, Portion of China's Total Energy Demand
The Energy Collective - 8/24/2014 12:21:58 PM
In 2012, China rose to become the third-largest LNG importer in the world, after Japan and South Korea, and in 2013, the country imported ... of 2014 show LNG imports growing at faster levels than in previous years. Source: U.S. Energy Information ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
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 ...
TABLE -India Reliance's July crude imports up 12.4 pct y/y- trade
Reuters - 8/28/2014 12:31:32 PM
Aug 28 (Reuters) - India's Reliance Industries, owner of the world's biggest refining complex, raised oil imports by nearly 12.4 percent in ... June %change July %change Jan-July Jan-July %change Country 2014 2014 mth/mth 2013 yr/yr 2014 2013 yr/yr ...
Architects across the world commit to net-zero energy buildings
Green Biz - 8/25/2014 1:43:41 AM
Architects from across the world unanimously adopted the 2050 ... and new buildings to be carbon neutral (net-zero energy), using no more energy over the course of a year than they produce, or import from renewable energy sources. 4. In those cases where ...
Reaching for the sun: Unlocking solar energy for Samoa
United Nations Development Program - 8/28/2014 7:19:33 PM
But these costly fuels expose the country to the unpredictable price of petrol imports and produce large quantities ... from the Government of Japan, one of the world’s largest investors in renewable energy, via the Pacific Environment Community fund.
WTO Faults Argentine Import Barriers In Win For US, Others
Law 360 - 8/22/2014 7:12:21 PM
Law360, New York (August 22, 2014, 3:14 PM ET) -- A World Trade Organization dispute settlement panel on Friday struck down a series of import restrictions imposed by the government of Argentina on goods in the technology, agricultural and energy sectors ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
As the most populous country in the world and a rapidly developing ... With large oil and natural gas reserves and close proximity, Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports. The development of the Bakken and Athabasca oil sands ...
Nigeria: On Energy From Coal
AllAfrica - 8/29/2014 9:52:52 AM
THE move by some industrialists and electricity generating companies to import coal from South Africa to augment industrial power generation is understandable in view of the lingering poor power supply situation in the country, hampering industrial ...
New era in energy relations between China and Middle East
The National - 8/24/2014 2:37:58 PM
From developing some of the world’s biggest oilfields ... into oil projects in the country, ahead of Iran, Egypt, Mozambique and Saudi Arabia. As China’s economy keeps expanding, its dependence on energy imports will continue and more Chinese ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
It also highlights the over-dependence of many energy systems, with 32% of countries dependent on imports to meet more than half of their ... and a Member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on New Energy Architecture.
Sweden ‘Most Sustainable Country in the World’
Environmental Leader - 8/19/2013 3:15:55 PM
Sweden is the most sustainable country in the world, a ranking it earned ... energy use, energy sources, risk mitigation and biodiversity. For example, countries that rely heavily on fossil fuel imports are vulnerable to external price movements or ...
Australia’s growing oil imports are an energy security issue
THE CONVERSATION - 6/19/2012 8:56:29 PM
For all the talk about Australia ... one facet of the country’s energy situation has largely been under the radar – the country’s growing reliance on oil imports. BP have just released their annual Statistical Review of World Energy.
The 5 Most Energy Abundant Countries
The Motley Fool - 5/27/2013 11:57:52 PM
Of all the countries on this list, it is the only one where natural gas represents its most abundant resource, about 58% of total energy reserves. In spite of tough sanctions on oil exports from Iran, China has been a big client. China imports about ...
Seven EU countries demand binding energy efficiency target
Responding To Climate Change - 6/18/2014 11:57:02 PM
Some countries and industry see targets to boost energy efficiency as a no-brainer ... In 2012, the EU’s oil and gas import bill was more than €400 billion, as reported in the World Energy Outlook (WEO) of the International Energy Agency.