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
Obama's dirty secret: the fossil fuel projects the US littered around the world
The Guardian - 12/1/2016 7:34:58 PM
Through the Export-Import Bank, the Obama administration has spent nearly $34bn on dirty energy plants in countries ... infrastructure projects that countries see as the basis of a development model that started after World War II. Projects this large ...
China is the big winner in Opec’s new world order
Live Mint - 12/2/2016 5:10:36 PM
Russia accounting for a larger chunk of China’s crude oil imports than Saudi Arabia will mainfest ... for more than one-third of imported crude left energy security at the mercy of foreign powers. A world in which Russia and Iran gain a little more ...
President Obama Spent ‘Unprecedented’ Billions on Fossil Fuel Projects Around the World
Truthdig - 12/1/2016 8:10:45 PM
The Obama administration financed 70 fossil fuel projects in countries from India to Australia to South Africa with nearly $34 billion through the Export-Import Bank, an investigation by the Guardian and Columbia Journalism School’s Energy and ...
Greater energy efficiency fueled by upgrading
ECNS - 12/2/2016 3:05:56 AM
In fact, as reported on Thursday, the country's manufacturing continued to expand for ... unlikely to pose much of a new problem－even though China's dependency on energy imports, crude oil in particular, remains high. The deal, in which OPEC members ...
Proof That China Is A Currency Manipulator As Donald Trump Says - So, Subsidise Imports From China
Forbes - 12/2/2016 11:41:20 AM
If everyone really does mean to go through with this idea of designating them as such, as manipulators, and then doing something to sort it out, then logically the US should subsidise Chinese imports ... country and into their other operations around the ...
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 ...
The World Needs More Energy!
Townhall.com - 12/1/2016 11:56:50 AM
But they are causing massive poverty, disease, starvation and death in third world countries. I support clean energy and don’t want to see dangerous global warming. I agree that everyone should help ensure that we live in a clean environment. Everyone ...
December gold imports to halve as cash crunch squeezes demand
Reuters - 12/1/2016 4:33:01 AM
Lower imports by the world's second-biggest consumer of gold could weigh on global prices that are already trading near their lowest level in 10 months, although it would likely help the South Asian country trim its trade deficit. "In December gold imports ...
World stocks, oil fall ahead of US job data, Italian vote
The Miami Herald - 12/2/2016 4:10:21 AM
World stocks retreated and oil's rally fizzled Friday as wary ... REFERENDUM RISK: Italians head to the polls Sunday to vote on measures that Premier Matteo Renzi says will make the country more competitive. Renzi has promised to resign if voters choose ...
Indonesia and the world’s largest energy exporting countries
The Jakarta Post - 4/1/2012 3:53:29 AM
The country is the world’s largest exporter of natural gas ... Asian’s demand for energy is increasing rapidly as is the continent’s dependency on energy imports. While most trade in natural gas and coal in Asia are intra-continental (with Indonesia ...
World cities seek $375 billion to fight climate change
Times of India - 12/2/2016 11:12:42 AM
MEXICO CITY: The world's big cities will need $375 billion of investment ... commitments to reduce harmful emissions by promoting cycling in cities and renewable energy, among other measures. In one such initiative, the mayors of Paris, Mexico City and ...
Global Leaders In Merchandise Imports
worldatlas.com - 8/26/2016 4:40:41 AM
The United States is a world leading economy and imports mainly due to its sheer ... is the top imported product in China to fuel its energy needs. In 2014 alone, crude petroleum imported in to the country was valued at $205 Billion. Other top imports ...
35% import tariff better than QR on rice, says PIDS
Philstar - 12/1/2016 8:39:23 PM
MANILA, Philippines - Replacing the quantitative restriction (QR) on rice with a 35 percent tariff on imports would lower ... of two years of negotiation with the World Trade Organization (WTO) and various member countries under the Aquino administration.
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
eia.gov - 8/24/2016 12:06:52 PM
Japan, South Korea, and China are the three largest importers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, accounting for ... Niño also contributed to lower electricity consumption and reduced LNG imports in those countries. Potential for LNG demand ...