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
Cyprus’ heavy reliance on fuel highlighted by World Energy Council
Cyprus Mail - 11/24/2014 11:30:07 AM
Cyprus’ heavy reliance on fuel imports is highlighted in the latest report by the World Energy Council. In a report released by World Energy Council, Cyprus ranks 63 out of 129 countries in terms of balancing what is termed the ‘energy trilemma ...
Ukraine should prioritise energy efficiency
EurActiv.com - 11/24/2014 2:21:55 PM
... is extremely important for the country, which imports up to 60% of its energy and is in dire need of affordable energy supplies to relaunch its economic and industrial growth. According to the World Energy Council, the energy intensity of Ukraine's ...
TABLE-India Reliance's Oct crude imports down 10 pct pct y/y- trade
Reuters - 11/24/2014 1:10:20 PM
Nov 24 (Reuters) - India's Reliance Industries, owner of the world's biggest refining complex, shipped in nearly 10 percent less oil in October than a year ago and skip imports from Iraq ... Jan-Oct Jan-Oct %change Country 2014 2014 mth/mth 2013 yr/yr ...
Energy in 25 years: Who's producing, who's buying
CNBC - 11/18/2014 5:28:00 PM
Some 95 percent of that growth is expected to come from emerging countries, while energy use in the developed ... overtaking Saudi Arabia as the world's largest producer of liquids this year, helping reduce U.S. oil imports by nearly 75 percent between ...
Goyal: may stop thermal coal imports in 2-3 years
Reuters - 11/12/2014 10:32:46 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has asked Coal India, the world's ... be able to stop imports of thermal coal." Coal generates three-fifths of India's power, but a shortage of the fuel means millions still go without electricity and power cuts ...
How Energy Secure Are The EU And UK?
Oil Price - 11/23/2014 11:55:46 PM
Since each of these countries import gas from Russia, disruption to Russian supplies may prompt these countries to compete for the UK’s Norwegian gas. Hence, in an interconnected energy world, the UK cannot escape exposure to Russian gas supply disruption.
Qatar looks East: Growing importance of China’s LNG market
Al Arabiya News - 11/24/2014 7:33:54 AM
Qatar has the world's third ... of Doha’s total imports. Acknowledging China's importance as one of the largest and fastest growing economies in the world, Doha expressed its readiness to engage with Beijing and fulfil its energy requirements.
China Shale Boom Fizzles as Clean Energy, Imports Take Lead
Bloomberg - 11/21/2014 3:41:14 AM
China, which has the world’s largest shale gas reserves, awarded 18 companies exploration rights in two auctions in 2011 and 2012, in an attempt to replicate the U.S. shale boom and cut its reliance on imports. Only one of these, state-owned energy giant ...
Possible to stop imports of thermal coal in 2-3 yrs: Goyal
Money Control - 11/12/2014 8:16:46 AM
India, the world's third-largest buyer ... three years we should be able to stop imports of thermal coal." Coal generates three-fifths of India's power, but a shortage of the fuel means millions still go without electricity and power cuts are common.
COLUMN-China energy targets show intent, picks winners and losers: Russell
Reuters - 11/20/2014 4:46:51 AM
However, all the indications from China's leaders have been that the world's largest polluter ... distance transmission lines to carry electricity to the more populated east of the country. This doesn't mean coal imports will drop to zero, but the 7.7 ...
Americans Win with American Energy
Breaking Energy - 11/18/2014 1:53:15 PM
eventually got the country up and running again. In 2012 Japan consumed 37% of the world’s liquefied natural gas (LNG). The past few years have seen some upheavals in the balance of energy security around the Pacific. America, which used to be the world ...
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 ...
World Bank Supports More Efficient and More Reliable District Heating Services in Moldova
The World Bank - 11/22/2014 12:33:56 AM
WASHINGTON, November 21, 2014 — The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today ... Although Moldova is dependent on imports to meet its energy demand, inefficient energy use in Moldova is leading to higher energy costs for both industries and ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
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 ...
Can Developed Countries Reduce Future Total World Carbon Emissions?
The Energy Collective - 12/13/2012 11:53:07 PM
Growth of World and Non-Annex countries carbon emissions began increasing at larger rates ... originally intended to address energy security (petroleum oil imports alternatives). The EIA International Energy Outlook (IEO2011) data represents carbon dioxide ...