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
Donald Trump’s dangerous, nonsensical energy plan
Washington Post - 5/29/2016 7:40:48 PM
But from his destructive tax proposals to the illogical energy plan he detailed on Thursday, there is little basis for that belief. Mr. Trump’s vision on energy, as on almost everything, starts with the premise that the country’s politicians have sold ...
Hillary Loves Fracking, But Only In Other Countries
The Daily Caller - 5/28/2016 9:29:22 PM
Newly released emails show Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton attempted to bring fracking — something she opposes — to other countries ... advise world leaders on the benefits of fracking, connected them with American energy experts ...
Green-energy gathering aims to build on Paris plan
USA Today - 5/29/2016 7:23:30 AM
“It is a fact that coming out of Paris, nearly every country in the world is committed to a low-carbon trajectory,” said U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, who will host this week’s gathering. “That means those markets are going to start growing ...
Brexit and European energy policy – the case for engagement
Financial Times - 5/30/2016 4:37:40 AM
As a result, in a period when imports are growing as production of oil and gas from the North Sea declines, Europe’s energy supplies are becoming ... years is to find a way of enabling the world’s poorer countries to raise living standards without ...
Wind turbines on Galapagos replace millions of liters of diesel since 2007, meet 30 percent of energy needs
Phys - 5/29/2016 7:19:19 PM
Credit: EOLICSA A global renewable energy project on the Galapagos Islands—one of Earth's most fragile and important ecological treasures—has helped avoid many tanker loads worth of risky diesel fuel imports ... of 11 of the world's foremost ...
Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz Says Government Can Help Clean Energy Innovation
NPR News - 5/29/2016 9:13:51 PM
Organizers describe it as the "world's largest and most forward-leaning countries working together to accelerate the global transition to clean energy." Along with U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, government officials involved in energy policy from ...
Sustainable energy: inside Iceland’s geothermal power plant
The Guardian - 5/29/2016 6:33:23 AM
Fully operational since 2010, it sits on the mossy slopes of the Hengill volcano in the south-west of the country ... can produce 303MW of electricity, making it one of the three largest single geothermal power stations in the world.
Singapore to trial world's first tropical data centre
Channel News Asia - 5/30/2016 5:06:18 AM
Thus, a data centre's main operating costs go towards energy consumption to maintain such controlled ... Dr Yaccob announced on Monday that Singapore will also be one of the first countries in the world to impose minimum standards for 4G mobile services.
Tony Azevedo says U.S. is most dangerous team in the world
KGW 8 Portland - 5/30/2016 2:43:08 AM
They have energy that I’ve never seen in my life,’” he said. The team won gold in the Intercontinental Tournament in Yokohama, Japan, where the American men qualified for the Super Final of the FINA Men's Water Polo World League in Huizhou ...
Leverage $1.078tn Funds for Devt, Nigeria, Other African Countries Told
This Day Live - 5/29/2016 12:14:00 AM
Nigeria and other African countries have ... way and financed renewable energy projects, including the 300 MW Lake Turkana wind power station – the largest wind power plant in Africa. We supported the Noor complex, the world’s largest concentrated ...
Modi’s Afghan outreach compromised by Delhi’s bureaucratic hurdles
Firstpost - 5/29/2016 2:25:50 PM
On 4 June, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Afghanistan’s Herat province to dedicate the India-built Salma Dam to water-starved and electricity-deprived ... generals control the land-locked country’s trade with the global community.
Oil Wars, Energy Crisis, And Thomas Edison’s Solution
The Inquisitr - 5/29/2016 8:23:45 PM
These five nations founded the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in order to efficiently ... geothermal may be sufficiently developed to meet the world’s energy needs. But for now we live in an age of oil. In the decades just ahead ...
Putin blasts West on first trip to EU country this year
Tulsa World - 5/27/2016 10:34:58 PM
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Russian President Vladimir ... also accusing them of stifling trade and energy cooperation with Russia. We have used your information to see if you have a subscription with ...
World's top utilities hand over project keys, chart renewable energy path to meet fast-rising energy needs
7th Space - 5/30/2016 7:43:47 AM
A global renewable energy project on the Galapagos Islands -- one of Earth's most fragile and important ecological treasures -- has helped avoid many tanker loads worth of risky diesel fuel imports since ... of 11 of the world's foremost electricity ...
Putin visits Greece for energy, investment talks
Post-Bulletin - 5/27/2016 3:04:00 PM
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin made his first trip to a European Union country this year Friday with a visit ... Putin arrived for a two-day visit expected to focus on energy cooperation and Russian investments during talks ...