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
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 ...
America's Energy Edge
Council on Foreign Relations - 8/27/2014 11:59:55 PM
Only five years ago, the world's supply of ... it seemed that the country would become dependent on costly natural gas imports. But in the years since, those predictions have proved spectacularly wrong. Global energy production has begun to shift away ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Private firm Guanghui gets oil import license
China - 8/29/2014 12:27:22 AM
As the world's second-largest oil consumer, China has strict regulations on crude imports. It divides companies in two ... moves to be more open to private investors as part of the country's energy industry reform. Xinjiang Guanghui Petroleum became ...
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 ...
China’s crude oil imports decline after high inventory stocking
Yahoo Finance - 8/29/2014 12:58:59 PM
This fall was mainly due to subdued demand growth leading to speculation of stockpiling by the world’s largest energy ... imports, which are still higher than the level necessary to meet demand, suggests stockpiling in commercial storage or even the ...
FG Targets 30% Electricity From Coal By 2015 – Sada
Leadership - 8/27/2014 6:02:00 PM
He said the Federal Government would ensure that gas, solar and wind energy contributed to power ... of any power generation company in the country that imports coal from South Africa or any other part of the world. Sada explained that those importing ...
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 ...
Community energy bonds, sharing solar
Solar Power Portal - 8/29/2014 10:28:40 AM
Since then, our reliance on oil and gas imports from around the world has grown ... and to share these with as many residents of our country as possible, we believe community energy schemes are paramount. On Friday of this week, the Shared Ownership ...
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.