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
Venezuelans lose sleep in bid to curb electricity shortage
The Guardian - 5/2/2016 12:10:14 AM
The move, announced in mid-April, was part of a package of measures the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) member nation is pursuing to cope with a crippling electricity shortage ... the country with the world’s largest proven ...
G7 countries agree to boost investment, ensure energy supply
New Kerala - 5/2/2016 8:02:41 AM
Tokyo, May 2 : The G7 energy ministers on Monday agreed to step up energy ... The conclusions of the meeting are expected to be discussed in the upcoming meeting of the world's most industrialised countries, which will be held in the Ise-Shima National ...
India allocates USD20b to exploit Iran's energy sector
MENAFN - 5/2/2016 8:59:56 AM
India has been eying deeper energy relations with that country and has already lined up USD20 billion as investment in oil and gas, based on reports. New Delhi is looking to increase engagement with the sanction-free Iran by raising oil imports and ...
India's Energy Minister Wants to Cut Coal Imports to Nothing
Bloomberg - 4/25/2016 4:24:54 PM
India has some bad news for the world’s struggling miners: it doesn’t want foreign coal. “I’m trying to find new reserves so I can remove my dependence on imports,” the country’s coal ... miners including Peabody Energy Corp. that have suffered ...
Qatar investigates death at World Cup site as labor rights under scrutiny
YAHOO Sports - 5/1/2016 12:14:24 PM
DOHA (Reuters) - The organizers of Qatar's 2022 World Cup said on Sunday they were investigating the death of an Indian laborer at one of its sites but denied it was caused by working conditions which the wealthy Gulf country is under pressure to improve.
LED programme UJALA will be implemented across country by 2019: Piyush Goyal
Daily News and Analysis - 4/30/2016 12:44:13 PM
The Centre's ambitious National LED programme -- Unnat Jyoti by Affordable LEDs for All (UJALA) -- will be implemented across the country ... energy capacity to 1,500 MW in 2014-15, which jumped 100 per cent to 3,000 MW in 2015-16. The world's largest ...
Defying A Superficially Erotic World
The Huffington Post - 5/1/2016 6:45:07 AM
We have learned to suppress our sexuality and in doing so, we have suppressed our creative life-force energy. How many of us have been in ... We have been warned against this our entire lives by a world based on masculine power, perceptions and desires ...
No capping the possibilities from nuclear energy
Gulf News - 5/1/2016 8:25:20 AM
In 1965, the world’s nuclear electricity generation was 5.8 million ... in oil prices that year gave nuclear power a boost in industrial countries to reduce their oil consumption and imports. By 1985, nuclear power consumption rose to almost 335-mtoe ...
Spurned by Hawaii, world’s largest telescope may now be built in Ladakh
India TV - 5/1/2016 10:48:30 AM
On the Indian side, the project is being handled by the Ministry of Science and Technology and Department of Atomic Energy. “The project is expected ... will strengthen the domestic programme of the country in this field and lead to several discoveries ...
Bangladesh Apparel Exports Can Create More Jobs: World Bank
The World Bank - 5/2/2016 5:32:21 AM
DHAKA, May 2, 2016 – Clothing exports could create more and better jobs in Bangladesh if the country makes improvements in productivity, product quality and reliability, and by enforcing better safety conditions and other compliance policies, a World ...
World's Largest Telescope May Be Set Up in Ladakh
NDTV - 5/2/2016 6:00:59 AM
On the Indian side, the project is being handled by the Ministry of Science and Technology and Department of Atomic Energy. If the programme comes ... will strengthen the domestic programme of the country in this field and lead to several discoveries ...
Feeding frenzy in Spain's renewable energy sector
Phys - 5/1/2016 8:18:11 AM
Polo adds that another strong point of Spain's wind energy sector is that companies involved in the entire production line are present in the country. The know-how of companies has allowed them "to win projects elsewhere in the world," says Rubio.
Immigration and Trade: It Is a Shrinking World – Deal with It
Townhall.com - 5/1/2016 12:00:05 PM
I told him “We are half way around the world in 11 hours ... question whether these visas are being used to import cheaper foreign labor to fill American jobs. The Educational Cartel is failing our country and it is criminal as they steal the future ...
Luke Bryan Wins Artist of the Year at the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards
Taste of Country - 5/1/2016 10:05:33 AM
The country superstar took home Artist of the Year honors at the 2016 American Country Countdown Awards on Sunday night (May 1). Bryan took home Male Vocalist of the Year honors earlier in the evening, also giving his fans a high-energy version of his ...
The 2016 World Machine Tool Survey
Modern Machine Shop - 5/1/2016 4:00:29 AM
However, the story is not one of general decline in manufacturing investment around the world. In fact ... collected actual or estimated data on production, exports and imports from 26 countries, as it has in previous years. However, new to this year ...