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
Ukraine allows firms to import electricity due to power crisis: PM Arseniy Yatseniuk
Economic Times - 12/19/2014 10:56:18 PM
will allow all companies to import electricity, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk said on Friday as he urged consumers to save energy. Ukraine used to be self-sufficient in coal, but months of fighting has halted production at more than half of the country ...
Balkan Countries Agree To EU 2030 Clean Energy, Emission Reduction Targets
CleanTechnica - 12/19/2014 1:59:26 PM
The majority of the emissions in Serbia come from the energy sector, which is also dependent, to a great extent, on imports. The country is looking to implement ... and energy efficiency come at the right time. As the world awaits ambitious emission ...
Who are the world’s top 10 energy performers?
forumblog.org - 12/10/2014 2:10:06 PM
aims to help world leaders and inform decision-making by benchmarking the current performance of energy systems of individual nations. Launched in 2013, the 2015 index has evolved to include the latest available energy data from 125 countries, highlighting ...
Opec: World energy watchdog IEA cuts oil demand forecast
Daily Telegraph - 12/12/2014 9:42:53 AM
Under its charter, all IEA countries which are net oil importers must stockpile at least 90 days’ worth of the previous year’s imports in order to safeguard against any sudden disruptions to world energy markets. According to the IEA, its members now ...
Ukrainian government allows imports of electricity from neighbouring countries
ИТАР-ТАСС - 12/7/2014 9:51:47 PM
KIEV, December 7. /TASS/. Ukraine’s government has allowed to import electricity from neighbouring countries, the press service of the ministry of energy and coal industry said on Sunday. According to the ministry, the decision was taken “to prevent ...
North American will supply the world with oil by 2019: Exxon
The Star - 12/10/2014 2:07:07 AM
Demand for energy will grow rapidly in coming decades in the developing world, while demand in the developed world is expected to be flat or even decline as countries impose stricter ... and liquid hydrocarbons than it imports, a remarkable turnaround ...
Ja ranks below Syria in Global Energy Index report
Jamaica Observer - 12/19/2014 12:12:03 PM
JAMAICA'S high energy costs and poor infrastructure ranked the country 97th globally, or worse than civil war-torn Syria, according to the Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2015 published by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in collaboration ...
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 ...
Exxon: North America to be energy exporter by 2020
Fuel Fix - 12/9/2014 1:06:52 PM
HOUSTON — The world’s energy markets ... s report predicted that global energy demand would by grow 35 percent through 2040, driven by 2 billion new people and the rise of an energy-hungry middle class in developing countries. The report also outlined ...
As US gas consumption plateaus to help climate, fuel exports pollute elsewhere in the world
The Republic - 12/8/2014 4:11:11 AM
The U.S. is sending more fuel than ever to other parts of the world, where efforts to address ... crude oil to transit. The country also is expanding trade zones which allow for duty-free imports and export of gasoline and diesel. Still, Panama says ...
If Obama Wants More Solar Energy, Why Is He Making It So Expensive?
The Foundry - 12/20/2014 8:57:36 AM
Nicolas Loris, an economist, focuses on energy ... in the countries where they were produced. Before the proposed duties take effect, the U.S. International Trade Commission must determine whether U.S. companies have been injured by these imports.
ExxonMobil’s Sees Energy Demand Rising Steeply
Marine Link - 12/10/2014 4:01:39 AM
Significant growth in the global middle class, expansion of emerging economies and an additional 2 billion people in the world will contribute ... is developed by examining energy supply and demand trends in 100 countries, 15 demand sectors covering ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Politicians and activists may love to talk about renewable energy sources, but in today’s world fossil fuels are still ... has more proven oil reserves than all but seven countries. Saudi Arabia also has a massive natural gas reserve, which remains ...
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 ...
Sweden ‘Most Sustainable Country in the World’
Environmental Leader - 8/19/2013 3:15:55 PM
Sweden is the most sustainable country in the world, a ranking it earned ... energy use, energy sources, risk mitigation and biodiversity. For example, countries that rely heavily on fossil fuel imports are vulnerable to external price movements or ...