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
As winter looms, war-weary Ukraine shows signs of energy independence
The Christian Science Monitor - 10/6/2015 8:45:56 PM
Russia’s grip on energy in Ukraine – and indeed all of Europe ... storage facilities and new bi-directional interconnectors, which facilitate gas imports from countries like Slovakia, are giving the country the leverage to hold out for a better ...
Belarus' president says his country doesn't need Russian military air base
FOX News - 10/6/2015 5:25:30 PM
The two countries have close political, economic and military ties and Belarus depends on Russian energy and other subsidies. At the same time, Lukashenko has moved recently to improve Belarus ties with the West, which were strained over his crackdown on ...
UPDATE 1-Morocco to shortlist 3 companies for LNG imports deal
Reuters - 10/6/2015 1:57:55 PM
It is also developing a plan to build 4 gigawatts of renewable energy. It has started negotiations to secure its imports with exporting countries --including Qatar and Russia -- and private companies, Amara told Reuters earlier this year. The kingdom is ...
Africa Could Quadruple Renewable Energy Capacity By 2030
CleanTechnica - 10/6/2015 6:15:37 PM
“Africa holds some of the best renewable energy resources in the world in the form of biomass ... creates a massive opportunity for African countries to both transform and expand their energy systems while providing a pathway for low-carbon economic ...
Could Israel’s solar energy guru win the Nobel Peace Prize?
The Times of Israel - 10/6/2015 6:37:05 PM
Come Friday, a tech project with strong roots in Israel could conceivably snag the country an honor ... who is considered one of the world’s leading authorities on the practical application and commercialization of solar energy technology.
Reps ask NERC, Discos to stop upward review of electricity tariff
P.M. News Nigeria - 10/6/2015 9:14:34 PM
Solomon Maren (PDP-Plateau Mangu/Bokkos) on the need to arrest the proposed “unrealistic upward review of electricity tariff’’ by the distribution companies. Maren expressed concern that power generation and distribution in the country was in a state ...
Korean energy economist to head UN climate science panel
Phys.org - 10/6/2015 9:07:25 PM
Each country is allowed one vote for climate panel leader Lee is president of the government affiliated Korea Energy Economics Institute and past ... dioxide that can still be emitted before the world warms another two degrees—and thinking about those ...
US trade deficit widens as exports sag, imports from China surge
Economic Times - 10/6/2015 5:54:08 PM
This puts the onus on US consumers to deliver stronger economic growth because the rest of the world ... other countries gathering in Lima, Peru this week to stimulate their economies to kick-start global growth. A 3 per cent increase in imports from ...
IMF downgrades forecast for world, emerging market economies
Chicago Tribune - 10/6/2015 4:06:46 PM
In a report Tuesday in advance of the IMF-World Bank annual meetings here this week ... imposed by the West as punishment for Russian aggression in Ukraine. Collapsing energy prices are also hurting Canada. The IMF downgraded its forecast for the Canadian ...
Goldman Sachs report says 'India has a fifth of world's population, but only a 30th of its energy'.
The Indian Express - 6/20/2014 8:52:43 AM
... is facing energy challenges as the country doesn’t produce enough to meet its needs. In FY14, India’s net energy imports were at 6.3 per cent of GDP. Goldman Sachs report said, “India has a fifth of the world’s population, but only a 30th of ...
Africa's GDP growth to slow to 3.7% this year - World Bank
Ghana Web - 10/6/2015 4:21:05 PM
"The end of the commodity super-cycle poses an opportunity for African countries," Diop said. "Implementing the right policies to boost agricultural productivity, and reduce electricity costs while expanding access, will improve competitiveness and support ...
World UV Filter Market Analysis With 30 Company Profiles and 2020 Forecasts in New Research Reports
Market Watch - 10/6/2015 11:27:35 AM
This report also states import/export consumption ... Not limited to any one industry, ReportsnReports.com offers research studies on agriculture, energy and power, chemicals, environment, medical devices, healthcare, food and beverages, water, advanced ...
Brazil vs. Chile 2015: Prediction, Preview For 2018 World Cup Qualifier
International Business Times - 10/6/2015 4:21:05 PM
While in much of the rest of the world there are ... garnered from winning the country’s first ever international title. A momentary letdown would be understandable given how much emphasis was put on and how much emotional energy was spent on lifting ...
Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Gains as Oil Prices Rally
The Street - 10/6/2015 7:05:43 PM
Oil prices were rising following signals that the world's biggest crude oil producers may work together to support prices, according to Reuters. On Monday, Russia's energy minister said the country talks with Saudi Arabia about the oil market in a meeting ...
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 ...