Definition: This entry is the total exported electricity in kilowatt-hours.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Electricity - exports map
Obama lifts arms export embargo on Vietnam
USA Today - 5/23/2016 2:51:26 AM
Obama said on a visit to the communist country that the measure was intended to move toward normalizing relations between the nations and to remove a “lingering vestige of the Cold War.” The United States partially lifted the embargo in 2014.
10 Countries that Export the Most Tobacco in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/10/2016 4:39:55 AM
These 10 countries that export the most tobacco in the world account for a significant share of the crop’s total export. In 2015, the value of tobacco export was $11.3 billion, which is some 700,000 decrease compared to a year ago. Tobacco is native to ...
Portugal runs on renewable energy for four days
Firstpost - 5/22/2016 4:57:18 PM
The landmark rise in temperatures around the world, is pushing more and more nations to adopt clean sources of energy. Germany too stepped up its game in this department when the country achieved another milestone in its goal to exit coal power before 2050.
World Bank Approves $750 Million For Indian Solar Power Projects
CleanTechnica - 5/23/2016 1:28:32 PM
the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) announced that the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank, and the newly-founded BRICS development bank will provide $500 million each for the development of rooftop solar power projects in the country.
Meet the abusive ‘world’s largest company’ you’ve never heard of
Raw Story - 5/23/2016 3:12:55 AM
Not merely big, it’s colossal—the tenth largest corporation in the world—with 160,000 employees in more than 50 countries on six continents ... Indeed, its nondescript name is an acronym for GLobal ENergy COmmodity REsources, and it owns a huge ...
$4 billion wind farm for Scotland as it leads push for wind energy
CNBC - 5/23/2016 12:24:06 PM
Scotland is set to strengthen its credentials as a world ... hours of electricity in April to the National Grid, according to recent data. The Scottish government says onshore wind power is now the most common form of renewable energy in the country.
World leaders urged to reform aid, uphold international law
Washington Post - 5/22/2016 3:45:43 PM
He also expressed hope that more energy would be ... representatives from 180 countries are expected to attend. The event is a bid to boost the response to what the United Nations calls the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II.
Burkina Faso capital hit by water cuts amid soaring heat
US News and World Report - 5/23/2016 2:32:57 PM
Burkina Faso, a landlocked country in the heart of West Africa, is one of the poorest of the sub-region. Every year, during the dry season which goes from March to June, its people suffer very serious water and electricity cuts. In recent weeks ...
Obama to lift Vietnam arms embargo; countries still disagree on human rights
United Press International - 5/23/2016 8:56:31 AM
Trade between both countries has increased to $45 billion. In 2015, U.S. exports to Vietnam increased by 23 percent ... in Reporters Without Borders' 2016 World Press Freedom Index, which ranks countries from best to worst depending on press restriction ...
Japan April exports down 10.1%
asia.nikkei.com - 5/23/2016 9:10:50 AM
Exports to China, a major destination for Japanese products, fell 7.6 percent to 1.04 trillion yen for the second straight monthly decline, while imports from the country plunged ... Automobile exports to the world's largest economy fell 4.4 percent ...
What Is The International Energy Outlook For 2016?
Seeking Alpha - 5/23/2016 1:04:04 AM
In 2012, total world energy consumption was 549 quadrillion Btu . Consumers in 2040 are predicted to use roughly 815 quadrillion  Btu. The bulk of this increase is expected to come from countries that are not members of the Organization for Economic ...
Feature: Iran eyes major gas export boost, but doubts mount
Platts - 5/23/2016 4:13:10 PM
Azizollah Ramazani, NIGC director of international affairs, told the Iranian energy ministry news agency Shana that NIGC was planning to export gas to 15 countries in the coming ... rich gas fields around the world. However, current rates of production ...
PM Modi to meet top Iranian leaders today, Chabahar port, energy partnership high on agenda
India TV - 5/23/2016 7:59:15 AM
Tehran: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in Iran on Sunday on a two-day state visit, will have crucial meetings today with the leaders of the host country and witness signing of various agreements having economic and strategic importance.
World Benefits From U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports
Forbes - 1/10/2016 10:12:31 PM
After Qatar and Australia, the U.S. could easily become the world ... country can absorb large-scale LNG exports. U.S. industry has such a big lead over competitors in Europe and North-East Asia where gas prices have been be 2-5 times higher. The U.S ...
Japan’s Exports Drop further in April adding to a Gloomy Outlook
TopNews United States - 5/23/2016 10:08:06 AM
Japan's economy marked its seventh consecutive month of drop in exports in April. The data released officially on Monday added to the gloomy outlook of the third-largest economy of the world ... The trade surplus of the country was 823 billion yen or ...