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
Piyush Goyal to seek soft loans for renewables from World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim
Economic Times - 6/28/2016 2:04:34 PM
NEW DELHI: Power Minister Piyush Goyal today said he will seek low-cost and long-term finance for clean energy projects in his meeting with World Bank chief Jim Yong ... largely by reducing imports of fossil fuel, the minister said, adding that there ...
Oil imports to OECD countries fell until March
Energy Live News - 6/20/2016 1:38:16 PM
Imports ... countries to OECD nations declined during the first quarter of the year. There were shipments coming only from Iran – which increased by 30% – Iraq and Kuwait, which accounted for a 10% rise, new figures from the International Energy ...
RPT-COLUMN-China's robust crude oil imports mask changing fuel dynamics: Russell
Reuters - 6/28/2016 12:02:53 PM
While the news media continues its relentless focus on Brexit, there is mounting evidence of a shift in the dynamics of China's crude and fuel markets, which may have a far greater impact on global energy markets. On the surface crude imports by the world ...
Is Graphite The Next Big Thing In The World Of Alternative Energy?
The Huffington Post - 6/28/2016 12:38:40 PM
This is truly a game changer in the field of renewable energy. New sources of graphite are continuously being discovered. There are prospective high-quality resources in North America and Sri Lanka. Other countries that can also be new sources are Africa ...
8 Countries that Produce the Most Wind Energy in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 6/23/2016 3:11:56 AM
Did you know that 80.4 percent of the total installed wind power capacity of the world is housed by the 8 countries that produce the most wind energy in the world? And, which are those countries? Keep on reading to find out! Wind energy as a power sector ...
Small Increase In Energy Investment Could Save 3 Million Lives From Air Pollution In 2040
CleanTechnica - 6/28/2016 4:13:25 PM
The World Energy Outlook Special Report 2016 ... a rapid peak and decline in global greenhouse-gas emissions and lower fossil-fuel import bills in many countries.”
Piyush Goyal to seek soft loans for clean energy projects from World Bank chief
Daily News and Analysis - 6/28/2016 4:49:13 PM
Power Minister Piyush Goyal will be meeting World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim on Wednesday. Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday he will seek low-cost and long-term finance for clean energy projects ... largely by reducing imports of fossil fuel ...
Tone Deaf: Michelle Obama Wears $1,750 Dress In One Of The Poorest Countries In World
Townhall.com - 6/29/2016 5:56:37 AM
Her cause was noble—62 million girls around the world do not attend school ... and about 90 percent of the country has no access to electricity. During the Ebola epidemic, entire communities were devastated, infrastructure crumbled, and most schools ...
S&P Global Platts Analysis of U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Data
Platts - 6/29/2016 10:10:09 PM
Imports fell by 884,000 barrels per day (b/d ... independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater ...
The world’s smartest computer will help treat 10,000 veterans with cancer
Washington Post - 6/29/2016 5:56:37 AM
More than 350 researchers, oncologists, data experts, patients and others are expected to take part in the Howard conference, with an additional 6,000 more signed up for 270 regional summits around the country ... the Department of Energy is teaming ...
Ferrous scrap imports by Malaysia plunged by 78% during Q1 2016
scrapmonster.com - 6/24/2016 4:58:08 AM
The Malaysian steel scrap imports during 2014 had totaled 963,000 tons. Meantime, the latest forecast published by the World Steel Association states that the steel demand in five ASEAN countries including Malaysia is likely to grow by 6% in 2017.
World's Most Attractive Employers Ranking | 2016
prnewswire.com - 6/29/2016 11:11:35 AM
For Millennials the Energy industry becomes less attractive while strong lifestyle brands are on the rise Business and engineering/IT students in the world's 12 largest economies ... in both fields of study for all countries apart from India, where having ...
Just Five Common Foods Produce More Greenhouse Gas Emissions Than Nearly All Countries
Think Progress - 6/29/2016 7:58:19 AM
According to a new report from Oxfam America, the production of these five commodity crops emits more greenhouse gases annually than each of the world’s countries ... even if other sectors like energy or transportation make deep cuts.
Three Amigos Unveil Climate and Energy Plan, Nafta Changes
Bloomberg - 6/29/2016 7:04:02 PM
The North American Climate, Clean Energy and Environment Partnership, announced by the leaders of the three countries in Ottawa at the beginning ... by 2025,” cut black carbon emissions, bring in “world-class ultra low-sulphur diesel fuel and heavy ...
Big, bold and beautiful: The world's best new tall buildings
Gizmag - 6/29/2016 9:38:32 AM
Highlighting the best new skyscrapers around the globe, this year's recipients include the world's second-tallest skyscraper and ... rainwater collection, and 270 electricity-producing wind turbines. CTBUH awarded the Middle East & Africa category to ...