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
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
As one of only two upper middle-income countries to rank within the top 10, government strategy driving the transformation of its energy system aims to make Costa Rica the world's first carbon ... but with electricity production dominated by coal, South ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble and attempt to ... consumed is likely to be a very energy-efficient economy. Conversely a country with huge energy consumption and relatively little GDP is unlikely to be efficient.
Can Developed Countries Reduce Future Total World Carbon Emissions?
theenergycollective.com - 12/13/2012 11:53:07 PM
The EIA International Energy data represents carbon dioxide (CO 2) emissions based on consumption and ... and Non-Annex Developing countries per capita carbon emissions are projected to increase. Refer to the following graph. World Projected Per Capita ...
5 Top Countries Leading The World In Renewable Energy
Care2 (blog) - 10/8/2012 11:59:49 PM
Spain, 7.8 percent of world total Last April, wind power became Spain’s largest source of electricity generation ... s energy from alternative and renewable sources by 2020. 5. Brazil: 5 percent of world total Brazil has boosted large investments ...
Sweden ‘Most Sustainable Country in the World’
Environmental Leader - 8/19/2013 3:15:55 PM
For example, countries that rely heavily on fossil fuel imports are vulnerable to external price movements ... A report released last year in Doha by the World Energy Council urged governments to design long-term energy policies, enable market conditions ...
BP energy outlook sees 41% rise in world energy use to 2035
Oil & Gas Journal - 1/15/2014 10:06:11 PM
China will overtake the US as the world’s largest oil consumer by 2027. The country’s oil and gas import dependences will be 76% and 41% in 2035, respectively, up from 57% and 25% in 2012. Other BRIC countries By 2035, India’s energy demand growth of ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Indeed, as technology has developed in recent years ... While the data is imprecise, our ranking reveals which countries control the most energy. As developing economies like China and India expand and fossil fuel supplies dwindle, those ...
Pakistan to import 5bn kwh electricity
The Frontier Post - 3/10/2014 12:59:33 AM
BISHKEK (INP): \"Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan are ready to export up to 5 billion kWh annually to Pakistan under CASA-1000 project,\" the Director General of the National Electric Network of Kyrgyzstan Company Medetbek Aitkulov informed today at ...
US set for energy independence, while other countries set for dependence
Daily Caller - 1/23/2014 3:20:00 AM
The U.S. is set to become the world’s largest ... According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), increased production from U.S. shale formations will reduce liquid fuel imports and make the country a net natural gas exporter by 2018.
U.S. Will Be Energy Self-Sufficient by 2035 on Shale, BP Says
Bloomberg - 1/15/2014 2:49:32 PM
China will become the largest energy importer by 2035 as import dependence rises to 20 percent from 15 percent. The country will overtake the U.S. as the world’s biggest oil consumer by 2027 and surpass Russia as the largest gas consumer after ...
India's imports to rise faster than energy demands
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 1/15/2014 5:16:52 AM
"In view of the rising demands for energy, India dependence on imports will grow faster than its demands. Today, countries like Japan and Germany ... Towards Energy Independence 2030' at Petrotech said," World energy sector is very diverse ...
Expensive energy imports are a big snag for Abenomics
Quartz - 11/19/2013 11:56:44 PM
(The weak yen makes imports more expensive for Japan.) Since the Fukushima disaster led Japan to shut down its nuclear energy production, the country’s reliance on ... help Japan manage what has become the world’s largest national debt at more than ...
IEA World Outlook: Six Key Trends Shaping the Energy Future
National Geographic - 11/12/2013 9:06:05 PM
Thanks to "fracking," the United States is reaching the top spot among world oil producers sooner than ... driven drive to promote domestically produced sugarcane ethanol, almost 45 percent of the country's primary energy demand is met by renewable energy ...
Sweden forced to import trash from Norway to create heat and electricity
New York Daily News - 10/26/2012 5:01:46 AM
“So that’s why we have the world’s best incineration plants concerning energy efficiency,” Senior Advisor ... Ostlund said she would like to see Sweden import trash from countries outside Scandinavia. “I hope that we instead will ...
U.S. Oil Imports Are Falling, But Reliance on These Countries Is Rising
The Motley Fool - 5/4/2013 2:45:20 PM
While the rise of oil imports from Canada is not concerning at all -- after all, the U.S. and Canada have the largest trade relationship of any two countries in the world -- rising Saudi imports may be disconcerting to some since they go against the idea ...