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
OPEC Shrugs Off Threat of U.S. Cutting Oil Imports
Bloomberg - 1/23/2017 11:29:46 AM
Bush promised to cut imports ... concern that his country’s shipments to the U.S. might dwindle under a Trump administration. “The export volumes will be maintained,” he said. “There is a lot of interdependence in the world of energy.
China’s Energy Security Strategies – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 1/22/2017 2:26:55 AM
To ensure its energy security and strengthen its presence in the Pacific, China has designed a monumental project in Nicaragua: The Nicaraguan Canal. China imports oil from Venezuela, the country with the biggest oil reserves in the world. However ...
Germany's Green Energy Policy Disaster
Forbes - 1/22/2017 11:33:56 PM
So to cover any shortfalls in energy production, the nation would have to be able to rely on energy imports from neighboring countries. But that was a minor ... highest electricity rates in the developed world. “Clearly, nuclear energy creates risks ...
Iceland is drilling the world’s hottest hole for electricity
zmescience.com - 1/23/2017 7:07:54 PM
Iceland is already generating virtually all its energy through renewable sources. The country is not only the world’s largest green energy producer per capita but also the largest electricity producer per capita, yet geothermal still plays second fiddle ...
The world reacts as Donald Trump takes power
CNN - 1/21/2017 8:21:51 PM
Here is some of the reaction from around the world, from opposition to ... he has vowed to be tougher on the country by renegotiating trade agreements and has even proposed imposing tariffs on Chinese imports. State-run communist media did not shy away ...
Poor countries allowed to import generic drugs - WTO
Reuters - 1/23/2017 4:23:15 PM
GENEVA Poor countries are allowed to import generic medicines, World Trade Organization (WTO) Director General Roberto Azevedo told Reuters on Monday, after the required two-thirds of members agreed a deal that has taken more than a decade to finalise.
UPDATE 1-China LNG imports hit record in December
Reuters - 1/23/2017 1:21:19 AM
imports hit a record high in December, customs data showed on Monday, driven up as the country pushes towards cleaner fuels. The world's No.2 economy shipped in 3.73 million tonnes of LNG in December, topping the previous record of 2.66 million tonnes in ...
There are success stories all across the globe — and in our country, too
The Florida Times-Union Jacksonville - 1/20/2017 6:25:31 AM
The U.S. will be the world’s top oil producer by 2020, passing Saudi Arabia and Russia, reports the International Energy Agency. The U.S, may be able to limit crude imports totally or limit them to friendly countries like Canada and Mexico. The energy ...
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 ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
eia.gov - 8/24/2016 12:06:52 PM
Japan, South Korea, and China are the three largest importers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, accounting for ... Niño also contributed to lower electricity consumption and reduced LNG imports in those countries. Potential for LNG demand ...
REFILE-Mexico's Pemex imports first diesel cargo via train from U.S.
Reuters - 1/18/2017 1:27:14 AM
Volin said gasoline imports via ... Howard Energy also owns and operates a 230,000-barrel storage facility near Port Arthur. The rail service is being provided by the Mexican unit of Kansas City Southern, one of the country's top railroad operators.
Countries Where Fuel Imports Comprise Large Shares Of Total Imports
worldatlas.com - 8/28/2016 11:57:57 PM
Fuel demand is very high in countries around the world but due to the shortage in supply ... Some of these countries are looked at below. Belarus’ imports mainly consist of such energy resources as oil and natural gas, alongside metal, industrial ...
Australia’s growing oil imports are an energy security issue
THE CONVERSATION - 6/19/2012 4:10:09 PM
one facet of the country’s energy situation has largely been under the radar – the country’s growing reliance on oil imports. BP have just released their annual Statistical Review of World Energy. This statistical bulletin is regarded as the most ...
Valero Energy Corporation (VLO): U.S. Oil Imports Are Falling, But Reliance on These Countries Is Rising
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/4/2013 6:05:45 PM
according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, while Angolan imports are down to less than 200,000 barrels per day, compared with an average of 513,000 in 2008. But even as imports from countries like Nigeria and Angola have fallen dramatically ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries import more
theamericanenergynews.com - 8/24/2016 3:55:56 PM
in the world, accounting for more than half of global LNG imports in 2015, according to the US Energy Information Administration. Combined LNG imports in these countries averaged 18.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2015, a 5% (0.9 Bcf/d) decline ...