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
Natural Gas Imports into China – Prospects for Growth
jdsupra.com - 9/10/2014 1:49:11 PM
Indeed the recent crisis over Ukraine and Europe's dependence on Russian gas imports is likely to be a useful reminder to China (a future Russian gas importer) of the importance of supply diversification in any country's energy policy. As one of the world ...
UPDATE 6-China seeks cleaner coal imports, some Australian miners hit
Reuters - 9/16/2014 5:09:39 PM
The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) policy comes as prices on the GlobalCOAL Newcastle index slump to a five-year low amid a supply glut and slowing demand from China, the world ... IMPORTS OF ALL COALS SPECIFICATION LIGNITE OTHER COALS ...
Outrage Over Plans To Import Coal For Power Generation
nigerianmuse.com - 9/16/2014 4:52:21 AM
Nigeria is assessed to have about the largest gas reserves in the world, but the parlous ... KFC and other Chinese restaurants import their tools such as toothpicks from their home countries to be replicated in the electricity power sector that is already ...
An Energy Revolution is Underway in Uruguay
Voice News - 9/10/2014 9:10:00 AM
Uruguay has traditionally been dependent on fuel imports from neighboring ... The drive for an energy revolution in Uruguay doesn't stop there. The country now intends to transform its Carrasco International Airport into the world's first sustainable ...
Nigerian aluminium industry choked by imports, high energy/labour costs
Businessday - 9/14/2014 11:38:34 PM
They add that the new electricity managers have been unable to ramp up power supply not only across the country but also to industrial zones ... of aluminium roofing sheets in many parts of the world is 0.4mm, findings have shown.
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 ...
Economics: Manufacture renewables to build energy security
Nature - 9/10/2014 4:55:17 PM
No other country is investing so much money or generating so much renewable energy. China is upgrading ... bond issued by the Export-Import Bank of Korea last year allocated exclusively to finance green projects around the world. China is leading the ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
As the most populous country in the world and a rapidly developing ... With large oil and natural gas reserves and close proximity, Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports. The development of the Bakken and Athabasca oil sands ...
Brazil 'falling off world oil map' over failed policies -industry group
Reuters - 9/15/2014 10:40:07 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Investors are losing interest in Brazil's oil industry as the country's energy ... Brasileiro SA to charge world prices for gasoline and diesel fuel in Brazil to stem losses on fuel imports of as much as 80 billion ...
Modi welcomes Xi Jinping by dropping anti-dumping duty on solar panel imports
NITI Central - 9/12/2014 2:26:46 AM
According to World Bank data, more than 300 million Indians — 25 percent of total population — have no access to regular electricity. In 2012-13, India’s power sector could supply just 124,000 megawatts for a country of more than 1.2 billion people.
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
It also highlights the over-dependence of many energy systems, with 32% of countries dependent on imports to meet more than half of their ... and a Member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on New Energy Architecture.
Australia’s growing oil imports are an energy security issue
THE CONVERSATION - 6/19/2012 8:56:29 PM
BP have just released their annual Statistical Review of World Energy. This statistical bulletin ... are expected to result in a future increase in Australia’s oil imports. Given recent trends, the country’s self-sufficiency in crude oil and refined ...
Sweden ‘Most Sustainable Country in the World’
Environmental Leader - 8/19/2013 3:15:55 PM
Sweden is the most sustainable country in the world, a ranking it earned ... energy use, energy sources, risk mitigation and biodiversity. For example, countries that rely heavily on fossil fuel imports are vulnerable to external price movements or ...
India's energy imports may rise to $230 bn by FY23: Goldman
Money Control - 6/20/2014 3:47:54 PM
According to the global financial services major, the country's annual energy imports in the next decade could go up to ... "India has a fifth of the world's population, but only a 30th of its energy". It may be recalled that on July 30th 2012, India's ...
2013 World Energy Day & National Energy Action Month
U.S. Department of State - 10/22/2013 11:51:10 AM
For the first time, energy demand is being led by developing countries outside of the ... American oil imports are at their lowest level in 20 years; and this year we will become the world’s largest oil and gas producer. Despite growing self-sufficiency ...