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
The energy revolution 'Made in America'
Deutsche Welle - 3/11/2014 2:34:24 PM
Finally, Washington would no longer have to consider a region's or country's energy ... less dependent on energy imports or possibly even completely independent, secure energy flows remain essential for a functioning world economy and by extension to ...
Pakistan to Import 3,000MW Electricity from Iran
tasnimnews.com - 3/11/2014 12:47:02 PM
The group will also finance and lay transmission lines to add electricity to the national grid under the terms of the agreement, the Pakistani Dawn news website reported. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Mohammad ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
Performance across North America shows contrasting circumstances, from the import and fossil fuel dependence ... energy system aims to make Costa Rica the world's first carbon-neutral country, with 99% of electricity output from renewable energy sources.
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
water supply or use of natural resources. Switzerland, which ranks third for efficiency, is ranked as the greenest country. Austria is not far behind at sixth, with Germany and the U.K. also in the top 15. The most energy-efficient countries are ...
5 Top Countries Leading The World In Renewable Energy
Care2 (blog) - 10/8/2012 11:59:49 PM
The sun is the chief source of most renewable energy: not only can solar energy, through the use of solar panels, be used directly for heating and lighting as well as for generating electricity, the sun’s heat also drives the winds, whose energy is ...
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 ...
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 ...
World's biggest electricity producers
Rediff - 9/26/2011 4:23:10 AM
The country has the world's third-largest coal reserves and massive ... More than a third of Sweden's energy supply depends on imports. Domestic energy production is largely limited to electricity generation using nuclear energy and renewable sources ...
Energy imports will rise to 84% in 2047 if policy not changed: Planning Commission
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 2/27/2014 11:31:12 PM
India is the fifth-largest energy consumer in the world today, importing in excess of $100 billion worth of fuel per annum. However, the country's import dependence can be significantly brought down to 21% over the next 33 years if India ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Using data from British Petroleum’s 2013 statistical review of world energy, we calculated the countries with the largest reserves in three key fossil fuel categories—oil, coal, and natural gas. We then calculated the total value of the ...
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 ...
How A Fight Over Natural Resources Is Quietly Driving The World’s Response To Ukraine
Think Progress - 3/5/2014 11:59:52 PM
Complicating the tug-of-war over Ukraine even more ... to countries that do not have a trade agreement with the U.S. — a process Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) said is “excruciatingly slow” and “amounts to a de facto ban on American ...