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
Hillary Loves Fracking, But Only In Other Countries
The Daily Caller - 5/28/2016 9:29:22 PM
Newly released emails show Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton attempted to bring fracking — something she opposes — to other countries ... advise world leaders on the benefits of fracking, connected them with American energy experts ...
Climate change threatens iconic sites worldwide, but one country is trying to hide
Mashable - 5/28/2016 2:12:42 PM
But no sites in Australia are mentioned in the report, even though the country's Great Barrier Reef, a World Heritage site ... the deputy director of climate and energy with the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). Markham said the original draft ...
Sustainable energy: inside Iceland’s geothermal power plant
The Guardian - 5/29/2016 6:33:23 AM
Fully operational since 2010, it sits on the mossy slopes of the Hengill volcano in the south-west of the country ... can produce 303MW of electricity, making it one of the three largest single geothermal power stations in the world.
Wind turbines on Galapagos replace millions of liters of diesel since 2007, meet 30 percent of energy needs
EIN News Desk World News Report - 5/29/2016 8:59:32 PM
A performance summary and recommendations for the expansion of renewable energy on the Galapagos are contained in a new report by the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (GSEP, formerly the e8), a not-for-profit association of 11 of the world's for ...
Leverage $1.078tn Funds for Devt, Nigeria, Other African Countries Told
This Day Live - 5/29/2016 12:14:00 AM
Nigeria and other African countries have ... way and financed renewable energy projects, including the 300 MW Lake Turkana wind power station – the largest wind power plant in Africa. We supported the Noor complex, the world’s largest concentrated ...
Putin blasts West on first trip to EU country this year
Tulsa World - 5/27/2016 10:34:58 PM
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Russian President Vladimir ... also accusing them of stifling trade and energy cooperation with Russia. We have used your information to see if you have a subscription with ...
Jordan casts net wide for its mounting energy needs
Gulf News - 5/29/2016 9:10:52 AM
Imports comprised about 6.6 ... Deposits are located in about 60 per cent of the country and with an estimated resource base of 70 billion tons, the fourth largest in the world. According to the National Energy Research Centre in Jordan, “near-surface ...
Jobs decline helps to make Ford City Trump Country
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 5/29/2016 4:17:23 AM
because the workers here made the best plumbing ware in the world,” he said. The company did not respond to a request for comment. Since then, the borough has struggled to pay its police and salt its roads. And like communities across the country ...
Putin visits Greece for energy, investment talks
Post-Bulletin - 5/27/2016 3:04:00 PM
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin made his first trip to a European Union country this year Friday with a visit ... Putin arrived for a two-day visit expected to focus on energy cooperation and Russian investments during talks ...
Modi’s Afghan outreach compromised by Delhi’s bureaucratic hurdles
Firstpost - 5/29/2016 8:56:33 AM
On 4 June, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Afghanistan’s Herat province to dedicate the India-built Salma Dam to water-starved and electricity-deprived ... generals control the land-locked country’s trade with the global community.
IBF World Championship Bout Attracts more than 200 Million of Viewers
prnewswire.com - 5/29/2016 5:00:20 AM
The attendees of 2016 Annual IBF Convention from all over the world gave the game very high praise. "The game is really well-prepared. I can feel that Chinese boxing industry is full of energy ... potential fighters in the country currently," said Zhou ...
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 ...
Japan to cut emphasis on nuclear power in next energy plan
Japan Today - 5/29/2016 12:42:38 AM
The move is expected to boost the country’s use of renewable energy, but will also likely cement its drive ... It may also mean more reliance on liquefied natural gas (LNG) by the world’s biggest importer of the fuel. LNG use surged in the aftermath ...
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 ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble ... 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 all similar to Japan.