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
Top 10 Countries the U.S. Owes Its Energy To
explorationworld.com - 11/25/2014 6:06:49 AM
Kuwait distinguishes itself as not only one of the few countries that increased imports to the U.S. between 2010 ... to become the largest producer of crude oil in the world, the International Energy Agency stated that discounting refinery gains, Saudi ...
Egypt in talks to import Cypriot natural gas
Washington Post - 11/25/2014 4:26:36 AM
Cypriot Energy Minister Giorgos Lakkotrypis ... Egypt’s petroleum minister says his country is speeding up talks with neighboring Cyprus to import natural gas for its own domestic use and for possible re-export to other countries. The gas from a field ...
The SAARC Electricity Grid: A Crackling Proposal Waiting For Takeoff – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 11/25/2014 11:53:24 PM
The economic sustainability of the SAARC region demands energy security as it imports 30 percent of its energy requirements ... with one of the lowest per capita electricity consumption rates in the world. The country is often able to produce only a ...
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 ...
U.S. Shale Oil Market and New Shale Gas Countries Reviewed in 2014 Research Reports
Market Watch - 11/26/2014 5:25:40 PM
The world's country's currently imports 705.5 billion cubic metres by pipeline and ... Market demand and potential growth of shale gas supplies, Energy market trends, Key issues in shale gas exploration and development, Forecasts and expectations as ...
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 ...
Can Developed Countries Reduce Future Total World Carbon Emissions?
The Energy Collective - 12/13/2012 11:53:07 PM
Growth of World and Non-Annex countries carbon emissions began increasing at larger rates ... originally intended to address energy security (petroleum oil imports alternatives). The EIA International Energy Outlook (IEO2011) data represents carbon dioxide ...
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 ...
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 ...
India's energy imports may rise to $230 bln by FY23: Goldman
Rediff India Abroad - 6/20/2014 9:21:21 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 its energy".
Oil ministry plans to reduce energy imports from Gulf countries, turns to Russia for fuel
The Economic Times - 7/16/2014 4:39:59 AM
We may import natural gas from the country either in liquid form ... India has warm relations with Russia, which is the world's second-biggest producer of gas and third-largest producer of crude oil. According to US Energy Information administration ...
The 5 Most Energy Abundant Countries
The Motley Fool - 5/29/2013 1:58:22 AM
Of all the countries on this list, it is the only one where natural gas represents its most abundant resource, about 58% of total energy reserves. In spite of tough sanctions on oil exports from Iran, China has been a big client. China imports about ...
Seven EU countries demand binding energy efficiency target
Responding To Climate Change - 6/18/2014 11:57:02 PM
Some countries and industry see targets to boost energy efficiency as a no-brainer ... In 2012, the EU’s oil and gas import bill was more than €400 billion, as reported in the World Energy Outlook (WEO) of the International Energy Agency.
IEA World Outlook: Six Key Trends Shaping the Energy Future
National Geographic - 11/12/2013 9:06:05 PM
The Paris-based IEA was established after the oil crisis of the early 1970s in a move by oil-consuming nations to keep better track of trends and improve energy security. Its annual World Energy Outlook ... Middle Eastern countries will be gobbling ...