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
EU boosts its cooperation on sustainable energy with developing countries
en.starafrica.com - 9/22/2014 11:26:06 AM
In order to achieve this also on a global scale, the EU plans to allocate more than 3.3 billion euro worth of grants in the 2014-2020 financial period to support sustainable energy projects all over the world ... reduce the country’s import dependency ...
Research and Markets: New Shale Gas Countries Analysis Report 2014: The Most Promising Shale Gas Prospective Countries in the Next Decade
Business Wire - 9/22/2014 8:48:37 AM
The shale gas and oil revolution has transformed North America's energy mix, revitalizing its ... of technically recoverable shale gas in the world trillion cubic feet. The world's country's currently imports 705.5 billion cubic metres by pipeline and ...
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 ...
Dutch voters want more green energy: Greenpeace
nltimes.nl - 9/22/2014 9:17:15 AM
In order to revive international attention for climate change and the need for green solutions to the world’s energy problem ... that only a third of Dutch voters choose for energy imports from countries such as Norway, the United States and countries ...
India's coal import rush leads to port congestion
Reuters - 9/22/2014 10:07:21 AM
While Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal has urged power firms to bring more coal into India - already the world's No. 3 importer of the fuel, the country's ports are finding ... Steel Authority of India Ltd, GMR Energy (IPO-GMRE.BO: Quote), Tata group ...
Coal import rush leads to port congestion
Money Control - 9/22/2014 7:04:14 PM
India is home to the world's fifth-largest coal reserve but still needs to resort to imports in a big way as state-owned Coal India , which accounts for about 80 percent of the country's output, frequently falls short of its output target. India's overseas ...
5 Reasons to Invest in Mexico
USNews - 9/22/2014 12:23:22 PM
Despite the media's portrayal of Mexico, the country is making inroads economically ... compulsory exams to assess teachers. 2. Energy reforms – shaping the future of Mexico. Mexico is the world’s sixth largest crude oil producer, but proven reserves ...
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 ...
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.
Oil ministry plans to reduce energy imports from Gulf countries, turns to Russia for fuel
The Economic Times - 7/15/2014 10:42:04 PM
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 ...
'Very difficult' to do without n-energy: Japanese minister
Daijiworld - 9/22/2014 7:25:42 PM
The nuclear disaster of 2011 jeopardized the energy model of the Asian country, which depended at the time on atomic plants for 30 percent of its needs, leading to an increase in fossil fuel imports ... are "the world's strictest safety guidelines ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.