Definition: This entry is the total exported electricity in kilowatt-hours.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Electricity - exports map
Russian energy should keep flowing
CNN Money - 3/3/2014 8:41:49 PM
Russia's energy exports are huge. The country sends more than 7 million barrels of oil a day to the world markets -- a number roughly equal to what the United States imports. While a disruption of that size may be temporarily covered by ...
Ukraine crisis new rallying point for U.S. energy export backers
Thomson Reuters - 3/3/2014 7:08:45 PM
The United States is the world's top natural gas producer ... Since 2011, the U.S. Department of Energy has conditionally approved six proposals to export LNG to countries with which the United States does not have free trade agreements.
The real reasons to export U.S. gas
CNN Money - 3/7/2014 10:42:56 AM
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) The crisis in Ukraine has sparked calls for the U.S. to step up its natural gas exports. The hope is that increased supplies will weaken the hand of Russia, Iran or other nations in future confrontations. Russia is Europe's ...
GOP Rep. Poe introduces bill to expedite natural gas exports amid Ukraine crisis
FOX News - 3/6/2014 2:58:50 AM
A Republican congressman introduced a bill Wednesday that would require the Department of Energy to expedite and approve exports of natural gas to Ukraine and other nations, in a bid to loosen Russia's control over energy supplies in the region ...
Barack Obama urged to lift curbs on exports of gas, oil and coal
The Economic Times - 3/6/2014 11:58:41 PM
American exports would also undermine the influence of oil- rich countries that don't like us very much," he argued. "For years, the US has asked Japan and India to reduce their imports of Iranian oil. Now, these are two of the world's largest ...
U.S. energy boom proposed as Ukraine bargaining tool
USA Today - 3/7/2014 8:51:23 PM
The U.S. energy boom continues to expand with record-setting natural gas production and petroleum product exports, prompting debate about its use as political leverage over countries like Russia. Several members of Congress say the Obama ...
Gardner: Undermine Putin with LNG exports
Denver Post - 3/6/2014 11:58:41 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin is playing games with global energy supplies. And his games could have real and potentially dire consequences for America's allies in Europe unless Congress takes action. It started in Ukraine. After weeks of ...
Boehner’s plan to save Ukraine: It’s full of gas
Washington Post - 3/6/2014 11:58:41 PM
In addition to 22 existing terminals, six more are under construction, according to GIE’s February 2014 map. The whole idea is to be able to import LNG from Qatar, Australia, Nigeria and Algeria, as well as the United States. Yet European imports of LNG ...
Expanding U.S. Energy Supplies: The Not-So-Secret Weapon in Iran Sanctions Success
Brookings - 3/7/2014 4:19:22 PM
Former U.S. National Security Advisor Thomas E. Donilon spoke at Brookings yesterday, in a conversation with John L. Thornton, chairman of the Brookings Board of Trustees, focused on the Obama administration's effort to rebalance U.S. foreign ...
Central Europe countries appeal for US gas
Financial Times - 3/8/2014 2:34:59 AM
Some proponents of freer exports say that loosening restrictions ... production from shale rock formations, helping the country to surpass Russia to become the world’s biggest natural gas producer. Energy security is not only a day-to-day issue for ...
US weighs natural gas exports to Ukraine
The Sofia Globe - 3/6/2014 10:11:19 PM
He said the conflict in Ukraine, where Russian troops are occupying the country’s Crimean peninsula, is “obviously a very, very serious and important situation” that merits considering whether energy exports ... as the world’s largest ...
Udall Introduces Bill to Expand Natural Gas Exports, Strengthen Global Security
politicalnews.me - 3/8/2014 10:13:07 AM
Mark Udall, a member of the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee visits DCP Midstream's O'Connor Natural Gas Processing Facility in Weld County. Mark Udall, a senior member of the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, introduced ...
Bill introduced in US Congress to expedite export of LNG to allies like India, Japan
Times of India - 3/8/2014 9:23:00 AM
Though the legislation is aimed at helping Ukraine and other European countries who are heavily dependent on Russian gas, the passage of the bill would also help countries like India and Japan, who for long have been ... our own use, but to ...
Obama urged to lift curbs on exports of gas, oil
The Week - 3/7/2014 7:22:30 AM
has introduced a legislation to expand the ability of energy firms to export liquefied natural gas to more countries around the world. Currently liquefied natural gas can only be exported to countries with which the US has certain trade ...
Energy chief: Industry arguments for exporting US oil are unconvincing
Fuel Fix - 3/5/2014 11:31:14 PM
HOUSTON — The oil industry hasn’t made a convincing argument that the U.S. should lift its 39-year-old ban on exporting American crude, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said Wednesday. “I don’t think the industry has done a very good job of ...