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
Pakistan eyes electricity import from India despite border tension
Pakistan Defence - 10/25/2014 1:35:46 AM
He said that Pakistan will have to import of electricity from India to overcome the energy ... He said that it was time to start with a bold decision. "No country in the world can improve its relations without going into business," he said.
World Bank: Singapore best country for business, Nigeria ranked 170th
thenewsnigeria.com.ng - 10/29/2014 3:47:02 AM
Small and well-run Singapore, New Zealand and Hong Kong are the world’s ... cost of clearing imports and exports through a port; how easy is it to get an electricity connection, and other issues that face business owners in any country.
Flipping the Switch: A Look at India’s Future Energy Demands
eaglefordtexas.com - 10/20/2014 7:21:08 PM
State-owned Coal India, the world’s largest miner of coal, accounts for over 80 percent of the country’s total production ... producing just seven percent of India’s electricity. Supported by LNG imports, natural gas consumption is expected to ...
After Fukushima, a glut of green energy in Japan
CBS News - 10/30/2014 10:33:52 AM
Like other Japanese who were banking on this country's sweeping move toward clean energy, Junichi Oba is angry ... the costs of such imports have weighed heavily on the world's third largest economy. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's conservative pro-business ...
Caribbean countries list Energy costs as major impediment to growth
Winn FM 98.9 - 10/29/2014 11:56:47 PM
“We might not have an abundance of fossil fuel all across our region but we have enough alternatives to be able to make a reasonable dent into the cost of our import ... energy potential. A recent World Bank study showed that seven Eastern Caribbean ...
Central Asia to Power Afghanistan and Pakistan with Electricity
silkroadreporters.com - 10/30/2014 11:59:46 AM
Energy ... power import project. Funding now is accordingly locked in for construction to begin. CASA-1000 will be a transformative project for both Central and South Asia, as it will: establish Afghanistan’s role as a viable transit country, enhancing ...
Green energy losing Japan appeal
The Rakyat Post - 10/30/2014 7:56:23 AM
Like other Japanese who were banking on this country’s sweeping move toward clean energy, Junichi Oba is angry ... the costs of such imports have weighed heavily on the world’s third largest economy. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s conservative pro ...
WoodMac: US to Achieve Energy Independence by 2025
Rigzone - 10/24/2014 2:37:13 PM
Higher production and lower demand are driving the United States on the path to energy independence by 2025, the first time since 1952 that the nation will export more energy than it imports, according to a recent Wood Mackenzie report. “A country can ...
World Bank: Colombia, Peru and Mexico best countries for business in Latam
Page Error - 10/29/2014 11:53:48 AM
In the annual report released Tuesday, the World Bank underlined ... in Colombia, the import of key goods from abroad would take 48 days a decade ago, while now it only takes 15 days. On the other hand, the most difficult countries for business enterprises ...
Argentina's energy sweeteners won't mask bitter taste of state controls
Reuters - 10/24/2014 9:03:45 PM
Argentina has the world's second largest shale gas resources and fourth largest shale oil resources but officials say financing is beyond the reach of state-controlled energy firm ... in any other country access to hard currency and imports is normal ...
Fracking Has Changed the Energy Policy Debate
RealClear Politics - 10/28/2014 9:03:11 AM
Petroleum imports are now ... about how we get our energy. A surplus will almost certainly spark a debate about whether to continue pressing for more conservation -- or to export aggressively to other parts of the world. However, the new paradigm for ...
Japan’s Trade Deficit Edges Up
Wall Street Journal - 10/21/2014 8:53:00 PM
The lengthy run of deficits also reflects Japan’s energy woes ... respectively. Both countries import Japanese electronics components and produce smartphones and other electronics devices for exports world-wide.
Palm Oil Prices Seen Supported by Oil World on Imports
Bloomberg - 9/30/2014 1:25:27 PM
“This refers to both the food sector and the energy market. Part of the increase ... limiting purchase to a maximum of 30 percent of the country’s total imports of vegetable oils, Oil World said. Imports totaled 600,000 to 700,000 tons in the 2013-14 ...
The world's biggest energy hogs aren't who you think they are
The Christian Science Monitor - 10/1/2014 11:51:13 AM
Of all the countries in the world, including the richest and largest oil producers ... Landlocked Luxembourg is almost totally dependent on energy imports, mostly oil and gas. Energy consumption has increased 32 percent since 1990, with transportation ...
Caribbean countries ready to address stagnation, says CDB president
Curacao Chronicle - 10/28/2014 3:08:15 PM
“I had the privilege of attending the meetings… and came away with a renewed sense of optimism that the Caribbean countries ... energy poor. We might not have an abundance of fossil fuels… but we have enough alternatives to make a reasonable dent in ...