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
Prime Minister for immediate energy import from neighbours
News Pakistan - 6/14/2013 10:00:29 AM
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Friday directed to examine possibility of importing energy from neighbouring countries to improve the situation on immediate basis, the PM office said. He issued the directives while presiding over a high level ...
India cuts Iran oil imports 42 pct, takes Venezuelan, other crudes
Reuters - 6/17/2013 9:56:55 AM
Earlier this month, Washington granted its third 180-day waiver to Asian countries including India for significantly reducing Iranian oil imports in the six months to May. Hindustan Petroleum Corp and Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals halted ...
DAWN Group - 6/17/2013 12:52:53 AM
Gold imports ... world is heading for a glut of refined products, as new Asian and Middle East refineries increase oil processing in a move likely to force less advanced competitors in developed countries to close, states the International ...
Sharif for immediate import of power from neighbouring nations
Zee News Limited - 6/14/2013 4:19:52 PM
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday ordered officials to examine the possibility of immediate import of electricity from neighbouring countries. Sharif directed authorities "to examine the possibility of importing energy from neighbouring countries to ...
India Can Take More Steps to Cut Gold Imports, Mayaram Says
Bloomberg - 6/18/2013 5:02:15 AM
Any fresh steps to contain gold demand will spur illegal ... The Finance Ministry is finalizing measures to attract foreign investments, including liberalizing foreign direct investment caps in various industries, Mayaram said.
1st Renewable Energy Project In Republic Of Seychelles — 6 MW Wind Farm
CleanTechnica - 6/18/2013 7:25:25 AM
The 6 MW Port Victoria Wind Farm just launched on Mahé Island in the Republic of Seychelles ... “Access to sustainable, clean sources of energy is vital to our long-term economic development,” said James Michel, president of the Republic ...
Keystone Seen Failing to Sop Up Canada Oil Glut: Energy Markets
Businessweek - 6/18/2013 6:09:39 PM
Even if U.S. President Barack Obama approves the Keystone XL pipeline, Canadian crude oil probably ... similarly-dated West Texas Intermediate, the U.S. benchmark grade, at 11:30 a.m. today, according to the Bloomberg Fair Value Index.
Trade deficit at seven-month high as gold imports surge
Reuters Group PLC - 6/17/2013 6:57:58 AM
A nearly 90 percent annual jump in gold and silver imports saw the trade deficit rise to $20.14 billion last ... A combination of sliding global prices and regional festivals in India that traditionally increase demand for gold as gifts prompted ...
Import lobbies threaten every oil minister: Veerappa Moily
Times of India - 6/14/2013 11:33:32 AM
They don't want us to stop imports ... to work for any India energy independent by 2030. "I am not helpless. Any timid minister will not go forward... I have come here to strive hard for the sake of the country, to work for the country.
Variables, uncertainties still shape world energy outlook
Oil & Gas Journal - 6/18/2013 10:27:21 PM
Argentina, Australia (particularly in the Cooper basin), China, and Russia are doing pretty well, he said. Producers also will need to apply best practices in many parts of their operations, Kuuskraa said. “Tackling methane emissions will be critically ...
Asia Pacific Shale Gas Market Prospects to 2025- Demand Growth and Escalating Gas Import Costs Force Asian Countries Drive Shale Investments
Yahoo! Finance - 6/18/2013 5:19:33 PM
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Import lobbies derailing India's oil exploration: Veerappa Moily
Times of India - 6/14/2013 9:20:31 PM
NEW DELHI: Petroleum minister M Veerappa Moily on Friday claimed that India's energy exploration activities are being derailed by "threats" to ministers from the import lobbies, which want the country to remain dependent on oil and gas imports ...
Renewable Energy: World Invests $244 billion in 2012, Geographic Shift to Developing Countries
en.starafrica.com - 6/13/2013 12:57:38 AM
According to Mr. Steiner, “The uptake of renewable energies continues world-wide as countries, companies and communities seize the linkages between low carbon Green Economies and a future of energy access and security, sustainable livelihoods and a ...
Turkey to reduce natural gas imports until 2023, says minister
worldbulletin.net - 6/18/2013 2:20:35 PM
Turkey's Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Taner Yildiz said Tuesday that Turkey aimed to reduce imports of natural gas until 2023, adding, "We will produce from the domestic sources instead of importing it." Attending the handover ceremony of ...
Import lobbies threaten Petroleum Ministers: Moily
newindianexpress.com - 6/14/2013 10:36:16 AM
They don't want us to stop imports ... continue to work for any India energy independent by 2030. "I am not helpless. Any timid minister will not go forward... I have come here to strive hard for the sake of the country, to work for the country.