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, 2014See also: Electricity - exports map
Canada’s exports slip in August on oil slump
The Star - 10/6/2015 2:33:42 PM
OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says the country’s trade deficit with the world increased to $2.5 billion in August ... while imports edged up 0.2 per cent to $46.5 billion. Exports in the energy sector fell 14.7 per cent to $6.3 billion, due to a 20.9 ...
World Bank President to visit Ghana next week
Modern Ghana - 10/6/2015 4:28:14 PM
In a related development, the World Bank has cautioned sub-Saharan African countries such as Ghana against over-dependence on commodity exports. It says it is one of important factors in efforts to tackle poverty. While some African countries like Ghana ...
Trade deficit widens in August, exports slump
Toronto Sun - 10/6/2015 9:18:44 AM
OTTAWA - Canada's export sector pulled back in August after two months of strong growth, helping the country's trade deficit widen to $ ... the biggest decline since January 2012 as exports of energy products tumbled 14.7%. The decline in the sector was ...
Renewables could supply nearly a quarter of Africa's energy by 2030: report
The Guardian - 10/6/2015 1:57:55 PM
In order to increase the uptake of renewables on the continent, the report urges countries to provide enabling policy ... fact that Africa holds some of the best renewable energy resources in the world, had resulted in a “massive opportunity” to ...
Pacific Rim Countries Reach Landmark Trade Agreement
Voice of America - 10/6/2015 12:03:23 PM
The United States and 11 other countries reached agreement Monday on a massive free trade deal that will lower trading barriers and set common standards among Pacific Rim countries that together account for nearly half of the world’s global output.
Belarus' president says his country doesn't need Russian military air base
FOX News - 10/6/2015 5:25:30 PM
The two countries have close political, economic and military ties and Belarus depends on Russian energy and other subsidies. At the same time, Lukashenko has moved recently to improve Belarus ties with the West, which were strained over his crackdown on ...
The 4 Countries That Produce the Most Food
Investopedia - 10/6/2015 1:29:17 PM
Food is an important and fundamental economic product, but only a handful of countries ... Netherlands still exports 35% less than the U.S. and is closer to 10th-place China in terms of international product. The U.S. has been the world's largest exporter ...
IMF Downgrades Forecast for World, Emerging Market Economies
News Max - 10/6/2015 10:30:19 AM
In a report Tuesday in advance of the IMF-World Bank annual meetings this week in Lima ... imposed by the West as punishment for Russian aggression in Ukraine. Collapsing energy prices are also hurting Canada. The IMF downgraded its forecast for the ...
8 overrated wine countries around the world — and where to go instead
The Business Insider - 10/6/2015 12:53:29 PM
Instead, head to Texas Hill Country ... World Heritage site since 2007. Overlooking beautiful Lake Geneva, Lavaux is Switzerland's largest wine region, and its most famous grape, the white chasselas, is so popular locally that it barely makes it to the ...
Could Israel’s solar energy guru win the Nobel Peace Prize?
The Times of Israel - 10/6/2015 4:49:43 PM
Come Friday, a tech project with strong roots in Israel could conceivably snag the country an honor ... who is considered one of the world’s leading authorities on the practical application and commercialization of solar energy technology.
IMF Dims Economic Forecast, and Less Advanced Countries Fare Worst
US News and World Report - 10/6/2015 2:05:04 PM
In the update to its World Economic Outlook, the IMF predicted higher risks ... with the IMF predicting five back-to-back years of declining growth. Some of these countries have been affected by China's slowdown, which has had more of a wide-ranging ...
Poverty to fall below 10% of world’s population - World Bank
Ghana Web - 10/6/2015 11:41:54 AM
The World Bank has said that for the first ... The bank warned that poverty is "becoming deeper and more entrenched in countries that are either conflict ridden or overly dependent on commodity exports". The United Nations recently announced its aim ...
WRAPUP 1-U.S. trade deficit widens as exports sag, imports from China surge
Reuters - 10/6/2015 12:53:29 PM
This puts the onus on U.S. consumers to deliver stronger economic growth because the rest of the world will probably be a drag. Overall exports fell 2 percent to ... Jack Lew will ask policymakers from other countries gathering in Lima, Peru this week ...
Does The International Energy Agency Underestimate Renewables?
CleanTechnica - 10/6/2015 2:40:52 PM
In a new market report on renewable energy, the International Energy Agency (IEA) notes that renewables will represent “the largest single source of electricity growth over the next five years”, reaching a share of 26% of world power supply in 2020 ...
Climate Change This Week: The Flood Connection, A Clean Energy Superpower, and More!
The Huffington Post - 10/6/2015 12:39:10 PM
OO Despite Pope's Climate Call, US Church Leases Drilling Rights in several dioceses and other Catholic institutions in the heart of U.S. oil country. A Double Whammy ... operations entirely with renewable energy, joining the 38 that have already done ...