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, 2014See also: Electricity - imports map
Obama's dirty secret: the fossil fuel projects the US littered around the world
The Guardian - 12/1/2016 7:34:58 PM
Through the Export-Import Bank, the Obama administration has spent nearly $34bn on dirty energy plants in countries ... infrastructure projects that countries see as the basis of a development model that started after World War II. Projects this large ...
What Trump’s ‘energy independent’ US would mean for the rest of the world
THE CONVERSATION - 11/22/2016 9:37:11 AM
President-elect Donald Trump has a “vision” for an “America first energy ... import energy from the OPEC cartel or any nations hostile to our interest”. Removing US demand from the global energy market would have a huge knock-on effect across the ...
PM Modi asks Indian energy companies to become MNCs
Times of India - 12/5/2016 7:27:14 AM
The world's third-largest energy consumer needs to raise domestic ... Stating that the country needs to increase domestic oil and gas production and reduce import dependence, he said, "I have set a target to reduce import dependence by 10% by 2022.
Indian economy more stable than others, will grow five folds by 2040: PM Modi
businessinsider.in - 12/5/2016 6:37:07 AM
The country's current account deficit has improved steadily. He also added that to achieve higher growth, the government is giving special importance to improve infrastructure with highest priority to rail connectivity. "India needs energy which is ...
PM Modi: India needs energy accessible to poor
24indianews.com - 12/5/2016 7:27:14 AM
He said India needs energy which was accessible to the poor. Stressing on the need to increase domestic production and reduce oil imports by 20 per cent by ... while uncertainty looms over many developed countries, Modi also called for India’s global ...
Power from above: Islamabad leads in green energy initiatives
The Express Tribune - 12/4/2016 8:57:18 PM
He further said that government was taking steps to promote solar energy in the country by exempting import duties on solar products ... as the country is host to some of the world’s highest solar irradiation areas. “Nepra has introduced up front ...
World Bank Group Commits $1.3 Billion Support for Madagascar
africa-ontherise.com - 12/5/2016 7:20:04 AM
The World Bank Group pledged $1.3 billion over ... to the inclusive and sustainable development of the country, particularly in agribusiness, infrastructure, especially renewable energy and transport, and finance,” highlighted Oumar Seydi, Regional ...
Goldman Sachs report says 'India has a fifth of world's population, but only a 30th of its energy'.
The Indian Express - 6/20/2014 8:52:43 AM
... is facing energy challenges as the country doesn’t produce enough to meet its needs. In FY14, India’s net energy imports were at 6.3 per cent of GDP. Goldman Sachs report said, “India has a fifth of the world’s population, but only a 30th of ...
Country has strategic opportunities, says Sachs
Himalayan Times - 12/5/2016 5:32:42 AM
The country has ... not only replace the import of petroleum products, expand industrial base, increase agriculture output, give quality life to the people through proper electrification in households but also supply clean energy to India, Bangladesh ...
Japan boosts October LNG imports
lngworldnews.com - 11/21/2016 8:48:15 AM
Japan, the world’s largest LNG consumer, raised its imports in October by 3.7 percent year-on-year. The East Asian island country imported 6.28 million mt of LNG in October, as compared to 6.06 million mt last year, according to the provisional data ...
Egypt: New Tariffs Could Boost Customs Revenues By Egp 6 Billion - Finance Ministry
AllAfrica - 12/4/2016 7:52:53 PM
Cairo — Import tariffs increases would boost ... The ministry said that the increases were in compliance with World Trade Organisation standards, stressing that tariff increases do not apply to countries with which Egypt has active free trade agreements.
Indonesia and the world’s largest energy exporting countries
The Jakarta Post - 4/1/2012 3:53:29 AM
The country is the world’s largest exporter of natural gas ... Asian’s demand for energy is increasing rapidly as is the continent’s dependency on energy imports. While most trade in natural gas and coal in Asia are intra-continental (with Indonesia ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries begin to import more
eia.gov - 8/24/2016 12:06:52 PM
Japan, South Korea, and China are the three largest importers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the world, accounting for ... Niño also contributed to lower electricity consumption and reduced LNG imports in those countries. Potential for LNG demand ...
Countries Where Fuel Imports Comprise Large Shares Of Total Imports
worldatlas.com - 8/28/2016 11:57:57 PM
Fuel demand is very high in countries around the world but due to the shortage in supply ... Some of these countries are looked at below. Belarus’ imports mainly consist of such energy resources as oil and natural gas, alongside metal, industrial ...