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
Turkey Rising As an Energy Hub: U.S. Institute
TurkishNY.com World and Local News Portal. - 4/19/2014 4:51:17 AM
Turkey's importance in world energy markets is ... could affect the country's position as a gas transit state in the long run, says Energy Information Administration. Turkey must be able to import enough gas to satisfy both domestic demand and any re ...
China Is Looking to Ban High-Sulfur Coal Imports
Softpedia News - 4/14/2014 9:29:14 AM
Recent reports say that, presently, China's coal consumption rivals that of the world. This means that ... Specialists say that, should the country move to ban high-sulfur coal imports, its energy sector might just green up its ways a bit.
Australia on track to become world superpower in energy exports
Deutsche Welle - 4/13/2014 11:56:34 PM
Raw materials like iron ore and coal make up the bulk of the ... force in energy exports. Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane announced in October that Australia would soon become the second largest, if not the largest, exporter of LNG in the world.
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble and attempt ... Not surprising, the countries with the most energy-efficient economies are those who import their energy supplies. Japan leads the way. It is, after all, birthplace of the Kyoto Protocols ...
EU gas imports from Russia could drop a quarter by 2020
Thomson Reuters - 4/9/2014 11:08:13 AM
The crisis in Ukraine has shaken policymakers awake across Europe's capitals, and several emergency meetings over energy security have been ... capacity LNG terminal by next January to import gas from overseas countries such as Qatar and, later this ...
Gas needs: Better to tap reserves instead of import
The Express Tribune - 4/20/2014 4:31:37 PM
Though there has been much talk about gas import over the years, there are many who insist that the country should tap its own resources and pump money into energy production in ... the largest urea exporters in the world, Qatar has been able to achieve ...
Pakistan to Import 3000 MW Electricity from Iran
Fars News Agency - 4/19/2014 12:43:44 PM
The MoU between the two countries would be signed by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif during his visit to Iran. Pakistan would import ... Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) Behrouz Kamalvandi announced Tehran's commitment to the Geneva agreement with the world ...
Energy efficiency boosts German tech exports
The Local - 4/13/2014 9:16:06 AM
When it comes to machines, tools and systems that consume the least energy, German companies from world-famous Siemens and Bosch down to the country's highly specialised ... which has traditionally had to import most of its energy, has achieved reductions ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
As the most populous country in the world and a rapidly developing economy ... Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports. The development of the Bakken and Athabasca oil sands has spurred unexpected growth in the world fuel supply ...
U.S. energy imports hit two-decade low in 2013
Los Angeles Times - 4/2/2014 9:53:36 PM
With domestic oil and gas production on the rise, net U.S. energy imports plunged ... that fuel stayed in the country as export growth slowed as well. By 2015, the U.S. is forecasted to surpass Saudi Arabia and Russia as the world's top oil producer ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
Performance across North America shows contrasting circumstances, from the import and fossil fuel dependence ... energy system aims to make Costa Rica the world's first carbon-neutral country, with 99% of electricity output from renewable energy sources.
Can Developed Countries Reduce Future Total World Carbon Emissions?
The Energy Collective - 12/13/2012 11:53:07 PM
Growth of World and Non-Annex countries carbon emissions began increasing ... originally intended to address energy security (petroleum oil imports alternatives). The EIA International Energy Outlook (IEO2011) data represents carbon dioxide (CO 2) based ...
Sweden ‘Most Sustainable Country in the World’
Environmental Leader - 8/19/2013 3:15:55 PM
For example, countries that rely heavily on fossil fuel imports are vulnerable to external price movements ... A report released last year in Doha by the World Energy Council urged governments to design long-term energy policies, enable market conditions ...
The 5 Most Energy Abundant Countries
The Motley Fool - 5/29/2013 1:58:22 AM
China imports about 500,000 barrels per day. It is far and away Iran's largest client. 3. China: 3055.17 quadrillion BTU China is the worlds largest coal producer, by a long shot. Its production in 2011 represented 49.5% of the world's total coal output.
BP energy outlook sees 41% rise in world energy use to 2035
Oil & Gas Journal - 1/15/2014 10:06:11 PM
China will overtake the US as the world’s largest oil consumer by 2027. The country’s oil and gas import dependences will be 76% and 41% in 2035, respectively, up from 57% and 25% in 2012. Other BRIC countries By 2035, India’s energy demand growth of ...