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
Trump’s Vow to Break From OPEC Oil Imports Echoes Old Refrain
Bloomberg - 1/23/2017 4:37:34 PM
Ministers of the two countries, meeting in Vienna over the weekend, shrugged off Trump’s statement, saying the world ... rely on imports for about half the roughly 17 million barrels that they process daily. "He will take steps to increase energy ...
China’s Energy Security Strategies – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 1/22/2017 2:26:55 AM
To ensure its energy security and strengthen its presence in the Pacific, China has designed a monumental project in Nicaragua: The Nicaraguan Canal. China imports oil from Venezuela, the country with the biggest oil reserves in the world. However ...
The world reacts as Donald Trump takes power
CNN - 1/21/2017 8:21:51 PM
Here is some of the reaction from around the world, from opposition to ... he has vowed to be tougher on the country by renegotiating trade agreements and has even proposed imposing tariffs on Chinese imports. State-run communist media did not shy away ...
Germany's Green Energy Policy Disaster
Forbes - 1/22/2017 10:48:00 AM
So to cover any shortfalls in energy production, the nation would have to be able to rely on energy imports from neighboring countries. But that was a minor ... highest electricity rates in the developed world. “Clearly, nuclear energy creates risks ...
UPDATE 1-China LNG imports hit record in December
Reuters - 1/23/2017 1:21:19 AM
imports hit a record high in December, customs data showed on Monday, driven up as the country pushes towards cleaner fuels. The world's No.2 economy shipped in 3.73 million tonnes of LNG in December, topping the previous record of 2.66 million tonnes in ...
OPEC Shrugs Off Threat of Trump’s America Cutting Oil Imports
Bloomberg - 1/22/2017 4:02:58 PM
Bush promised to cut imports ... concern that his country’s shipments to the U.S. might dwindle under a Trump administration. “The export volumes will be maintained,” he said. “There is a lot of interdependence in the world of energy.
Trump's energy policies incur anxiety, spark criticism worldwide
ECNS - 1/23/2017 12:45:31 AM
The shift in energy ... countries might impose tariffs on American imports to adjust for the lower emissions costs of U.S. exporters. Moreover, American prosperity will not be served by its economy remaining shackled to fossil fuels while the rest of the ...
80 GW Of Energy Storage In Developing Countries By 2025
Energy Matters - 1/22/2017 8:20:40 PM
New research from the World Bank Group indicates energy storage capacity will increase 40-fold in developing countries over the next 8-9 years; growing to 80GW from 2016’s 2GW capacity. The report, commissioned by IFC and the World Bank-administered ...
There are success stories all across the globe — and in our country, too
The Florida Times-Union Jacksonville - 1/20/2017 6:25:31 AM
The U.S. will be the world’s top oil producer by 2020, passing Saudi Arabia and Russia, reports the International Energy Agency. The U.S, may be able to limit crude imports totally or limit them to friendly countries like Canada and Mexico. The energy ...
‘Not all bad… right?’: How Trump’s tax on imports may benefit Canadian heavy oil producers
Financial Post - 1/19/2017 3:42:04 AM
which accounts for about 61 per cent of their total import capacity. Paul McConnell, research director for energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie says potential winners in the U.S. energy industry may be the country’s domestic oil and gas sector.
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 ...
REFILE-Mexico's Pemex imports first diesel cargo via train from U.S.
Reuters - 1/18/2017 1:27:14 AM
Volin said gasoline imports via ... Howard Energy also owns and operates a 230,000-barrel storage facility near Port Arthur. The rail service is being provided by the Mexican unit of Kansas City Southern, one of the country's top railroad operators.
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 ...
As Japan and South Korea import less LNG, other Asian countries import more
theamericanenergynews.com - 8/24/2016 3:55:56 PM
in the world, accounting for more than half of global LNG imports in 2015, according to the US Energy Information Administration. Combined LNG imports in these countries averaged 18.2 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2015, a 5% (0.9 Bcf/d) decline ...