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
Oil imports to OECD countries fell until March
Energy Live News - 6/20/2016 1:38:16 PM
Imports ... countries to OECD nations declined during the first quarter of the year. There were shipments coming only from Iran – which increased by 30% – Iraq and Kuwait, which accounted for a 10% rise, new figures from the International Energy ...
Why Brexit is the biggest step backward since World War II
CNN - 6/25/2016 2:58:14 PM
World War II also had two extremely positive effects. First, unlike the United States, where there were relatively few casualties at home, the personal experience of the horrors of war by millions of European civilians inoculated their countries against ...
Obama warns poor nations will put planet ‘under water’ by using fossil fuels
Washington Times - 6/25/2016 10:07:44 PM
The world’s richest nations have long been fueled by oil, coal and natural gas, but President Obama warned Friday that less affluent countries trying to take ... less expensive and more reliable than green energy alternatives. “In terms of the problems ...
Putin in China: Russia signs energy deals, talks security
Hindustan Times - 6/26/2016 11:15:09 AM
(AP ) Russia and China sealed a raft of energy deals during President Vladimir Putin’s ... crude oil supplier in May for a third month in a row, having surpassed imports from Saudi Arabia. Although economic cooperation was the focus at Putin’s ...
Does the world need to go lie down on a psychiatrist’s couch?
The Telegraph - 6/25/2016 8:10:13 AM
Half a world away in Venezuela, there have been, according to The New York Times, more than 50 food riots. The country, with more oil reserves than Saudi Arabia, can’t feed itself and can’t import enough food because it has no money. To Venezuela’s ...
BREMMER: Brexit is the world's most significant political risk since the Cuban Missile Crisis
The Business Insider - 6/25/2016 8:24:32 AM
Earlier in the day, Eurasia Group President Ian Bremmer tweeted that the Brexit is "the most significant political risk the world has experienced since ... "while the Brits need to be maximally punished by EU countries to ensure there isn't a path for ...
The World Belongs to Thinkers, Students Told
This Day Live - 6/25/2016 8:49:00 PM
said the world belong to great thinkers and that if Nigerian students could think, the country will in the next 10 years, be an exporter of knowledge. Delivering a paper titled, ‘Developing Entrepreneurial Skills Driven by Technology for Self-reliance ...
COLUMN-India's changing coal imports show quality over quantity: Russell
Reuters - 6/21/2016 5:51:48 AM
... coal from various countries. The exact energy value of India's coal imports isn't available, but Thomson Reuters Commodity Research and Forecasts provide a detailed breakdown of shipments by country of origin. Continued... View article on single page
Energy group hopes to reduce foreign oil imports
San Juan Health Parters General Surgery - 6/14/2016 8:54:53 PM
FARMINGTON – A group of oil and gas executives and energy policy experts ... of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, led by Saudi Arabia. Launched in November, the initiative aims to cut foreign oil imports enough to activate more domestic drilling ...
GNPC, SCF Mark World Sickle Cell Day
Ghana Web - 6/25/2016 3:16:44 AM
The awareness programme was in commemoration of the World Sickle Cell Day ... adequate and reliable supply of petroleum products and reducing the country's dependence on crude oil imports, through the development of the country’s own petroleum resources.
These 5 Countries Will Dominate the Global Economy in 2030
The National Interest - 6/26/2016 2:54:04 AM
And the ability to hydraulically fracture lessens the United States’ reliance on global energy markets and Middle Eastern ... unlike most the rest of the world, India is a relatively young country. It also has the tailwind of needing to build the ...
Gas-rich RI to import LNG for electrification program
The Jakarta Post - 6/25/2016 3:55:30 PM
The country will start importing LNG ... wells have been drilled out of 137 wells planned. Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Sudirman Said claimed that his ministry would not allow LNG imports before 2020 as the government wanted to ensure that all ...
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 ...
The PennEast Pipeline Made Me Do It: Why My Family and I Moved to Solar Energy
The Huffington Post - 6/25/2016 9:57:35 AM
and investments in green energy around the world were $270 billion. In addition, the Solar Foundation, adds, "in 2014, New Jersey solar companies employed 7,200 people, ranking the state fifth in the country for solar employment." "PennEast is not only ...
How Brexit Will Change the World
Politico - 6/25/2016 11:52:07 AM
Russia has been in recession for two years, in part because its biggest market, Europe, has been buying less of its biggest export, energy ... the country if not an actual recession, and the UK will no longer be viewed as a safe haven for the world's ...