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's electricity imports will raise energy prices
worldbulletin.net - 9/19/2014 10:18:04 AM
In 2014, Turkey’s electricity imports have risen due to ... in the same month. The country consumed almost 175 billion kWh in 2012 according to the World Bank.
Japan’s recovery undermined by weak exports, drop in imports
Today - 9/18/2014 8:06:14 PM
saying world trade growth would remain sluggish. A 1.5 per cent decline in imports was partly due to lower energy imports as cool periods this summer cut electricity demand. The idling of all nuclear reactors means Japan must import more fossil fuels to ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
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 ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
As the most populous country in the world and a rapidly developing ... With large oil and natural gas reserves and close proximity, Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports. The development of the Bakken and Athabasca oil sands ...
Outrage Over Plans To Import Coal For Power Generation
nigerianmuse.com - 9/13/2014 11:54:04 PM
Nigeria is assessed to have about the largest gas reserves in the world, but the parlous ... KFC and other Chinese restaurants import their tools such as toothpicks from their home countries to be replicated in the electricity power sector that is already ...
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 at larger rates ... originally intended to address energy security (petroleum oil imports alternatives). The EIA International Energy Outlook (IEO2011) data represents carbon dioxide ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
It also highlights the over-dependence of many energy systems, with 32% of countries dependent on imports to meet more than half of their ... and a Member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on New Energy Architecture.
Sweden ‘Most Sustainable Country in the World’
Environmental Leader - 8/19/2013 3:15:55 PM
Sweden is the most sustainable country in the world, a ranking it earned ... energy use, energy sources, risk mitigation and biodiversity. For example, countries that rely heavily on fossil fuel imports are vulnerable to external price movements or ...
Australia’s growing oil imports are an energy security issue
THE CONVERSATION - 6/19/2012 8:56:29 PM
BP have just released their annual Statistical Review of World Energy. This statistical bulletin ... are expected to result in a future increase in Australia’s oil imports. Given recent trends, the country’s self-sufficiency in crude oil and refined ...
Seven EU countries demand binding energy efficiency target
Responding To Climate Change - 6/18/2014 11:57:02 PM
Some countries and industry see targets to boost energy efficiency as a no-brainer ... In 2012, the EU’s oil and gas import bill was more than €400 billion, as reported in the World Energy Outlook (WEO) of the International Energy Agency.
India's energy imports may rise to $230 bn by FY23: Goldman
Money Control - 6/20/2014 3:47:54 PM
According to the global financial services major, the country's annual energy imports in the next decade could go up to ... "India has a fifth of the world's population, but only a 30th of its energy". It may be recalled that on July 30th 2012, India's ...
673 – Current Affairs: European Electricity Exports and Imports
Big Think - 8/12/2014 8:25:39 AM
The countries are lined up alphabetically along the ... ever considered – if you even considered it at all. Take the fascinating world of German electricity exports and imports, for instance. In January 2011, Germany is the biggest exporter of ...
The 5 Most Energy Abundant Countries
The Motley Fool - 5/27/2013 11:57:52 PM
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.
Oil ministry plans to reduce energy imports from Gulf countries, turns to Russia for fuel
The Economic Times - 7/15/2014 10:42:04 PM
We may import natural gas from the country either in liquid form ... India has warm relations with Russia, which is the world's second-biggest producer of gas and third-largest producer of crude oil. According to US Energy Information administration ...
Philippines set to start LNG imports by early next year
Reuters - 6/9/2014 3:22:10 AM
Energy World says its LNG import hub ... plans to make gas available throughout the Philippines, distributing by sea to coastal terminals and by land via road tankers. Manila Electric Co (Meralco), the country's biggest utility with a franchise that ...