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
Rwanda: World Energy Day Marked Amid Calls to Embrace Energy Efficient Products
AllAfrica - 10/21/2014 11:59:07 PM
The celebrations, taking place in Rutare Sector, Gicumbi District, seek to raise awareness on use of energy efficiency products by large and small scale consumers across the country ... domestic resources and regional imports. Germaine Kamayirese, the ...
Europe could save up to $80 billion in energy imports as prices plunge
Reuters - 10/15/2014 10:15:52 AM
While headline inflation rates could be pushed lower, households and energy-intensive industries in countries that rely on oil imports will find their costs reduced, raising at the margin their ability to spend and invest. "Global oil prices have fallen in ...
Flipping the Switch: A Look at India’s Future Energy Demands
Breaking Energy - 10/20/2014 11:57:19 AM
About a quarter of the country lacks access to the electrical grid ... producing just seven percent of India’s electricity. Supported by LNG imports, natural gas consumption is expected to double by 2021. LNG imports are projected to rise from 44.6 ...
Low Oil Prices Could Save $80 Billion in Energy Imports
marketpulse.com - 10/15/2014 5:18:12 PM
While headline inflation rates could be pushed lower, households and energy-intensive industries in countries that rely on oil imports will find their costs reduced, raising at the margin their ability to spend and invest. “Global oil prices have fallen ...
“It’s cool at 25″: environment ministry launches energy saving campaign
Minivan News - 10/23/2014 11:03:39 AM
Moreover, a one percent reduction in oil imports would amount to US$5 million ... Diesel fuel accounts for the bulk of the energy supply in the country – about 82.5% in 2009. According to the Maldives Customs Service, of the MVR7.2 billion (US$466.9 ...
Will a Dirty Coal Plant in Kosovo Spoil the Clean Energy Record of Dr. Kim and World Bank?
The Energy Collective - 10/15/2014 11:59:04 PM
One of these plants recently exploded, leaving the country to rely on even more imported energy ... Kosovo C coal-fired power plant to quell this seemingly endless energy import and finally meet the Kosovars' growing energy needs. But what the World ...
“Renewable Energy Can Enhance Japanese Energy Security”
PRESSENZA - 10/24/2014 9:10:55 PM
Amin highlighted the benefits of renewable energy, citing reduced fuel import cost, economic growth and job creation impacts in Japan and countries around the world. “A shift in the energy mix focusing on local renewable energy sources could lower fuel ...
How natural gas has transformed energy markets
forumblog.org - 10/23/2014 9:59:13 AM
As more countries exploit new sources of natural gas, not only is the geography of trade in energy products ... natural gas imports have increased dramatically—by about 40 percent—since the disaster, making Japan the world’s largest importer of ...
Tougher Greenhouse Goals Could Cut EU’s Gas Imports in Half
WRI - 10/19/2014 11:54:20 PM
In recent decades, the EU has become increasingly dependent on natural gas imports, including from volatile countries, which has raised concerns over energy security. The EU imported 66 percent of its supply in 2012, a 21 percent increase from 1990.
WoodMac: US to Achieve Energy Independence by 2025
Rigzone - 10/24/2014 2:37:13 PM
the first time since 1952 that the nation will export more energy than it imports, according to a recent Wood Mackenzie report. “A country can achieve energy independence through two channels,” said James Brick, senior analyst with Wood Mackenzie ...
Four Walls and a Bubble: Coal and the ABC of India's energy security
India Today - 10/24/2014 7:56:21 AM
It produces two thirds the country's electricity. Yet one of the lowest figures ... But, with the fourth largest coal reserves in the world, why should India need to import coal - especially thermal coal? Because every time we scour the international ...
World may not have enough food by 2050: Report
CNBC - 10/15/2014 11:56:05 AM
states that with a world population expected to be at least 9 billion people in 2050, the demand for food, feed, fiber and fuel will likely outpace food production if the current rate of output remains the same. "Countries need to prioritize agriculture ...
Argentina's energy sweeteners won't mask bitter taste of state controls
Reuters - 10/24/2014 9:03:45 PM
"But in any other country access to hard currency and imports is normal and not something that require a law." The reforms will lengthen the terms of exploitation concessions by a decade to 35 years for non-conventional energy and 25 years for conventional ...
U.S. Shale Oil Market and New Shale Gas Countries Reviewed in 2014 Research Reports
IT Business Net - 10/21/2014 6:29:50 PM
The world's country's currently imports 705.5 billion cubic metres by pipeline and ... Market demand and potential growth of shale gas supplies, Energy market trends, Key issues in shale gas exploration and development, Forecasts and expectations as ...
Gold Imports by India Seen Rising More Than Fourfold Last Month
Bloomberg - 10/15/2014 9:47:14 AM
The three increases in taxes took the import duty to 10 percent. The curbs spurred smuggling and the country this year allowed more banks and traders to buy bullion overseas, which has eased inflows. Jewelry and investment demand in India dropped 34 ...