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
Germany, Italy, & Japan Lead Global Energy Efficiency Rankings, Says ACEEE
CleanTechnica - 7/21/2016 2:20:15 PM
The Scorecard examines the energy efficiency policies and performance of 23 of the world’s top energy-consuming countries — which together ... reduce dependence on energy imports, and reduce pollution. Yet energy efficiency remains massively ...
Feather in the cap: India home to 12% of world’s bird species
The Hindu - 7/24/2016 1:30:45 AM
A group of ornithologists have come up with the first definitive checklist of Indian birds, putting the number of species across the country at 1,263. With that figure, India accounts for 12 per cent of the total number of bird species in the world ...
A new report rated countries on ‘sustainable development.’ The U.S. did horribly
Washington Post - 7/21/2016 10:16:52 AM
Amid an ongoing energy transition, even the four Scandinavian countries were still rated as being in the red on climate action. “The environment remains a challenge for everybody, which is why this basic question, can the world economy grow, and not ...
World leaders poised to seal landmark emissions deal in Vienna
The Christian Science Monitor - 7/21/2016 8:46:48 PM
“We are seeing all countries coming into this meeting with an incredibly positive and collaborative energy level,” Ms. McCarthy said ... to get there without attacking CO2.” In a warming world, limiting HFCs won't be easy. Air conditioners are ...
Nigeria’s dwindling energy fortunes
Vanguard - 7/23/2016 6:14:06 PM
The IMF, in its World Economic Outlook update ... the decline in crude oil prices in the short run will be a big positive for countries that depend largely on oil imports for their oil consumption, but for Nigeria, the situation could plunge the country ...
Hurdles mar Japan’s renewable energy equation
Japan Times - 7/22/2016 7:45:21 AM
Gerhad Fasol, CEO of Eurotechnology Japan, a company that works with European technology companies investing in renewable energy here, says the country has a long way to go to catch up with the rest of the world. “Japan had the initial solar surge in ...
World Embedded Computing Market Worth USD 236.5 Billion by 2022 - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts Report 2015-2022 - Research and Markets
Consumer Electronics Net - 7/22/2016 1:07:29 PM
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the " World Embedded Computing Market - Opportunities ... and improving living in countries such India and China. In addition, evolution in Internet of things and increasing ...
Trump’s New World Order
Politico - 7/22/2016 9:54:12 AM
TRUMP’S NEW WORLD ... that country since 2001, said Chad Bown, a senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Those earlier duties, on stainless steel bar, were removed in 2007, "so the U.S. has not had any anti-dumping import ...
On making the world safe for Jesuits
Catholic World Report - 7/23/2016 10:38:57 PM
The title of these reflections, “On Making the World Safe ... to command the same energy it once did. McGreevy notes that numbers-wise Jesuits in Europe and America, along with the respective declining demographics in these countries, are now much ...
Donald Trump's speech: 'America first,' but an America absent from the world
CNN - 7/22/2016 10:30:00 AM
"Mexico imports from ... Trump proposed a world of retrenchment. The war in Syria has produced the worst refugee crisis since World War Two. Trump: "No right to lecture" He told the convention that immigration from any country that has been "compromised ...
The world's rising powers have fallen
The Business Insider - 7/23/2016 6:54:04 AM
In a warning published in January, the World Bank ... that some of the energy expended will be wasted, that other relationships will prove indispensable, and that it is hard to know in advance which is which — acknowledges that country trajectories ...
He calls the stars by name
Philstar - 7/23/2016 8:30:06 PM
Psalm 147:4 On a plateau high above the Atacama Desert in Chile, one of the world ... many countries “looking for clues about the dawn of the cosmos — from the coldest gases and dust where galaxies are formed and stars are born to the energy produced ...
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 ...
Energy Vision, Energy Leadership
Breaking Energy - 7/22/2016 9:18:25 AM
Ultimately, policy hinges on those who craft and execute it. The American energy revolution is a fact – increasing our country’s self-sufficiency, security and standing in the world while helping the U.S. lead the world in reducing carbon emissions.
Carbon tax talk by premiers at Whitehorse meeting derails energy strategy
Financial Post - 7/22/2016 9:35:43 PM
Over the past year, provinces and territories undertook “foundational work to identify opportunities to maximize export and import ... tax while the energy sector is in such dire straits. “This is fundamentally the wrong time for the country, and ...