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
China’s LNG imports continue to rise
lngworldnews.com - 3/23/2017 1:04:26 PM
China, world’s largest energy consumer and the third-biggest LNG importer ... according to the General Administration of Customs data. The country’s imports rose to 3.44 million mt in January, the second-highest monthly import level, behind a record ...
These 10 countries are best at providing affordable and sustainable energy, pity none are in Africa
cnbcafrica.com - 3/23/2017 8:25:16 AM
Now in its fifth year, the World Economic Forum’s Global Energy ... such as the high diversity of its fuel mix and import counterparts, as well as the low energy intensity of its economy. The country has recently implemented broad and deep electricity ...
World's top LNG buyers form alliance to push for flexible contracts
Reuters - 3/23/2017 12:00:01 PM
The agreement has been helped by the fact the power wielded by OPEC is unparalleled in the commodities world. Attempts to create an OPEC-style body through the Gas Exporting Countries Forum has failed to gain traction because gas and LNG markets are more ...
South Africa signs electricity sales deal with Namibia
Reuters - 3/23/2017 3:03:08 AM
... development and growth in the country without electricity availability concerns." Namibia, where power supply is under strain, normally imports electricity from neighbouring countries. (Reporting by Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo; Editing by Joe Brock)
Coal ash: 'Why in the world would we be importing it?'
Darien News - 3/24/2017 12:24:28 AM
"Why in the world would we be importing it from other states and countries?" The nation's shift away from coal for electricity has reduced the supply ... That makes foreign imports economically viable. Nationally, there are more than 1,100 coal ash dumps ...
Declaring energy independence
Washington Times - 3/20/2017 11:59:24 PM
The United States is about to reach a major energy milestone. A new government report predicts that the nation is on track to become a net energy exporter within the decade. This is huge. The United States has relied on foreign imports of oil and natural ...
Have Too Much Gas in Stock? This Southeast Asian Country Is Buying
Bloomberg - 3/23/2017 5:57:55 PM
The Thai energy ministry is more aggressive in its outlook, saying imports could rise to more than 20 million tons by 2025. New demand could arise from areas outside the capital of Bangkok, Kittithat said. If the country moves forward with a plan to import ...
The world’s energy is getting cleaner (and cheaper) — but not fast enough
Washington Post - 3/22/2017 9:23:43 AM
[The world is about to get tough on aviation emissions. Here’s what you need to know.] The Forum study documents patterns across all the major dimensions of the energy system, ranking countries in terms of their energy performance (see Figure 1).
Future Of Energy: World's Largest Artificial Sun Generates Power In Germany
International Business Times - 3/23/2017 3:27:36 PM
On a single day in May, Germany used exclusively clean energy to supply all of its power demand. The country was previously the world leader in solar power until China jumped ahead in 2016 after installing 34 gigawatts of solar energy. As of 2014 ...
World Baseball Classic title is a perfect end to Jim Leyland’s career
Fox Sports - 3/23/2017 3:13:17 PM
“I had the honor of managing for our country. The coaches had the honor of ... I love that. That’s energy. And we fed off that energy.” Leyland won a World Series with the Marlins in 1997, but he said the WBC title was different, refusing to compare ...
Wind energy firm trying again for OK of cross-country line
Tulsa World - 3/20/2017 2:52:23 AM
... the second time to win one of the final pieces of regulatory approval needed to carry wind power east from the nation's heartland over one of the country's longest transmission lines. Missouri utility regulators began hearing testimony on a request ...
Data Download: U.S. Petroleum Inventories Falling Despite Increased OPEC Imports
Seeking Alpha - 3/22/2017 6:34:54 PM
SPR Drawdowns Earlier this year the US Department of Energy ... imports down to around 2.6M bbls a day, 400k bbl/day under the 2016 average of 3.0M bbl a day for this humble analyst to believe their cuts were real and that OPEC is serious about becoming a ...
JBS suspends Brazil beef output amid import bans
agcanada.com - 3/24/2017 12:17:19 AM
JBS and BRF SA, the world’s largest poultry exporter, are among dozens of firms targeted in the meatpacking industry investigation by Brazil’s Federal Police. Both companies have denied any wrongdoing. Egypt became the latest country to halt imports of ...
The Largest Source Of Imports By Country
brilliantmaps.com - 3/18/2015 11:55:23 PM
Who imports the most from whom? The map above shows the flag of the country that ... on earth and the world’s 3rd biggest economy, is having much of an impact. However, a closer look shows that’s it the largest source of imports for Nepal, Bhutan ...
South Korea Energy Profile: Heavily Dependent On Imports – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 1/22/2017 1:36:49 AM
The country also comprises one of the world’s top shipbuilding industries ... To reduce South Korea’s dependency on foreign energy imports, the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) set self-sufficiency targets for South Korean energy ...