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 - 4/24/2014 11:47:42 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.
Federal Court Strikes Down Minnesota's Limits on Coal Power Imports: A Critical Moment for State Regulation of Imported Fuel & Electricity
The Energy Collective - 4/24/2014 11:04:45 AM
On April 18, the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota struck down the State of Minnesota’s restrictions on importing electricity from ... place in other states or countries, they’re just as bad for the entire world’s climate.
Turkey to boost electricity imports from Iran: energy minister
Tehran Times - 4/22/2014 3:24:49 PM
so we import electricity from Iran," World Bulletin quoted Yildiz as saying on Monday. Turkey occasionally imports and exports electricity to neighboring countries such as Iran depending on electricity production levels, Yildiz said. After visiting Tehran ...
Turkey Rising As an Energy Hub: U.S. Institute
TurkishNY.com World and Local News Portal. - 4/19/2014 4:51:17 AM
Turkey's importance in world energy markets is ... could affect the country's position as a gas transit state in the long run, says Energy Information Administration. Turkey must be able to import enough gas to satisfy both domestic demand and any re ...
Thailand pursues solar energy
Arabian Business - 4/21/2014 7:04:55 AM
Thailand in on track to become a world leader in solar energy. The country has spent years developing its solar energy industry, helping to preserve the nation’s economy and reducing energy imports from its South East Asia neighbours.
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/2/2008 11:54:43 PM
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 ...
Turkey to import more electricity from Iran, ask discount for Russian gas
worldbulletin.net - 4/21/2014 2:07:15 PM
so we import electricity from Iran," said Yildiz adding that Turkey occasionally imports and exports electricity to neighboring countries such as Iran, Georgia and Bulgaria depending on electricity production levels. Turkey heavily relies on foreign energy ...
UK energy quest highlights human rights concerns in gas-rich countries
theguardian.com - 4/22/2014 1:08:48 PM
This was for Azerbaijan, a country ... former energy secretary and the prime minister's special envoy for the Caspian region, told delegates at the LSE meeting on 7 March that the region was "presently one of the most exciting places in the world to ...
East Africa: Global Oil & Gas Export Hub by 2020?
Rigzone - 4/21/2014 4:01:47 PM
NET OIL IMPORTS/EXPORTS - SOURCE: Evaluate Energy. Note: Net oil imports/exports ... potential of their projects to be realized, a region of the world where security within even a single country’s borders is notoriously precarious. Mozambique will ...
China to steer towards green energy: Li Keqiang
aa.com.tr - 4/21/2014 11:51:15 AM
Shale gas targeted China, one of the world's largest energy consumers which relies heavily on energy imports, had slowed down efforts towards building new nuclear power plants following the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011. The country currently ...
Gas needs: Better to tap reserves instead of import
The Express Tribune - 4/20/2014 4:31:37 PM
Though there has been much talk about gas import over the years, there are many who insist that the country should tap its own resources and pump money into energy production in ... the largest urea exporters in the world, Qatar has been able to achieve ...
Japan Imports Record Level Of LNG, Coal
Oil Price - 4/21/2014 10:14:01 PM
Japan has been forced to import vast amounts of fossil fuels to make up for an energy shortfall caused by its decision to shutter nearly all of the country’s 54 nuclear reactors after the March, 2011 earthquake. The country was already the world’s ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
As the most populous country in the world and a rapidly developing economy ... Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports. The development of the Bakken and Athabasca oil sands has spurred unexpected growth in the world fuel supply ...
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 ... originally intended to address energy security (petroleum oil imports alternatives). The EIA International Energy Outlook (IEO2011) data represents carbon dioxide (CO 2) based ...
124 Countries Ranked by Ability to Deliver Secure, Affordable and Sustainable Energy
World Economic Forum - 12/11/2013 8:46:00 PM
Performance across North America shows contrasting circumstances, from the import and fossil fuel dependence ... energy system aims to make Costa Rica the world's first carbon-neutral country, with 99% of electricity output from renewable energy sources.