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
Venezuela asks more than 100 malls to close to save electricity
The Guardian - 2/10/2016 10:11:33 PM
Officials say measure will help the country cope with problems due to a severe drought ... across Venezuela have closed their doors early to comply with a government electricity rationing order. Venezuela’s socialist government is asking more than ...
Venezuela Rations Electricity Supply to Shopping Malls
Wall Street Journal - 2/11/2016 12:34:42 AM
The oil-rich South American country has long struggled with a shaky nationalized power grid despite billions of dollars in state investment since a 2009 electricity emergency ... making Venezuela the world’s worst-performing economy.
Threats, sanctions have little impact on country ruled by dictator
The Morning Call - 2/10/2016 10:33:01 PM
However, this would have an effect only if China is prepared to completely cut off trade with North Korea and if imports from the rest of the world were stopped. These are very unlikely. On the other hand, North Korea is a small country with very little in ...
Families Around The World Will Come Together with BEAT BUGS, the Netflix Original Series for Kids Inspired By The Music Of The Beatles
prnewswire.com - 2/10/2016 2:47:44 PM
Each of the five friends (Jay, Kumi, Crick, Buzz, and Walter) has a distinctive personality, and they display the charm and energy ... is the world's leading Internet television network with over 75 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more ...
Like Drogba and Cristiano for their countries, India need that one big player in football: Rio Ferdinand in India
Firstpost - 2/11/2016 2:36:24 AM
Gurgaon: Citing the examples of Didier Drogba and Cristiano Ronaldo, former England captain and Manchester United great Rio Ferdinand today said Indian football need a stand-out player to catch the country's ... brands in world football, and the latest ...
These 9 EU Countries Are Leading the Renewable Charge
Climate Central - 2/10/2016 9:28:36 PM
The list of European Union (EU) countries beating their renewables goals continues to grow. In what’s been a steady stream of good news over the past three years, more countries than ever are meeting their 2020 targets for renewable energy generation ...
UAE-India energy ties set to grow
Emirates247 - 2/11/2016 2:50:43 AM
Following the visit of the Indian Prime Minister in August, the two countries decided to promote a strategic partnership in the energy sector ... Pradesh commenced operations last year. India imports about 270,000 of crude oil per day, with the UAE ...
Venezuela Malls Scale Back Hours as Government Cuts Energy
ABC News - 2/10/2016 10:44:21 AM
Shopping malls across Venezuela are preparing to dramatically reduce their hours to comply with a government electricity rationing ... a haven for Venezuelans as the country has become one of the most violent in the world. In many areas, they are also ...
India likely to spend $1 trillion on power by 2030: Piyush Goyal
Economic Times - 2/9/2016 3:39:01 PM
by 2030 on ramping up its power infrastructure as one of the world's largest energy consumers aims to provide 24/7 electricity to its citizens. The power sector in the country is at an inflection point and the focus is on developing an integrated outlook ...
Faith, Hope and the Energy Revolution
The Huffington Post - 2/10/2016 2:37:35 AM
This is of course led by China, India and Brazil, but also includes countries ... energy security and economic stability, create new industries and millions of jobs, and reduce the choking smog that is killing millions in the mega-cities of the developing ...
S.Korea's Jan. crude oil imports down 6.3 pct y/y - preliminary data
Reuters - 2/1/2016 2:05:19 AM
SEOUL, Feb 1 (Reuters) - South Korea's crude oil imports in January fell 6.3 percent from a year earlier to 79.5 million barrels, preliminary data from the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy showed ... break down imports by country of origin.
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 ...
The Most Energy-Efficient Countries
Forbes - 7/7/2008 8:54:00 AM
Next year in Copenhagen, world leaders will assemble ... is ranked as the greenest country. Austria is not far behind at sixth, with Germany and the U.K. also in the top 15. The most energy-efficient countries are all similar to Japan.
India’s energy imports may rise to $230 bn by FY23: Goldman Sachs
Live Mint - 6/20/2014 7:55:27 AM
The country ... energy challenges because a lack of domestic production. In the fiscal year ending March 2014, India’s net energy imports were at 6.3% of its gross domestic product. The Goldman Sachs report said, “India has a fifth of the world ...
India's energy imports may rise to $230 bln by FY23: Goldman
Rediff India Abroad - 6/20/2014 2:50:38 PM
... 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 its energy".