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
Prime Minister for immediate energy import from neighbours
News Pakistan - 6/14/2013 10:00:29 AM
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Friday directed to examine possibility of importing energy from neighbouring countries to improve the situation on immediate basis, the PM office said. He issued the directives while presiding over a high level ...
Japan's May trade deficit widens on import costs
Yahoo! - 6/19/2013 2:16:25 AM
Japan extended a string of trade deficits in May, official data showed on Wednesday, as the country's import costs rose on the weak yen ... as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's administration works to stoke growth with a plan dubbed "Abenomics".
beta.dawn.com - 6/17/2013 12:52:53 AM
Gold imports ... world is heading for a glut of refined products, as new Asian and Middle East refineries increase oil processing in a move likely to force less advanced competitors in developed countries to close, states the International ...
Argentina - World food imports
Meat Trade News Daily - 6/18/2013 8:25:40 PM
World food imports in 2013 are tentatively forecast by FAO at $1.09 trillion, close to last year's level, but 13 per cent below the record of 2011, the biannual report on global food markets said. Higher bills for fish and livestock products are ...
Sharif for immediate import of power from neighbouring nations
Zee News Limited - 6/14/2013 4:19:52 PM
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday ordered officials to examine the possibility of immediate import of electricity from neighbouring countries. Sharif directed authorities "to examine the possibility of importing energy from neighbouring countries to ...
1st Renewable Energy Project In Republic Of Seychelles — 6 MW Wind Farm
CleanTechnica - 6/18/2013 7:25:25 AM
The 6 MW Port Victoria Wind Farm just launched on Mahé Island in the Republic of Seychelles. The wind farm consists of eight turbines provided by Masdar and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD). It is the first large-scale renewable energy ...
India Can Take More Steps to Cut Gold Imports, Mayaram Says
Bloomberg - 6/18/2013 5:02:15 AM
“They may come up with stricter policies from import point of view by putting some controls or limits on tonnage if the measures already taken do not help,” Haresh Soni, chairman of the All India Gems & Jewellery Trade Federation, said by ...
Keystone Seen Failing to Sop Up Canada Oil Glut: Energy Markets
Businessweek - 6/18/2013 6:09:39 PM
Even if U.S. President Barack Obama approves the Keystone XL pipeline, Canadian crude oil probably will remain the cheapest in the world, hampering expansion of the country’s largest export industry. Canadian oil prices are forecast to fall ...
Trade deficit at seven-month high as gold imports surge
Reuters Group PLC - 6/17/2013 6:57:58 AM
India, the world's biggest buyer of the metal, hiked the import duty on gold to 8 percent earlier in ... due to the weaker rupee and stressing the need to reduce the country's bloated current account gap to a sustainable level.
Asia Pacific Shale Gas Market Prospects to 2025- Demand Growth and Escalating Gas Import Costs Force Asian Countries Drive Shale Investments
Yahoo! Finance - 6/18/2013 5:19:33 PM
NEW YORK, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Asia Pacific Shale Gas Market Prospects to 2025- Demand Growth and Escalating Gas Import Costs Force Asian ...
Import lobbies derailing India's oil exploration: Veerappa Moily
Times of India - 6/14/2013 9:20:31 PM
NEW DELHI: Petroleum minister M Veerappa Moily on Friday claimed that India's energy exploration activities are being derailed by "threats" to ministers from the import lobbies, which want the country to remain dependent on oil and gas imports ...
Renewable Energy: World Invests $244 billion in 2012, Geographic Shift to Developing Countries
en.starafrica.com - 6/13/2013 12:57:38 AM
According to Mr. Steiner, “The uptake of renewable energies continues world-wide as countries, companies and communities seize the linkages between low carbon Green Economies and a future of energy access and security, sustainable livelihoods and a ...
U.S. and Canada Energy Fate Lies in Each Other's Hands
Daily Finance - 6/19/2013 1:12:00 AM
Canada's oil industry is like Bizarro Superman. For those of you who aren't comic book nerds or are not die-hard fans of Seinfeld, Bizarro Superman is the antithesis of Superman. His actions were always the exact opposite of what we would ...
Bio Farma Urges OIC Countries to become Self-Reliant in Vaccine
markets.financialcontent.com - 6/18/2013 5:12:23 PM
Bandung, Indonesia, June 18, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - The 123-year old Indonesian vaccine manufacturer Bio Farma has urged Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member countries to be self-reliant in vaccines as imports from industrialized countries are ...
Import lobbies threaten Petroleum Ministers: Moily
newindianexpress.com - 6/14/2013 10:36:16 AM
They don't want us to stop imports ... continue to work for any India energy independent by 2030. "I am not helpless. Any timid minister will not go forward... I have come here to strive hard for the sake of the country, to work for the country.