Definition: This entry is the total natural gas produced in cubic meters (cu m). The discrepancy between the amount of natural gas produced and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is due to the omission of stock changes and other complicating factors.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Natural gas - production map
Oil Firms, Nations Agree to End Gas Flaring
Wall Street Journal - 4/17/2015 5:07:35 PM
Many producers regularly burn off natural gas as carbon dioxide into ... said in remarks at the event that the country flares the most gas associated with oil production in the world. “That is a problem of course, but this is also a potential to achieve ...
The Marriage Of Natural Gas And Microgrids Is Greening Manufacturing
Forbes - 4/19/2015 2:56:22 PM
The surge in production in natural gas, which not long ago was thought in short supply ... About 82,000 megawatts of installed onsite CHP now exists across the country at almost 4,000 industrial and commercial facilities, adds ICF. That’s about 8 ...
Big oil producers sign deal to end gas flaring
The Australian - 4/19/2015 2:06:15 PM
Many producers regularly burn off natural gas as carbon dioxide into ... said in remarks at the event that the country flared the most gas associated with oil production in the world. “That is a problem of course, but this is also a potential to achieve ...
Quantifying the oversupply of US natural gas
blogs.platts.com - 4/17/2015 12:57:03 PM
To put this number into perspective, Iran, a country with the second largest natural gas reserves in the world, produces roughly 16 Bcf/d. The Utica basin, underneath part of the Marcellus, began ramping up production around 2012 and is already producing ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
As a caveat, I’ve included the production rate information for ... which accounts for about 17 percent of the world’s total proved reserves, according to the EIA. The country’s natural gas sector has taken a substantial hit in recent years (though ...
U.S. Remained World's Largest Producer of Petroleum and Natural Gas Hydrocarbons in 2014
The Energy Collective - 4/10/2015 11:10:49 AM
The United States remained the world's top producer of petroleum and natural gas hydrocarbons in 2014, according to U.S. Energy Information Administration estimates. U.S. hydrocarbon production continues to exceed that of both Russia and Saudi Arabia ...
UAE has 4% of world's oil, 3.5% of gas reserves: Energy Minister
MENAFN - 4/19/2015 1:30:28 PM
said that the UAE has 4 per cent of the world's oil reserves and nearly 3.5 per cent of the global gas reserves. He added that the current UAE oil production accounts for nearly 10 per cent of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC ...
World Bank Initiative To End Routine Gas Flaring By 2030
Law 360 - 4/17/2015 7:30:45 PM
Law360, New York (April 17, 2015, 3:36 PM ET) -- Several major oil companies and countries have agreed to end the practice of routine gas flaring at oil production sites by 2030, according to a World Bank statement Friday announcing a new initiative that ...
U.S. leads world in oil and gas production
Washington Examiner - 4/7/2015 6:49:31 AM
Natural gas production also swelled in 2014, increasing by 5 quadrillion British thermal units, or 13.9 billion cubic feet per day, over the past five years, the administration reported.
Coal fueling conflicts around the world
Toledo Blade - 4/19/2015 3:57:48 AM
Martin’s tour of coal country ... to natural gas. From there it’s a short hop to eastern Kentucky’s Harlan County, once the richest coal land on Earth but now a place that’s long on poverty and short on hope. With the decline in coal production ...
Yemen grinds to a halt for lack of gas
Washington Post - 4/18/2015 1:38:48 PM
This impoverished country has been a relatively small oil and gas exporter by Mideast standards, and that production has declined in recent ... a spokeswoman for UNHCR, which is the world body’s refugee agency. A shortage of gas also means that UNHCR ...
Countries, Oil Companies Commit To Zero Flaring By 2030
Leadership - 4/18/2015 5:17:44 AM
Chief executives from major oil companies yesterday joined senior government officials from several oil-producing countries to commit, for the first time, to ending the practice of routine gas flaring at oil production ... president of World Bank, Jim ...
Oil Companies, Nations Commit to End Flaring by 2030
gCaptain - 4/16/2015 11:56:47 PM
“Gas flaring is a visual reminder that we are wastefully sending CO2 into the atmosphere,” said World Bank President Jim Yong Kim. “We can do something about this. Together we can take concrete action to end flaring and to use this valuable natural ...
World Bank Boosts Fossil Fuel Financing Despite Bank Leader's Calls To Fight Climate Change: Report
International Business Times - 4/17/2015 10:33:53 AM
The World Bank boosted its financing for oil, coal and natural gas projects, even as its president urged countries to end government subsidies for fossil fuels. Climate change groups criticized the United Nations-run institution for the apparent ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Natural gas production is increasing in the country, but coal remains China’s primary ... Saudi Arabia has nearly one fifth of the world’s proven oil reserves, in addition to being the largest producer and exporter of petroleum. Its largest oil field ...