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, 2014See also: Natural gas - production map
Oil Majors Queue in Iran as $30 Billion of Projects in Play
Bloomberg - 11/28/2015 12:55:03 PM
Total SA, Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Lukoil PJSC are among international companies that have selected oil and natural gas deposits to develop in Iran as the holder of the world ... Exporting Countries so that Iran’s planned additional production remains ...
Coal Use to Decrease, Replaced by Natural Gas, Renewables in Developed Countries, Report Predicts
The Street - 11/24/2015 2:54:20 PM
The use of coal is projected to decrease in several OECD countries due ... Energy Agency released the World Energy Outlook 2015. The report, which is the Agency's flagship publication, outlines the increasing role of natural gas and renewable energy ...
China's Shale Gas Problem Grows And Grows
Seeking Alpha - 11/28/2015 5:24:05 AM
it is clear that the country with the world's largest shale gas reserves, and urgent need to extract it, will have problems achieving its ambitious long-term goals. The newly-finalized Five Year Plan calls for an enormous increase in natural gas output in ...
World could be fossil fuel free by 2050
ecomento.com - 11/26/2015 2:23:20 PM
Compare that to electricity from natural gas, which cost 6 cents per ... energy will create 20 million new jobs world wide — more than enough to offset the loss of jobs in the fossil fuel sector. Every country would become energy independent, eliminating ...
UPDATE 1-Iran's Rouhani woos gas partners with capacity pledge
Reuters - 11/23/2015 4:47:04 AM
Rouhani said Iran had been working for two years to increase its gas production capacity via pipelines to neighbouring countries or liquefied natural ... account for a combined 67 percent of the world's proven natural gas reserves. (Reporting by Rania ...
Afghanistan reviews gas development potential
United Press International - 11/20/2015 2:23:17 PM
"We have reached a favorable and equitable agreement that will create jobs and revenue for our country ... would draw on the Galkynysh natural gas field near the border of Afghanistan, one of the largest gas fields in the world, with an estimated 925 ...
Gas Driller Hits a Gusher—and Sinks Its Own Stock
Wall Street Journal - 11/26/2015 10:34:16 AM
Named Scotts Run 591340 after a historic coal field that sparked a regional energy boom after World War I ... to alter the U.S. natural-gas balance. The U.S. Energy Information Administration said this week that the country’s proved reserves of natural ...
SAOGE features 180 oil and gas firms from 25 countries
Yahoo News - 11/24/2015 6:47:34 AM
Al-Hussaini said: "The Arab world owns a large percentage of the global oil and natural gas reserves, which is expected to increase over the coming years, through new discoveries, and development of exploration and production technologies."
Iran eyes domestic gas market, Europe is distant prospect
Trend - 11/28/2015 4:26:49 AM
In 2013, Iran became the world's largest gas-flaring country, surpassing Russia ... having the world’s biggest gas reserves it only shared 5 percent of global natural gas production, at 172.6 billion cubic meters in 2014 (excluding recycled and flared ...
Global Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Developments 2015
prnewswire.com - 11/25/2015 9:26:51 PM
driven by Asia-Pacific with countries such as Japan, China, and India absorbing high volumes of LNG With the glut of natural gas supply in Australia and recent developments in US shale gas production, LNG trade will expand tremendously Going forward ...
Oil price on world markets
tjcnewspaper.com - 11/28/2015 1:49:20 AM
US production of both oil and natural gas increased in 2014. The country surpassed Saudi Arabia to become the largest exporter of crude oil to China in September and continues to look for ways to expand sales routes, including a visit to Japan this month ...
Summit of gas exporting countries opened in Tehran with nine leaders attending
MercoPress - 11/24/2015 2:47:11 PM
A landmark summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF ... in general, and natural gas, in particular, and also to reaffirm their continued support for the objectives of the forum. Iran possesses the world’s largest proven gas reserves, with ...
Fracking puts U.S. first in shale gas production
USA Today - 10/23/2013 4:43:28 PM
(Photo: Energy Information Administration) The United States, followed by Canada, leads the world in producing ... Total annual average dry natural gas production by country in 2012: Many environmentalists oppose fracking, because it can use a lot of ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
These are the 10 countries that have the highest proved reserves of natural gas as of the end of 2013, according to U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) data. As a caveat, I’ve included the production ... its vast natural gas reserves ...
The scourge of gas flaring!
The Guardian - Nigeria - 11/25/2015 4:59:01 AM
Gas flaring is the burning of natural ... world and is projected to get worse in the years ahead. According to the inter-governmental panel on climate change set up by the United Nations in 1988, climate change is particularly serious for developing countries.