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
Morocco natural gas reserves emerging
United Press International - 12/22/2014 12:29:58 PM
LONDON, Dec. 22 (UPI) --Morocco could be emerging as a major regional player in terms of potential natural gas production, companies working on fledgling campaigns there said Monday. Morocco is one of the West African countries that have drawn interest ...
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 ...
Gas imports to cope with rising winter demand
China Daily - 12/23/2014 7:42:27 AM
China is to increase its natural gas imports ... year as the country's energy use peaks. Officials said the supply system has a shortfall of 2 billion cu m for the coming winter with total demand expected to hit 88.2 billion cu m. The world's biggest ...
Natural Gas: Abundance of Supply and Debate
New York Times - 12/22/2014 8:51:03 PM
“Not only is production increasing ... Ultimately, fighting over the relative merits of natural gas compared to other fossil fuels misses the broader energy challenge for the nation and the world, said Steven Cohen, the executive director of the Earth ...
Natural Gas Slides to Nearly Two-Year Low on Slow Stockpile Drain
Wall Street Journal - 12/22/2014 2:10:11 PM
Several weather forecasts had predicted far-below-normal temperatures spreading across the country ... use natural gas for heating, making winter cold typically the biggest driver for demand. Without severe cold in the forecast, traders see record ...
Betting on the Natural Gas Boom
Kiplinger - 12/21/2014 6:43:23 PM
as most of the rest of the country has. Perhaps even more important than domestic demand is foreign usage. Last year, the U.S. exported just 28 billion cubic feet of gas through liquid natural gas terminals; that's about 1.7% of our production. But experts ...
Delivering Iranian gas to EU unlikely, even in long time
Trend - 12/23/2014 4:00:33 AM
Before 2012, the country had planned to produce 70 million metric tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the South Pars, North Pars, Ferdosi and Golshan gas fields by launching six LNG production facilities, all of them were suspended. Iran has had LNG ...
Report: Natural Gas to See Biggest Gains in Coal Country
US News and World Report - 8/16/2014 1:47:12 AM
On average, generation of electricity from natural gas will increase by 1.5 percent a year, the EIA predicted. Meanwhile, the production of natural gas, fueled by a mining boom in the Midwest, will rise by 56 percent from 2012 to 2040. [READ: Regulate ...
China ramps up energy production in Xinjiang; hopes to it into national hub for oil, gas & coal
Economic Times - 12/22/2014 10:13:58 AM
China is ramping up energy production here ... Xinjiang also has the country's largest coal reserves, an estimated 40 percent of the national total, and the largest natural gas reserves. Those three components form an energy hat trick that China is ...
South Pars Phase 12 reaches 70 mcm in gas production capacity
presstv.com - 12/22/2014 1:20:05 PM
A new sweetening plant in Iran’s South Pars gas field has increased its production to 70 million cubic ... to contain a significant amount of natural gas, accounting for about eight percent of the world’s reserves, and approximately 18 billion barrels ...
Fracking puts U.S. first in shale gas production
USA Today - 10/23/2013 4:43:28 PM
The United States, followed by Canada, leads the world in producing ... U.S. boom in natural gas production -- up more than a third since 2005 -- is the cost-effective combination of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing or fracking.
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 ...
Is US Producing More Natural Gas Than Any Country in The World?
NewsBlaze - 2/14/2012 11:54:33 PM
Mr. Cekuta He cites that during the last decade, production of unconventional natural ... gas is a vital source of energy in most of the countries in the industrialized world. While the use of natural gas is not new however, it is only recently that ...
Natural Gas Prices Are Crashing
businessinsider.in - 12/22/2014 11:35:42 PM
Temperatures have been above average this month, and much of the country ... forecasts that gas production this year may increase 5.5% to a record 74.26 billion cubic feet per day. RBC Capital Markets slashed its forecast for natural gas prices last ...
U.S. Is The World's Largest Producer Of Natural Gas. Here's What That Means
NPR News - 10/17/2013 4:50:35 PM
Some industries make stuff out of natural gas. As natural gas production expands ... The U.S. may not be the world's biggest producer of natural gas for long. The U.S. was among the countries where drillers started going after shale gas in a big way.