Definition: This entry is the total natural gas imported in cubic meters (cu m).
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Natural gas - imports map
Analysis: EU Can Cut Natural Gas Imports By Half
Domestic Fuel - 10/21/2014 2:40:46 PM
“Contrary to popular belief, Europe can be energy independent,” said Jennifer Morgan, Director of the Climate and Energy Program at World Resources Institute. “This analysis shows that the EU can cut natural gas imports in half without raising costs ...
U.S. Shale Oil Market and New Shale Gas Countries Reviewed in 2014 Research Reports
Market Watch - 10/21/2014 10:58:52 AM
Currently, North America and Canada are the only major producers of commercially viable natural gas and oil ... of technically recoverable shale gas in the world trillion cubic feet. The world's country's currently imports 705.5 billion cubic metres ...
Study: EU Can Cut Gas Imports And Carbon Emissions By Half
Eurasia Review - 10/20/2014 6:45:20 PM
(EurActiv) — The European Union can slash natural gas imports from countries such as Russia by half and cut ... an organisation of independent research institutes and civil society groups. The World Resources Institute (WRI) is its secretariat.
EU can cut dependency of natural gas imports in half: Ecofys
Shale Energy Insider - 10/20/2014 2:49:07 PM
Replacing natural gas imports with clean alternatives will enhance Europe’s stability in energy supply, increasing resilience to possible interruption from unstable suppliers. “Contrary to popular belief, Europe can be energy independent,” said ...
Statoil's New Gas Discovery Strengthens Company's Position To Be A Major Supplier To Growing Asian Markets
Seeking Alpha - 10/22/2014 12:09:15 PM
Since that time, the nation has become the world's fourth-largest importer of natural ... Thailand may seem an unlikely candidate to grow its imports of natural gas, given that the country has 10.1 trillion cubic feet of natural gas reserves and has ...
EU Commission: Europe Could Face 5 to 9 bcm Winter Natural Gas Shortfall
The Energy Collective - 10/21/2014 11:48:58 AM
Perhaps the most important and for respective EU member countries costly finding of this report’s underlying scenario analysis is that Europe may be missing between 5 to 9 bcm of natural gas even if the EU as a whole reshuffles its supply mix ...
Decision on Premium for Deep Sea Gas Discoveries by Early 2015: Oil Secretary
NDTV - 10/22/2014 4:12:38 PM
On the gas price approved by the Cabinet on Saturday, he said the Rangarajan formula approved and notified by the previous UPA government has been modified by removing high priced liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports ... at regions or countries where ...
UPDATE 1-Japan Sept crude imports fall, LNG imports climb
Reuters - 10/22/2014 6:25:40 AM
Japan, the world's fourth-biggest crude buyer, imported 3.39 million barrels per day (16.17 million kilolitres) of crude oil last month, the preliminary data showed. Japan's imports of liquefied natural gas totalled 7.28 million tonnes last month ...
Deadlock Over Russian Gas to Ukraine Remains
Wall Street Journal - 10/21/2014 6:36:59 PM
... pricing disputes led to gas shortages in Ukraine and several EU countries—around half of the Russian gas that the 28-country bloc imports crosses Ukraine. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko had asked the EU for an additional €2 billion ($2.54 ...
Study: EU Can Cut Carbon by Nearly Half
Environmental Leader - 10/21/2014 11:06:01 AM
According to Jennifer Morgan of the World Resources Institute, Europe can be energy independent, and the Ecofys analysis shows that the EU can cut natural gas imports in half without raising costs for consumers. Another report, released by Cambridge ...
Natural gas prices may not climb with exports
bakken.com - 10/22/2014 6:50:07 PM
“Studies have been done that have looked at the volume of natural gas we have and the potential we have to ship it overseas and, even though we are shipping it overseas, the price of natural gas in this country ... to reach the world market say it ...
Gas Plant Could Offer Solution to Ghana’s Power Woes
Voice of America - 10/22/2014 11:04:50 AM
The government is hopeful that a long-delayed natural gas processing ... Ogbamey said gas from the Atuabo plant would cut the cost of oil imports in half. “That means further forex savings for the country as well, and further, if you like, provision ...
Israel to supply natural gas to Egypt
Gulf News - 10/20/2014 1:44:41 PM
Occupied Jerusalem: An Israeli firm will supply Egypt with natural ... Egyptian gas to Israel. For more than a decade Israel relied on Egypt for roughly 40 per cent of its gas needs in line with an export accord signed in 2005 by the two countries which ...
European gas traders boost near-term buying to cut Russian need
POWER SOURCE - 10/22/2014 12:09:15 PM
LONDON — Natural gas traders in eastern Europe are increasingly sourcing gas on spot markets in the west of the region to diversify supply and reduce dependence on Russia, according to regulators. The Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia boosted imports ...
U.S. Is The World's Largest Producer Of Natural Gas. Here's What That Means
NPR News - 10/17/2014 2:59:50 PM
4. 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. But several other countries have huge shale gas reserves. China, in particular ...