|Rank||Country||Natural gas - consumption (cubic meters)|
|13||United Arab Emirates||59,080,000,000|
|32||Trinidad and Tobago||21,970,000,000|
|96||Congo, Republic of the||530,000,000|
|97||Bosnia and Herzegovina||390,000,000|
|102||Papua New Guinea||130,000,000|
|112||Antigua and Barbuda||0|
|128||Central African Republic||0|
|129||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||0|
|140||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||0|
|186||British Virgin Islands||0|
|193||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||0|
|197||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||0|
|198||Saint Kitts and Nevis||0|
|204||Turks and Caicos Islands||0|
|207||Sao Tome and Principe||0|
Definition: This entry is the total natural gas consumed 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 - consumption map
Exxon forecasts natural gas to be world’s second most-used fuel
Financial Times - 12/12/2013 3:55:30 AM
The International Energy Agency, the think-tank backed by rich countries’ governments, expects coal use to continue to rise to 2035, and to stay ahead of natural gas throughout that ... an increase that the World Bank has said would have “potentially ...
World natural gas consumption growth below average
SteelGuru - 6/20/2012 3:15:53 AM
Non OECD countries accounted for all the net increase ... million barrels per day outpacing growth in throughputs for the fifth time in 6 years. World natural gas consumption grew by 2.2%. Consumption growth was below average in all regions except North ...
How to Convert the Country to Natural Gas, by T. Boone Pickens
Businessweek - 4/11/2013 3:41:14 PM
It starts with getting into the transportation sector. When I started the Pickens Plan in 2008, there were about 200,000 vehicles on natural gas in the world; now there’s about 16 million. That growth’s coming from everywhere but the U.S ...
World coal and natural gas consumption and production
agprofessional.com - 1/2/2013 5:02:51 PM
Although oil remains the world's leading energy source, coal and natural gas continue to grow in significance ... and Development (OECD), including China and India. Consumption in non-OECD countries grew 8 percent in 2011 to 2.63 billion tons of oil ...
Natural Gas Jumps to 7-Month High on Outlook for Inventory Drop
Bloomberg - 12/11/2013 6:12:41 AM
Gas gained 2.4 percent as a midday update to the National Weather Service’s Global Forecast ... compared with the five-year average decrease of 76 billion for the period, according to the median of 18 analyst estimates compiled by Bloomberg.
Infographic: Fracking Imports and Exports in Europe — Natural Gas Reserves, Production, and Consumption by Country
circleofblue.org - 6/1/2011 11:59:53 PM
How do shale gas reserves measure up in European countries? The United Kingdom is the latest country to support hydraulic fracturing—the process of injecting water, chemicals, and sand at high pressure into rock formations to free up the oil and natural ...
Oando: Championing access to cooking gas for the indigent
worldstagegroup.com - 12/12/2013 6:32:59 AM
The low rate of adoption of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) or cooking gas for domestic use among Nigerians is fraught with danger as recent research findings indicated that people who cook with firewood may be inhaling the equivalent of not less than 60 ...
Report: World Gains From US Natural Gas Abundance
Voice of America - 7/24/2011 11:54:17 PM
... may help ease energy problems in other parts of the world. Just five or six years ago, U.S. demand for natural gas was outpacing supply and countries with large reserves were developing plans to use special container ships to export gas to the United ...
Japan Became First Country in the World to Extract Natural Gas from Methane Hydrate
jagranjosh.com - 3/13/2013 4:34:07 AM
With this, Japan became the first country to do so in the world ... extraction of natural gas from methane hydrate will therefore help Japan in reducing the pressure on natural resources as well as bringing down the cost of import of fuel.
3 Ways Natural Gas Can Make You Rich
The Motley Fool - 12/10/2013 2:34:57 PM
After a double-whammy of historically low gas prices and mismanagement by ... has been stuck in the downside of the industrial cycle for the past several years, as demand for metals dried up during the global recession. However, the cycle ...
U.S. Is The World's Largest Producer Of Natural Gas. Here's What That Means
NPR News - 10/17/2013 8:46:48 PM
As natural gas production expands, companies ... has the largest shale gas reserves in the world, and the country is eager to get at it. Last month, the Chinese government announced that it will invest $13 billion in oil and natural gas exploration.
Exxon: Rising living standards propel energy needs
US News and World Report - 12/12/2013 11:05:00 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Exxon Mobil says the drive for higher living standards around the world will keep demand for electricity and transportation fuels growing even as economies get more efficient and governments put a price on pollution.
Analysis - Iran a decade or more from becoming major gas exporter
Reuters - 12/10/2013 3:03:35 PM
But Iran has little chance of becoming a significant gas ... world's richest countries after western energy companies built multi-billion dollar plants over the last decade that turned the tiny Gulf state into the world's largest liquefied ...
Which Countries Win If The World Goes Crazy For Natural Gas?
The Business Insider - 6/5/2011 11:55:08 PM
Perhaps the best hope for the US is if the world goes crazy for natural gas (rather than coal). This chart of the top (potential) producers comes from a new IEA report on the potential for a "Golden Age of Gas" Bear in mind though, that since ...
Exxon: Natural gas soon will overtake coal in global energy use
fuelfix.com - 9/5/2013 8:32:11 PM
Thanks to the advent of hydraulic fracturing, natural gas has a new manifest destiny: By 2040, the commodity used to make electricity will command 25 percent of the world’s energy ... equivalent to the current energy consumption of Russia, India, Africa ...