|Rank||Country||Natural gas - proved reserves (cubic meters)|
|7||United Arab Emirates||6,453,000,000,000|
|30||Trinidad and Tobago||408,200,000,000|
|43||Papua New Guinea||226,500,000,000|
|57||Congo, Republic of the||90,610,000,000|
|98||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||991,100,000|
|150||Antigua and Barbuda||0|
|152||Bosnia and Herzegovina||0|
|162||Central African Republic||0|
|170||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||0|
|185||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||0|
|186||Saint Kitts and Nevis||0|
|193||Turks and Caicos Islands||0|
|196||Sao Tome and Principe||0|
|198||British Virgin Islands||0|
|199||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||0|
Definition: This entry is the stock of proved reserves of natural gas in cubic meters (cu m). Proved reserves are those quantities of natural gas, which, by analysis of geological and engineering data, can be estimated with a high degree of confidence to be commercially recoverable from a given date forward, from known reservoirs and under current economic conditions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Natural gas - proved reserves map
Natural-gas exports: A debate over values, not numbers
The Jerusalem Post - 5/19/2013 7:25:12 AM
And while President Shimon Peres promised the world ... gas concessions. Such benefits, unfortunately, tend to be overstated while the potential downsides are understated. Approving massive exports of natural gas based on what we know about proven reserves ...
US, Russia vie for largest natural gas reserves
NBC News - 4/7/2013 7:35:03 PM
Russia and the U.S. are running neck and neck for the title of the world's largest natural gas reserves. Yet unlike the U.S. – which is currently embroiled in a contentious debate about selling its natural gas stocks abroad – other countries harbor ...
Algeria Energy Profile: Important Provider Of Natural Gas To Europe – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 5/21/2013 2:39:29 PM
of proven natural gas reserves, the ninth largest natural gas reserves in the world and the second largest in Africa after Nigeria. Algeria’s largest natural gas field, Hassi R’Mel, was discovered in 1956. Located in the center of the country to the ...
INTERVIEW-Gas discoveries give Israel new regional clout -minister
CNBC - 5/22/2013 11:32:11 AM
TEL AVIV, May 22 (Reuters) - Israel's newfound natural gas reserves will boost its regional clout and could ... Israel has made the largest gas discoveries in the world over the past decade off its Mediterranean coastline, and is expected to become an ...
Peretz slams gas export recommendations
The Jerusalem Post - 5/21/2013 11:14:53 PM
Environmental Protection Minister Amir Peretz on Tuesday slammed the recommendations of the Zemach Committee which call for allocating up to 50 percent of the country’s natural gas ... s reserves make up only 0.3 percent of those in the entire world ...
Japan Steps Up Interest in Papua New Guinea’s Gas Riches
Wall Street Journal - 5/23/2013 9:36:28 AM
Japan Inc. has raised its bets on Papua New Guinea as an emerging source of natural gas supply. In the latest deal Osaka Gas Co. Ltd. has agreed to pay US$204 million to acquire stakes in natural gas assets in Papua New Guinea owned by Australia ...
UPDATE 1-Turkmenistan has high hopes as giant gas field nears output
Reuters Group PLC - 5/22/2013 3:14:05 PM
a post-Soviet Central Asian country of 5.5 million which borders Afghanistan and Iran, holds the world's fourth-largest natural gas riches after Russia, Iran and Qatar. British auditor Gaffney, Cline & Associates has estimated the reserves of ...
Global Gas Industry Expands its Horizons
PR Inside - 5/24/2013 11:36:58 AM
ExxonMobil, world’s largest publicly traded international oil and gas company and Turkey's state owned Turkiye Petrolleri AO (TPAO) are in talks to explore shale gas reserves in Turkey ... of ANGVA (Asia Pacific Natural Gas Vehicle Association) and ...
Tanzanian gas pipeline plan sparks riot: government officials
Yahoo! News - 5/23/2013 8:06:23 PM
DODOMA (Reuters) - Residents of a gas-rich region of Tanzania rioted on Wednesday to protest that they would not benefit from a government budget proposal to construct a pipeline from their territory to the capital, senior officials said Tanzania estimates ...
Fitch: Positive Growth Prospects for Peruvian Natural Gas
Reuters - 5/10/2013 4:39:54 PM
Peru is the fastest growing economy in Latin America ... Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'. ALL FITCH CREDIT RATINGS ARE SUBJECT TO CERTAIN LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS. PLEASE READ THESE LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMERS ...
Energy policy is national security issue: Column
USA Today - 5/25/2013 9:55:34 AM
The U.S. does not use energy as a bargaining tool to get what it wants from other countries. Nor could it even if it ... For one thing, the oil and gas production boom, especially in the U.S., has dramatically increased energy supplies and ...
EU leaders pursue shale gas dream in Brussels talks
Yahoo! News - 5/21/2013 11:57:50 PM
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European leaders discussed the region's reserves of shale gas at ... is advancing plans to exploit his country's shale gas deposits, said Europe could not afford to be left behind as the world scrambles to develop the resource.
Bolivian gov't to boost incentives for gas exploration
FOX News - 5/24/2013 3:54:40 PM
Bolivia's government, which asserted greater state control over the Andean nation's natural gas sector seven years ago, says it will issue a decree to encourage investment in exploration. Vice President Alvaro Garcia Linera made the announcement ...
Peru upbeat about boosting natural gas exports
United Press International - 5/13/2013 7:35:18 PM
Peru is a net oil importer and natural ... of proven reserves, 95 percent of the current production volume and 98 percent of natural gas liquids reserves. Fitch warns any disruption in production would "affect the entire production chain and the country's ...
US eases natural gas glut with second export terminal (+video)
The Christian Science Monitor - 5/18/2013 3:25:59 PM
It's a shift in policy that opens up America's newfound – and vast – natural gas resources to world markets. Advocates say they will improve the US trade balance and provide a boost for the natural gas industry, creating more jobs.