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
Allocate domestic natural gas to make fertiliser, says FAI
Post - 9/3/2014 2:08:49 AM
... of gas to the fertiliser sector would push it to switch to Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and disturb the equilibrium between domestic production and imports to fulfill the country's large requirement, FAI said. India imported 1.3 million tonnes of ...
40 Percent of Countries with Largest Shale Energy Resources Face Water Stress
WRI - 9/2/2014 4:33:10 AM
Right now, dozens of countries ... their shale gas and tight oil resources (tight oil deposits are trapped in fine-grained sedimentary rock, including shale). It’s easy to understand why: shale gas could boost the world’s recoverable natural gas ...
Allocate domestic natural gas to make fertiliser: FAI
IN - 9/2/2014 8:03:44 PM
However, the proposal to withdraw of allocation of gas to the fertiliser sector would push it to switch to Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and disturb the equilibrium between domestic production and imports to fulfill the ... UN the World Health Organization
Brazil's August LNG imports up 48% on month
Platts - 9/2/2014 6:45:00 PM
The dramatic rise in imports comes as the nation's hydroelectric reservoirs dip to critical lows. As of September 1, current capacity is at just 30% in Brazil's Southeast-Central West region, where more than 70% of the ... owned oil and gas company ...
Turkey to ask Russia for lower gas prices
worldbulletin.net - 9/2/2014 6:27:42 AM
Turkey is to ask Russia to reduce the price of the natural gas it buys, the country’s energy minister said on Thursday ... Energy Minister Taner Yildiz, who is attending 21st World Petroleum Congress in Moscow, said Turkey purchases 42 million cubic ...
Infographic: Fracking Imports and Exports in Europe — Natural Gas Reserves, Production, and Consumption by Country
Circle of Blue - 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 ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Using data from British Petroleum’s 2013 statistical review of world energy, we calculated the countries ... With large oil and natural gas reserves and close proximity, Canada is the United States’ primary supplier of energy imports.
U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/6/2014 8:23:56 PM
Although Russia is still the world ... of cheap domestic natural gas oppose the effort, they have fallen to the sidelines in the rush. For Russia, energy supplies are as important to keeping a hold on Ukraine and the other former countries of the Soviet ...
Mexico's Pemex says natural gas imports could end by 2017
Reuters - 9/12/2012 9:17:22 PM
Mexico's natural gas imports have been rising, reaching 790 million cubic feet last year. They are expected to hit 934 million cubic feet this year. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), Mexico boasts the world's fourth-largest ...
Is US Producing More Natural Gas Than Any Country in The World?
NewsBlaze - 2/14/2012 11:54:33 PM
Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert F. Cekuta today said the United States produced more natural gas than any country in the world in 2010; more than all the countries of the Middle East combined. In his remarks at the 2nd U.S.-Indonesia Energy Investment ...
Report: Water Shortages Crimp China Shale Gas Plan
ABC News - 9/2/2014 10:38:14 AM
complicating plans by the energy-hungry country to tap the natural gas, according to a U.S.-based research group. The World Resources Institute said China has the world's largest reserves of natural gas trapped in deep shale rock but most of it is in arid ...
Natural Gas's Danger Signs
Washington Post - 10/6/2005 11:59:34 PM
U.S. natural gas prices are among the highest in the world. Though the United States imports some natural gas ... About 17 percent of the country's electricity is generated by natural gas, according to government data. Natural gas accounts for about ...
Report says water shortages complicate China's plans to tap enormous shale gas reserves
FOX News - 9/2/2014 12:32:46 PM
complicating plans by the energy-hungry country to tap the natural gas. The World Resources Institute says China has the world's largest reserves of natural gas trapped in deep shale rock. Commonly known as fracking, shale gas mining requires pumping large ...
China has more shale gas than any other country. But getting it out of the ground could be disastrous
Quartz - 9/2/2014 6:45:00 PM
The Middle Kingdom is thought to have the world’s largest ... of shale gas—nearly twice what the US claims. This is exciting news for a country that consumes more energy than any other nation on the planet—and whose natural gas consumption is ...
Japan Became First Country in the World to Extract Natural Gas from Methane Hydrate
Jagran Josh - 3/13/2013 4:34:07 AM
With this, Japan became the first country to do so in the world. A Japan official from Economy, Trade and Industry Ministry announced that this was the first offshore experiment of producing natural gas from methane ... Japan as of now imports all the ...