|Rank||Country||Natural gas - consumption (cubic meters)|
|11||United Arab Emirates||60,539,998,208|
|31||Trinidad and Tobago||23,320,000,512|
|88||Congo, Republic of the||930,000,000|
|99||Bosnia and Herzegovina||256,900,000|
|105||Papua New Guinea||110,000,000|
|115||Antigua and Barbuda||0|
|125||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||0|
|133||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||0|
|148||Central African Republic||0|
|186||Turks and Caicos Islands||0|
|189||Sao Tome and Principe||0|
|194||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||0|
|195||Saint Kitts and Nevis||0|
|203||British Virgin Islands||0|
|210||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||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, 2014See also: Natural gas - consumption map
Coal Use to Decrease, Replaced by Natural Gas, Renewables in Developed Countries, Report Predicts
The Street - 11/24/2015 2:54:20 PM
The use of coal is projected to decrease in several OECD countries due ... Energy Agency released the World Energy Outlook 2015. The report, which is the Agency's flagship publication, outlines the increasing role of natural gas and renewable energy ...
Ukraine stops buying natural gas from Russia, closes airspace
Globe and Mail - 11/25/2015 10:38:26 PM
Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated Wednesday as Ukraine decided to stop buying Russian natural gas — hoping to rely on supplies from other countries — and closed ... the mild recent weather means that consumption has been below average.
Summit of gas exporting countries opened in Tehran with nine leaders attending
MercoPress - 11/24/2015 2:47:11 PM
A landmark summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF ... in general, and natural gas, in particular, and also to reaffirm their continued support for the objectives of the forum. Iran possesses the world’s largest proven gas reserves, with ...
Coal And Natural Gas Fight It Out For Market Share In Asia
Seeking Alpha - 11/20/2015 10:05:35 AM
With focus on foreign direct investments (NYSE:FDI) , the Indian Power Minister Piyush Goyal said in a World ... the country is still poised to increase its imports of coal. As coal is much cheaper than natural gas and other fossil fuels, its consumption ...
Global Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Developments 2015
prnewswire.com - 11/25/2015 9:26:51 PM
NEW YORK, Nov. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Liquefied Natural ... between the gas-rich and gas-deficit regions -On the demand side, most of the LNG consumption originates from the Asia-Pacific regions Japan consumes about % of the world's total LNG ...
China cuts gas price for industrial users amid energy reforms
Live Mint - 11/18/2015 1:42:43 PM
... s natural gas consumption growth slowed in the first half after experiencing almost double-digit growth in the past decade. The country has been slow to change natural gas prices even as Brent, benchmark for more than half of the world’s crude ...
Vladimir Putin arrives in Tehran to attend Gas Exporting Countries Forum summit
NYSE Post - 11/25/2015 5:56:17 AM
Presided by the Nigerian Minister of Petroleum Resources Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu, the 17th Ordinary Ministerial Meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries ... cubic meters of natural gas are required in order to meet the energy needs of the world by 2040 ...
Rich Countries Don’t Want Coal
Slate - 11/23/2015 10:52:08 AM
Coal, which in the second quarter of 2015 accounted for just 21 percent of the U.K.’s electricity, will be replaced by natural gas and renewables ... of global coal consumption. That percentage is climbing with each passing month. A world in which ...
Ukraine: No more gas from Russia
San Angelo Standard-Times - 11/26/2015 1:23:05 AM
MOSCOW — Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated Wednesday as Ukraine decided to stop buying Russian natural gas — hoping to rely on supplies from other countries — and ... mild recent weather means that consumption has been below average.
Transport Uses 25 Percent of World Energy
The Maritime Executive - 11/19/2015 5:37:45 PM
The Energy Information Administration has released data showing that the transportation of people and goods accounts for about 25 percent of all energy consumption in ... small portions of the world energy mix, with natural gas and electricity each ...
IEA Projects Natural Gas Production to Increase 40 Percent by 2040
tjcnewspaper.com - 11/15/2015 10:04:22 AM
So far this year, China’s coal consumption has likely ... environmental policies” as countries clamp down on carbon emissions to curb global warming, the IEA said. “Renewables to overtake coal as world’s largest power source” is a good example ...
China cuts wholesale natural gas prices for second time this year
Economic Times - 11/18/2015 11:26:42 AM
BEIJING: China will cut wholesale prices of natural gas from Friday ... supplies as a cooling economy has hit gas demand in the world's third-largest consumer, while an inflexible pricing policy also curbed consumption. Benchmark city-gate prices for ...
China Hopes to Fire Up Economy With Cheaper Gas
Wall Street Journal - 11/19/2015 10:28:15 AM
BEIJING—China’s steep cuts to domestic natural gas prices are the latest sign of Beijing’s desire to prop up the country’s economic growth ... be transported by oceangoing tankers around the world. The so-called “Asian premium” led project ...
The scourge of gas flaring!
The Guardian - Nigeria - 11/25/2015 4:59:01 AM
Gas flaring is the burning of natural ... world and is projected to get worse in the years ahead. According to the inter-governmental panel on climate change set up by the United Nations in 1988, climate change is particularly serious for developing countries.
Oil/gas exploration: all stakeholders onboard: Kamal
Business Recorder - 11/25/2015 11:57:11 PM
The government has taken all the stakeholders on-board including federating units and Exploration and Production companies (E&P) to accelerate local oil/gas exploration activities in the country ... consumption increased manifold. He said that 50 percent ...