|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
Falling Chinese Coal Consumption and Output Undermine Global Market
Wall Street Journal - 2/27/2015 8:25:52 AM
The world’s largest coal producer ... show China used 5.9% more crude oil and 8.6% more natural gas in 2014. Coal output last year fell 2.5% to 3.87 billion metric tons from a year ago, while coal consumption fell 2.9%, according to the National Bureau ...
Ukraine struggles to keep natural gas flowing from Russia
The Christian Science Monitor - 2/27/2015 9:18:58 PM
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said Friday that Moscow would continue deliveries to Europe even in the event of a cut-off to Ukraine, but could not guarantee that Kiev would not illegally siphon off gas for its own consumption. "If there are no ...
Natural Gas Inventory Exceeds Five-Year Average for First Time Since November 2013
The Energy Collective - 2/27/2015 1:12:12 PM
Above-average temperatures experienced in the western half of the United States so far this winter have helped to offset the effects of colder weather in other parts of the country, dampening overall natural gas consumption. According to data from Bentek ...
Russia and Ukraine Move Toward Resolution of Feud Over Natural Gas Payments
New York Times - 2/27/2015 10:59:11 PM
Ukrainian officials say they want to supply natural gas to rebel areas from pipelines inside the country, rather than directly from Russia, and that they did not intentionally cut supplies but that pipelines were damaged during fighting. In eastern Ukraine ...
Shale Gas and Tight Oil Are Commercially Produced in Just Four Countries
Al-Jazeerah - 2/21/2015 3:39:30 AM
Republished to clarify China and Argentina's production of shale gas and tight oil, respectively. The United States, Canada, China, and Argentina are currently the only four countries in the world that are producing commercial volumes of either natural gas ...
Cash-strapped Ukraine struggles to keep Russia gas supplies
Denver Post - 2/27/2015 1:59:20 AM
Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said Friday that Moscow would continue gas deliveries to Europe even in the event of a cutoff to Ukraine, but that it could not guarantee Kiev would not illegally siphon off gas for its own consumption. "If there are ...
Speaker to focus on liquefied natural gas
The Daily Sentinel - 2/27/2015 6:02:42 AM
which they believe is key to sales of Piceance Basin natural gas to other countries in the world, particularly on the Pacific Rim. Neverovic tonight is expected to tout Lithuania’s newest cog in the global liquefied natural gas network, an import ...
Netherland's Influence on European Natural Gas Prices
Economy Watch - 2/27/2015 1:40:50 PM
Natural gas prices in Europe continue to climb ... this in turn is expected to severely affect the economy and will force it to import gas by 2025. This could benefit countries like Saudi Arabia perhaps even America. Though experts predict that this ...
This time around, Russia-Ukraine gas feud is mostly hot air
Channel News Asia - 2/26/2015 5:52:34 PM
KIEV: The rhetoric is as melodramatic as ever, but this time around Russia's threat to cut off Ukraine's natural ... EU's gas needs, half of that via Ukraine. He accused Kiev of threatening to cut off gas to separatist regions in the east of the country ...
Europe's gas power play against Russia coming to a head
CNN Money - 2/27/2015 9:51:46 AM
Gazprom is the world's largest natural gas producer and ... Europe is dependent on Russia's gas. Europe's gas dependency on Russia has complicated the conflict between Moscow and the West -- some countries have been reluctant to push for tough economic ...
World natural gas consumption growth below average
SteelGuru - 6/20/2012 3:15:53 AM
The BP report said natural gas prices in Europe and Asia including spot markets and those indexed to oil increased broadly in line with oil prices, although movements within the year varied widely. The report said that consumption in OECD countries fell by ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
With oil consumption in many ... which accounts for about 17 percent of the world’s total proved reserves, according to the EIA. The country’s natural gas sector has taken a substantial hit in recent years (though not quite as significant as crude ...
More Oil Drilling? Let's Cut Consumption Instead
The Huffington Post - 2/27/2015 9:08:49 AM
What got lost in the hue and cry, however, is a broader question: With oil prices at record lows and the United States the world's top oil producer ... can take toward halving oil consumption, UCS says, is to double the fuel efficiency of cars and light ...
Ukraine sends $15 million for gas, says Russian energy minister
Reuters - 2/27/2015 8:11:33 AM
Novak told reporters that Russia's Gazprom had been told the money was on its way but the natural gas producer had ... that Ukraine only had enough pre-paid gas to last a couple of days. Ukraine is a transit country for around 40 percent of Russian gas ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
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