|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
U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/7/2014 11:40:12 AM
“We’re engaging from a different position because we’re ... more you owe Gazprom, the more they think they can turn the screws.” But this time, there is a major difference. As recently as 2007, American natural gas supplies were believed ...
Ukraine’s Fight to Fix Economy Is Also a Fight for Legitimacy
New York Times - 3/8/2014 8:43:02 PM
“We understand there is still concern that the authorities not slip back into the former way of ruling.” In the end, he said, “The answer is free, fair and democratic elections.”
Boehner’s plan to save Ukraine: It’s full of gas
Washington Post - 3/6/2014 11:58:41 PM
John Boehner thinks the United States can help Ukraine by approving more gas export terminals. Is he right? “The ability to turn the tables and put the Russian leader in check lies right beneath our feet, in the form of vast supplies of natural energy ...
How A Fight Over Natural Resources Is Quietly Driving The World’s Response To Ukraine
Think Progress - 3/6/2014 1:21:36 PM
Crimea depends on Ukraine for its natural resources. While Crimea has close ties to Russia and is home to both the Russian Black Sea Fleet and many Russian citizens, annexation would be a difficult task on several fronts. Crimea is dependent on ...
In Ukraine Crisis, Russia's Natural Gas Tactics Could Backfire
Forbes - 3/5/2014 6:09:07 PM
Prices have since moderated as the political ... Despite Europe’s desire to reduce dependence on Russian natural gas imports, Russian gas accounted for 34% of European demand last year, up from 26% in 2010, another big year for gas in Europe ...
Central Europe countries appeal for US gas
Financial Times - 3/8/2014 2:34:59 AM
In the US new drilling techniques have enabled a boom in oil and gas production from shale rock formations, helping the country to surpass Russia to become the world’s biggest natural gas producer. Energy security is not only a day-to-day issue for ...
Will more US natural gas to Europe help 'keep Putin in check'? Doubtful.
The Christian Science Monitor - 3/5/2014 11:59:52 PM
To that end, House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio on Thursday urged President Obama to ... Radically boosting exports would raise US natural gas prices, warn critics of the Boehner position. Energy experts, meanwhile, say approving new LNG ...
Research and Markets: India Natural Gas Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019
Yahoo Finance UK and Ireland - 3/7/2014 5:38:07 PM
The demand for natural gas is majorly driven by power generation segment, due to increasing gas based power plants and availability of natural gas to existing plants, which are currently operating below the design capacity. The LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas ...
How to Convert the Country to Natural Gas, by T. Boone Pickens
Businessweek - 4/11/2013 3:41:14 PM
There are about 8 million heavy-duty trucks in the U.S. If you convert them to natural gas, that boosts consumption by about 15 billion to 20 billion cubic feet a day. Right now we do about 70 billion cubic feet a day. So that extra demand ...
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 ...
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 ...
Exxon forecasts natural gas to be world’s second most-used fuel
Financial Times - 12/11/2013 11:59:16 PM
Exxon says that around 2025 gas will become the world’s second most-used fuel on an energy-equivalent basis, behind oil. By 2040, it expects natural gas consumption to rise 65 per cent, but coal use to be no higher than it is today, rising and then ...
The Case for LNG Exports: An Escalating Global Demand for Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 9/24/2013 10:04:11 PM
Not surprisingly, this consumption growth is expected to be led by Asia and Africa. What this means Breaking down these numbers on to a consumption-per-day basis would mean that the world ... countries: Not surprisingly, China leads the pack for natural ...
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. A Japan official from Economy, Trade and Industry Ministry announced that this was the first offshore experiment of producing natural gas ... is equal to the gas consumption of Japan in ...