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
Shale Gas - WORLD PANORAMA
Market Watch - 5/25/2015 1:45:02 PM
... called bedrock gas, appears as an alternative to reduce energy imports and increase the income of a country. The International Energy Agency (IEA) forecast an increase in energy requirements by 40 to 50% by 2030. This abundant natural gas resource ...
America steps up exports of natural gas to Europe
Examiner - 5/26/2015 2:45:17 AM
Note to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s country, the United States is poised to ... exports could enable the U.S. to overtake Russia as the world's biggest supplier of natural gas of all kinds, The Telegraph reported. Furthermore, energy exports ...
China's coal production falls by 6 percent as country seeks to cut carbon emissions, clean air
FOX News - 5/27/2015 4:10:00 AM
The National Development and Reform Commission said Tuesday that Chinese imports ... world's biggest emitter of carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas. President Xi Jinping has pledged to stop the growth in carbon dioxide emissions by 2030 and clean up the ...
Government wants to take LNG imports to 1.3 BCFD by end of 2016: Khaqan
Business Recorder - 5/25/2015 11:46:20 PM
Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the government wants to take Liquefied Natural Gas ... country in record time and initiated commodity import. He added that now Pakistan is among 17 countries of the ...
Oklahoma a Top Natural Gas Producer
Tulsa's Channel 8 - 5/28/2015 11:18:19 AM
A new study by the American Petroleum Institute shows Oklahoma would rank among the world's top natural gas producing countries, even surpassing eight of the 12 OPEC countries in total natural gas production. The study released Thursday uses oil and ...
Study shows Oklahoma ranks high in natural gas production
Tulsa World - 5/28/2015 11:32:38 AM
OKLAHOMA CITY — A new study by the American Petroleum Institute shows Oklahoma would rank among the world's top natural gas producing countries, even surpassing eight of the 12 OPEC countries in total natural gas production. The study released Thursday ...
Iran - Natural Gas Production Will Grow
Seeking Alpha - 5/25/2015 9:55:58 AM
the country will replace natural gas with renewable energy, significantly decreasing consumption. Decreasing consumption will leave more room for exports. Natural gas is becoming a more significant part of the world markets. Iran has recently been making a ...
Not a better choice: US pushes for expensive shale gas extraction
The Express Tribune - 5/23/2015 11:55:52 PM
Politics over energy supplies and trade is increasingly influencing relations between nations around the world ... gas pipeline project – a vital and seemingly smooth source of energy supply – and instead opt for expensive liquefied natural gas (LNG ...
China to overtake US crude import volumes by 2017, says ICIS
explorationworld.com - 5/27/2015 7:26:16 PM
Meanwhile, prior years of explosive Chinese demand growth have significantly outpaced the country's own production of both oil and natural gas. This trend is expected to continue in the coming years. According to ICIS, China's average daily imports of ...
Pradhan to attend swearing-in ceremony of Nigeria's new President
Zee News - 5/28/2015 5:37:42 PM
New Delhi: Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan ... Nigeria is an energy rich country. India imports substantial amount of crude oil from Nigeria. ANI
China coal production falls as country seeks carbon emissions cut, clean air
Beacon News - 5/27/2015 4:34:28 PM
The National Development and Reform Commission said Tuesday that Chinese imports ... world’s biggest emitter of carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas. President Xi Jinping has pledged to stop the growth in carbon dioxide emissions by 2030 and clean up the ...
Chinese April LNG imports reach 1.5 mil mt, significant cuts to Qatar volumes
Platts - 5/27/2015 3:41:22 AM
The increased imported LNG volumes in April were also followed by significant increases in pipeline natural gas imports. China imported 2.14 million ... as prices from the country dipped by almost 12% to average $7.30/MMBtu, according to Platts calculations.
Gas price pooling to urea units to take effective from 1 July
Firstpost - 5/26/2015 8:53:21 PM
The order said Department of Fertilisers will determine the total requirement of natural gas and draw plant-wide requirement, which would then be informed to the pool operator, GAIL. The pool operator will tie up imports ... units in the country, of ...
Kahlon Recuses Himself From Decision Making on Natural Gas
JP Updates - 5/27/2015 9:32:07 AM
Netanyahu on Tuesday defended the impending gas arrangement, saying Israel would “not repeat mistakes other countries ... of natural gas, along with 34.1 million barrels of condensate, making it the largest gas deposit found in the world in a decade.
Romania Natural Gas: Country Cuts Imports Of Russian Fuel By 61%
International Business Times - 3/2/2015 3:24:39 PM
Romania is using less natural ... on Russian imports could help Romania avoid the economic consequences of the political battles between Russia and the West that bubbled up this year. Most of Europe’s countries get the majority of their gas from Gazprom ...