Definition: This entry is the total natural gas produced 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 - production map
World Oil & Gas Pipe Market
HispanicBusiness.com - 12/3/2013 4:52:06 PM
London (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 World demand to rise 5+% annually through 2017 Worldwide demand for oil and gas pipe is expected to increase over five percent per year, approaching 55 million metric tons in 2017 as higher oil prices and rising ...
Fracking puts U.S. first in shale gas production
USA Today - 10/22/2013 11:54:09 PM
The main reason for the recent U.S. boom in natural gas production -- up more than a third since 2005 -- is the cost-effective combination of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing or fracking. This process typically blasts huge quantities ...
US expected to lead world in oil, natural gas production
Daily Caller - 10/4/2013 8:47:54 PM
The United States is expected to be the world’s largest producer of oil and natural gas next year ... large shale formations across the country. The Energy Information Administration notes that “U.S. petroleum production has increased 7 quadrillion ...
Natural Gas Is Saving Families Money This Winter
North Central Pennsylvania Portal - 12/5/2013 7:48:41 PM
Thanks to hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling, the United States is leading the world in natural gas production, which is providing major energy cost savings for many families who need it most. Indeed, the U.S. natural gas boom has ...
China grapples with natural-gas shortage
Marketwatch - 12/4/2013 4:26:28 AM
In northern China, which is bedeviled by bad air, officials are trying to end large-scale use of coal for heating and power generation. The country’s domestic supply of natural gas cannot meet demand. Last year, the country had 3.1 trillion ...
Boosting Natural Gas Demand
markets.financialcontent.com - 12/4/2013 4:00:49 PM
While things still seem relatively normal, the U.S. is already the world leader in natural gas production; it rose to 2.198 trillion ... And Clean Energy will construct the country’s first fuel station for cargo ships running on natural gas in ...
What's The Difference Between Wet And Dry Natural Gas?
NPR News - 12/5/2013 2:55:12 PM
In order to increase profit, drillers are turning ... break in state history, but the company is still studying the feasibility of the western Pennsylvania site, [...] Using Shell’s potential Beaver County ethane cracker as an entry point, the Wall ...
How to Play the Largest Shale Gas Reserves in the World
The Motley Fool - 12/3/2013 2:07:28 PM
The U.S. has undergone a major energy boom as a result of shale drilling, but it isn't the only nation with expansive shale gas reserves. The U.S. Energy Information Administration estimates that China could be sitting on top of 1,275 trillion ...
US surpasses Russia as world's top oil and natural gas producer
theguardian.com - 10/5/2013 1:19:55 AM
overtaking Russia and Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil and natural gas producer. New estimates released on Friday by the Energy Information Administration showed America pulling ahead of both countries in oil and natural gas production for 2013.
Globally, countries are burning off more natural gas
Globe and Mail - 9/5/2013 10:52:22 AM
The World Bank says there was a two-billion cubic metre (bcm) increase in flared gas in 2011 compared with a year earlier, to 140 bcm from 138, and urged that efforts be ramped up to reduce it. A WorldCNG shuttle bus uses compressed natural gas in Kent ...
U.S. surpasses Russia as world’s top oil and natural gas producer with output at 25 million barrels per day
Raw Story - 10/5/2013 3:10:17 PM
New estimates released on Friday by the Energy Information Administration showed America pulling ahead of both countries in oil and natural gas production for 2013. The rise to the top was fuelled by new drilling techniques, such as horizontal drilling and ...
U.S., Canada Lead World in Shale Gas Production
OilPrice - 10/29/2013 12:29:59 AM
In comparison, shale gas as a share of total natural gas production in 2012 was 39 percent in the United States and 15 percent in Canada ... Given North America’s commanding lead in exploiting shale gas, vast potential opportunities exist, and U.S ...
U.S. Is The World's Largest Producer Of Natural Gas. Here's What That Means
NPR News - 10/17/2013 8:46:48 PM
Natural gas has gotten really cheap in the U.S., but your gas bill isn't much lower than it used to be ... and the use of coal has been declining. 3. New factories are springing up to take advantage of cheap gas. Some industries make stuff ...
Which Countries Win If The World Goes Crazy For Natural Gas?
The Business Insider - 6/5/2011 11:55:08 PM
Perhaps the best hope for the US is if the world goes crazy for natural gas (rather than coal). This chart of the top (potential) producers comes from a new IEA report on the potential for a "Golden Age of Gas" Bear in mind though, that since ...
World coal and natural gas consumption and production
agprofessional.com - 1/2/2013 5:02:51 PM
Although oil remains the world's leading energy source, coal and natural gas continue to grow in significance ... and Development (OECD), including China and India. Consumption in non-OECD countries grew 8 percent in 2011 to 2.63 billion tons of oil ...