|Rank||Country||Natural gas - proved reserves (cubic meters)|
|7||United Arab Emirates||6,453,000,000,000|
|30||Trinidad and Tobago||408,200,000,000|
|43||Papua New Guinea||226,500,000,000|
|57||Congo, Republic of the||90,610,000,000|
|98||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||991,100,000|
|150||Antigua and Barbuda||0|
|152||Bosnia and Herzegovina||0|
|162||Central African Republic||0|
|170||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||0|
|185||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||0|
|186||Saint Kitts and Nevis||0|
|193||Turks and Caicos Islands||0|
|196||Sao Tome and Principe||0|
|198||British Virgin Islands||0|
|199||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||0|
Definition: This entry is the stock of proved reserves of natural gas in cubic meters (cu m). Proved reserves are those quantities of natural gas, which, by analysis of geological and engineering data, can be estimated with a high degree of confidence to be commercially recoverable from a given date forward, from known reservoirs and under current economic conditions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Natural gas - proved reserves map
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
If an increasing public relations campaign on behalf of several of the Supermajors is to be believed, natural gas is the energy source of the near future. With oil consumption in many... If an increasing public relations campaign on behalf of several of ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/13/2014 11:51:58 AM
Its largest oil field, the giant Ghawar field, has more proven oil reserves than all but seven countries. Saudi Arabia also has a massive natural gas reserve, which remains relatively undeveloped. The country has instead focused on oil and, increasingly ...
BRIEF: Iran rejects reports on discovering new gas field
bakken.com - 12/16/2014 10:52:42 PM
Iran’s National Oil Company (NIOC) has rejected reports about discovering huge gas reserves in the country ... 17 percent of the world’s proven natural gas reserve and more than one-third of OPEC’s reserve. The country has a high success rate ...
Diezani Emerges First Female President Of Gas Exporting Countries
Leadership - 12/17/2014 2:05:58 AM
Barely three weeks after her election as the first female president of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC ... s leading producers of natural gas, controls over 70 per cent of the global natural gas reserves, 85 per cent of the ...
30 countries with highest proven oil reserves
Rediff India Abroad - 2/29/2012 11:58:14 PM
And proven oil reserves are those that claim to have a reasonable ... The country has extensive natural resources, including crude oil, natural gas. The country has historically been a member of Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, although ...
China calculates the risks of cranking up shale gas production
worldfinance.com - 12/17/2014 1:40:20 PM
Without the guarantee that fracking will not put the country’s already-stretched fresh water reserves at risk, China will be given little option but to rely on imports and focus instead on the transportation and storage of natural gas.
These 7 Cities Are The New 'Urban Wonders' Of The World
Yahoo Finance - 12/21/2014 3:30:07 PM
The global competition began with more than 1200 nominees from 220 countries. That list was reduced to ... first gained prominence when it began tapping into its expansive natural-gas reserves. Doha’s wealth of natural gas and oil have helped make ...
U.S. Oil and Nat Gas Reserves Up in 2013 Due to Hydraulic Fracturing
Canada Free Press - 12/12/2014 2:40:32 AM
Natural gas proved reserves increased by 31 trillion cubic feet in 2013 ... The oil price decline has shaken OPEC nations and Russia–countries that rely heavily on oil export revenues to fund their government budgets. Oil prices have dropped to the ...
Venezuela Energy Profile: Some Of World’s Largest Oil And Natural Gas Proven Reserves – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 6/24/2014 4:30:17 AM
The vast majority of Venezuela’s proved oil reserves are located in its Orinoco heavy oil belt. Venezuela nationalized its oil industry in the 1970s, creating Petroleos de Venezuela S.A. (PDVSA), the country’s state-run oil and natural gas company.
What if the Shale Gas Revolution Goes Bust?
Investing Daily - 12/19/2014 4:48:15 AM
While industry insiders argue that natural ... of proven reserves. But otherwise, energy diversification is the name of the game for utility investors. In fact, the utilities industry has been burned before by sudden spikes in the price of natural gas.
Natural gas reserves
The Economist online - 6/4/2012 11:58:55 PM
AROUND 45% of the world's recoverable natural-gas reserves are "unconventional ... East hold the largest reserves of conventional gas, available sources of unconventional gas are spread across the world, and can be found in countries that are currently ...
U.S. Oil Reserves Hit 38-Year High
US News and World Report - 12/4/2014 6:06:17 PM
U.S. proved oil and gas reserves have soared in the past five years. Natural gas reserves also saw a sharp spike ... leap by 13.5 trillion cubic feet – the largest increase in the country. [ALSO: Boon or Bust? States, Businesses Take Sides on Clean ...
Gas glut mitigates fracking ban
Buffalo News - 12/21/2014 11:55:22 AM
And shale gas supplies keep growing, even with New York off limits to drillers. Proven natural gas reserves grew by 10 percent last year across the country, with Pennsylvania and West Virginia accounting for 70 percent of the growth, the federal energy ...
Nigeria to expand supply of gas used by its power sector
Spy Ghana - 12/19/2014 6:49:56 AM
Day-to-day issues, such as disruptions to supplies, are adding to the problems, with the result that the country rarely reaches its ... Nigeria has the ninth largest proven natural gas reserves in the world, with around180trn cubic feet (tcf), according ...
U.S. Now World's Leading Natural Gas Producer
The Desert Sun - 9/2/2014 11:35:30 AM
While the U.S. natural gas production leadership position is undisputed, America trails in fifth place in proven natural gas reserves. This may be remedied if, and when, the U.S. is able to export the 90% of "shale potential," that awaits states' and ...