|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
Natural-gas exports: A debate over values, not numbers
The Jerusalem Post - 5/18/2013 8:12:19 PM
And while President Shimon Peres promised the world at the 2009 UN Copenhagen climate summit that Israel would soon reduce greenhouse gases by 20 percent, emissions since then actually have steadily increased. Natural gas could dramatically transform both ...
Algeria Energy Profile: Important Provider Of Natural Gas To Europe – Analysis
Eurasia Review - 5/21/2013 2:39:29 PM
In recent years, crude oil production has been stagnant, while natural gas production has gradually declined, because new production and infrastructure ... is planned to transport natural gas to Italy via a pipeline with a subsea section.
UPDATE 1-Turkmenistan has high hopes as giant gas field nears output
Reuters - 5/22/2013 3:14:05 PM
PARIS/ASHGABAT, May 22 (Reuters) - Turkmenistan plans to begin production at Galkynysh, the world's second-largest gas field, by June 30, which will allow it boost exports to Asia and help Europe lessen its dependence on Russian gas ...
Oil & gas reserves add to existing tensions between Israel & Lebanon
Channel NewsAsia - 5/17/2013 5:18:43 AM
In April, natural gas from the Israeli Tamar reserve began to flow from an offshore rig in the Mediterranean Sea into Israel, giving the country the chance to hone its energy security and freedom. Yosef Paritzky, former minister of national infrastructure ...
Peru upbeat about boosting natural gas exports
United Press International - 5/13/2013 7:35:18 PM
Peru is a net oil importer and natural ... proven reserves, 95 percent of the current production volume and 98 percent of natural gas liquids reserves. Fitch warns any disruption in production would "affect the entire production chain and the ...
US eases natural gas glut with second export terminal (+video)
The Christian Science Monitor - 5/18/2013 7:43:41 PM
It's a shift in policy that opens up America's newfound – and vast – natural gas resources to world markets ... interest to export at least some of the country's vast natural gas reserves. The question now is how quickly the administration ...
Iran to increase gas production by 100 mcm per day: Official
Presstv - 5/12/2013 7:12:01 AM
Iran, which sits on the ... natural gas reserves after Russia, is making efforts to up its gas production by increasing foreign and domestic investments, especially in South Pars Gas Field." A senior Iranian oil industry official says the country’s ...
President: Turkmenistan to intensify diversification of gas supplies to world markets
Trend News Agency - 5/21/2013 6:50:01 PM
At present, Turkmenistan is operating to diversify its natural gas supplies to the world markets as being one of the most important priorities of the energy policy of the country, Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov told the participants at the ...
Fitch: Positive Growth Prospects for Peruvian Natural Gas
Reuters - 5/10/2013 4:39:54 PM
Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Peruvian Natural ... reserves -- 89% of proven reserves, 95% of the current production volume and 98% of natural gas liquids reserves. A disruption in production would affect the entire production chain and the ...
Iran's Gas Refining Capacity to Hit 1bcm by 2016
english.farsnews.com - 5/15/2013 1:20:42 PM
"The country ... sits on the world's second largest natural gas reserves after Russia, has been trying to enhance its gas production by increasing investments in the energy sector. The Islamic Republic has 137.6 billion barrels of proven oil reserves ...
U.S. senators hear mixed assessment of shale
United Press International - 5/22/2013 11:53:39 AM
WASHINGTON, May 22 (UPI) -- Maintaining a flat level of natural gas production from U.S. shale deposits is an elusive prospect, an energy policy director told U.S. lawmakers. The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee heard testimony on ...
New Market Research Report: Qatar Oil & Gas Report Q2 2013
SBWire - 5/15/2013 7:04:18 PM
... world's third-largest proven gas reserves, which are concentrated in the offshore North Field. The country's robust efforts to commercialise these deposits have resulted in Qatar becoming the world's largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter.
Peretz slams gas export recommendations
The Jerusalem Post - 5/21/2013 11:14:53 PM
Environmental Protection Minister Amir Peretz on Tuesday slammed the recommendations of the Zemach Committee which call for allocating up to 50 percent of the country’s natural gas ... s reserves make up only 0.3 percent of those in the entire world ...
Changing the oil game – Shale gas
Hill Post - 5/18/2013 11:51:14 AM
Shale gas is fast transforming the world’s energy industry. It is cheap, abundant and has the ability to burn cleaner than fossil fuels and has increasingly become an important source of natural gas in several countries including the United States, China ...
Boone Pickens on Gas Exports: 'Move It Out and Sell It'
CNBC - 5/15/2013 3:08:04 PM
The Obama administration's plan to expand exports of natural gas makes sense, and the price for the commodity shouldn't be kept artificially low, T. Boone ... Pickens pointed out that the U.S. enjoys the lowest energy prices in the world, with oil ...