|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
Analysis - Iran a decade or more from becoming major gas exporter
Reuters - 12/10/2013 3:03:35 PM
Even if its domestic consumption rises at only the half annual growth rate seen over the past decade, that implies increases of 8-9 bcm every year over the next five years. That would take Iran's gas consumption to around 200 bcm/year in 2018 ...
Iran A Decade Or More From Becoming A Major Gas Exporter
Voice of America - 12/10/2013 4:08:01 PM
Even if its domestic consumption rises at only the half annual growth rate seen over the past decade, that implies increases of 8-9 bcm every year over the next five years. That would take Iran's gas consumption to around 200 bcm/year in 2018, not counting ...
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 ...
3 Ways Natural Gas Can Make You Rich
The Motley Fool - 12/10/2013 2:34:57 PM
Energy lies at the heart of every aspect of our modern world. It's incredibly cheap in the U.S.; most people spend more money on entertainment than electricity or gasoline every month. The fact that it's so cheap, and so prevalent, while also ...
Cold Snap Sent Natural Gas up 4 Percent This Week
ABC News - 12/6/2013 8:30:27 PM
Half of all homes in the U.S. use natural gas as a heating source, making it by far the most popular source of heat in the country. Natural gas in storage fell by 162 billion cubic feet last week, compared with analysts' expectations for a ...
How Best Can We Use Natural Gas? Should We At All?
National Journal - 12/9/2013 10:32:46 AM
How best can the United States use its vast resources of natural gas? Or should we try to wean ourselves off the fuel altogether? The natural-gas boom presents the country with opportunities, challenges, and some hard decisions. Natural gas has ...
How to Convert the Country to Natural Gas, by T. Boone Pickens
Businessweek - 4/11/2013 3:41:14 PM
It starts with getting into the transportation sector. When I started the Pickens Plan in 2008, there were about 200,000 vehicles on natural gas in the world; now there’s about 16 million. That growth’s coming from everywhere but the U.S ...
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 ...
Pakistan to push forward on gas project with Iran
Washington Post - 12/10/2013 8:37:02 AM
ISLAMABAD — Pakistan will push forward with a controversial pipeline to import natural gas from neighboring Iran, Pakistan said Tuesday, a project opposed by the United States. The pipeline will link Iran’s gas fields with energy-starved Pakistan, but ...
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 ...
Report: World Gains From US Natural Gas Abundance
Voice of America - 7/24/2011 11:54:17 PM
... may help ease energy problems in other parts of the world. Just five or six years ago, U.S. demand for natural gas was outpacing supply and countries with large reserves were developing plans to use special container ships to export gas to the United ...
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 ... extraction of natural gas from methane hydrate will therefore help Japan in reducing the pressure on natural resources as well as bringing down the cost of import of fuel.
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
As natural gas production expands, companies ... has the largest shale gas reserves in the world, and the country is eager to get at it. Last month, the Chinese government announced that it will invest $13 billion in oil and natural gas exploration.
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 ...
Exxon: Natural gas soon will overtake coal in global energy use
fuelfix.com - 9/5/2013 8:32:11 PM
Thanks to the advent of hydraulic fracturing, natural gas has a new manifest destiny: By 2040, the commodity used to make electricity will command 25 percent of the world’s energy ... equivalent to the current energy consumption of Russia, India, Africa ...