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
U.S. Shale Oil Market and New Shale Gas Countries Reviewed in 2014 Research Reports
Market Watch - 10/21/2014 10:58:52 AM
Currently, North America and Canada are the only major producers of commercially viable natural gas and oil ... of technically recoverable shale gas in the world trillion cubic feet. The world's country's currently imports 705.5 billion cubic metres ...
Analysis: EU Can Cut Natural Gas Imports By Half
Domestic Fuel - 10/21/2014 2:40:46 PM
“Contrary to popular belief, Europe can be energy independent,” said Jennifer Morgan, Director of the Climate and Energy Program at World Resources Institute. “This analysis shows that the EU can cut natural gas imports in half without raising costs ...
Tougher Greenhouse Goals Could Cut EU’s Gas Imports in Half
WRI - 10/20/2014 9:29:59 PM
In recent decades, the EU has become increasingly dependent on natural gas imports, including from volatile countries, which has raised concerns over energy security. The EU imported 66 percent of its supply in 2012, a 21 percent increase from 1990.
Study: EU can cut gas imports and carbon emissions by half
EurActiv.com - 10/20/2014 12:33:06 PM
The European Union can slash natural gas imports from countries such as Russia by half and cut carbon ... an organisation of independent research institutes and civil society groups. The World Resources Institute (WRI) is its secretariat.
EU can cut dependency of natural gas imports in half: Ecofys
Shale Energy Insider - 10/20/2014 2:49:07 PM
Replacing natural gas imports with clean alternatives will enhance Europe’s stability in energy supply, increasing resilience to possible interruption from unstable suppliers. “Contrary to popular belief, Europe can be energy independent,” said ...
Singapore's first liquefied natural gas import terminal began operations in May 2013
Live-PR - 10/20/2014 9:12:40 AM
with strong regional demand growth meaning there is potential for capacity expansion - although investment in countries such as China and Vietnam has led to increasingly fierce competition. Growing gas demand means liquefied natural gas imports are needed ...
Study: EU Can Cut Carbon by Nearly Half
Environmental Leader - 10/21/2014 9:32:58 AM
According to Jennifer Morgan of the World Resources Institute, Europe can be energy independent, and the Ecofys analysis shows that the EU can cut natural gas imports in half without raising costs for consumers. Another report, released by Cambridge ...
EU Commission issues report on resilience of European gas system
Energy Global - 10/20/2014 1:23:13 PM
The report presents the results of a modelling exercise conducted by 38 European countries ... Today, the EU imports 53% of the energy it consumes. Energy dependence relates to crude oil (almost 90%), to natural gas (66%), and to a lesser extent to ...
Israeli firm to sell natural gas to Egypt
The Express Tribune - 10/20/2014 11:00:03 AM
JERUSALEM: An Israeli firm will supply Egypt with natural ... of Egyptian gas to Israel. For more than a decade Israel relied on Egypt for roughly 40 per cent of its gas needs in line with an export accord signed in 2005 by the two countries which are ...
Indonesia LNG Demand to Double by 2020, Eyes Imports to Supply
Ship Bunker - 10/20/2014 12:51:36 AM
Indonesia's state oil and gas company Pertamina predicts that domestic demand for Liquefied Natural ... is the world's fourth biggest LNG exporter, but domestic oil and gas output are declining and attention is shifting to the need for imports and the ...
U.S. Shale Gas Shifting World Trade Markets, Says IMF
NGI - 10/7/2014 7:50:52 PM
Exporters since have shifted their gas products to other locations around the world in response to the United States no longer needing energy imports. The United States also has gained a competitive edge in industrial manufacturing from cheap natural gas ...
Egypt to get natural gas from Israeli firm
Fin24 - 10/20/2014 1:01:44 PM
Jerusalem - An Israeli firm will supply Egypt with natural ... flow of Egyptian gas to Israel. For more than a decade Israel relied on Egypt for roughly 40% of its gas needs in line with an export accord signed in 2005 by the two countries which are ...
Israel to supply natural gas to Egypt
Gulf News - 10/20/2014 1:44:41 PM
Occupied Jerusalem: An Israeli firm will supply Egypt with natural ... Egyptian gas to Israel. For more than a decade Israel relied on Egypt for roughly 40 per cent of its gas needs in line with an export accord signed in 2005 by the two countries which ...
EU Commission: Europe Could Face 5 to 9 bcm Winter Natural Gas Shortfall
The Energy Collective - 10/21/2014 11:48:58 AM
Perhaps the most important and for respective EU member countries costly finding of this report’s underlying scenario analysis is that Europe may be missing between 5 to 9 bcm of natural gas even if the EU as a whole reshuffles its supply mix ...
Germany Oil & Gas Report Q4 2014 - New Market Report
Digital Journal - 10/20/2014 1:23:13 PM
The country will also be ... developments in Germany's oil and gas sector are: - Germany - and the wider EU - has been unable to impose tangible energy sanctions on Russia due to its enduring dependence on imports of natural gas. - Germany will remain ...