|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 - 5/19/2013 7:25:12 AM
But once a reliable supply of natural gas becomes available, the entire Israeli economy can ... For instance, some 50% of the vehicle fleet moved to natural gas as a fuel source within seven years. Once factories realize that they can cut their energy ...
Peru upbeat about boosting natural gas exports
United Press International - 5/13/2013 7:35:18 PM
The country's natural gas sector is expected to benefit from strong ... The Camisea fields near the Urubamba River in central Peru contain most of Peru's gas reserves -- 89 percent of proven reserves, 95 percent of the current production volume ...
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 ...
Sweet gas field discovered in west Iran: Qalebani
Presstv - 5/8/2013 4:42:16 PM
Iran ranks the third globally in terms of oil reserves while having the world's second-largest natural ... gas field to be discovered at an altitude of 1,000 meters. He described the discovery of this gas field as a great achievement in the country ...
US eases natural gas glut with second export terminal (+video)
The Christian Science Monitor - 5/18/2013 3:25:59 PM
It's a shift in policy that opens up America's newfound – and vast – natural gas resources to world markets. Advocates say they will improve the US trade balance and provide a boost for the natural gas industry, creating more jobs.
Fitch: Positive Growth Prospects for Peruvian Natural Gas
Reuters - 5/10/2013 4:39:54 PM
Energy demand is expected to keep pace with the country's economic growth ... majority of Peru's NG reserves -- 89% of proven reserves, 95% of the current production volume and 98% of natural gas liquids reserves. A disruption in production ...
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.
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 ... is increasing and as long as it is extracted ...
Boone Pickens on Gas Exports: 'Move It Out and Sell It'
CNBC - 5/15/2013 3:08:04 PM
"The producers have gone out and drilled for the natural gas ... reserves. The U.S. would be "absolute fools" not to exploit the opportunity, he added. "It's unbelievable," Pickens said. "We have been on the back of cheap energy in the United States. Any ...
UK Shale Gas Revolution: Environmental Benefits Are Clear
International Business Times - 5/10/2013 12:22:12 PM
If Britain successfully taps into its shale gas reserves it will revolutionise the industry because the UK will become less reliant on oil and coal, say business leaders. Share article Speaking at a roundtable debate on shale gas in London, company chiefs ...
Group finds signs of another gas field off Israeli coast
Reuters - 5/16/2013 10:49:11 AM
JERUSALEM, May 16 (Reuters) - A U.S.-Israeli group drilling in the eastern Mediterranean has discovered positive signs of another natural gas field off Israel's coast, potentially boosting the country's reserves as it drafts its export policy.
KOC to join shale gas exploration, says report
Arab Times - 5/20/2013 6:05:16 AM
KUWAIT CITY, May 19: Kuwait has announced it is conducting studies into the viability of extracting shale gas from recently identified reserves, although any commercial operation will likely be many years off. Despite its extensive natural gas ...
Range Resources Corp. (RRC): Why Nat Gas?
INSIDER MONKEY - 5/15/2013 5:24:05 PM
Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC) has been able to achieve double digit increases in both production and proven reserves every year for the last 6 years while remaining one of the most effective cost control operators. Increased use of Natural Gas has ...
Polish Shale Gas Hopes Hit Major Roadblock
OilPrice - 5/20/2013 11:01:45 PM
Both Canada’s Talisman Energy and U.S. Marathon announced that they are abandoning their Polish operations, with Marathon noting that the company’s decision was based on "unsuccessful attempts to find commercial levels of hydrocarbons." Talisman?