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, 2014See also: Natural gas - imports map
Ukraine cuts natural gas imports by 27.2% in 7 months of 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 8/3/2015 5:29:49 PM
KIEV: Ukraine cut natural gas imports January ... 2015 came from Slovakia only. Daily gas shipments from Slovakia to Ukraine as of the morning of August 3 totaled 22.8 mcm. Ukraine does not import gas from any other countries. As reported, on July 1 ...
$700m World Bank Guarantee For Sankofa Gas
Modern Ghana - 8/3/2015 8:54:26 AM
The World Bank recently approved a record investment of $700 million in guarantees for Ghana's Sankofa Gas Project which will help address the country's drastic energy shortfall through the development of new sources of clean and affordable natural gas.
Fire Sale on Stuff That Burns: Oil, Natural Gas, Coal Down
ABC News - 8/4/2015 4:57:01 AM
Countries that import energy, such as the U.S., China ... Relatively mild weather has tempered demand for heating and electric power plants. Around the world, natural gas prices have also fallen because they are often linked to the price of crude and ...
Clean Power Plan: Your State-by-State Greenhouse Gas Emissions
US News and World Report - 8/3/2015 7:45:50 PM
Texas was the country's largest source of greenhouse gas emissions in 2012, according to data compiled by the World Resources Institute ... on how much electricity it generates from coal, oil, natural gas and renewables likes wind, solar and hydropower.
Europe Should Look Beyond Ukraine’s Short-Term Gas Supply
Fair Observer - 8/4/2015 1:36:35 AM
The meeting to discuss the country’s gas supplies and storage capacities comes on the heels of June’s discussions in Vienna, which failed to produce any agreement on natural gas prices ... that it plans to boost gas imports from Europe by 20 million ...
Fact or Fiction?: Natural Gas Will Reduce Global Warming Pollution
Scientific American - 8/4/2015 3:02:29 AM
There is now 1.5 times more potential electricity generation from burning natural gas than from burning coal in the U.S., and coal-fired power plants representing roughly 7 percent of this country's electricity ... power plant. In a world aimed at zero ...
UPDATE 1-Ukraine boosts gas imports from Slovakia
Reuters - 7/21/2015 2:21:49 AM
KIEV, July 21 (Reuters) - Ukraine increased its purchase of natural gas imports from Slovakia by 41 percent on Tuesday ... mismanagement and fighting against pro-Russian rebels in the country's east, officials say Kiev is facing a shortage of money ...
Alpha Natural Resources, a Onetime Coal Giant, Files for Bankruptcy Protecton
New York Times - 8/4/2015 12:25:00 AM
At the same time, China, which consumes 45 percent of the world ... to natural gas, is increasingly turning to renewable energy sources like wind and solar power. Only a decade ago, coal supplied roughly half of the source of power for the country ...
Egypt expects to import 7.79 mln tonnes of LNG this fiscal year
medianet2.com - 8/1/2015 1:57:27 PM
Egypt expects to import 28.6 million tonnes of crude oil, liquefied natural gas (LNG ... which started on July 1. The Arab world’s most populous country, which recently turned from a net energy exporter into an importer, aims to produce about 695,000 ...
Will Natural Gas Industry Support Obama Climate Rules?
Bloomberg - 8/3/2015 3:35:17 PM
the biggest carbon-pollution control effort by the world’s biggest economy that pressures other countries heading into global climate talks in Paris later this year. America's Natural Gas Alliance Executive Vice President Frank Macchiarola responds to ...
Choose Shell Over Greenpeace For Arctic Oil And Natural Gas
Forbes - 8/3/2015 2:49:21 AM
Poor countries (non-OECD) constitute 83% of the world’s population. Simply put, most of the world doesn’t have adequate access to modern energy systems like oil and natural gas. Per person, rich nations consume 1.5 gallons of oil products per day ...
Alpha Natural files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
Tulsa World - 8/3/2015 10:56:07 AM
... Resources Inc., one of the country's biggest coal producers, became the latest in a string of coal companies to seek bankruptcy protection amid an historic shift in the electric power sector brought on by cheap natural gas prices and pollution regulations.
PIRA Energy Group’s Weekly Natural Gas, Power and Coal Market Recap for the Week Ending August 2nd,
University Chronicle - 8/4/2015 2:33:51 AM
In Europe, the notion of treating imports ... s analysis of natural gas market fundamentals has revealed the following: Global LNG Fundamentals Scorecard LNG send out in Europe is not responding to the shortage of gas in storage in many countries, and ...
Natural gas industry's take on Obama climate rules (Video)
The Business Journal - 8/3/2015 5:08:21 PM
President Barack Obama today will issue a sweeping set of regulations to cut U.S. power-plant emissions, the biggest carbon-pollution control effort by the world’s biggest economy that pressures other countries heading into global climate talks in Paris ...
Suez Canal Reopens to Fanfare but Not Shared by All
Inter Press Service - 8/3/2015 11:56:22 PM
CAIRO, Aug 3 2015 (IPS) - Ships at sea around the world will blast their horns on Aug ... the canal’s importance is likely to wane as European Union oil imports from the Middle East fall. As for liquefied natural gas, the existing canal can already ...