|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
U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/6/2014 11:22:54 PM
Ukraine would freeze without Russian gas, and its flow has been a considerable source of wealth and corruption in both countries. But Russia is also obligated by contract to provide natural gas to Western Europe, and Moscow remains highly ...
Boehner’s plan to save Ukraine: It’s full of gas
Washington Post - 3/7/2014 8:15:35 PM
John Boehner thinks the United States can help Ukraine by approving more gas export terminals. Is he right? “The ability to turn the tables and put the Russian leader in check lies right beneath our feet, in the form of vast supplies of natural energy ...
How A Fight Over Natural Resources Is Quietly Driving The World’s Response To Ukraine
Think Progress - 3/6/2014 1:21:36 PM
On Thursday, the fast-moving crisis in Ukraine took another surprising turn as the de facto authorities of Crimea, the semi-autonomous Ukrainian republic that is currently occupied by Russian forces, voted to become part of Russia. Members of ...
Russian-Ukrainian standoff: lessons for European gas supply security
GroundReport - 3/7/2014 12:23:09 PM
Recent developments of Russian-Ukrainian conflict that entered a ‘hot phase’ with the tensions over Crimean Peninsula clearly demonstrates for Europe that dominant position of one gas supplier in the region may be used as a powerful tool in geopolitics.
Central Europe countries appeal for US gas
Financial Times - 3/8/2014 2:34:59 AM
In the US new drilling techniques have enabled a boom in oil and gas production from shale rock formations, helping the country to surpass Russia to become the world’s biggest natural gas producer. Energy security is not only a day-to-day issue for ...
Research and Markets: India Natural Gas Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019
Yahoo Finance - 3/7/2014 5:38:07 PM
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/s6dnjv/india_natural_gas) has announced the addition of the "India Natural Gas Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019" report to their offering. The Indian natural gas market is ...
In Ukraine Crisis, Russia's Natural Gas Tactics Could Backfire
Forbes - 3/5/2014 6:09:07 PM
Russia could conceivably use natural ... to provide gas to Ukraine at a steep market discount. Ukraine has been getting Gazprom gas for around $268.50 per thousand cubic meters instead of around $420. The goodwill came with a price.
Will more US natural gas to Europe help 'keep Putin in check'? Doubtful.
The Christian Science Monitor - 3/5/2014 11:59:52 PM
America and its European allies could take a tougher diplomatic stance against Russian President Vladimir Putin’s expansionism in Ukraine if Europe could tap US natural gas ... in January would have been about 10 percent higher and prices ...
Europe needs an alternative to Russian natural gas
Washington Post - 3/4/2014 11:53:54 PM
Large stores of natural gas in Central and Eastern Europe, including in Ukraine, can keep energy flowing for quite a while — several months, in Ukraine’s case — if the Russian supply is diminished or cut off, by Mr. Putin or by sanctions. Pipelines ...
U.S. Seeks to Reduce Ukraine’s Reliance on Russia for Natural Gas
cn.nytimes.com - 3/7/2014 3:33:26 AM
The administration’s strategy is to move as aggressively and swiftly as possible to undercut Russian natural gas sales and any moves by Mr. Putin in future years. Although Russia is still the world ... the other former countries of the ...
How to Convert the Country to Natural Gas, by T. Boone Pickens
Businessweek - 4/11/2013 3:41:14 PM
There are about 8 million heavy-duty trucks in the U.S. If you convert them to natural gas, that boosts consumption by about 15 billion to 20 billion cubic feet a day. Right now we do about 70 billion cubic feet a day. So that extra demand ...
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 ...
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 ...
Exxon forecasts natural gas to be world’s second most-used fuel
Financial Times - 12/11/2013 11:59:16 PM
Exxon says that around 2025 gas will become the world’s second most-used fuel on an energy-equivalent basis, behind oil. By 2040, it expects natural gas consumption to rise 65 per cent, but coal use to be no higher than it is today, rising and then ...