|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
Natural gas consumption growth below average
MENAFN - 5/18/2013 11:54:14 PM
The BP report said natural gas prices in Europe and Asia - including spot markets ... Russia and Colombia offsetting continued declines in mature provinces such as the UK and Norway, as well as unexpected outages in a number of other countries.
Natural Gas: The Fastest Growing Transportation Fuel In The U.S.
Seeking Alpha - 5/23/2013 8:20:42 PM
According to the U.S. Energy Information Agency's ("EIA") Annual Energy Outlook 2013, natural gas is the fastest growing transportation fuel in the U.S. (click to enlarge) The EIA predicts an average annual growth rate of 11.9 percent from 2011 to 2040.
Natural Gas Rises After Smaller-Than-Forecast Inventory Gain
Businessweek - 5/23/2013 5:21:45 PM
Natural gas futures rose in New York after a smaller-than-forecast U.S. stockpile gain. Gas rose as much as 1.5 percent after the Energy Information Administration said inventories rose 89 billion cubic feet in the week ended May 17 to 2.053 ...
The day we nearly ran out of gas: Reserves were so close to running dry there were just SIX HOURS of supply left
Daily Mail - 5/24/2013 11:29:48 AM
Britain came within just six hours of running out of natural gas in March, it has emerged. A combination of bitterly cold weather and pipeline failures left the energy grid at breaking point, with experts warning that if the cold snap continued ...
Japan Steps Up Interest in Papua New Guinea’s Gas Riches
Wall Street Journal - 5/23/2013 9:36:28 AM
Japan Inc. has raised its bets on Papua New Guinea as an emerging source of natural gas supply. In the latest deal Osaka Gas Co. Ltd. has agreed to pay US$204 million to acquire stakes in natural gas assets in Papua New Guinea owned by Australia ...
Why Are OPEC Countries Abandoning Oil Consumption?
Daily Finance - 5/17/2013 1:43:58 AM
The first thought that comes to mind with OPEC is oil. This collection of countries is responsible for over 40% of all oil production around the world. For many of these countries, oil is far and away the largest source of governmental revenue. In Saudi ...
Natural Gas Generator Set Installations Will Surpass 13 Gigawatts of Capacity by 2018, Forecasts Navigant Research
GNT - 5/24/2013 9:13:48 AM
Natural gas generator sets (NG gensets), which use internal combustion engines for distributed power generation, are among the fastest-selling, least expensive distributed generation technologies in the world. Many ... Natural gas generator sets (NG ...
Towards Transparency in Oil, Gas and Mining
The World Bank Group - 5/24/2013 3:01:34 AM
The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), the global standard for transparency of revenues from natural resources, is holding its 2013 Global Conference in Sydney ... the board by Alfredo Pires, Secretary of State for Natural ...
Gas discoveries give Israel new regional clout -minister
Reuters - 5/22/2013 12:00:49 PM
Once totally dependent on fuel imports, Israel has made the largest gas discoveries in the world over the past decade off its Mediterranean coastline, and is expected to become an exporter by the end of the decade. "Gas gives you much more power ...
On exporting of natural gas,
Herald Tribune - 5/23/2013 5:04:27 AM
This is a major breakthrough in the U ... domestic natural gas instead of foreign oil. Low-priced natural gas is attracting billions of dollars in investment in manufacturing and can create 1 million new jobs in industries such as chemical and ...
Energy Department OKs Second Natural Gas Export Project
US News and World Report - 5/18/2013 5:31:51 AM
The Department of Energy conditionally approved an application to export liquefied natural gas to countries that lack free-trade agreements with the United States Friday, opening up the U.S. to play a larger role in the global energy space. The approval of ...
3 Losers From Natural Gas Exports
Daily Finance - 5/23/2013 12:28:16 PM
Natural gas wannabe exporters scored a huge win last week when the Department of Energy (DoE) gave the green light a second LNG facility for exporting gas to countries that ... at current consumption levels, enough energy to power the U.S ...
Natural-gas exports: A debate over values, not numbers
The Jerusalem Post - 5/18/2013 7:43:41 PM
The discovery of natural gas in the Mediterranean is a development that even the gloomiest environmentalists greet with elation. Israel’s air pollution takes a terrible toll on public health, with high asthma and cancer rates in major cities reflecting ...
Exxon, InterOil in talks over Papua New Guinea gas
Marketwatch - 5/24/2013 10:18:14 AM
"ExxonMobil is in exclusive negotiations with InterOil over the Elk and Antelope developments," an Exxon spokeswoman said by telephone from Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea's capital, Friday. In a statement confirming the talks with Exxon ...
Under New Approval, More Natural Gas Will Be Sent Abroad From Texas
NPR News - 5/16/2013 11:56:36 PM
Today, the federal Department of Energy (DOE) announced approval of a second facility, the Freeport LNG Terminal on Quintana Island, to export natural gas in liquid form to countries not party to free trade agreements with the U.S. That would ...