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
Net imports of natural gas fall
Energy Global - 5/22/2015 12:15:32 PM
Net imports of natural gas have varied significantly around the country. New production from shale and other tight resources has helped to displace imports in some regions. The EIA’s most recent analysis of natural gas imports and exports has highlighted ...
Natural Gas Imports Hits Lowest Level in Decades
The Maritime Executive - 5/21/2015 10:15:02 AM
Net imports of natural gas have varied significantly around the country. New production from shale and other tight resources has helped to displace imports in certain regions. EIA's most recent analysis of natural gas imports and exports highlights ...
US gas imports at ‘lowest level since 1987′
Energy Live News - 5/22/2015 8:47:57 AM
Its report also showed the country’s dry natural gas production reached record highs as lower domestic prices helped displace gas imports. It found imports through the pipeline from Canada accounted for nearly 98% of all of the natural gas imports and ...
Uzbekistan’s Unlikely Dream to Supply Europe with Gas
silkroadreporters.com - 5/23/2015 6:02:07 AM
As the European Union in the wake of Russia’s Ukrainian policies desperately searches for alternatives to Gazprom imports, a number of countries ... of natural gas were1.68 trillion cubic meters (tcm), the 19th largest natgas reserves in the world.
An incredible image shows powerful countries buying up much of the world’s land
Washington Post - 5/21/2015 7:44:42 AM
The gray bars indicate “imports ... world population grows, living standards continue to rise, and constraints on water and other natural resources increase. Buying and selling land abroad is what some describe as "virtual trade" -- in a sense, countries ...
China: World’s Largest Energy Consumer and Greenhouse Gas Emitter
Right Side News - 5/22/2015 9:59:32 AM
China became the largest global net importer of petroleum in 2014, surpassing the United States when the country’s net petroleum imports reached 6.1 million ... from a combination of coal, nuclear, natural gas and renewable sources.
Jordan targets energy diversification with bumper investment deals
Arabian Business - 5/23/2015 5:40:39 AM
Jordan has confirmed well over $10bn of investment in a series of deals struck during the World Economic Forum. The investment, which came mainly within the energy sector, should boost the economy of a country ... liquefied natural gas sale and purchase ...
Romania Natural Gas: Country Cuts Imports Of Russian Fuel By 61%
International Business Times - 3/2/2015 3:24:39 PM
Romania is using less natural ... on Russian imports could help Romania avoid the economic consequences of the political battles between Russia and the West that bubbled up this year. Most of Europe’s countries get the majority of their gas from Gazprom ...
Norway overtakes Russia in European gas
The Local - 5/22/2015 9:48:12 PM
The European Union has been pushing member states to reduce their dependency on gas from Russia following the country’s annexation of Crimea and interference in Eastern Ukraine. But the reduction in Russian gas imports ... behind the world’s largest ...
Railroads Take Hit as Crude, Supply Shipments Fall With Oil/Gas Prices
NGI - 5/22/2015 8:29:27 PM
The decline in unconventional oil and natural gas drilling in shale fields across the country has cut into the benefits for ... frack sand and other drilling imports," said President Jim Squires at the end of the first quarter. Norfolk handled about ...
Global warming to change how US forces defend country: President Barack Obama to Coast Guard cadets
Economic Times - 5/21/2015 6:47:26 AM
"Around the world, climate change increases the risk of instability and conflict," he said. "Make no mistake, it will impact how our military defends our country ... Let's expand LNG (liquefied natural gas) as fast as we can to get it into the hands ...
What's Up With Gas Prices? You Ask, We Answer
National Geographic - 5/21/2015 8:44:57 PM
When drivers hit the road for fun this summer, filling up at the gas station will be easier ... and so the country buys refined fuel from the United States. A weak Canadian dollar means those imports don't come cheap, McTeague notes. That, combined with ...
India Brings More Power to The People Than Any Other Country
The Wall Street Journal - 5/21/2015 9:32:05 AM
India has led the world in bringing power to the people, but still leaves the most people in the dark. Those are the unlikely findings in a World Bank report this week on how well countries are ... such as compressed natural gas cylinders.
Norwegian gas just knocked Russia down a peg in Europe
The Business Insider - 5/22/2015 4:11:45 PM
Traditionally, Russia has provided one-third of the natural ... country's gas. The company returned to full capacity in March 2014. For 2014 as a whole, the European Commission said that Russia was still the main EU supplier, although its total share of ...
World Governments Subsidize the Burning of Fossil Fuels to the Tune of $10 Million a Minute
The Nation - 5/21/2015 6:14:38 PM
According to the comprehensive account in The Guardian that broke the story of a new IMF study, $10 million a minute is how much the world’s governments are spending to subsidize the burning of coal, oil, and natural gas. That amounts to $5.3 trillion a ...