|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 - 5/23/2013 11:55:27 PM
Non-OECD countries accounted for all the net increase ... refined products accounted for two-thirds of the growth in global trade last year. World natural gas consumption grew by 2.2 percent. Consumption growth was below average in all regions except ...
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 ...
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Yahoo! Finance - 5/24/2013 11:08:20 AM
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The Country That Could Become a Huge Importer of U.S. Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 5/25/2013 4:07:48 PM
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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 ...
Energy policy is national security issue: Column
USA Today - 5/25/2013 9:55:34 AM
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Energy Dept. to delay more natural gas export decisions
Daily Caller - 5/22/2013 1:33:52 PM
The newly confirmed Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz has announced he will delay the final approval of 20 applications to export liquefied natural gas until he reviews studies on the impact exports would have on domestic natural gas prices. “I want to do ...
Haynesville shale natural gas a 'game changer' for New Orleans region
WWL-TV - 5/22/2013 3:11:06 AM
It's a direct result of what's happening on the opposite end of the state in northwest Louisiana where the most lucrative crop rotations now rotate around a natural ... in the world. "Right now it's producing gas. That's being sold across this country.
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 ...
Tanzania drafts terms to tame the gas boom
Reuters - 5/23/2013 1:18:22 PM
"To develop the capacity of Tanzanians to participate strategically in the natural gas value chain, the government shall ensure companies participating in the natural gas value chain are listed on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange," it said.
INTERVIEW-Gas discoveries give Israel new regional clout -minister
Reuters Group PLC - 5/22/2013 11:32:11 AM
TEL AVIV, May 22 (Reuters) - Israel's newfound natural gas reserves will boost its regional clout and could help it improve ties with neighbouring states in need of new energy sources, Energy Minister Silvan Shalom said. Once totally dependent ...
UPDATE 1-Turkmenistan has high hopes as giant gas field nears output
Reuters Group PLC - 5/22/2013 3:14:05 PM
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First Use of Natural Gas to Power Equipment for Hydraulic Fracturing in Northeastern Pennsylvania
The Wall Street Journal - 5/20/2013 4:35:12 PM
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Increasing natural gas exports the right thing to do
Herald Tribune - 5/22/2013 11:56:38 PM
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