Definition: This entry is the total natural gas produced 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, 2014See also: Natural gas - production map
US continues to distance itself as the world leader of natural gas
blogs.platts.com - 10/2/2015 12:00:58 PM
As for countries, those that are part of OPEC face production quotas that are set by reserve ... consuming 759.4 Bcm of natural gas in 2014. A list of the world’s largest consumers, along with how much they grew between 2013 and 2014 can be found in ...
Iran: a new natural gas supplier for Europe?
Financial Times - 10/5/2015 12:33:12 PM
Iran has the biggest gas reserves in the world. Despite this rich natural endowment, the country has not yet translated potential into reality. Paradoxically, its natural gas production continues to be barely sufficient to satisfy its own domestic consumption.
Why lifting oil export ban can help U.S. foreign policy
Reuters - 10/7/2015 7:44:30 AM
The result has been a shift away from some traditional energy-producing countries — such as Russia ... More important, exporting U.S. oil and natural gas increases diversification within world energy production. Though energy security concerns can ...
ExxonMobil focusing on sustainable production in Argentinian shale
Platts - 10/8/2015 5:15:58 PM
ExxonMobil is taking a comprehensive approach toward the exploration and development of its assets in Vaca Muerta, with the aim of achieving sustainable production growth from Argentina's biggest shale play, the company's country manager said late Wednesday.
The Shale Shock: How the World has Changed
Heartlander Magazine - 10/3/2015 5:33:14 AM
Although few yet understand it, the revolution in the production of oil and natural gas from shale ... in four decades, the world market price for petroleum is determined by competition. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) can no ...
Iran Aims to Boost Oil Output by 2 Million Barrels
businessweekme.com - 10/1/2015 10:43:25 AM
Oil production is now about 2.8 million barrels a day, data compiled by Bloomberg show. Iran has the world’s largest gas reserves ... Talks have been renewed with European Union countries to supply them with natural gas via pipeline and liquefied natural ...
Why it's better for a country to have skilled people than oil
Spectrum - 10/8/2015 9:26:31 PM
The simplest kind of country, it seems to me, is one with just an army and a bunch of natural resources ... the country with the world's largest oil reserves, might be the worst of all. The U.S. is lucky that oil and gas are not yet a big enough part ...
Genset shift to gas forecast
Cogeneration & On-Site Power Production - 10/7/2015 2:39:41 PM
Engine-based gensets are among the fastest-selling, least expensive distributed generation technologies in the world ... toward cleaner-burning natural gas systems over their diesel counterparts. In the short term, though, countries with strong economic ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
These are the 10 countries that have the highest proved reserves of natural gas as of the end of 2013, according to U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) data. As a caveat, I’ve included the production ... its vast natural gas reserves ...
First Gas Flows From New Offshore Platform at Philippines' Malampaya Field
Rigzone - 10/6/2015 2:02:05 AM
Shell Philippines announced Monday that the Malampaya natural gas field off the coast of Palawan Island will continue to power a third of homes and businesses in the Philippines, thanks to a new offshore platform that is the country’s first to be ...
No Ordinary Time’ Gives Gas Growing Role
oilandgasinvestor.com - 10/6/2015 10:58:57 AM
U.S. natural gas production ... business for the turnaround in gas production and said it occurred “through constructive government engagement” with the private sector. “We have the most-developed gas market in the world today” as a result, he ...
Oil-Producing Solar Farm Nears Construction Start by Glasspoint
investorintel.com - 10/7/2015 3:51:16 PM
October 7, 2015 (Source: Bloomberg) — GlassPoint Solar Inc will begin work on one of the world’s largest solar park this month ... will largely be run on the sun’s energy by day and natural gas at night. Solar-powered steam is 10 percent cheaper ...
GNPC urges West African countries to focus on economic diversification
Ghana News Agency - 10/8/2015 11:32:23 AM
Accra, Oct 7, GNA – The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has urged West African countries to focus ... 2014 Statistical Review of World Energy, June 2015 Report, he said Africa was endowed with a huge natural gas resource base and that the ...
Nigeria’s gas production declined by 4.2 billion cubic metres in 2013
Businessday - 10/1/2014 8:45:06 AM
In 2013, Nigeria’s natural gas production levels dropped by 9.8 percent or 4.2 billion cubic metres ... the world, according to the United States Energy Information Administration (EIA). In the ranking of world proven natural gas reserves by country ...
SolarCity says the panels it will make here are world’s most efficient
Buffalo News - 10/2/2015 9:09:10 AM
“It’s a world record for a rooftop panel ... solar energy systems in many parts of the country will struggle to compete with the cost of electricity produced by conventional sources, such as natural gas. By combining high-efficiency panels with ...