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, 2012See also: Natural gas - production map
Natural Gas Production Falls Short in China
Sinosphere - 8/22/2014 5:00:31 AM
That has left the country relying on alternative methods considered also-rans by American standards, like pumping natural gas from coal ... China has 13 percent of the world’s coal reserves but 47 percent of the world’s production.
Fall in Turkish natural gas imports
worldbulletin.net - 8/22/2014 6:04:57 AM
The report also revealed that Turkey’s natural gas production dropped by 15 percent in 2013, totaling 537 million cubic meters. More than half of Turkey’s natural gas production took place in the north-western province Tekirdag. Natural gas production ...
Unable to follow US, China's effort to produce natural gas falls far short
Economic Times - 8/22/2014 9:54:01 AM
the world's largest producer of carbon dioxide by a wide margin. But China's ability to extract sufficient natural gas is in serious doubt. Despite heavy investment and strong government support, China's natural gas production is growing at a slower pace ...
Coal gas boom in China holds climate change risks
Lake Wylie Pilot - 8/22/2014 10:15:29 AM
However, the plants will also release vast amounts of heat-trapping carbon dioxide, even as the world struggles ... energy production far away from cities while also turning the country's vast coal reserves into more valuable natural gas.
Report: Natural Gas to See Biggest Gains in Coal Country
US News and World Report - 8/15/2014 6:16:14 PM
On average, generation of electricity from natural gas will increase by 1.5 percent a year, the EIA predicted. Meanwhile, the production of natural gas, fueled by a mining boom in the Midwest, will rise by 56 percent from 2012 to 2040. [READ: Regulate ...
Is US Producing More Natural Gas Than Any Country in The World?
NewsBlaze - 2/14/2012 11:54:33 PM
Mr. Cekuta He cites that during the last decade, production of unconventional natural ... gas is a vital source of energy in most of the countries in the industrialized world. While the use of natural gas is not new however, it is only recently that ...
Ukraine faces difficult winter without Russian gas: PM
The Baltimore Sun - 8/22/2014 3:51:56 PM
Months of fighting between government forces and separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine has forced coal mines to cut production or close entirely, imperilling the country's electricity market. Meanwhile Russia, which supplied about half of the gas Ukraine ...
The 17 Countries Sitting On The Most Valuable Energy Reserves
The Business Insider - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Natural gas production is increasing in the country, but coal remains China’s primary ... Saudi Arabia has nearly one fifth of the world’s proven oil reserves, in addition to being the largest producer and exporter of petroleum. Its largest oil field ...
Fracking puts U.S. first in shale gas production
USA Today - 10/23/2013 11:31:29 PM
The United States, followed by Canada, leads the world in producing natural gas ... Total annual average dry natural gas production by country in 2012: Many environmentalists oppose fracking, because it can use a lot of water in parched areas, create ...
US surpasses Russia as world's top oil and natural gas producer
theguardian.com - 10/5/2013 1:19:55 AM
overtaking Russia and Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil and natural gas producer. New estimates released on Friday by the Energy Information Administration showed America pulling ahead of both countries in oil and natural gas production for 2013.
Globally, countries are burning off more natural gas
Globe and Mail - 9/5/2013 10:52:22 AM
It said Russia was the world’s top flaring country, followed by Nigeria ... to new discoveries in shale oil and gas production. North Dakota’s Bakken shale fields are flaring nearly a third of natural gas drilled, according to a study released last ...
Top 10 oil and gas producing countries in 2012
Mining - 6/14/2013 10:46:25 PM
World oil production ... countries with only about 11 years before they exhaust their current proved oil reserves (Figure 2). With an output of 681 billion cubic metres in 2012 (+5% to 2011), the US sits on top of the list of the 10 largest gas producers.
Infographic: Fracking Imports and Exports in Europe — Natural Gas Reserves, Production, and Consumption by Country
Circle of Blue - 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 ...
World Bank Urges Oil Producers to Reduce Gas Flaring, Increase Gas Utilization for Development
The World Bank - 10/24/2012 4:24:11 PM
LONDON, October 24, 2012 - The World Bank-led Global Gas Flaring Reduction (GGFR) partnership today called on oil producers, both countries and companies, to reduce flaring of natural gas associated with oil production by 30% by 2017. This would reduce ...
U.S., Canada Lead World in Shale Gas Production
Oil Price - 10/29/2013 12:29:59 AM
In a 23 October report entitled “North America leads the world in production of shale gas” the ... although the volumes contribute less than 1 percent of the total natural gas production in that country. In comparison, shale gas as a share of total ...