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, 2014See also: Natural gas - imports map
World Bank pledges $700m for Ghana gas project
Ghana Web - 7/31/2015 6:23:29 PM
The World Bank’s Board ... guarantees for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project - a transformational project that will help address the country’s serious energy shortages by developing new sources of clean and affordable natural gas for domestic power generation.
World Bank Approves Largest Ever Guarantees for Ghana’s Energy Transformation
The World Bank - 7/29/2015 11:55:08 PM
WASHINGTON, July 30 2015 – The World Bank ... for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project - a transformational project that will help address the country’s serious energy shortages by developing new sources of clean and affordable natural gas for domestic ...
Solution to most world problems below our feet
The News-Press - 7/29/2015 3:12:35 PM
... as soon as possible to give individual countries their energy independence and solve many of the world’s problems. Every country has natural gas that is ready to be used instead of gasoline and diesel; they just need to look below their feet to find it.
Sussing out the ceilings over Russian gas prices
blogs.platts.com - 7/31/2015 11:06:50 AM
In this month’s selection from Platts Energy Economist, Managing Editor Ross McCracken explains what is currently contributing to Russia’s slipping grip on the European natural ... in some countries. In 2010, Poland had 1.1 Bcm/year gas import ...
Warning signal: Existing infrastructure may not sustain gas imports
The Express Tribune - 7/29/2015 12:46:26 AM
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan may not be able to import gas from ... and incompetence of the gas companies for which the country and people are paying the price.” Saying that LNG and Iranian gas were costly than locally produced natural gas, he suggested that ...
Turkey: No electricity, gas prices hike in August
Turkish Weekly - 8/2/2015 10:00:02 AM
Turkey subsidizes the price of natural gas, which is widely used for heating during the winter in the country. The energy-hungry country strives to diversify its gas imports to avoid too much of a dependence on any single source country like Russia ...
South Korea’s energy imports rise nearly 8% in Q2 of 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 7/31/2015 5:01:46 AM
“Demand pushed up the import volume, but the country paid much less thanks to low international crude oil, coal and natural gas prices,” the KCS said. In terms of value, energy products made up 20.3 percent of the country’s total imports during the ...
Natural gas usage threatening coal industry
Herald Standard - 7/31/2015 1:55:39 AM
A drilling boom that started in 2008 has boosted U.S. natural gas production by 30 percent and made the United States the world’s biggest combined producer ... In the region operates some of the country’s largest producers in their respective industries.
World Bank projects oil, gas prices to remain weak
The Guardian - Nigeria - 7/29/2015 12:17:48 AM
The report obtained by The Guardian showed that natural gas prices are projected to decline across all three main markets, United States (US), Europe, and Asia, and coal prices would fall by17 per cent this year. Excluding energy, the World Bank reports ...
World Bank approves 700 million dollars to support Ghana's Energy Sector
Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - 7/31/2015 8:43:40 AM
The World Bank has approved ... guarantees for Ghana’s Sankofa Gas Project. The transformational project will help address the country’s serious energy shortages by developing new sources of clean and affordable natural gas for domestic power generation.
The Only way ahead for Greece and other Third World Countries
Lankaweb - 8/2/2015 2:03:25 PM
The IMF has also failed in this regard for the Third World countries ... Coop Crayon died a natural demise. It brought about self sufficiency, employment and incomes to hundreds. It also saved foreign exchange by obviating imports.
Trouble For Iran's Natural Gas Pipelines
Energy and Capital - 7/29/2015 12:13:38 PM
Iran is Turkey's second-largest natural gas ... will only set the country's oil and gas markets back, possibly leaving them without customers for their huge supplies. To continue reading... Trillions will be spent to secure the world's energy supply ...
How the US energy boom shapes the world
The Christian Science Monitor - 7/30/2015 11:53:57 PM
Washington — The US has long used its economic prowess and military force to exert influence around the world. Now, a growing chorus of lawmakers, analysts, and industry insiders are pointing to another potential tool in the country’s foreign-policy ...
A Reality Check For U.S. Natural Gas Ambitions
Yahoo Finance - 7/31/2015 3:46:00 PM
For now at least, the U.S. is producing less natural gas because shale gas is stalled and conventional gas production is in terminal decline at 10% per year. The country is consuming ... Figure 6. World LNG estimated June 2015 landed prices.
Atuabo Gas Plant Costing Ghana US$219 million Yearly from Underutilisation
Modern Ghana - 8/1/2015 11:01:29 PM
This is not a common practice because gas plants all over the world almost ... developing countries for energy generation to the chagrin of Environmentalists, Ghana does not need to import coal from South Africa to generate electricity. Natural gas can ...