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
Countries, Oil Companies Will Stop Routine Gas Flaring
Environment News Service - 4/17/2015 12:28:25 PM
WASHINGTON, DC, April 17, 2015 (ENS) – For the first time, chief executives of major oil companies joined today with senior government officials from oil-producing countries ... of global gas flaring. Flaring of natural gas around the world is harming ...
Fueled By Oil And Natural Gas – Now And In The Future
Breaking Energy - 4/17/2015 9:58:05 AM
First, oil and natural gas are and ... net U.S. energy imports in the 2020 to 2030 timeframe.” Both of the above attest to the strength of America’s energy revolution – fueling economic growth and increasing U.S. security in the world – and suggest ...
Oil Firms, Nations Agree to End Gas Flaring
Wall Street Journal - 4/16/2015 11:56:47 PM
WASHINGTON—Twenty-five major oil companies, oil-producing nations and development institutions agreed Friday to end the practice of routine flaring of natural ... that the country flares the most gas associated with oil production in the world.
EU dreams of Iranian gas to break dependence on Moscow
Channel News Asia - 4/19/2015 5:38:01 AM
BRUSSELS: The EU is hoping future gas imports from Iran can break its dependence on Russia ... supply gas to southern Europe via Turkey from fields in Azerbaijan and nearby countries, including Iran. "It's one of our priorities," EU commissioner for ...
Countries, Oil Companies Commit To Zero Flaring By 2030
Leadership - 4/18/2015 1:50:08 AM
Chief executives from major oil companies joined together yesterday with senior government officials from several oil-producing countries ... natural gas produced together with oil is wastefully burned or “flared” at thousands of oil fields around the ...
Countries and Oil Companies Agree to End Routine Gas Flaring
The World Bank - 4/17/2015 1:32:50 PM
Every year, around 140 billion cubic meters of natural gas produced together with oil is wastefully burned or “flared” at thousands of oil fields around the world. This results ... in Paris in December, these countries and companies are demonstrating ...
Oversupply causing oil and natural gas drillers to scale back
POWER SOURCE - 4/15/2015 1:28:03 PM
Oil and natural gas drillers are hitting the brakes on U.S. shale production as prices tumble, but the U.S. remains poised to slash its reliance on energy imports by 2040 ... production in the Marcellus, the country’s largest gas field, has continued ...
Iran gas, EU’s Russia alternative
Press TV - 4/19/2015 5:38:01 AM
The European Union seeks future gas imports from Iran to end dependence on Russian natural gas as prospects for a nuclear ... in the project when international sanctions against the country are removed. "TAP is open to new shareholders, which can add ...
Russia to invest $2 billion to build natural gas pipeline in Pakistan
Times of India - 4/18/2015 2:14:36 PM
"Pakistan and Russia have finalized an LNG pipeline deal in a recent meeting in Moscow and the two countries will sign a government ... Russia is the second-largest producer of natural gas in the world, and is seeking to diversify its export markets ...
More than just supply dynamics: arrival of shale a game changer in the oil industry
Al Bawaba - 4/19/2015 2:27:44 PM
Energy imports and exports ... path of crude oil and natural gas prices, the AEO2015 highlights it could vary substantially, depending on assumptions about the size of the resource and growth in demand, particularly in non-OECD countries, levels of ...
Mills: EIA Projects Continued Volatility In Oil Prices
Wichita Falls Times Record News - 4/19/2015 2:49:12 PM
Natural gas is not expected to be as volatile ... The “High Oil Price” case assumes higher world demand for petroleum products, less upstream investment by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), and higher non-OPEC exploration ...
US energy imports and exports to come into balance
Commodity Online - 4/17/2015 2:30:06 PM
But the new projections by EIA signals U.S. energy imports ... importer of natural gas to a net exporter in 2017. These natural gas exports are mostly sent by pipeline to Mexico or in the form of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to other countries.
U.S. Energy Imports and Exports to Come into Balance for First Time Since 1950s
The Energy Collective - 4/17/2015 11:09:40 AM
Projections in EIA's recently released AEO2015 show that, on an energy content basis, U.S. energy imports ... These natural gas exports are mostly sent by pipeline to Mexico or in the form of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to other countries.
Industry gathers for Shale World UK 2015
Shale Energy Insider - 4/17/2015 4:03:09 PM
Earlier this week, Shale Energy Insider attended the Shale World UK 2015 conference ... is doing and how crucial shale gas will be to its future development. He suggested that shale gas could save £9 billion on gas imports and create up to 70,000 jobs.
Quantifying the oversupply of US natural gas
blogs.platts.com - 4/17/2015 12:57:03 PM
To put this number into perspective, Iran, a country with the second largest natural gas reserves in the world, produces roughly 16 Bcf/d. The Utica basin, underneath part of the Marcellus, began ramping up production around 2012 and is already producing ...