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
UAE plans to boost gas import capacity, says energy minister
Arabian Business - 4/1/2015 3:21:53 AM
The UAE plans to increase its gas import capacity and sees a fall in liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices as an incentive for many countries to diversify their ... at Jebel Ali port "to cater for more LNG imports ... definitely it is an upgrade from the ...
UPDATE 1-Greece urges Russia to cut gas import price, end food embargo
Reuters - 3/31/2015 3:11:44 PM
ATHENS, March 31 (Reuters) - Cash-strapped Greece has asked for a cut in the price it pays for natural gas imports from Russia and is hopeful that Moscow will lift an embargo imposed on Greek food exports, the country's energy minister said on Tuesday.
Government cuts natural gas price by 8% to $4.66 per unit aligning with international benchmarks
Economic Times - 4/1/2015 12:58:43 AM
NEW DELHI: The government has cut the natural gas ... India's gas output has fallen about 6% between April and February in 2014-15 even as 24000 mw of gasfired generators across the country stayed idle or underutilised. Imports accounted for a third ...
Romania Natural Gas: Country Cuts Imports Of Russian Fuel By 61%
International Business Times - 3/2/2015 3:24:39 PM
Romania is using less natural ... on Russian imports could help Romania avoid the economic consequences of the political battles between Russia and the West that bubbled up this year. Most of Europe’s countries get the majority of their gas from Gazprom ...
President Obama’s emissions-cutting plan sets an example for the world
Washington Post - 3/31/2015 8:48:10 PM
PRESIDENT OBAMA’S climate plan is no longer just at the center of a domestic debate about coal country and the Environmental Protection ... refrigerants and a reduction of methane leaks from natural gas operations. Administration officials say the ...
Ukraine Relying Less On Russian Natural Gas, Positioning To Become Bigger European Supplier
Forbes - 3/26/2015 1:34:28 AM
On the natural gas front, Ukraine is moving farther away from Russia despite a decline in domestic production last year. One of the reasons: Europe. Believe it or not, gas hungry Europe was a major exporter to Ukraine last year. Ukraine imports of E.U ...
The Often Overlooked Role of Natural Gas in the Israel-Palestine Conflict
UK Progressive - 3/31/2015 7:15:07 PM
Its origins can be traced back to the early 1990s when Israeli and Palestinian leaders began sparring over rumored natural gas deposits in the ... In some other world, this immense gas field might have been effectively exploited by the five claimants ...
PIRA Energy Group's Weekly Natural Gas, Power and Coal Market Recap for the Week Ending March 29th,
Benzinga - 4/1/2015 6:20:50 AM
Specifically, PIRA's analysis of natural gas market fundamentals ... will further limit the country's already limited storage. NYC-based PIRA Energy Group believes as nuclear availability shrinks, Belgium prices firm, pushing imports up.
These Six Countries Make Up Most Of The World’s Carbon Footprint
vocativ.com - 3/31/2015 2:07:19 PM
The U.S., which pledged on Tuesday to make a sizeable cut in its greenhouse gas emissions, generates more of those pollutants than just about any other country in the world. America is ... of fossil fuels like coal and natural gas, and the usage of ...
What does pooling gas mean for India's fertiliser sector?
Daily News and Analysis - 4/1/2015 3:14:43 AM
The Department of Fertilisers will determine the total requirement of natural gas and draw plant-wide requirement, which would then be informed to the pool operator, GAIL. The pool operator will tie-up imports ... units in the country, of which 27 are ...
Why Russia suddenly wants to supply cheap gas to Ukraine
Times Union - 3/31/2015 11:58:28 AM
Yet the following year, the new pro-Moscow administration was able to secure a 30% discount on its gas imports ... month that the country would borrow $1 billion using government guarantees to shift the country to European suppliers of natural gas.
Will Russia Approve Gazprom OAO (ADR) Request To Extend Natural Gas Discount To Ukraine?
bidnessetc.com - 3/31/2015 3:33:13 PM
Russia is yet to take a decision on whether or not to accept a request by natural ... gas needs through its pipelines. Ukraine is seeking a new price accord with Gazprom OAO, and has warned that if a new accord is not signed it will stop its gas imports ...
Global Gas Storage Market
Market Watch - 3/31/2015 5:20:35 PM
LONDON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas storage has been instrumental in providing natural ... countries, including Russia. The working gas capacity in these regions is nearly % of the total global capacity, with only % available in the rest of the world.
U.S. Promises To Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions Up To 28 Percent By 2025
Florida's Wuft-FM - 3/31/2015 4:59:07 PM
“The previous climate treaty, drafted in Kyoto in 1997, excluded developing countries and has had only a modest effect on greenhouse gas emissions ... Applauding the U.S. plan, Natural Resources Defense Council President Rhea Suh said, “We are ...
Economica: Romania plans to abandon Russian gas imports in April 2015
Focus Information Agency - 3/26/2015 12:47:21 PM
Bucharest. Romania plans to entirely abandon Russian natural gas imports in April 2015, online news edition Economica reported. The possibility of doing it emerged after the country decreased the consumption of its industry and also made substantial ...