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
Shale Gas and Tight Oil Are Commercially Produced in Just Four Countries
Al-Jazeerah - 2/21/2015 3:39:30 AM
Republished to clarify China and Argentina's production of shale gas and tight oil, respectively. The United States, Canada, China, and Argentina are currently the only four countries in the world that are producing commercial volumes of either natural gas ...
Europe's gas power play against Russia coming to a head
CNN Money - 2/27/2015 9:51:46 AM
Gazprom is the world's largest natural gas producer and ... Europe is dependent on Russia's gas. Europe's gas dependency on Russia has complicated the conflict between Moscow and the West -- some countries have been reluctant to push for tough economic ...
Sri Lanka Sees Commercial Exploration For Natural Gas In Mannar Basin By 2018
Eurasia Review - 2/25/2015 10:11:27 PM
Sri Lanka’s Power and Energy Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka said that commercial exploration for natural gas ... which made gas discoveries in two of the four exploration wells it was awarded, expects production from the country’s offshore gas ...
Kenya and Algeria sign bilateral pact on oil, gas production
Mareeg - 2/26/2015 8:05:35 AM
The MoU will seek to improve and stimulate economic and industrial development in both countries ... largest reserves of natural gas in the world and is the sixth largest gas exporter. It ranks 16th in oil reserves and its oil production stands at 1.875 ...
State’s gas wells boost production by 30 percent
Standard Speaker - 2/25/2015 5:00:39 AM
Pennsylvania’s unconventional gas wells continued to blast production records ... for the trade group America’s Natural Gas Alliance, said in a prepared statement. “Pennsylvania also is supplying the rest of the country with abundant natural gas ...
Shale Gas Project Encounters Determined Foes Deep in Algerian Sahara
New York Times - 2/26/2015 2:21:59 AM
Hundreds of police officers sealed off streets to block an antifracking march in the capital, Algiers, on Tuesday as opposition groups held rallies around the country ... s crude production has reached a plateau, and fracking would increase gas production ...
Ohio oil well output doubles in a year; natural gas triples
WKBN - 2/26/2015 9:48:47 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) – Oil production has more than doubled and production of natural ... gas industry that they’d be devastated by his proposed tax increase. “The prosperity created by our oil and gas deposits can be great not just for shale country.
New authority to regulate natural gas market
egyptindependent.com - 2/25/2015 3:01:57 PM
The minister said the government aims to liberate the natural gas market in the future, a system applicable in countries all over the world. He explained that any party wishing to import gas for himself or for other private sector companies will be allowed ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
As a caveat, I’ve included the production rate information for ... which accounts for about 17 percent of the world’s total proved reserves, according to the EIA. The country’s natural gas sector has taken a substantial hit in recent years (though ...
Putin again employs natural gas as diplomatic weapon
United Press International - 2/25/2015 8:02:36 PM
MOSCOW, Feb. 25 (UPI) --Russia has returned to threats of curtailment of natural ... gas to (eastern) Ukraine," said Naftogaz Chairman Andriy Kobolyev last week. The gas crisis comes amid other signs Russia is using its influence to force Western countries ...
Import of LNG to provide big saving to country
Business Recorder - 2/26/2015 10:21:35 AM
ISLAMABAD: The import of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) would provide a big saving to the country in view of lower petrol imports ... from LNG will cost Pakistan less compared to the power production from diesel. The Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) sector ...
Fluor Partnership wins natural gas development contract in Brazil
Scandinavian Oil Gas - 2/27/2015 10:34:43 AM
Fluor Corporation says that its CFPS Engenharia e Projetos, S.A., consortium with Construcap Engenharia e Comércio was awarded an engineering and design contract by exploration and production company Parnaíba Gás Natural (PGN) for a natural gas field ...
Kenya, Algeria sign cooperation pact on oil, gas
Capital FM - 2/25/2015 3:44:54 PM
Algeria has the 10th largest reserves of natural gas in the world and is the sixth largest gas exporter. It ranks 16th in oil reserves. Algeria’s oil production stands at 1.875million barrels a day. Another MoU signed by the two countries through their ...
B.C. LNG projects unlikely to produce by 2020: analysts
The Vancouver Sun - 2/26/2015 2:07:40 AM
VANCOUVER — Just a week into the new year, Natural Gas Development Minister Rich Coleman declared British Columbia’s nascent liquefied natural gas industry would “take flight” in 2015. He said he expected to see three plants in production by 2020 ...
UPDATE 2-Angola hopes to turn around falling oil and gas output
Reuters - 2/26/2015 5:49:35 AM
LUANDA, Feb 26 (Reuters) - Angola plans to increase its oil production by 20 percent by next ... said in its annual results presentation on Wednesday. Gas output fell 29 percent after its liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant was hit by mechanical problems ...