|Rank||Country||Natural gas - consumption (cubic meters)|
|13||United Arab Emirates||59,080,000,000|
|32||Trinidad and Tobago||21,970,000,000|
|96||Congo, Republic of the||530,000,000|
|97||Bosnia and Herzegovina||390,000,000|
|102||Papua New Guinea||130,000,000|
|112||Antigua and Barbuda||0|
|128||Central African Republic||0|
|129||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||0|
|140||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||0|
|186||British Virgin Islands||0|
|193||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||0|
|197||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||0|
|198||Saint Kitts and Nevis||0|
|204||Turks and Caicos Islands||0|
|207||Sao Tome and Principe||0|
Definition: This entry is the total natural gas consumed 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 - consumption map
Changing the oil game – Shale gas
Hill Post - 5/18/2013 11:51:14 AM
Even though countries like Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Venezuela have supported America in meeting its oil needs, shale gas has turned the equation for America to not only become self sufficient but even to turn exporter in the gas sector. US Energy ...
First Use of Natural Gas to Power Equipment for Hydraulic Fracturing in Northeastern Pennsylvania
Yahoo! Finance - 5/20/2013 3:09:18 PM
SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY, Pa., May 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) announces the use of Marcellus Shale natural gas to fracture wells via innovative dual fuel technology. This marks the first time "field" gas has been used ...
US eases natural gas glut with second export terminal (+video)
The Christian Science Monitor - 5/18/2013 3:25:59 PM
But US consumers and manufacturers have benefited from the oversupply in the form of lower energy costs. Natural gas prices, which in March 2012 reached a 13-year low, will soar with the increase in foreign demand, critics warn. There are ...
Under New Approval, More Natural Gas Will Be Sent Abroad From Texas
NPR News - 5/16/2013 11:56:36 PM
As a drilling boom continues in Texas and other states, the U.S. finds itself with so much natural gas that some companies now want to export domestic fuels abroad. Today, the federal Department of Energy (DOE) announced approval of a second ...
Boone Pickens on Gas Exports: 'Move It Out and Sell It'
CNBC - 5/15/2013 3:08:04 PM
The Obama administration's plan to expand exports of natural gas makes sense, and the price for the commodity shouldn't be kept artificially low, T. Boone Pickens said Wednesday on CNBC. "The producers have gone out and drilled for the natural gas.
Putin Backs Natural Gas-Powered Vehicles
Moscow Times - 5/15/2013 1:20:42 PM
President Vladimir Putin threw his weight behind a drive to fuel more Russian vehicles with cleaner-burning and cheaper natural gas on Tuesday, saying the economic and environmental benefits were clear. A transition to using gas as a transportation fuel ...
Aroostook hospital becomes 2nd facility in country to convert to compressed natural gas, to be delivered by truck
Bangor Daily News - 5/14/2013 12:17:28 PM
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — With the turn of a valve ... when health care expenses are skyrocketing. She also said that the project’s impact on the environment could not be overlooked. “The switch to [compressed natural gas] promises to reduce ...
Halliburton Deploys Pilot Fleet of Compressed Natural Gas Light-Duty Trucks
Marketwatch - 5/20/2013 2:19:12 PM
"The fleet of CNG vehicles is one more example where Halliburton is leading among oil and gas services companies regarding the use of American natural gas." The environmentally-friendly vehicles, when operating on CNG emit about 90 percent less ...
3 Foreign Companies Invest in U.S. Project to Export Liquid Gas
Dealbook - 5/18/2013 5:31:51 AM
In a sign that the United States shale gas boom is making global waves, two Japanese conglomerates and a big French energy player signed agreements on Friday to invest up to $7 billion in a liquefied natural gas project in Louisiana. The ...
EIA Reports Above-Average Natural Gas Build
Yahoo! Finance - 5/13/2013 8:03:56 PM
The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a higher-than-average rise in natural gas supplies, as domestic consumption declined with increase in temperatures across most parts of the country. About the Weekly Natural Gas ...
Roundtable of Commonwealth Countries to host seminar on natural gas
Domican Today - 5/14/2013 2:33:28 PM
The seminar aims to bring together local and foreign sectors with influence in the country’s use of natural gas and discuss the fuel’s future. The seminar, sponsored by Dominican Republic’s Electrical Industry Association (ADIE), the ...
European gas industry in "disastrous" state -trade chief Cirelli
Reuters - 5/14/2013 11:30:20 PM
Energy policy will be at the top of the agenda of the May 22 ... He said a few countries are experimenting, notably the Netherlands, where some 300 gas-powered trucks are used for deliveries. They make less noise than diesel-powered trucks ...
Blake Zimmerman of NxtGen Energy Weighs In on Current Statistics Regarding Natural-Gas Vehicles
NBC News - 5/16/2013 9:59:05 AM
HOUSTON, TX — Working with natural gas solutions through his company NxtGen Energy ... If more states begin introducing tax incentives for use of this technology, more natural gas stations are built and the trucking industry embraces this resource ...
Why Are OPEC Countries Abandoning Oil Consumption?
The Motley Fool - 5/17/2013 1:43:58 AM
has stated that if the country does not fundamentally change its electricity production or consumption, the country could expect to consume as much as 8 million barrels per day of liquid fuel -- oil or natural gas liquids -- by 2030. The United ...
Putin backs gas power for Russia's transport
Chicago Tribune - 5/14/2013 5:25:16 PM
China last year had 1.48 million vehicles driving on natural gas, up 48 percent on 2011 thanks to a government initiative to encourage use of the cheaper alternative ... with only 200 stations in the country. The Russian government spent 3.5 ...