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 approves $700 million loan for energy transformation project
Citi FM Online - 7/31/2015 10:38:12 AM
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 ...
World Bank pledges $700m for Ghana gas project
Business Green - 7/31/2015 10:38:12 AM
The project will allow Ghana to shift the focus of its energy mix from oil to natural gas, reducing its national oil imports by ... energy source the country will cut its carbon emissions by 1.6 million tonnes every year, the World Bank said.
Florida Leans More on Natural Gas than Renewable Energy
Energy and Capital - 7/31/2015 12:11:15 PM
Florida Power and Light (FPL) energy company owns the world ... natural gas infrastructures. As demand rises, the state will need a larger supply of gas to keep everything running. Currently, the state only has two natural gas pipelines that it uses to ...
Attack halts flow in natural gas pipeline from Iran to Turkey
Daily News and Analysis - 7/28/2015 10:23:16 PM
A Botas official said repairs were under way but it was not clear when gas flows would resume. Turkey buys around a quarter of its 40 billion cubic metres of piped natural gas imports from Iran ... additional gas from other countries as a result of ...
The Middle East's Influence Will Extend To Natural Gas
Seeking Alpha - 7/30/2015 12:41:05 PM
However, ask the same question about natural gas and ... with smaller countries in the region that are too small too see (Kuwait and Qatar) also have significant amounts of reserves. These reserves are very significant and means as the world looks for ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Where In The World Is The Shale Gas Revolution?
Yahoo Finance - 7/29/2015 9:24:49 PM
But that is rare outside of the U.S. – in many other countries the government owns the mineral rights ... not to mention serious infrastructure deficiencies, but natural gas remains crucial to China’s future industrial and climate goals and the ...
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 ...
As desert encroaches, Niger turns to natural gas
Yahoo News - 7/29/2015 2:29:38 PM
Niamey (AFP) - Threatened by the advance of a desert that already covers two-thirds of Niger, the poor Sahel nation hopes to halt rapid deforestation by promoting natural gas ... Nigeriens would consume all the gas the country produces, it would easily ...
World Bank $700 Million Ghana Gas Pledge to Spur Biggest FDI
Bloomberg - 7/31/2015 6:20:30 AM
The World Bank approved $700 million in investment guarantees for an offshore gas project in Ghana that will help the country address electricity shortages ... in new private investment for offshore natural gas, representing the biggest foreign direct ...
World Bank won’t fund coal-related projects in India
Economic Times - 7/31/2015 4:54:36 AM
while its crude reserve can meet the country's energy requirement for only 15 years and that of natural gas for 18 years. While coal still remains the least costly energy option for India, the World Bank now believes coal is no cure for global poverty.
Indian consumers not buying enough Qatar gas, says Petronet
Live Mint - 7/30/2015 8:04:53 PM
Indian consumers have only taken 68% of the annual gas supplies contracted by Petronet LNG Ltd from Qatar as they perceive the price to be high. Petronet’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) contract is to import ... LNG market in the country.
Natural gas as an electricity source: Is it sustainable?
bakken.com - 7/28/2015 4:11:02 PM
The future: The Bloomberg New Energy Finance report, which looks at the future of the world’s power market, predicts gas won’t be a viable option for long. The report suggests that few countries outside the U.S. will replace coal plants with natural ...