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
Energy Independence: U.S. Gas Imports Lowest In 28 Years
The Daily Caller - 5/22/2015 5:27:31 AM
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports in 2014 were down 54 percent from 2013, continuing the country’s five-year decline in foreign ... The U.S. is expected to become a major player in world natural gas markets in the coming years as LNG export terminals ...
US natural gas imports plummet
lngindustry.com - 5/22/2015 9:45:13 AM
Net imports of natural gas have varied significantly around the country. New production from shale and other tight resources has helped to displace imports in certain regions. Inflows of natural gas from Canada were equivalent to 50-80% of New York’s ...
Net imports of natural gas fall
Energy Global - 5/22/2015 12:15:32 PM
Net imports of natural gas have varied significantly around the country. New production from shale and other tight resources has helped to displace imports in some regions. The EIA’s most recent analysis of natural gas imports and exports has highlighted ...
Natural Gas Imports Hits Lowest Level in Decades
The Maritime Executive - 5/21/2015 10:15:02 AM
Net imports of natural gas have varied significantly around the country. New production from shale and other tight resources has helped to displace imports in certain regions. EIA's most recent analysis of natural gas imports and exports highlights ...
Uzbekistan’s Unlikely Dream to Supply Europe with Gas
silkroadreporters.com - 5/22/2015 4:47:33 PM
As the European Union in the wake of Russia’s Ukrainian policies desperately searches for alternatives to Gazprom imports, a number of countries ... of natural gas were1.68 trillion cubic meters (tcm), the 19th largest natgas reserves in the world.
Egypt okays Tamar gas imports - report
globes.co.il - 5/21/2015 4:34:25 PM
... Egyptian government today announced its intention of authorizing private companies to import natural gas through the existing infrastructure in the country, the Reuters news agency reports. The Egyptian announcement should delight the partners in the ...
An incredible image shows powerful countries buying up much of the world’s land
Washington Post - 5/21/2015 7:44:42 AM
The gray bars indicate “imports ... world population grows, living standards continue to rise, and constraints on water and other natural resources increase. Buying and selling land abroad is what some describe as "virtual trade" -- in a sense, countries ...
China: World’s Largest Energy Consumer and Greenhouse Gas Emitter
Right Side News - 5/22/2015 9:59:32 AM
China became the largest global net importer of petroleum in 2014, surpassing the United States when the country’s net petroleum imports reached 6.1 million ... from a combination of coal, nuclear, natural gas and renewable sources.
UPDATE 1-Chinese independents get foothold in LNG trade as restrictions lifted
Reuters - 5/22/2015 12:01:13 PM
China is raising gas imports from Central Asia and Russia via pipelines and from producers such as Qatar and Papua New Guinea as LNG. Some experts are forecasting LNG shipments to triple by 2025 from last year's 20 million tonnes. The country's current 12 ...
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 ...
Global warming to change how US forces defend country: President Barack Obama to Coast Guard cadets
Economic Times - 5/21/2015 6:47:26 AM
"Around the world, climate change increases the risk of instability and conflict," he said. "Make no mistake, it will impact how our military defends our country ... Let's expand LNG (liquefied natural gas) as fast as we can to get it into the hands ...
Jordan unveils Dh48 billion of new deals
The National - 5/22/2015 6:20:36 PM
That is part of the country’s effort – dubbed “Jordan Relaunched” – to create thousands of jobs, reduce its dependence on energy imports, and achieve ambitious ... including a proposed $6bn natural gas sale-and-purchase deal with British Gas ...
What's Up With Gas Prices? You Ask, We Answer
National Geographic - 5/21/2015 8:44:57 PM
When drivers hit the road for fun this summer, filling up at the gas station will be easier ... and so the country buys refined fuel from the United States. A weak Canadian dollar means those imports don't come cheap, McTeague notes. That, combined with ...
World Governments Subsidize the Burning of Fossil Fuels to the Tune of $10 Million a Minute
The Nation - 5/21/2015 6:14:38 PM
According to the comprehensive account in The Guardian that broke the story of a new IMF study, $10 million a minute is how much the world’s governments are spending to subsidize the burning of coal, oil, and natural gas. That amounts to $5.3 trillion a ...
India Brings More Power to The People Than Any Other Country
The Wall Street Journal - 5/21/2015 9:32:05 AM
India has led the world in bringing power to the people, but still leaves the most people in the dark. Those are the unlikely findings in a World Bank report this week on how well countries are ... such as compressed natural gas cylinders.