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
UPDATE 1-Turkmenistan has high hopes as giant gas field nears output
Reuters - 5/22/2013 3:14:05 PM
PARIS/ASHGABAT, May 22 (Reuters) - Turkmenistan plans to begin production at Galkynysh ... a post-Soviet Central Asian country of 5.5 million which borders Afghanistan and Iran, holds the world's fourth-largest natural gas riches after Russia ...
Natural gas consumption growth below average
MENAFN - 5/18/2013 11:54:14 PM
The BP report said natural gas prices in Europe and Asia - including spot markets ... Russia and Colombia offsetting continued declines in mature provinces such as the UK and Norway, as well as unexpected outages in a number of other countries.
Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Outlook in Brazil to 2016 - Production Analysis, Forecasts and Details of Major Crude Oil and Natural Gas Blocks and Fields
Yahoo! Finance - 5/22/2013 5:37:15 PM
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Opinion: Increased natural gas production holds great benefits for consumers, environment
New Jersey Online - 5/17/2013 9:29:16 AM
I write in response to James McGovern’s guest opinion “Increased reliance on natural gas could have ... More Than Any Other Country.” The Vancouver Observer ran a story that same month: “Climate Change Stunner: USA Leads World in CO2 Cuts Since ...
One-week gas closure to delay goods production
tribune.com.pk - 5/22/2013 6:34:31 PM
FAISALABAD: Businessmen of the city have vented their anger on Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited, saying they will not tolerate any further discrimination against the industries and the gas distributor should be privatised to improve the state ...
Natural Gas Shale Drilling - Much Ado About Nothing Or Profits Abound?
Seeking Alpha - 5/21/2013 7:11:30 PM
The partnership owns and operates pipelines across the U.S. and is in the process of developing a major natural gas supply hub in the Marcellus Shale formation in Pennsylvania. This hub is connected to major interstate gas pipelines and has a capacity to ...
Libyan gas complex attacked by militants
United Press International - 5/21/2013 10:57:34 AM
The Libyan news service reports that gas production ... cubic feet of natural gas to Sicily through the 335-mile Greenstream pipeline. The Libyan military took control of security at the Mellitah complex near the country's west coast following ...
Shale Gas Could Be UK's New North Sea: Report
CNBC - 5/22/2013 6:17:13 AM
In the 1960s, Aberdeen [a city in Scotland] welcomed the development of a new off shore oil and gas industry, and the city grew to become the energy capital of Europe," Taylor wrote. "North Sea tax revenues have been considerable, accounting for more than ...
Gas discoveries give Israel new regional clout -minister
Reuters - 5/22/2013 12:00:49 PM
Once totally dependent on fuel imports, Israel has made the largest gas discoveries in the world over the past decade off its Mediterranean coastline, and is expected to become an exporter by the end of the decade. "Gas gives you much more power ...
Gazprom Cuts Yamal Gas Field Output Forecast on Lower Demand
Bloomberg - 5/21/2013 2:46:38 PM
OAO Gazprom (GAZP), the world’s biggest gas producer, cut its output forecast at its biggest new natural-gas field in the Arctic Yamal Peninsula by 36 percent this year after demand for the fuel contracted. Bovanenkovo, which holds enough gas ...
Under New Approval, More Natural Gas Will Be Sent Abroad From Texas
NPR News - 5/16/2013 11:56:36 PM
Today, the federal Department of Energy (DOE) announced approval of a second facility, the Freeport LNG Terminal on Quintana Island, to export natural gas in liquid form to countries not party to free trade agreements with the U.S. That would ...
Changing the oil game – Shale gas
Hill Post - 5/18/2013 11:51:14 AM
Shale gas is fast transforming the world’s energy industry. It is cheap, abundant and has the ability to burn cleaner than fossil fuels and has increasingly become an important source of natural gas in several countries including the United States ...
Natural Gas Export Review Needs Revamp, Senator Says
Bloomberg - 5/21/2013 11:50:40 PM
The U.S. process for approving natural gas exports may need revamping to ensure that the domestic economic implications of more overseas sales are fully considered, the chairman of the Senate’s energy panel said. Senator Ron Wyden, an Oregon ...
Free trade should include natural gas
Zanesville Times Recorder - 5/19/2013 4:47:43 AM
Subsequently, I provided similar services to industry trade groups and research and development. Educating the government and the public about the abundance ... Japan and other countries that enjoy Free Trade Agreement status with the U.S. Present ...
Betting on the Natural Gas Boom
kiplinger.com - 5/23/2013 7:27:37 AM
But that didn't mean airline stocks would be profitable ... is powering many trucks and buses, and companies such as Royal Dutch Shell (RDS-A) are betting that it will become even more important in transportation. Also, America's Northeast ...