Definition: This entry is the total natural gas exported 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 - exports map
US Weighs Natural Gas Exports to Ukraine
Voice of America - 3/6/2014 6:22:15 PM
The United States appears to be rethinking its aversion to natural gas exports so it could help meet Ukraine's energy needs and weaken Ukraine's dependency on Russia for its gas supply. The top U.S. energy official, Ernest Moniz, said at an ...
U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/5/2014 10:33:58 PM
This week, Gazprom, Russia’s state-run natural gas company ... The more you owe Gazprom, the more they think they can turn the screws.” But this time, there is a major difference. As recently as 2007, American natural gas supplies were ...
Natural Gas as a Diplomatic Tool
New York Times - 3/7/2014 12:48:47 AM
In response to the crisis in Ukraine, some American lawmakers and energy companies are urging the United States to export natural gas to Europe in an effort to undercut Russia’s influence over the Continent. The Obama administration should ...
GOP Rep. Poe introduces bill to expedite natural gas exports amid Ukraine crisis
FOX News - 3/6/2014 2:58:50 AM
A Republican congressman introduced a bill Wednesday that would require the Department of Energy to expedite and approve exports of natural gas to Ukraine and other nations, in a bid to loosen Russia's control over energy supplies in the region ...
Pressure on Hill builds for gas exports to counter Vladimir Putin
Politico - 3/5/2014 7:20:42 PM
While gas exports could provide long-term help ... Mike Turner (R-Ohio) introduced a bill to expedite natural gas export permits to World Trade Organization countries. Udall’s bill would similarly “expand energy firms’ access to World Trade ...
Crisis Pressures U.S. on Gas Exports
The Wall Street Journal - 3/6/2014 3:05:59 AM
Ukraine relies on Russia for about 70% of its natural-gas supplies, and is also a key transit country for sending Russian gas to more than a dozen other European nations. Advocates for greater U.S. natural-gas exports urge a loosening of the ...
Lift Restrictions on Natural Gas Exports to NATO Allies in the Baltics
The Heritage Foundation - 3/6/2014 7:33:50 PM
The United States has been experiencing a boom in energy production in recent years, most notably natural gas production. This energy boom should allow for a strong export market for American liquefied natural gas (LNG) to hungry markets abroad. However ...
GOP lawmakers urge administration to counter Russia by boosting gas exports
FOX News - 3/4/2014 9:30:44 PM
Top-ranking Republicans on Tuesday urged the administration to cut the red tape that has held up the approval process for natural ... and other countries the same kind of treatment as free-trade partners when it comes to gas exports.
GOP Urges Faster Gas Exports to Limit Russian Influence
News Max - 3/6/2014 5:29:09 AM
It is not clear what exactly the government could do in the short-term to help, since new projects to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the country's vast new shale ... the United States could become the world's primary emergency supplier ...
Years Needed for LNG Exports to Blunt Russia Energy Sales
Bloomberg - 3/7/2014 4:59:20 AM
U.S. efforts to speed natural gas exports as a way to loosen Russia’s grip on European energy supplies may be thwarted by lengthy reviews and developer reluctance to proceed with multibillion-dollar projects. “I view this as an incredible ...
Ukraine crisis may speed up fracked natural gas exports to Europe
Examiner - 3/6/2014 8:23:56 PM
A few years ago pundits were bemoaning the decline of natural gas and oil production in the US and elsewhere ... to expedite LNG export terminals cannot help Ukraine. Instead, that the fossil fuel companies simply hope to use the crisis to achieve a ...
Greens on gas exports: Not so fast
Politico - 3/6/2014 8:38:15 PM
The drive to weaken Vladimir Putin though natural gas exports is meeting a green backlash. Environmentalists and their congressional allies scoffed Thursday at a mounting campaign on the Hill to hasten U.S. gas exports, saying there’s no reason to think ...
U.S. Natural Gas Exports May Not Drive Down Energy Costs After All
Wall Street Journal - 3/5/2014 9:00:55 PM
The U.S. is expected to start exporting LNG in 2015. These new supplies could allow more buyers to purchase gas based on the American natural-gas benchmark, Henry Hub, instead of linking to oil prices. Henry Hub prices have been historically low ...
Is Natural Gas the Weapon of the Future?
Daily Finance - 3/6/2014 2:40:20 PM
Last week, Russia reminded the world of the role that natural resources play in politics. Despite warnings from leaders across the world, the resource-rich nation moved forward with a unilateral act of aggression against neighboring Ukraine ...
Will more US natural gas to Europe help 'keep Putin in check'? Doubtful.
The Christian Science Monitor - 3/6/2014 11:44:22 PM
To that end, House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio on Thursday urged President Obama to “keep Putin in check” and “help our allies in Europe” by expediting approval of new liquified natural gas (LNG) export terminals to get US gas supplies ...