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Global Natural Gas Insights - 2019 Edition

This handy booklet summarizes the value of natural gas for meeting the most pressing global energy, climate, and economic challenges.

The 2019 edition contains the latest information on natural gas and its role in helping economies grow, lifting people out of poverty, and cleaning up the environment, while supporting reliable access to modern energy.

This edition also contains a special section on methane emissions, and the opportunities that their further reductions present for the industry.

Download it to learn why natural gas is the fastest, most economical way to the sustainable energy future.

News and Resources


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Prof Kang's Interview in Platts Special on LNG

The IGU’s Joe Kang discusses how flexible supplies from countries such as the US, Australia and Russia will bring about more short-term trading and a new wave of commoditization. 

G20 Energy Communique

G20 Ministerial Meeting on Energy Transitions concludes with the release of a Communiqué on Global Environment for Sustainable Growth, reinforcing the important role for natural gas in a sustainable energy future.  

IGU Responds on Methane

The International Gas Union (IGU) issues response to the Global Energy Monitor report titled, The New Gas Boom: Tracking Global LNG Infrastructure. 

Upcoming Events


November 14, 2019 to November 15, 2019
Lima , Peru

In partnership with IGU and supported by ARPEL and OLADE, LGC is the leading meeting in the region focused on gas proliferation.



February 24, 2020 to February 26, 2020
Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre , Oman

Our picturesque coastal state of Oman is perhaps best known for its peaceful coexistence with its neighbours. This peace and security extends to buyers of Oman’s gas. We offer access to one...

World Gas Conference 2021

June 21, 2021 to June 25, 2021
Daegu , South Korea

28th World Gas Conference (WGC 2021)

The World Gas Conference, conducted by the International Gas Union (IGU) since 1931, is the world’s...




August 30, 2019

LNG2019-A look back

April 26, 2019