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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


After a productive last week of #methane talks, we are ready to roll up our sleeves and get to it! Thrilled about 2020- Raising the #GlobalVoice of #NaturalGas in support #MethaneAction, alongside Methane Guiding Principles partners. Who is with us?🙋‍♀️ https://t.co/YSkgU9sPcG. https://t.co/fimOdN7dI5

IGU Releases Fourth Edition of Case Studies in Improving Air Quality

 IGU is pleased to issue a new report highlighting how the increased use of natural gas in industry, power generation, heating and transport can significantly reduce air pollution.It includes case studies of three cities – Morbi, London, and Bogota Barcelona, December 11, 2019 

International Gas Union responds to the European Investment Bank decision on fossil fuel projects

International Gas Union responds to the European Investment Bank decision on fossil fuel projects Barcelona, Spain15/11/2019 Natural gas is a clean and versatile energy source that unlocks an opportunity for the planet to reliably meet the globally growing energy demand, reducing GHG emissions and urban pollution and allowing economies to grow

International Gas Union Reaction to the IEA World Energy Outlook 2019

BARCELONA, Spain, November 13, 2019 International Gas Union Reaction to the IEA World Energy Outlook 2019 The International Gas Union (IGU) welcomes findings in the International Energy Agency's latest World Energy Outlook (WEO), which supports the vital economic and environmental role for natural gas in a sustainable energy future.

Featured Publications

Upcoming Events


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...



Global Gas Report 2019

October 28, 2019


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