Research and Markets: Global Natural Gas Storage (Aboveground Storage and Underground Storage) Market 2014-2018: Growing Need for Energy Security

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mw2hvk/global_natural) has announced the addition of the "Global Natural Gas Storage Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.

The Global Natural Gas Storage market to grow at a CAGR of 5.7 percent over the period 2013-2018.

Natural gas storage involves accumulation of natural gas in several storage facilities for future consumption. The purpose of storage is to meet the fluctuating energy demand during peak and off-peak seasons. Generally, natural gas is stored during off-peak season and utilized during peak season. This will reduce the demand and supply gap and increase the reliability of supply.

One key trend in the market is the need to enhance the gas distribution network. The market players are investing a huge amount of funds to improve the gas distribution network by integrating it with depleted gas storage reserves.

According to the report, one of the main drivers in this market is the growing energy security concerns. The depleting gas reserves and increased gas consumption have forced several governments to invest in the storage of natural gas to meet the future energy demand.

Further, the report states that one of the major challenges confronting the market is the capital-intensive nature of the market. High construction costs, land acquisitions, and government approvals are some of the major cost-incurring components for the market.

Key Vendors

  • Centrica
  • GDF SUEZ
  • Niska Gas Storage Partners
  • Samsung Heavy Industries
  • Spectra Energy

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. List of Abbreviations
  3. Scope of the Report
  4. Market Research Methodology
  5. Introduction
  6. Market Landscape
  7. Market Segmentation by Type
  8. Geographical Segmentation
  9. Key Leading Countries
  10. Buying Criteria
  11. Market Growth Drivers
  12. Drivers and their Impact
  13. Market Challenges
  14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  15. Market Trends
  16. Trends and their Impact
  17. Vendor Landscape
  18. Key Vendor Analysis

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Gas