Natural gas is clean and green fuel. The consumption of natural gas is growing day by day in India & world because of its different use in the form of fuel for house hold, industrial & vehicle, feedstock for Fertilizer plant, Petr ochemical plant and also it is used primary energy for Power plants to generate electricity. Because of  depleting resources, the naturalgas has to be used cautiously &optimally. Various authors have tried to provide the significance of natural gas market and challenges vis-a-vis other available renewable energy for its evolvement as fuel for 21st century. The objective   of paper is to perform a meta-analysis of papers related to evolvement of natural gas over the year from 1998 to 2018 and to find out the success/ failure of natural gas as future fuel.