Archive for August, 2009

I am about to short sale my home and I would like maintain the mineral rights. Can I?

Monday, August 31st, 2009

My agent seems to think we can keep them but the buyer says they will come to him in the sale. We have 90 days to sell and the first looker made the offer. The rights are not providing income but could in about a year. He knows this and thats why he wants them. […]

What would happen to a plant if its leaves were completely coated with petroleum jelly or oil?

Monday, August 31st, 2009

What would happen to a plant if its leaves were completely coated with petroleum jelly or oil?

We live in NC, have used land with permission of the former owner for 17 yrs, new owner wants to take it back?

Monday, August 31st, 2009

We have used the land with the former owner’s (now deceased) permission. Land has been sold and new owner has put up survey stakes where the property line was originally. The use of this land has been open and known to the daughters of the deceased owner. There was never any type of legal document […]

If we are short of oil and gas, why are our oil companies exporting crude and gas to Canada and Mexico?

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

Why should we drill more oil wells when our oul companies are exporting millions of gallons of crude and gas daily to Mexico and Canada. If we drill more, won’t they just export more?

“How does the current increase in global crude oil prices affect tourism both here and abroad?

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

"How does the current increase in global crude oil prices affect tourism both here and abroad. Expound on the advantages and disadvantages of this on-going phenomenon.

Offer from gas company on lease of our land and mineral rights?

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

Recently, we were contacted by a gas company who wants to lease our land and drill for gas. We own the land and the mineral rights. We are just curious as to what kind of revenue we might be able to expect if this well produces, as we really have no idea, and want to […]

What possibie Project/Paper presentation topics can you suggest for me as a Petroleum Engineer?

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

I am a Petroleum $ Gas Engineering Student in one of the underdeveloped countries of the world,as a result,will be needing topics that won’t give me too many constraints. I’m welcome to any suggestions though. Can anyone help me please?

LAND LORD TENANT RIGHTS, what can i do? professional answers are needed. Much Aloha, Debra?

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

Can a landlord change the locks on all doors after she has given a 45 day eviction notice? After the 45 days are expired, and they refuse to leave, what can i do , the legal way. I am looking for an answer with as less loop holes as I can find/ if the tenant […]

What’s the relationship between oil price and stock price?

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

It seems like there’s a relationship between commodity price (oil price in particular) and stock price. What is it?

is the “natural gas price protection program” 5 year sign up plan beneficial?

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

If the U.S. allowed for more domestically oil drilling and doubled the refineries, would gas prices change?

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

My thought is gas prices would continue to follow the pricing as set by OPEC as has been done in the past, but we would import less from Canada. What are your thoughts? I understand there are a trillion barrels under the ground in Iraq. Why is supply an issue?

What is Carbon Tax levied upon petroleum products?

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

Why is it levied upon petroleum products? What and how does government pay back to its citizens?

Get this I have land in TN and can’t get electric unless I get permission from land owner all around me?

Saturday, August 29th, 2009

And she refuses! Here’s the kicker we had our land since 1920 and she bought hers in 1994-by the way there is an old public road and everyone else has no problems getting theirs to their land. In a way she has land locked me from production. Doesn’t everyone have the right to electric?

Why would a company lease the mineral rights from me , and hit oil ……but cap the well?

Friday, August 28th, 2009

I have a interest in a oil lease that my dad had reserved the mineral rights on. A company came to me in 1986 to lease and drill the well. They hit oil!….and capped the well and mailed us a check for .60…..why are they not pumping the well?

easement rights of the owner? I would like to know specifically how many cars can use this easement road.?

Friday, August 28th, 2009

I purchased a home with .52 acre and an easement road to the land behind it. When I bought the home the owner/broker did not discribe the details of the easement rights. Will the county purchase this easement if the amount of cars exceeds to the main street usage?It was said that the property owners […]

What are planes going to run on when we burn through our petroleum reserves?

Friday, August 28th, 2009

What are planes going to run on when we burn through our petroleum reserves? I don’t think there are fuel cell or electric airplanes, right? could we synthesize fuel? or do we use liquid hydrogen and an oxidizer, rockets?

Why has the price of oil increased so much and what should the governments do about it?

Friday, August 28th, 2009

Just doing some research on this and wondering if anyone had any advice for websites or opinions on this question. Thank you

in world commodity,why is it the price of oil, gold and natural gas keep on moving?

Friday, August 28th, 2009

gold are use for what? what is natural gas?where do they use it?

How many gallons of gasoline come from one gallon of crude oil?

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

Additionally, how many other products come from the same gallon of crude oil?

Question regarding mineral rights and the sale of my home. Realtors??

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

I live in Texas in the Barnett Shale area. For those who aren’t familiar the Barnett Shale is considered a source bed rock that is actually actively producing natural gas through bacteria breakdown. So about two years ago, we leased our mineral rights to a company who started drilling for natural gas. Anyway, we are […]

Nancy Pelosi says Bush caused high gas prices. Why is she opposed to more oil supply through drilling?

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

Either she’s dumb as dirt or she’s coddling people who are dumber than dirt. Which is it?

What will happen if the oil prices rise again to unexpected price?

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

The oil prices is rising again and again. Most of our daily process relies on oil. Will there be rise on properties, market, food . What can we do to prepare for this hike?

Is petroleum and mineral oil really bad for your skin? Are organic products really better for your skin?

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

I heard that petroleum and mineral oil are bad for your body in the long run, but I want to know if it is true…. Some organic products don’t seem to work that great, are they really better? Any advice?

when you lease your oil, gas or mineral rights to a company, how do you know if they are producing anything?

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

I signed leases with two companies in 2004 and I have not heard anything.

Renter’s Rights. Land Lord’s WIFE ordered property to be removed and thrown out from our rented area.?

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

This is taking place in Chicago, IL USA. Long story short, the land lord’s wife is nothing short of insane. She waited for her husband, the owner of the company, to go out of town for a week and then started making demands which violated the oral contract which we had entered in to in […]