Archive for October, 2009

When Settlers Arrive at a New Land, How are the Rights of Aboriginals Determined?

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

There are two cases that I’m most interested in. The English settlers that arrived in Australia. and The English control over the Arabian Penisula prior to 1925. Why did the Bedouins get oil rights, while the Australian Abos did not get mineral rights, or any other rights really. Why was the House of Saud set […]

How long in general does it take to fracture a oil and gas well?

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

We have mineral rights in Dunn County North Dakota and the company drilling completed well around Feb, and according to the report I read on North Dakota website they were going to start fracturing the well. How long can this process take?

Can you go straight into petroleum engineering with a bachelors in chemical engineering with no emphasis?

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Are petroleum engineering jobs all going to be taken by petroleum engineering grads and other disciplines with high gpa’s? Also my degree is from Mizzou, will that hurt me that its not from a top engineering school in the long run?

Crude Oil ?

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

a) Why is the demand for diesel oil and residue greater in winter than in summer? b) Why is the demand for petrol fairly constant in summer and winter? c) What could an oil company do to cope with the changing demand between summer and winter?

Light Companies and Trees on Easement?

Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Any help U can give me is MUCH appreciated. This morning I had the Centerpoint Energy company come out and tell me that they are taking down my 60 yr old Cedar tree today becuase it was on their easement (right of way). I have never received notice about this before today. What rights do […]

Democrats say high price oil is not a supply and demand issue,?

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Democrats say high price oil is not a supply and demand issue, so drilling is not necessary. Yet they want to release 70 million barrels of emergency reserve to help prices come down. Isn’t this a contradiction?

Why doesn’t the US do more domestic oil drilling? Wouldn’t it help our struggling economy?

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

We have plenty of oil right here in the US. Why not use it instead of paying to import foreign oil? Oil is the lifeblood of our economy. Cheaper domestic oil would help to strengthen our economy. No more paying /gallon for gas. I know environmental concerns are a part of it. But, drilling technology […]

Will putting petroleum jelly on my knuckles at night get rid of my really wrinkly knuckles?

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

I am only 14 and I have really wrinkly knuckles, and I asked on another question how to get rid of wrinkly knuckles and someone said to try putting petroleum jelly on my knuckles before I go to bed. SO, I will try anything and I want them to go away–does this work?

Is the price of Natural Gas tied to Crude prices?

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Like when the price for a barrel of oil goes up is Natural Gas effected in any way?

un devided interest in minral rights but own all the surface rights?

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

I have 1/3 undivided interest in mineral rights but own 100%all the surface rights. deed reads like this after the property description…(Reserving the granters an 2/3 interest of all oil, gas, minerals and other hydrocarbon substances together the right to remove the same.) Oil and gas exploration company has sign the lease an acre with […]

Say by some freak chance the congress lets American companies drill offshore for oil and gas?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Would it be better to see Exxon’s profits go through the roof or send that money to Saudi Arabia and Iran?

Is there any way to get a petroleum engineering degree online?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

I have always wanted to get a petroluem engineering degree but I had children at an early age so college is really out of my reach for now. I have worked in the oil field for over 10 years now, are there any online programs for petroleum engineering?

What do I look for in order to find the daily price of a barrel of crude oil?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

I have been trying to find the current price of oil for my husband, but I don’t know how to find it.

Do you have the right to protect your vehicle from being towed?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

Tow truck companies piss me off. I was wondering that since they are not a legal entity, they have no right to tow my vehicle unless they are law enforcement themselves. Do I have the right to take my car back? Whether it is getting in the car and driving away or using force to […]

ARE OIL & GAS DRILLING INVESTMENTS GOOD?

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Is an oil & gas multiple well drilling investment in proven fields safe in today’s enconomy?

Crude oil is sparated into different carbon compuns. What is an equation showing the combustion of octance gas

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

full question: Petroleum is also burned for energy. Crude oil is sperated into different carbon compunds. For example, octane has 8 carbons and is C8h18. Write an equation showing the combustion of octane gas.

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

Why would the price of oil increase as tensions between the West and Iran increase?

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009

The price of oil reached an all-time high July of 2008 after Iran test fired missiles capable of reaching Israel. Obviously tensions between the Western world and Iran peaked at this moment, but why would oil prices rise? I just am having trouble seeing the connection between conflict between the West and Iran and a […]

Why do Libocrats loathe $5/gal gas while loathing any and all oil exploration and drilling?

Monday, October 19th, 2009

Do a simple search on oil drilling, and you’ll find oil protesting democrats! ANWR, California, Colorado, Florida, etc… Can we please give these liberals a pill to combat their mental disorder? OR, HAVE THE LIBERALS FOUND A TREE THAT GROWS OIL? Should we give the Democrats a free pass yet again for their obstructive activities? […]

What does it take to be a right of way manager?

Monday, October 19th, 2009

I need information on any self study programs. I want to work with oil companies. I need info on training, certification, etc.. How do I get to be a certified right of way manager to consult with oil companies & land owners?

How many days does shoe shines using petroleum jelly?

Monday, October 19th, 2009

They said that petroleum jelly is good alternative in shining shoes. We have a homework which must be done last weeks. But i was not able to make it. Our evaluation on "how many days does shoes shines using petroleum jelly" homework will be pass on Wednesday. Help me please.Please answer my question. Thanks! God […]

Is natural gas and crude oil the same thing?

Monday, October 19th, 2009

natural gas is one thing and crude oil is another right? gas price is one problem and rising prices of oil is another issue is it not? i get confused between these two terms because they seem to be used interchangeably, but i think they’re two separate entities…..can anyone elaborate further or just confirm that […]

Oil and Gas Law Question?

Monday, October 19th, 2009

My family inherited about 50 acres when my grandfather died. Since then we have been pestered by two companies, a company that wishes to timber the land, and a company that wishes to drill for natural gas. We have always ignored their advances because my family enjoys visiting the land during the summer like a […]

I have 8 acres of raw land. How can I make money off of it, beside simply selling it?

Sunday, October 18th, 2009

My grandmother has 8 acres of raw land (1.5 acres on frontage on one of the main streets in our city) that is paid for 100%. Her house is now on the land, but the zoning is going from residential to commercial, with strip malls, gas stations, apartment complexes and more. There are three lone […]

How much “stimulus money” is being spent on drilling for our own oil and gas?

Saturday, October 17th, 2009