Archive for March, 2010

How efficient is a car powered by petroleum?

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

I am doing a project in class and for the life of me I cannot find any information. My project is about how efficient is a wind/battery powered car and now I have to find wind efficiency vs. petroleum efficiency. Please help!

Why did Canada's Gov't allow oil drilling in the arctic?

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

Please know first hand I am not criticizing Canada! but my vegan friend, who is trying to talk me out of visiting Inuvik, Northwest Territories keeps bashing the Inuit for not RESISTING the oil and natural glass exploitation of the north, and for agreeing to the construction fo the Dempster Highway. In contrast, my vegan […]

Buying land on terms. VERY IMPORTANT! Thanks.?

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010

I found a great deal. There is 40 acres for ,000. Here is the thing. I am going to graduate college this December. I have been looking at this land for 5 months now. The land has hills right by the rocky mountains. Unless have 4×4, can only access half of the year. I plan […]

What is the salary of a petroleum engineer and what are their hours if I have a family?

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

and will I have time to hunt if I decided to become one?

good oil and gas university for study?

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

it does not matter where just i need the information or name of university that can be easy to go and study for me.i am intersted to engineering or drilling and to inform you i am from iran and i think its going to be a bit hard for me to apply or find that […]

What causes the phenomenon of high oil price from 50 odd per barrel to over USD146 in just a year?

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

Was it simply due to supply and demand or there is a hidden conspiracy?

Do the Tea Partiers remind of you of the Revolutionary Patriots?

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

I’ve been reading a lot about the Revolution, and the Tea Partiers DEFINITELY remind me of the Patriots: – Wide variety of professions from farmers to artisans to wealthy land-owners. They were the common man, and these low-class to middle-class people didn’t like their economic situation, especially the British taxation. – They hated the taxes. […]

GAS vs. ELECTRIC water heater differences?

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

Today, I changed my gas water heater with an electric model because the gas unit was leaking! =:-o This electric 40 gallon home water heater is seemingly keeping up with my current hot water needs. Aside from the expected cost savings (with the price of natural gas staying on it’s record-high pace) what "differences" should […]

How much petro can get in a barrel of crude oil?

Monday, March 29th, 2010

can anyone tell me that how mnay petro can be refined in a barrel of crude oil?

Can I achieve my Masters in Petroleum Engineering?

Monday, March 29th, 2010

If I have a BS in Geology, can I go on to get a Masters in Petroleum Engineering. Im about to graduate with a BS in Geology and want to become a Petroleum Engineer. My school didnt offer a BS in Petroleum Engineering so I decided to do Geology. So, can I achieve a Masters […]

Oil and gas industry. Who out there is working on a rig in the US.?

Monday, March 29th, 2010

If so please let me know where and if you are short handed. I am qualified to work any position. I made the mistake of consulting that last for a short while. I have pushing experience (2 years) but I think companies refrain from hiring ex consultants for fear they will jump if that opportunity […]

bill of rights….?

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

true or false 1. a district attorney may file murder charges on his or her own. 2. any person accused of a crime has the right to a jury trial. 3. in general, citizens may say whatever they feel needs to be said. 4. each state has a right t omaintain armed forces such as […]

What is the Christian explanation for Petroleum?

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

I mean its organic and very very old! It cannot produced within 6000 years! So what does Christians have to say about it? What do they say it is?

Does anyone think that oil and gas tax breaks are corporate welfare

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

The purpose of these tax breaks is to encourage oil companies to explore for and drill for new oil. The recent revelation that the oil companies are using their profits to buy back there own stock to increase its value, rather than drilling new wells or upgrading and purchasing new equipment runs contrary to the […]

Will the price of oil drop after Obama is president?

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

He want’s to end the war in Iraq and negotiate with Iran. Will this be helpful in reducing the cost of oil? Despite all the recent talk of soaring prices at the pump, political and economic pundits rarely mention the impact of war and political instability in the Middle East on the skyrocketing price of […]

Do you think we face an energy crisis & if so how are you preparing?

Sunday, March 28th, 2010

Oil is above per barrel. The price of natural gas, an energy source and important industrial feedstock, is also rising. Americans seem to be struggling with the high cost of fuel for their cars and homes. The cost of food and energy are rising which elevates the cost of living. The dollar is falling around […]

does the dog owner have the right to make me get rid of my dog part 2?

Saturday, March 27th, 2010

i want to thank everyone for your advice to answer questions yes animal control was contacted and at this point unfortunatly the police cant help my land lord just informed me that i must get rid of my dogs please know my dogs are not violent by any means why my boxer attacked their dog […]

Oil prices down, gas prices stay the same?

Saturday, March 27th, 2010

I live in the Tampa Bay Area in Central Florida. Thanks to hurricane Ike last week, the gas stations decided to raise prices at least a quarter a gallon. Ike is gone and drilling has restarted these past few days yet even though oil has fallen to today, the prices at the pump have remained […]

What substance from crude oil is used in catalytic cracking to produce petroleum?

Saturday, March 27th, 2010

I am in a science lesson and need quick answers. Thanks to all who answer

Can I suit landlord for privacy invasion?

Friday, March 26th, 2010

My land lord has told my neighbors that I am a drug dealer, and much more about my payment of my rent that also may not be true. I had an agreement with the now dead owner over repairs and hotel costs, that paid the rent until October of last year. She has told the […]

Are we biting the hand that feeds us? In looking for alternative gas that still needs gas to work in corn gas?

Friday, March 26th, 2010

How can we fight global warming and look for alternative gas when corn gas still needs gasoline to work? Are we going about it the wrong way? With all the mordern technology we could drill for oil and gas with out mess around with the environment. Which we should do because it would be very […]

If we we start drilling offshore for oil and the price of oil still continues to rise……?

Friday, March 26th, 2010

who or what will we next start blaming for the problem? It’s always someone else’s fault for the continuing escalation of oil prices, so if offshore drilling doesn’t lower prices, someone else will have to take the blame.

Economics – Coal & Gas?

Friday, March 26th, 2010

Technological changes in coal production and increases in the price of natural gas would cause the price of coal to: a. rise b. fall c. remain the same d. either rise or fall depending on the magnitude of the changes e. follow the movement in the price of natural gas. ==== I chose d. As […]

when natural petroleum is going to be exhausted?

Friday, March 26th, 2010

where are the natural resources mine for petroleum products and their expected capacity?

I need to find a substitute for crude oil instead of reel crude oil for a photo shoot?

Friday, March 26th, 2010

I need to find a substitute for crude oil instead of reel crude oil for a photo shoot . it needs to have all the same look and colour and properties but won’t die hair or be dangerous to put on skin . as the model will be drenched in it its quite important. If […]