Archive for April, 2010

why will the Democrats not let us drill for oil in Alaska or off shore?

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

America is the 3rd largest oil producing country in the world. if we started drilling in more places we can be more self-sufficient on our oil and the gas prices will be less then they are.and we will be the 1st largest producers of oil.

How much math is involved in Petroleum engineering?

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

I think this occupation is interesting and would be a nice major to go into. The fall back I have is that I am awful at math. I am good at science but I am just no good at math. Would this be worth still going into?

will the price of Natural Gas go up in comming week?

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

-The Law is on the side of the Jews. And what is on the side of the Arabs, then?

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

For some unknown reason , the Arabs are very fond of talking about something they know next to nothing about. One of these themes is that the Palestinians are entitled to the land in the West bank "according to the norms of the International Law". To make this declaration look even more ridiculous, they immediately […]

Fluid dynamics.. does anyone know the answers or how to solve these problems?

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

8) At low pressures there is a significant difference between the densities of liquids and of gases. For example, at 1 at, the densest gas known to the author is uranium hexaflouride, which has M = 352g/mol; its normal boiling point is 56.2 C, assuming that it obeys the ideal gas law. The least dense […]

What could happen if i light a small amount of petroleum distillates on fire?

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

okay so there’s this adhesive glue in my house, and it says very flammable, and on the back it says "contains petroleum distallates." so, being a pyro and all, that basically means "light me on fire." i’m planning to do it from a safe distance and take various percautionary measures, but just out of curiosity, […]

how OPEC has achieved an increase in oil price and what is the rational behind?

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

what long-run effects of this strategy might be?

inherited land in Texas has had sqwaters on it for 3 years, they have filed to keep it how do we fight it?

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

MY mother inherited a portion of 167 acres from her dad when h passed away. She lives in California. The property is in EAst Texas, the taxes were being payed by logging on the property. We just found out from a land rep that they want my mom to lease them the mineral rights on […]

Just how sweet is a barrel of light, sweet crude oil?

Friday, April 23rd, 2010

Isn’t it crude to refer to oil as sweet? What – did someone perform a taste test??

Fluid dynamics.. does anyone know the answers or how to solve these problems?

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

8) At low pressures there is a significant difference between the densities of liquids and of gases. For example, at 1 at, the densest gas known to the author is uranium hexaflouride, which has M = 352g/mol; its normal boiling point is 56.2 C, assuming that it obeys the ideal gas law. The least dense […]

Do people think that capital gains are taxed at a lower rate than 'ordinary' income?

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

I’m just wondering. Say I think it’s going to be a cold winter and also that whoever is elected President next year and whoever controls Congress will be vehemently opposed to nuclear power. As a result I think natural gas prices will double, thus daily rates for drilling equipment will double. It takes me countless […]

What is the cut off point between being a "greedy capitalist" and deserving more money?

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

I work with a socialist who always complains about "greedy capitalists" – land lords, business owners, etc. But he also complains about never getting a raise or a promotion. To me, he sounds like a greedy capitalist. So, am I right? What is the cutoff point between being a greedy capitalist and someone who deserves […]

Oil windfall tax or lift the ban on offshore oil drilling?

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

Which proposal do you support for reducing the gas price? or Do you feel that either one will have an effect on the price of gas at the pump?

How can the petroleum industry reduce petrol consumption?

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

In easy words and about three sentences how can they reduce it?

How is the price of Oil related to the price of airline tickets?

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

I think that whenever gas prices are high, airline tickets are high too, right? So if thats right then would it be smart to watch airline prices as well as prices of oil too? I just need to pay the least amount for a ticket as possible, and im wondering if this means anything.

if an owner sells land,an has an easement put on the deed to access farm land,does it pass on to new owners?

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

were buying some land for a home site the seller owns land be hide ours the is accessed through many roads that he owns the land around he wants to put an easement on our deed giving him rightto use our drive way to get to a half acre lot behind the land we are […]

Here we go! Whats your thoughts?

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

President-elect Obama’s transition chief said Sunday the incoming administration is looking to reverse President Bush’s executive orders on stem cell research, oil and gas drilling and other matters.

Is expecting and anticipating the "end of the world" healthy?

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Whenever someone asks a question regarding current events, gas prices, natural disasters, war, global warming, etc. , there’s always someone who posts something to the effect of "Well, the world’s going to end soon, anyway. Nothing really we can do about it." I’ve applied the "aw, screw it" philosphy to some of life’s problems in […]

Petroleum industries compete each other only by price?

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

Petroleum does not have design , quality, it is all same no matter what different Petroleum industry you choose. Is it only by price? How do they compete each other>?

Gas prices, crude oil prices, record profits for oil companies, what gives?

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

I was wondering what people think about crude oil futures reaching an all time high of 9 plus? This is causing gas prices to be on the brink of an all time US high. Meanwhile, the big oil companies are turning in record profits. Isn’t it about time something should be done.

Do you think the government is right for exercising eminent domain to take property owner's land in PN?

Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

For the 2,200 acre 9/11 memorial?

George Bush and the environment?

Monday, April 19th, 2010

The administration has abdicated the decades-old federal responsibility to protect native animals and plants from extinction, becoming the first not to voluntarily add a single species to the endangered species list. It has opened millions of acres of wilderness-including some of the nation’s most environmentally sensitive public lands-to logging, mining, and oil and gas drilling. […]

How could we modify the structure or composition of petroleum in order to make it a "better" gasoline?

Monday, April 19th, 2010

I’m guessing my teacher is looking for a way so we can burn petroleum more efficiently and be able to use it for more things. At least that’s what I’m hoping he means…

are prices of oil futures a reasonable way to have an idea of future oil price movement?

Monday, April 19th, 2010

I want to have an informed guess for future oil price movements for an assignment…is it a good benchmark to look at the oil futures price being traded in the market to have an estimate.

What does this literally mean nowadays?

Sunday, April 18th, 2010

NO TRESPASSING INCLUDING ALL PUBLIC OFFICIALS OR AGENTS THEREOF: This is to put you on notice that the owner or tenant of this property requires that all Public Officials abide by provisions of the Supreme Law of the Land. The Constitution of the United States of America Bill of Rights Article II : "- the […]