Archive for June, 2010

Has anyone died from the crude oil and dispersant chemicals in the Gulf Oil Spill?

Friday, June 25th, 2010

I was wonder if the crude oil has extreme enough health effects on humans to be able to kill them. Same goes for the dispersant chemicals being used, has anyone died from the crude oil and dispersant chemicals? I am thinking about going down and helping out in the gulf, but I do not want […]

What are the conditions for getting a vacation refund from British Petroleum?

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

My family was planning a vacation to Destin, Florida starting on the 25 of June and lasting for a week. How can we get a refund from the company- if we can yet. We have insurance on the house that we already paid for (in January or February), but it only applies if someone gets […]

Can you debate my opinion as to the fate of the human race?

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

What’s your opinion as to these points? Unfortunately, the human race is predisposed to failure. Here are just three of the reasons why. 1) The human race is predisposed to procrastination which means that we will never try to fix something until it’s "in our face". Even then, it has to be "absolutely" proven that […]

Is it just me, or are top Obama Administration officials resigning left and right?

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

General McCrystal (resigned) Chris Oynes, overseer of offshore oil/gas drilling (resigned) Dennis Blair, director of national intelligence (resigned) Peter Orszag, WH Budget Director (resigned) Van Jones, Green Jobs director (resigned) Now, there are talks that RAHM EMANUEL may be resigning in the next six to eight months because "he is fed up with the idealism […]

How much more taxes and royalties should we put on petroleum?

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

If the billions in tax and royalties can’t make drilling safe, how much will?

what is the price of oil produced in california right off the well ? without going to refinery?

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

I want to know if you own a producing well what will be the profits you can expect. I know it depends on oil quality and other factors but i want to know the AVERAGE price / gallon or barrel

Ohio Property Laws?

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

I know that a upper land owner cant flood out a lower land owner, But we have a farmer that dug a ditch from a road cavert that was putting water in his feild and he changed the water flow and dug a 4ft. wide and about 3 ft deep trench right to us. The […]

Is this a good time to buy DOM?

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

DOM is a massive ERI or Excess Royalty Interest located in Alabama. I bet you did not know that Alabama had gas wells. I really did not know this but they do. They are low quality coal seam wells. Dominion Resources sold these wells to Highpoint that runs them. It does not affect DOM or […]

How many times a day do you use a petroleum based product?

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

No one likes spilling it. No one likes who we import it from. No one likes the cost of fuels arbitrary fluctuations. But really,could you go even a normal day without using it a hundred times?

Drilling for Oil?

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

With so many people fighting against drilling for oil, why is it that NOBODY is bothered by drilling for gas. I don’t have a problem with either, but if you are going to cut the trees and punch the hole, what difference does it make what comes out of the ground?? Are sensitive places locales […]

ARE THESE DEFINITIONS RIGHT?

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Medieval history kinda easy if you know about medieval history? ARE THESE DEFINITIONS RIGHT? Medieval-of, relating to, or characteristic of the Middle Ages Fief-a feudal estate Hieratchy-a ruling body of clergy organized into orders or ranks each subordinate to the one above it Receive-? Feudalism- the system of political organization prevailing in Europe from the […]

If crude oil import are reported in TMT what does that stand for? 1 barrel of oil equals how many TMT?

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

If crude oil import are reported in TMT what does that stand for? 1 barrel of oil equals how many TMT? Assuming 1 metric ton equals 7.3 barrels of oil. How many barrels of oil is 13428 TMT? Yes TMT stands for thousand metric tons

How many months until the British petroleum oil spill is stopped?

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Is anyone going to argue that enough is being done to stop the 2.52 million gallon a day power wash?

Please edit my 1000wrd paper due tomorrow. (Offshore Drilling of the Coast of British Columbia)?

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

Offshore drilling is a key way to extract crude oil and gas from the earth however many people do not understand that the environmental impacts of offshore oil drilling greatly outweigh the economic benefits. For decades there has been great controversy on possible drilling off the coast of British Columbia, the David Suzeuki Foundation argues […]

What is the difference in the commodity price of oil and the price Saudi Arabia sells it for?

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Is it close to the same price? What factors influence the difference, if any?

What is the name of the bar that is right on Maho beach where you can watch the planes land?

Monday, June 21st, 2010

There is a new cool bar that I seen on the Travel Channel where you can watch the planes land on St. Maarten when they are coming into Princess Juliana Int’l Airport. Anybody know the name of the bar? For those that don’t know here it is…. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYpN9gqtwE4 (this has a picture of the bar […]

if solar energy can run the space station ,why can't it power your home?

Monday, June 21st, 2010

with the high cost of energy,0.00 a month light bills and natural gas prices for the homes in the winter time going through the roof,why shouldn’t people be able to buy solar energy systems at an affordable price.Only the people who can afford to pay the high cost of heating an air conditioning can afford […]

Do Right Wingers still think that Bush invaded Iraq to free Iraqis and NOT for OIL?

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Maybe they could explain why 4 American OIL Companies own ALL the OIL and Gas coming out of Iraq… Maybe they could explain why there is a pipeline from Iraq through Afghanistan built to convey the Oil…. Maybe they could explain why the Military protect Oil drilling in Iraq and not the people….. Maybe they […]

Petroleum Engineering, what kind of life do these people live?

Monday, June 21st, 2010

For the most part, I know what PEs do, but I don’t know how they do it. Are PEs constantly moving from home to home, or are they settled in one city, but travel every once and a while. Do they get to enjoy a social life. What about family, do they get to see […]

Is land ownership the enemy of freedom?

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

"We call ourselves the "party of principle," and we base property rights on the principle that everyone is entitled to the fruits of his labor. Land, however, is not the fruit of anyone’s labor, and our system of land tenure is based not on labor, but on decrees of privilege issued from the state, called […]

Is it wrong to refer to BP by British Petroleum?

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

When going to the site of the company on the net, I have not found "British Petroleum".

How oil derricks worked in the 1800-1900's?

Sunday, June 20th, 2010

I was watching a movie last night (There will be blood) and there was a part where there were drilling for oil, and some natural gas came out of the ground, then what looked to be water, and then it was flames in with the oil. Then the characters took some dynamite to stop the […]

Why is there no price ceiling on the price of oil?

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

Why Doesn’t the government impose a price ceiling on the cost of oil?

Why crude oil price dropped, but gas price at pump is up?

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

Is there any regulations with the oil/gas company or gas stations? Crude oil propped below in the past month and now at below /barrel. In the mean time, the price at the pump raised from .79 to .85/gal for regular 87 octane. I remember few yrs ago at /barrel, the price at pump was around […]

What dog breed would be right for me?

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

Saile wants a big dog that is reasonable to train at a young age, can be used for bird hunting as well as tracking imposters on a few acres of land, is fun to play with even if it plays mean, has to do well in the kind of weather and temperatures that occur every […]