Archive for August, 2010

What South American nation has the western hemisphere's largest reserves of petroleum?

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

Please answer only if you know.

Suffrage, Presidency, Women finish last again?

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

American women’s right to vote came after blacks, whose right to vote came after white non-land-owners. Will women be last, again, for American presidency?

How can I profit/benefit from OIL Drilling off my coast?

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

I have to deal with the traffic and the increased ‘Seepage’ on my beaches. Oh, and I get nothing–> Just increased gas prices. Sign me up! Wake up people, you will not benefit one iota from Drilling More Oil off the coast of California. Nothing, I repeat NOTHING will STOP THE PRICE OF GAS FROM […]

What are your answers to this question regarding crude oil alternatives?

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

What do you think are the implications of crude oil, politics and its effects on the progress of crude oil alternatives?

Use a demand and supply diagram to show the price of oil following investment in oil production facilities?

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Does the demand curve shift to the left or right? Because I believe the P1 goes up and Q1 move to the right. I am just follow the supply law. Help me please

When people stereotype blacks is being bad and hispanics as being thugs or no good?

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Who’s the one that went around the world on a killing spree and talking land away from right-full owners? Who’s the robbers now?

what is a JIP report in petroleum industry?

Monday, August 30th, 2010

I have to work on a mini project for oil and gas. I would like to know what is a JIP report.

Is peak oil just a myth?

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Sir Richard Branson and fellow leading businessmen will warn ministers this week that the world is running out of oil and faces an oil crunch within five years. http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2010/feb/07/branson-warns-peak-oil-close Mr. Gabrielli, the CEO of Petrobras, gave a presentation in December 2009 in which he shows world oil capacity, including biofuels, peaking in 2010 due to […]

Why cap-and-trade sucks?

Monday, August 30th, 2010

From what I gather, this Cap & Trade policy will not have all that great of an effect on the economy, for example, it will: Destroy an average of 1-3 million jobs, every year Raise inflation-adjusted gasoline prices by 74 percent Raise residential natural gas prices by 55 percent Raise an average family’s annual energy […]

what can i expect as a petroleum supply specialist in the army?

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

i know most about it in general, i just joined the army and i leave to basic soon, what exciting things do i come across in this job?

This is a question about surrendering a life insurance police, but I have a problem.?

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

I have a dynamic life insurance policy that I was told I could surrender and use for my daughters college fund. The amount is nearly 00. I am the owner of the policy and I am the one who is insured. Here is the problem: I got the papers in the mail that I need […]

Is everyone so happy that Barack Obama & Liberal Democrats finally! see the light on Offshore Drilling =) ?

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

High gas prices can be linked to job loss… and job loss to high gas prices. When oil is in abundance, oil makes gas, and gas goes into our cars “so we can get to work” (Common sense) Drilling American oil “creates jobs” and keeps the profits here at home in America, duh. Aren’t you […]

With oil price of $90/bbl what will happen to the stock market?

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

How would the stock market go during the next week and/ month? What will happen to the technology sector? What about the telecommunication companies? How their stocks will perform?

What is the starting salary for petroleum graduate engineers in Canada?

Saturday, August 28th, 2010

What is the salary in different parts of Canada like Saskatchewan, Calgary, Edmonton etc.

How did you approach a land owner to buy that piece of property?

Saturday, August 28th, 2010

We have found a piece of land we are interesting in buying, but don´t know the right approach when asking the owner about it. Does anyone out there want to share their similar experience?

Will drilling offshore in Florida help to drastically lower gas prices?

Saturday, August 28th, 2010

President George W. Bush urged Congress to overturn a 26-year ban on offshore oil drilling in the U.S. (West Florida – Gulf of Mexico) to petroleum exploration and explained that these moves would "take pressure off gas prices over time by expanding the amount of American-made oil and gasoline." John McCain made a similar appeal […]

Why is the total volume of petroleum products made from crude oil > the volume of crude oil you started with?

Saturday, August 28th, 2010

> = "greater than" "you" = "the refiner or refinery" Short way to ask the same Q: Why is there a volumetric gain when processing crude oils through a refinery? TWH 08182006 Total mass out in products< Total mass in as crude oil Total volume out of products> Total volume in as crude oil note:mass […]

Since 2007 US Oil “Consumption” has gone “DOWN” by about 219 Million barrels. Shouldn’t price of gas be lower?

Saturday, August 28th, 2010

According to an Energy Information Administration (EIA) chart at: http://www.eia.doe.gov/emeu/steo/pub/gifs/Fig14.gif US petroleum consumption has actually gone "DOWN" but I keep hearing the laws [theories] of "supply and demand" meaning if demand goes up the price goes up, yet the US demand has been going down since 2007 why isn’t the price down? It’s still about […]

What is the efficiency of refining petroleum?

Friday, August 27th, 2010

Please show references or proof of your claim. Thanks but those do not have the efficiencies of refining petroleum. I am looking a percentage of usable energy after refining over total energy before refining. You know, analogous to the ‘refining’ efficiency of hydrogen from water, 80-94% (6-20% loss due to inefficiencies, heat, etc.).

who is the right owner of land on israel and palatine?

Friday, August 27th, 2010

every time land problem which is which?

How is it going to help the present high price of gas if we allow drilling off the coast and it will take four

Friday, August 27th, 2010

or five years to produce any oil and then the price will only drop four or five cents! This doesn’t make any sense!

How can gas companies not lower their gas prices even though the price of a barrel of oil dropped $10.00.?

Friday, August 27th, 2010

I’ve watched the price of a barrel of oil drop over the past 2 weeks but the cost of gas remains the same.Is this because Labor Day is coming up and they want one big last gouge before travel season ends?

What do you use to clean the posts on the battery? Does petroleum jelly help afterwards?

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

I used petr. jelly before and the battery went dead. Thanks comrades!

Why is land usually said to be the best way to become rich, but we never see a Real Estate Person as…?

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

The RICHEST man on the planet? We have great financial figures stating that land is the best way to aquire wealth: “Land is the basis of all wealth.” –Adam Smith “Don’t wait to buy land, Buy land and wait. Find out where the people are going and buy the land before they get there.” –Will […]

Do people agree with Rhandi Rhodes that oil prices are high because of speculation?

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

"Combined, oil and gas companies hold leases to nearly 68 million acres of federal land that are not producing oil and gas. The 68 million acres of leased, inactive federal land could produce an additional 4.8 million barrels of oil and 44.7 billion cubic feet of natural gas each day. That would nearly double total […]