Archive for September, 2010

What is the difference between trap and seal, in petroleum geology ?

Saturday, September 25th, 2010

Can I break my apartment lease, Pressure Regulator Station built too close breaking city code?

Friday, September 24th, 2010

The fire department told me that Pressure Regulator Stations had to be at least 300 feet away from a residential structure, from my mesurements the station is about 165 feet away from the apartment complex i live in. These stations are known to impact the enviroment in negative ways because of the toxins released and […]

If your subdivision Promise a jr. olypimic pool and only has a small pool should lower home owner’s fees?

Friday, September 24th, 2010

I live in a subdivision where the homeowners fees are 0 per year, the contract says for a jr. oylimpic pool however the pool goes from 3ft-5ft with no lanes, this is not the pool promised and it is clear that the people who wrote the goa rules violated their own codes, I want to […]

What happens to the vaccum created due to Crude oil being pumped out?

Friday, September 24th, 2010

Crude is being pumped out like there is infinite resources. What happens to the empty spaces created?

What can i use instead of vaseline or other petroleum jelly?

Friday, September 24th, 2010

I am making a mask of my face with plaster strips, and im wondering if i can use something else so the hairs dont rip out. butter maybe? i dont have the jelly

How do you think each of the following affected the world price of oil?

Friday, September 24th, 2010

How do you think each of the following affected the world price of oil? a) A major war began in the oil rich Middle East. b) The Alaskan oil pipeline was completed. c) People drove less. d) Oil was discovered in the North Sea.

Why is the Bush Administrations answer for high gas prices always to drill offshore and in Alaska?

Friday, September 24th, 2010

It seems easier just to stop starting fights with all the countries that have the oil (Iraq, Iran, Venezuela) than to tear apart our natural reserves and risk damaging what little is left of our countrys natural beauty. Any thoughts? Supply and demand is apopular answer and Republicans think the best answer is to drill […]

Will the economy have any chance of improvement if McCain is elected?

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

NO.Commodity Futures Modernization Act http://www.texasobserver.org/article.php?aid=2767 In December 2000, when U.S. Senate rushed to pass the government reauthorization bill, the Senate tacked on a complex, 262-page amendment at the urging of Texas Sen. Phil Gramm. Gramm promised that the amendment — also known as the Commodity Futures Modernization Act — along with other landmark legislation he […]

who is in the right here?

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

I moved into a house in Michigan about 4 months ago and recently found out it was not turned into a rental and no inspection was done, Further the person who rented it to me is not the owner the owner is in Tia Land and her morgage does not allow renters,, What can i […]

Should we at least imprison the president of british petroleum for the oil spill?

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

I’m sick of dis company BP getting away with killing an entire ecosystem! Will anyone from dat oil sucking giant at least be imprisoned for life far lettin dis happen? Dis oil giant need to pay out 100% of their profits for reparing the gulf ecosystem. TO HELL WITH BP!

Gas?!?!?!?!?!?

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

If gas is getting so expensive and government wants to do something about it, then why dont we just lift the oil drilling laws for maybe 3 to 4 months? I mean, the environmentalist can do only so much and also, i know its a big thing about the moose mating, but i mean, COME […]

What are the basic factors of production in the petroleum industry?

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

I'm CLUELESS in regards to anything before the interview… How to land a chance at a job?

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

I’m currently looking at Bed, Bath, and Beyond; JoAnn Fabrics; Michael’s Crafts; A couple of grocery stores; Dunkin Donuts; and will add to the list if I can think of anyone else who may be hiring. -How do I verify (I found most of these positions in online listings from God knows when, and vague […]

Is the government going to pass another stimulas package to drive back up the price of oil ?

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Last time oil went to nearly 0 dollars a barrel and the value of the dollar immediately dropped against other major currencies. Is this a plan to go to a new one world currency? Ruin the dollar to go to a new better one?

30 days Plan to resemble a command economy in 30 days: free market and progress for all?

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Rockwell’s Thirty-Day Plan By Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. When Eastern Europe broke free in 1989, we all realized just how little thought had been given to the transition from socialism to capitalism. Mises had told us the collapse was coming, and we should have been prepared. As America comes to resemble a command economy, we […]

Is anyone finally more suspicious of the big oil companies since the price of gas dropped back below $2.00?

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Since 2003, we have seen a gradual increase in the price of Gas at the pumps. Then, in 2005, after Hurricane Katrina and Rita, the prices soared to phenomenally huge prices, both at the pump and wholesale per barrel. In some cases the prices were increasing by 200%. Simultaneously, many of the Oil companies where […]

Why shouldn't the petroleum resources be gathered in all states while we continue to look hard at alternatives

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

There are states that do not allow drilling but they want to use the petroleum resources from the states that produce it and they generally get the resource at the same price as the producing state residents. I’m for protecting the enviroment but there are people trying to exist on limited income that were having […]

Do u realy HAVE to beleive the israeli excuses for the GENOCIDE in Gaza ,or can u have ur OWN opinion?

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

Can u look at the FACTS ,numbers & live PHOTOS coming from Gaza and have ur OWN conclusion as to what REALY israel is doing against the UNARMED Palestinian ppl without being TERRORISED with the famous "Anti Semetic" word (by the way,Arabs r also SEMETIC race), Or do u have to take what the israeli […]

where can i get tanker freight rates to ship crude oil from novorossiysk to odessa?

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

I’ve got to ship a certain amount of crude oil from the Russian port of Novorossiysk to the Ukraininan port of Odessa. Where can i get information on how much it will cost? at least approximately (I expect to get figures in dollars per ton)

List 5 ways in which sports have influenced petroleum technology?

Monday, September 20th, 2010

I have no clue how sports influenced petro technology. The only thing I know that influenced the industry is the guy who came up with the idea of directional drilling from a milkshake. I have no idea on how to answer this. Please Help.

Why do we pay for gas at all? Oil companies = extortion?

Monday, September 20th, 2010

Considering we already subsidize its exploration, drilling and refining with tax dollars, and it is a resource from public lands to begin with. And considering it’s such of tantamount importance to our economy so they say … seems like what the oil companies are doing therefore is called "EXTORTION"

Why is USO falling as the oil price rises?

Monday, September 20th, 2010

The price of oil has risen by at least per barrel over the past days, yet the USO ETF has fallen 2-3% in this time. What’s going on? I thought USO was supposed to track the price of oil.

Celebrating 60 years of occupation, Will the Israelis give back occupied land?

Monday, September 20th, 2010

to its original owners? or will they keep manuevering to keep it to the end of time? What about millions of Pals in refugee camps? what about the pals who fled the war zone for their lives? What about the daily violation of human rights? What about the daily killing of civilians in Gaza and […]

How much cleaner is a biodiesel vehicle than a petroleum vehicle?

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

Im thinking of going biodiesel but i dont know how much cleaner for the environment it is.

Why is no one calling high gas prices what they are, a TAX on the middle class?

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

The democrats and our hero Obama has said high gas prices are good?$&^&$$^&$! and he would have preferred a gradual rise in price. The democrats refuse to drill for new oil and gas. The congress has done nothing to address the issue and its affect on the middle class. Its obviously being done on purpose […]