Archive for February, 2011

If Gas Got To $10.00 Per Gallon Would Liberals Want To Drill For Oil ? ?

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Lets say we were CUT OFF from getting any oil from a foreign country all the sudden. Gas prices jumped to .00 a gal. Would Liberals want to Drill our oil here then? Even though we would have to wait for it for several years to ten years? What if the President at the time […]

Considering the rising price of oil, why doesn't Obama think it wise to at prevent the Iranians ?

Monday, February 21st, 2011

or some other nation from seizing the Iraqi oil fields?

What are the job prospects after doing PhD in petroleum engineering?

Monday, February 21st, 2011

I do not want to work as a professor after doing PhD in petroleum engineering. I want to work for a petroleum company. Is this possible?

US energy savings corp scam

Monday, February 21st, 2011

Can anyone tell me who I call when US energy saving corp scammed me. They promised cheaper gas price when they knock on my door, now they are charging 10 times what I pay for my regular natural gas. I already canceled my account but they are making me paying for 2 months of their […]

Would putting the Dalai Lama back in power really "Free Tibet"?

Monday, February 21st, 2011

Pradyumna Karan, sympathetic to the old order, admits that "a great deal of real estate belonged to the monasteries, and most of them amassed great riches. . . . In addition, individual monks and lamas were able to accumulate great wealth through active participation in trade, commerce, and money lending." A Tibetan lord would often […]

Why does Pelosi want a tax increase vote but no vote on oil drilling?

Monday, February 21st, 2011

Nancy Pelosi has called for a 10cent tax increase on gas because of a lack of revenue, due to a reduction of use. This was kept as covert as a congressional session could be, night session, so why if there is a lack of revenue would she not let Americans vote on drilling. She has […]

What type of oil is the most similar to crude oil?

Monday, February 21st, 2011

I’m doing a project about oil spills and I would like to find oil that is the most similar to crude oil. Gasoline? Vegetable oil? Used motor oil? Olive oil? Etc.

Is graphite a liquid fraction from petroleum?

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

Please explain. I also have another question (multiple choice): When water is added to dilute sulphuric acid what could be the pH of the resulting solution? A. 8 B.6 C.4 D.2 Thanks.

Is this a good essay?..dont worry its not long?

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

The Reconstruction of the Civil War Reconstruction at this point in time was the single most important thing in this era. Not only did President Johnson have to worry about uniting the union but he also had to think about the 3.5 million freed slaves living in the south. This plan for reconstruction gives people […]

SHOULD ENVIRONMENTALIST groups LET AMERICA DRILL FOR OIL NOW?

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

With America record snow and cold records, Home heating cost up, Gas 4 dollars a gallon, and Would America drilling it`s own oil again ,shorten the war in Iraq?

An increase in the price of imported oil leads to a:?

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

a)positive demand shock b)negative demand shock. c)positive supply shock. d)negative supply shock.

how do you get the petroleum smell off of squeeze balls?

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

I purchased squeeze balls from Oriental Trading – and the smell of gas on them is horrible. The balls are loved by the kids – but their hands stink after and most have headaches. HELP!

Why don't Democrats and Republicans do this?

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

Democrats concede to allow the USA to build 5-10 Nuclear Power Plants. The power plants would be built in areas that can get the most use out of the energy and in places that the heaviest reliance on coal and natural gas. They also concede to allow more drilling for oil (in shallower water were […]

Is it right for me to pay $760.01 for school tax, while illegal immigrants pay none?

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

Today I have to pay 0.01 for a school tax. All land owners in Texas pay this. I also have to buy school supplies, WAY more than my child will use in 1 year, this is done EVERY year. They seriously request 500 pencils! Anyway back to topic. Is it fair for us Americans to […]

Is my math correct? With this modest estimate, could drilling in ANWR?

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

equal over 5 years of our current total oil production? Read here: http://www.anwr.org/backgrnd/potent.html here is a small synopsis: Although little oil and gas exploration has taken place in ANWR……. (65 miles west of the coastal plains)…..Milne Point, and Kuparuk oil fields are currently in production. Approximately 1.5 million barrels of oil a day are produced […]

How do you get a Petroleum Jelly stain out of a shirt??

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Does this make you think differently of the Bill of Rights?

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Perhaps a little bit of role playing, but does doing the following change the way you view the Bill of Rights? Imagine two groups in front of you, One group is the People, the other group is Government. Now read the Bill of Rights out loud (including this portion of the Preamble), as if you […]

Why don't we drill our oil and gas reserves here now so we will not be so dependent on outside oil?

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Yes I know studies show that we only have enough to last the country for 120 years, but those reports did not include the oil shale find in the northern midwest. This is going to be big and China has bought a one third stake in it. Just seems it’s here and we need it […]

where can I find the price of oil per gallon?

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Where can I find out the price of oil per gallon online?

How much untapped crude oil is there in the US?

Friday, February 18th, 2011

I heard a news report some years ago that if we utilized every drop of oil that is in the US it would only last us for one year. But I read other reports on the internet say that we have one of the largest untapped oil supplies in the world.

Is it okay to use Petroleum Jelly to grease pans or fry stir fry if im out of vegetable oil?

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

Im all out of butter too…

if you lease lang (without paying) can you legally kick someone off the land?

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

The owner of the land who lived locally and kept up with it all passed away a few years back and now it is his kids that own it yet they live out of state. They don’t really care for the property or what goes on with it. A local man and his father claim […]

Just Why Won't Pelosi And Many other Democrats Let Us Drill For Our Own Oil?

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

The Chinese drill for oil just 47 miles from our borders, ANWAR has been refused, and I believe the Democratic Senate and congress will block the new find in the Northwestern part of the States. Are Democrats for the "common man" or is that just a story? Higher gas and oil prices really are detrimental […]

A typical home in the northern US might require 120 MBtu of heat for the average winter. HELP!?

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

a. If this heat were supplied by a natural gas furnace operating at 60 percent efficiency, how many cubic feet of gas would need to be purchased? b. At a cost of 0.90/ccf, what would it cost to heat this house for one season? c. If a new 80 percent efficient furnace could be installed […]

I have to write a report on using biopiles to treat petroleum contaminated soil?

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

I have started and am looking at the various set up available but I got stuck and wondered if anyone had ideas