Archive for August, 2011

How to get petroleum jelly out of a delicate light gray shirt??!?

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

I accidentally got petroleum jelly on my brand new New York shirt from Maurice’s! It is a light gray color and made out of50% polyester and 50% cotton. How to get it out?!?!?

Should we drill more for gas and oil in the U.S.A.?

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

It has been reported that we have enough oil and gas to last for a 100 years; using today’s technology.

Why are crude oil prices not reflected at the pump?

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Ok, reading the news today it shows that crude oil prices have dropped dramaticly this year.As of today it is 86.63 dollars per barrel. The highest price per barrel this year was 113.93. Thats a pretty damn big difference. Now why isnt it showing at the pump at all?

Does petroleum jelly make your hair grow?

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

I’ve been medicating my scalp with it for about 3 nights now after I got my relaxer and wrapping it up at night. I’ve noticed it’s gotten more healthy looking, and softer. This girl in my class even came up to me feeling my hair saying "It’s so soft!". So will the petroleum jelly make […]

Was the earthquake in Hawaii do to deep water drilling for oil, and was the Virginia earthquake due to frackin?

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Lots of drilling for natural gas (fracking) where this unusual earthquake appeared.

If Natural Gas is the pollution free energy to get us off of oil why is Obama and gang trying to stop it?

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

If we move to ethanol then the price of corn is going to go through the roof. Doesn’t Obama care about food prices? Why not let the market decide which energy is best. Right now the market is moving towards Natural Gas. Why don’t the Demonrats mind their own business? Its pollution free compared to […]

what are exploration blocks in regard to oil drilling?

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Im trying to write an essay on oil drilling in florida and keep coming across the term exploration block. Here’s an example: Iraq plans to auction 12 "exploration blocks", believed to contain mostly gas reserves, in November as part of the country’s efforts to capture natural gas for electricity generation, the country’s oil minister said […]

Can a geotechnical engineer pursue a career in petroleum engineering?

Monday, August 29th, 2011

Hi, I am currently a junior pursuing a civil engineering degree. However, after working for a petroleum engineering company, I became extremely interested in the petroleum engineering field. The problem is my university does not offer this as a major. I was just wondering, does anyone know if it would better my chances of being […]

Do you want all domestic oil and gas drilling to cease?

Monday, August 29th, 2011

Because that is exactly what Bachmann has proposed with her promise to kill US oil and gas jobs. http://www.wtrg.com/rigs_graphs/short/rigus.gif tonalc: Works just fine for me. You obviously "Can’t see" what you don’t want to see. keith: As CIC, it was Boy George’s duty to separate the lies from the facts. He didn’t even attempt to […]

What are the courses a petroleum engineer should take?

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

i mean courses like programming and these stuff. i am a student now at Cairo University and need to know what to courses to take to be a good petroleum enginner when i graduate i mean additional skills, for example course in PIPESIM…..

Hey Conservatives: Why are the price of gas sooooooooooo high….. & ….. who r pushing to drill in the USA?

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Percentage of foreign owned: Petroleum and coal products manufacturing – 25% Petroleum refineries (including integrated) – 25%

How many barrels of water required to refine a barrel of average crude oil?

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

I’ve heard everything from 10 to 100. Is there a range? (Does heavy crude require xxx while light crude require x?) Specifically I am wondering about a refinery like the Irving Oil Refinery in Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. It apparently refines 300 000 bpd, shipped in from somewhere…anybody know where? Thanks

Can you put pure petroleum jelly on your dry face skin?

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Ok so i just wanna know if you can put pure petroleum jelly on your face if its dry? Will it make my skin softer? Will it get rid of the dryness? Will it make my face kinda greasy? Any suggestions?

If liberals would let us drill more oil, wouldnt this lower gas prices and promote job growth?

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

But noo, we have to plant trees and not offshore drill because of the environment:O! Oh yea, i forgot al gore took the liberty of inventing the internet haha

Is double majoring in petroleum engineering and Japanese language doable?

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

I really want to have a masters degree in petroleum engineering and a bachelors degree in the Japanese language. Is something like this hard to do?

Do you believe that dipping into our oil reserves to lower gas prices is dangerous for our nation.?

Friday, August 26th, 2011

These oil reserves have been held back for an emergency. i.e. If the nation has to mobilize for a war or to react to a natural disaster. What if we use up our reserves in an era where drilling for new oil is prohibited. Incidentally. Gas prices in San Franscisco are .25 a gallon…highest in […]

Is Obama helping the price of gas go up? And will effect the everyday regular American Citizen?

Friday, August 26th, 2011

I believe YES to both questions. This how stupid – evil – socialist ideologue – Anti-American our President is: Obama Bashes Carbon, But Never Corn In a truly ridiculous move, President Obama yesterday sent a letter to Capitol Hill urging Congress to eliminate “unwarranted” tax breaks for the oil and gas industry. This comes on […]

Is petroleum engineering an easy major? Will I be able to work as a petroleum engineer right after getting the?

Friday, August 26th, 2011

major? and if yes, will I be able to apply to med school if I get a petroleum engineering major? thanks!

in a particular region of Niger Delta, 18 rigs were employed in oil and gas exploration activities for a?

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

particular year. if the probability of oil discovery 0.3. find how much oil is likely to be discovred given that at least 100, 000 bars of oil will be strucked in any discovery and each rig is employed to drill six wells in the year. state all your assumptions

is it posible to make a crude oil engine with better range then diesel?

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

is ther more enrgy in a dop of crude oil then diesel but then water has more energy then petrol. then do you think it is posible one day to have vehicles running on pure crude oil with really really long range. you would just need much bigger heavy duty spark plugs. what do you […]

Why did the United States shift from coal to petroleum and natural gas when we have much larger reserves of co?

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

Why did the United States shift from coal to petroleum and natural gas when we have much larger reserves of coal that of the two hydrocarbon fuels?

Under Bush, He announced more drilling and released oil from the SPR and gas prices dropped. Why wont Hussein?

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Do the same?

Do you think this career plan is realistic?

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Alright after college I plan on becoming a Petroleum Landman and doing that for about 5 years, then become an independent landman and do that for about 3 years, and after that gather some investors and start my own oil and gas exploration company….my main goal is to be making 7 figures by the time […]

Are home energy prices (natural gas and electricity) rising in the US?

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Here in Ireland we have 3 private energy companies and 1 semi-State energy company. They are all increasing their prices from September, about 12% on electricity and 21% on natural gas. Not sure about home heating oil. They say this is because natural gas and electricity prices on the international markets are increasing. But what […]

How would a trend toward alternative sources of energy, such as solar energy, affect the petroleum-producing?

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

How would a trend toward alternative sources of energy, such as solar energy, affect the petroleum-producing countries of Southwest Asia? Please help. This is for a Document-Based Question for World Geography.