Archive for the 'Crude Oil' Category

What are the stages which crude oil goes through between extraction and being given to the user?

Tuesday, April 10th, 2012

I need to find out the specific processes and stages that crude oil goes through before it is given to the consumer, i already know how a fractional distillator works.

What would happen to crude oil if we never pumped it out of the ground?

Saturday, March 24th, 2012

Would it keep building up under there until the entire inner-Earth was crude oil and exploded? Would it degrade into anything else ever or remain forever?

How does cracking of crude oil increase the amount of useful products from crude oil?

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

How does cracking of crude oil increase the amount of useful products from crude oil? Heya, I am trying to find out how cracking of crude oil increases the amount of useful products from crude oil as asked above as I am unsure.. .. Please can somebody answer this for me … ?? Thankyouuuu xxxx

What are the medical uses of crude oil?

Monday, September 12th, 2011

I need help with my research for a GCSE project about crude oil. Thank you. what are the medical uses of petrochemicals?

Companies along the coasts that buy crude oil from outside the US?

Friday, September 9th, 2011

HI, does anyone know companies that buy crude oil from outside the US, especially along the coast; Louisiana, Houston, etc Thanks a lot for your response.

How do crude oil prices drop and gas prices go up?

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

I keep hearing in context of the middle east and in particular Libya, that crude oil prices are dropping for the barrel. I dont understand why gas prices are rising if that’s the case?

How has Crude Oil had detrimental effects on the Enhanced Greenhouse Effect?

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

I’m just in the process of writing an essay for an upcoming Geography assessment and i was wondering if anyone could help me in this area. I can’t seem to find much useful information on the internet on how Crude Oil and Petroleum has had an effect on the Enhanced Greenhouse Effect. Any useful links […]

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?

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

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 […]

Suppose the price elasticity of supply for crude oil is 2.5. How much would price have to rise to increase pro?

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Suppose the price elasticity of supply for crude oil is 2.5. How much would price have to rise to increase production by 20 percent?

For how much do oil companies in Mexico produces crude oil for?

Saturday, August 20th, 2011

Hi I am doing a project. I need to find the production price of crude oil in Mexico for the oil corporation, Pemex. Can someone help me with this please? Would really appreciate it. Any links please provide.

How do crude oil prices drop and gas prices go up?

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

I keep hearing in context of the middle east and in particular Libya, that crude oil prices are dropping for the barrel. I dont understand why gas prices are rising if that’s the case?

What is the relationship between inventories and price of crude oil?

Sunday, August 14th, 2011

And if price of oil goes up, would we say bullish or bearish ? With respect to the recovery ? Can anyone also tell me what are the differences of each type of crude oil ?

How does crude oil form in contrast to the formation of coal and formation of natural gases?

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

I know that fossil fuels are formed by biomass, and heat and pressure, but what factors will make turn into crude oil, and what factors will make it turn into coal e.g. talking about natural formation

How much crude oil is used in the production of paper from recycled materials?

Monday, March 28th, 2011

Also, how much is used in the production of products made from new materials?

Whats the safest way to clean up a crude oil spill in the sea.?

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Gack! I have a project on oil spills, and i can’t find ANY info on how to clean them up. Links, info, or anything else would be greatly aprreciated! Thanks!

Biodiesel question- about E10 and shortage of crude oil?

Monday, March 21st, 2011

how does the introduction of E10 help with the potential shortage of crude oil? thankies!

petroleum crude oil equal to what metric tonne per barrel?

Saturday, March 19th, 2011

what is the equivalent in metric tonne for petroleum crude oil in barrels ? reply at the earliest What is the standard specification /parameters for good quality petroleum crude oil as per international/Geological experts ? Please let me know full details

Who is getting rich on the oil price spike?

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Lean forward & bend over, You know Obama is letting the speculators rake it at the expense of the middle class. Palin has the right idea, drill baby drill What is Obama waiting for?

How much will the price of oil increase because of the tsunami?

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Seems like whenever something happens, no matter what it is, they use as an excuse to raise the price of oil. They have us over a barrel and are playing ‘hide the wienie’ with us.

What is the coast of refining crude oil ? ?

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

How many gallons of gasoline is made from 1 barrel of crude oil ? How much does it cost to make it ?

Do you remember Bush was buying oil in 08 when the price was skyrocketing?

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

Bush actively contributed to the rise in oil prices in 08 by spending billions of taxpayer dollars on oil to fill up the strategic petroleum reserves. Obama is trying to do what he can to lower the price by opening up the strategic petroleum reserves. Now you know the truth!! the point is you can […]

Is it possible to predict gas prices by looking at crude oil prices?

Saturday, March 12th, 2011

I’ve heard the gas price trend closely follows the crude oil trends but gas prices are a little slower. So is it possible to predict a rapid rise in gas prices say 2 weeks before it actually happens? Like if you see oil prices going up how long would it take gas prices to follow? […]

What is the amount of time between when crude oil prices spike to when you see a price increase at the pump?

Friday, March 11th, 2011