Saturday , February 25 2017

What is Oil used for?

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Oil is the lynchpin of the American economy. So what is Oil used for? We use oil for a long list of applications, including: Transportation Fuels (Gasoline, Diesel, Jet Fuel) Asphalt Military and defense Fertilizer Heating Feedstock Petrochemicals Plastics Polyurethanes Solvents Electrical generation According to the Energy Information Administration, transportation ...

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Oil Shale – How can the U.S. continue to ignore?

Oil

The United States is home to massive oil shale reserves. Over 1.5 billion barrels are located in Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming, alone. By comparison, the World contains between 1.18 and 1.34 barrels of proven crude oil reserves.  World oil shale reserves likely exceed 10 trillion barrels. World energy usage is ...

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