Citations with the tag: PETROLEUM as fuel
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- Oil: The vital fluid.
Caswell, C. // Yachting; May89, Vol. 176 Issue 5, p26
Gives advice on choosing an engine oil for high-performance boat engines. When to change the oil; Recommends against any additives; Oil analysis. INSET: Miami show notes.;Exhaust notes..
- Distillate sales in 1994 & 1995.
Caswell, C. // National Petroleum News; Mid-Jul97 Market Facts 1997, Vol. 89 Issue 8, p58
Presents charts showing distillate fuel oil sales in the United States in 1994 and 1995.
- Residual fuel oil sales in 1994 & 1995.
Caswell, C. // National Petroleum News; Mid-Jul97 Market Facts 1997, Vol. 89 Issue 8, p64
Presents charts showing residual fuel oil sales in the United States in 1994 and 1995.
- Fuel oil.
Caswell, C. // National Petroleum News; Mid-Jul97 Market Facts 1997, Vol. 89 Issue 8, p66
Presents charts related to fuel oil use in the United States as of 1996. Includes distillate use; Residual oil use; Kerosene use; New home heating; Gas heated homes; Gas heat equipment shipments.
- Fuel oil.
Caswell, C. // National Petroleum News; Mid-Jul97 Market Facts 1997, Vol. 89 Issue 8, p68
Presents charts and graphs of fuel oil deliveries by use in the United States as of 1995. Includes distillate and residual deliveries by annual use; Distillate and residual deliveries by use of percent of total.
- Thoughts on the next oil crisis.
Schoonmaker, D. // Mother Earth News; Nov/Dec88, Issue 114, p10
Opinion. Describes the future of petroleum use, giving statistics on availability, price, and environmental impact. Alternative fuels; Earth's petroleum addiction.
- Fuel price hikes add to airline burdens.
Fotos, C.P. // Aviation Week & Space Technology; 8/13/90, Vol. 133 Issue 7, p80
Covers the impact of Iraq's invasion of Kuwait in regard to airline fuel prices and chances of airlines having a profitable year. Rising fuel costs; Airlines' reactions; Investigation of fuel price hikes.
- Pentagon gets bids for more jet fuel.
Fotos, C.P. // Aviation Week & Space Technology; 8/27/90, Vol. 133 Issue 9, p22
Summarizes bids received by the Pentagon for the minimum of 4.6 million barrels of jet fuel the US Defense Fuel Supply Center plans to buy during the rest of the year.
- What to do about oil?
Dentzer, S.; Cook, W.J. // U.S. News & World Report; 9/10/90, Vol. 109 Issue 10, p66
Discusses the American debate concerning new policies to cut dependence on foreign oil and reshaping its energy future. Drive to devise a comprehensive US energy policy for the first time in more than a decade; Renewed emphasis on conservation; Tackling transportation; Search for new oil...
- Alternative energy: Time to get serious.
Begley, S.; Hager, M. // Newsweek; 8/20/1990, Vol. 116 Issue 8, p40
Discusses the need for alternatives to petroleum as fuel. Renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind; Biotechnological methods for producing ethanol; Hydropower; Ways to cut energy use.
- Why we should stay in the Gulf.
Samuelson, R.J. // Newsweek; 8/20/1990, Vol. 116 Issue 8, p41
Considers the possibility that American troops could be in the Persian Gulf for years, and argues that United States involvement is necessary to ensure world access to energy resources. Implications of cutting off oil from the Persian Gulf; Impact of sanctions on Iraq's economy; Need for the...
- Development of Oil and Gas Sector.
Asad, S. Hasan // Economic Review (05318955); Apr2001, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p11
Focuses on the development of oil and gas sector in Pakistan. Expansion of fuel oil consumption; Cooperation of major gas companies; Development of government policies and regulations on gas price.
- The real cost of fuel spillage.
Wesley, Trish // Horticulture; May96, Vol. 74 Issue 5, p14
Cites that 17 million gallons of fuel are spilled when homeowners refuel lawn movers and other gas-powered tools.
- Fuel Oil and Kerosene Sales 2000.
Wesley, Trish // Monthly Energy Review; Oct2001, pxi
Presents data on fuel oil and kerosene sales in the U.S. by end use in the U.S. in 2000. Distillate fuel oil; Residual fuel oil; Kerosene.
- Fuel oil.
Wesley, Trish // National Petroleum News; Mid-Jun95, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p56
Presents statistics about fuel oil from 1992-1993. Includes distillate sales; Kerosene sales; Residual fuel oil sales.
- REDIRECTING THE OIL.
Wesley, Trish // PS: Preventive Maintenance Monthly; Apr2003, Issue 605, p44
Provides ways on proper draining of fuel oil from three-kilowatt generator. Use of drain pipe extension and magnetic oil drain plug.
- Energy tax may mean trouble for oil heat.
Bas, Ed // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News; 3/1/93, Vol. 188 Issue 9, p1
Presents the opposing sides regarding President Bill Clinton's proposed tax on energy and its possible effects on the home oil heating industry. `Btu tax'; Expected revenue and other cost analysis figures; Statistics on the home heating industry; Oil importation and home heating consumption.
- Consumers receive reduction in heating bills.
Bas, Ed // National Petroleum News; Feb98, Vol. 90 Issue 2, p9
Reports that projections of lower winter fuel prices for the 1997-1998 heating season are translating into real reductions in heating bills for some consumers according to the US Energy Information Administration.
- OIL HEAT DEALERS KEEP THEIR COOL.
Schultz, George // National Petroleum News; Nov2000, Vol. 92 Issue 12, p54
Focuses on the performance of the United States heating oil industry in 2000. Government actions aimed at partially alleviating fears regarding high heating oil prices; Distillate and crude oil price forecasts; Heating oil dealers' cautious optimism about prices during the winter season;...
- Stocks of Distillate Fuel Oil by Month & PADD.
Schultz, George // National Petroleum News; Mid-Jul2003, Vol. 95 Issue 8, p125
Presents a chart depicting the stocks of distillate fuel oil by month and PADD.
- Stocks of Residual Fuel Oil by Month & PADD.
Schultz, George // National Petroleum News; Mid-Jul2003, Vol. 95 Issue 8, p125
Presents a chart of stocks of residual fuel oil by month and PADD.
- US tries to keep Northeast homes toasty.
Scherer, Ron // Christian Science Monitor; 7/12/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 161, p2
Reports that the Northeast of the United States may experience a shortage of heating oil and attendant rise in prices in the winter of 2000-01.
- Fuel oil.
Scherer, Ron // Business NH Magazine; Jan1998, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p29
Provides information about the prices of fuel oil in New Hampshire. Reason for the price increase during the winter of 1996-97; Average cost for fuel oil in November, 1997; Expectation on the propane costs.
- What's happened to oil as a powerplant fuel?
Makansi, Jason // Power; Sep94, Vol. 138 Issue 9, p7
Discusses the decline of oil as powerplant fuel in the United States. Factors causing the decline; Decrease in oil prices for 1994; Effects of political and economic events in oil prices; Role of oil and gas companies in electric generation.
- Fuel management: Natural gas/fuel oil.
Swanekamp, Robert // Power; Jan96, Vol. 140 Issue 1, p11
Focuses on the natural gas and fuel oil industries in the United States. History of natural gas and oil as powerplant fuels; Optimistic estimates of natural gas supplies; Unconventional sources of gas; Long-term liquefied natural gas; Combustion technologies; Gas co-firing; Conversion of...
- Asia: The Oil Demand Issue.
Swanekamp, Robert // Emerging Markets Monitor; 8/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 16, p9
Provides an update on the oil demand issue in Asia, as of August 2005. Explanation for the discrepancy in China's industrial production and crude oil import volume; Reason for India's move on June 20, 2005, to raise fuel prices; Growth in South Korea's oil consumption.
- Spot market gas: Posted prices.
Swanekamp, Robert // Energy User News; Sep97, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p57
Presents statistics on the cost of gas and fuel oil in the United States for August, 1997, as reported by the Natural Gas Clearinghouse.
- Fuel deficiency.
Stewart, Walter // Canadian Geographic; May/Jun99, Vol. 119 Issue 4, p72
Discusses the debate over the banning of methylcyclopentadienyl manganese tricarbonyl (MMT), an octane-enhancing additive mixed into unleaded gasoline in Canada. Claims of Ethyl Corporation on the benefits of MMT; Claims of car manufacturers on the risks of the additive; Effects of MMT to...
- The fuel-oil furnace debate: Readers pour in feedback.
Wheeler, Jim // Contractor Magazine; Jan1996, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p26
Focuses on readers' responses to a Virginia contractor who had problems about sooting fuel oil furnaces. Difference between liquid propane and fuel oil in terms of place; Competency of the contractor; Possible causes of the sooting problem.
- NORA catalog is online.
Wheeler, Jim // Contractor Magazine; Oct2001, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p24
Presents information on a list of training resources for the oil-heat industry compiled by the education committee of the National Oilheat Research Alliance. Technical education information available in the document; Sources of the information; Web site that features the document.
- REDEFINING 'NORMAL.'
Schultz, George // National Petroleum News; Dec2002, Vol. 94 Issue 13, p46
Provides insights on the fuel oil business. Data on the type of petroleum sold; Detail on the sources of business; Average size of business.
- Fuel oil.
Schultz, George // Business NH Magazine; Jan1997, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p22
Presents updates on fuel oil production in New Hampshire as of January 1997. Retail price of oil products in 1996; Increase in the price of propane.
- CAPITAL FUEL OIL DEALER.
Schultz, George // Ebony; Dec1956, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p104
The article features Barrington Henry, the biggest African American fuel oil dealer in the U.S., as of 1956.
- Compositional Changes of a Fuel Oil from an Oil Spill due to NaturalExposure
Sethi, Amar J.; Young, Raymond N. // Water, Air & Soil Pollution; Dec1975, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p195
No abstract available.
- Changes in Nesting Behavior and Lipid Content of a Marine Amphipod (Amphithoe valida) to the Toxicity of a No. 2 Fuel Oil
Macko, S. A.; Lee, W. Y.; Nicol, J. A. C. // Water, Air & Soil Pollution; Feb1981, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p185
No abstract available.
- SCHEDULE OFEVENTS.
Macko, S. A.; Lee, W. Y.; Nicol, J. A. C. // Fuel Oil News; Apr2012, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p4
A calendar of fuel oil-related events in the U.S. from April 30 to May 3, 2012 is presented which includes an afternoon of golf at the Atlantic City Country Club, a seminar on diagnosing the causes of the revolving door in a business and the changing supply landscape of the Northeast.
- Schneider implements fuel surcharge as carriers are hit...
Schulz, John D. // Traffic World; 4/1/96, Vol. 246 Issue 1, p8
Focuses on the effect raised fuel prices have on trucking companies in the United States profit margin. Continual increase in prices since February 1, 1996; Institution of fuel surcharge by Schneider National; Why fuel prices are raised; Comments from Steve Whipkey, CFI's fuel coordinatior.
Schulz, John D. // Utility Week; 9/16/2011, p6
The article reports on the call by Citizens Advice for people using heating oil to buy it early to save money.
- The nation driving up oil prices.
LaFranchi, Howard // Christian Science Monitor; 12/28/99, Vol. 92 Issue 24, p1
Comments on the increasing costs of oil, and the role that Ali Rodriguez, Venezuela's minister in charge of crude oil production, has played in the increase.
- then & now.
LaFranchi, Howard // Consumer Reports; Sep2008, Vol. 73 Issue 9, p65
The article presents photographs of a 1992 Jeep Grand Cherokee and a 2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee and compares the fuel economy of the two vehicles.
- Refiners fuel prices.
LaFranchi, Howard // Energy User News; Apr97, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p62
Presents a list of prices of fuel oil in the United States in dollars per 42-gallon barrel as of the middle of March 1997. Comparison with prices over the past months and with prices in the same period in 1996.
- Scheduling fuel resources with emission constraints.
LaFranchi, Howard // Electrical World; Jun94, Vol. 208 Issue 6, p28
Presents the report `Fuel resources scheduling with emission constraints,' by Victoria L. Vickers, Walter J. Hobbs and Suri Vemuri. Implications of the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 on emissions control; Allowance program for constraints implementation; Contact information.
- Korean reactor programme resumes.
LaFranchi, Howard // Modern Power Systems; Jan2003, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p3
Reports the resumption of the construction of a gas-graphite reactor in Yongbyon, North Korea. Suspension of the country's fuel oil shipments; Compliance of the country in the Framework Agreement; Allegation against the U.S. of escalating military pressure against the DPRK.
- Oil combustion equipment technology.
LaFranchi, Howard // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News; 4/22/96, Vol. 197 Issue 17, p34
Reports on the Combustion Equipment Technology Program of the Office of Building Technologies (OBT) and the Department of Energy. Objectives of the program; Burner improvements; Contact information.
- Victory of 18 fuel oil dealers will crimp heat pump marketing.
T.A.M. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News; 03/10/97, Vol. 200 Issue 10, p20
Editorial. Focuses on the settlement by 18 Allentown, Pennsylvania fuel oil dealers and its impact on electric utilities. Features of the settlement; Impact on the deliberation on the deregulation of electric utilities; Implications for the heating and ventilation industry.
- STORIES TO WATCH IN THE WEEKS AHEAD.
T.A.M. // Crain's New York Business; 6/25/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 26/27, p0002
The article presents the stories to watch in New York City (NYC) from June 25 to July 4, 2012 including the Congress primaries on June 26, the need for 10,000 buildings to phase out high-polluting fuel oil on July 1, and the launch of Macy's fireworks from four barges in Hudson on July 4.
- Republic's Russian roulette with power supplies.
T.A.M. // European Power News; Apr99, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p4
Reports that the Tatar Republic in Russia, has decided to use its strategic reserves of fuel oil to provide heat and power.
- Check that gauge.
Kharouf, Jim // Futures: News, Analysis & Strategies for Futures, Options & Deri; Oct96, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p26
Focuses on crude oil prices for the last few months of 1996 and the actions of Iraq and Iran, whose production could affect oil prices. Iraq's elimination from the market; Lack of incentive for Iraq to enter the market; Forecasting of the demand for 1996 and 1997; Possible sanctions against...
- 8 QUESTIONS.
Kharouf, Jim // Professional Engineering; Feb2011, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p14
Statistics are presented on the issues of fuel costs and transport systems in Great Britain.
- Oil heat group waves AGA survey showing consumers fear gas safety.
Kharouf, Jim // Contractor Magazine; Aug93, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p42
Reports on the stable performance of heating oil as principal fuel of houses in the Northeast and Middle Atlantic states. Technical developments as factor in making heating oil equipment clean and nonpolluting; Waving of a Greenpeace report that says natural gas produces acid rain and urban smog...