The Differences Between American & European Oil

For all the time we spend focusing on American oil, I think it’s time to take a look at our friends across the sea in Europe. After researching, it’s interesting to see how much they differ from us in imports, exports, production, and consumption…

6 Ways Colder Temperatures Affect Your Gas Tank

The days of rolling our windows down for quick drives around the corner are over. The winter has taken over the land, and with it our fuel efficiency. That’s right, there’s a variety of ways colder temperatures negatively affect our gas tank…

Petroleum Geology: What Are Salt Domes?

For the longest time, salt domes were unknown to us humans. It wasn’t until 1900 while drilling near Beaumont, Texas, that we first discovered massive bulges of salt curiously ascending through layers of the earth’s crust. What exactly are…

The 5 Best Countries For Oil & Gas Workers

Texas, Alaska, and even Colorado are some of the top states for oil and gas work in America, but what about abroad? There’s opportunities for oil and gas elsewhere in the world, too, and some of these opportunities are quite lucrative…

What’s The Cheapest Way To Transport Oil?

Pipelines kind of astound me. Miles and miles of interconnecting cylinders delivering oil to refineries is kind of mind-boggling, especially when you realize that hundreds of thousands of barrels can be transported by one pipeline per day…