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Petroleum products are materials derived from crude oil (petroleum) as it is processed in oil ... Petroleum coke, used in specialty carbon products such as certain types of electrodes, or as solid f...

What are the products and uses of petroleum? - FAQ - U.S. Energy ...

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Sep 21, 2015 ... Petroleum products include transportation fuels, fuel oils for heating and electricity generation, asphalt and road oil, and the feedstocks used to ...

Petroleum - Other Uses of Petroleum

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Petroleum is used in a variety of products other than fuel. ... The industry that uses petroleum to produce other chemicals is referred to as the petrochemical ...

What is Oil Used For? | ConocoPhillips Alaska

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Some of the more obvious petroleum products include transportation fuels, fuel oils for heating and electricity generation, asphalt and road oil. According to the ...

Why Do We Need Petroleum? - Beloit College

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Although the major use of petroleum is as a fuel, (gasoline, jet fuel, heating oil), and petroleum and natural gas are often used to generate electricity, there are ...

How the US Uses Oil - Alternative Energy - ProCon.org

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Aug 3, 2009 ... III. Common Products Made from Petroleum-based Petrochemicals ... Primarily used for space heating, diesel engine fuel railroad engine fuel, ...

WHY DO WE NEED PETROLEUM

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WHY DO WE NEED PETROLEUM? Petroleum is necessary for a great number of human needs. Today, petroleum is mostly used as a source of energy, being ...

10 Everyday Things That Started Life As Oil - Listverse

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Dec 23, 2012 ... Since petroleum is such a widely used substance, its unstable price affects us more than we can imagine. The list of petroleum based products ...

Petroleum, Natural Gas, and Coal - BURN An Energy Journal

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Today, more than two-thirds of U.S. petroleum consumption is used for transportation. In 2009, petroleum fuel was the single largest source of energy in the ...

Our History of Petroleum Use | GreenBuildingAdvisor.com

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Dec 30, 2010 ... In Japan, petroleum was used for lighting at least as far back as the 7th century. Baghdad's first streets were paved with asphalt. Marco Polo ...

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A partial list of products made from petroleum - Ranken Energy

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A partial list of products made from Petroleum (144 of 6000 items) One 42-gallon barrel of oil creates 19.4 gallons of gasoline. The rest (over half) is used to ...

Petroleum (Oil) - Institute for Energy Research

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What is crude oil, and what is it used for? - University of Delaware

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Refining is the complex series of processes that manufactures finished petroleum products out of crude oil. While refining begins as simple distillation (by ...