The middle East - The middle East Factoe 2 o Its got oil o Has tons Black gold World cant get along with out it Conservatively 50 of the worlds proven

The middle East - The middle East Factoe 2 o Its got oil o...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 4 pages.

The middle East Factoe 2 o Its got oil! o Has tons Black gold World cant get along with out it Conservatively – 50% of the worlds proven oil reserves Or 55-60-70% And production and sales and exports Persian golf- have oil Egypt, turkey, morocco- don’t have a lot Important player – worlds depends on o Not distributed between reigon A petro intro Lifeblood of world economy Energy Petrolem- naturally occurring, yellow-to- black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth’s surface o Non-renewable fossil fuel Natural gas and coal – other fossil fuels o Refined in to feuels 1:24 o Refined Light, heavy, sweet(best), sour, Light- lighter in density- run freely Heavy- thicker like maple syrup Sweet- sulfur in it- clean of sulfer- Sour- higher sulfur Separated by distillation – different temps- elements come out Gasoline- Karoline – motoroil Jet fuel Asphalt Pesticides Plastics Cosmetics
Image of page 1
Image of page 2

You've reached the end of your free preview.

Want to read all 4 pages?

  • Summer '16
  • vu hai long
  • Saudi Arabia, Oil reserves, export earnings, barrels

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture