Lesson 1, Topic 1
In Progress


Abdulaziz July 15, 2020
  • Oil is a superb transportation fuel, at an affordable price
  • It has environmental and political costs, which we choose to bear
  • However, it has too much influence on the economy
  • Diversifiering it into other fuels would have many benefits
Pump jack. Oil well
Pump jack. Oil well
Distillation towers detail
Distillation towers detail

Converting Oil into Products

  • Transport fuels
    • LPG
    • Petrol / Diesel
    • Jet Fuel
    • Marine fuels
  • Other products
    • chemicals
    • paraffin (lighting /heating)
    • lubricants, waxes, polishes
    • bitumen, asphalt
Industrial furnace and heat exchanger cracking hydrocarbons in factory on sky sunset background, Close up of equipment in petrochemical plant
Offshore Oil Drill Rig Platform