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sweet oil

[′swēt ‚ȯil]
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A HANDFUL of new East Coast terminals that will pump Bakken and other crude from trains onto barges may end demand for imported light, sweet oil in the US Northeast, the latest twist in the shale revolution that is reshaping the market.
However, North America now produces far more light, sweet oil - which is easier to refine - than was originally anticipated.
light, sweet oil to customers in Nederland, Texas from a hub in Cushing, Oklahoma on early Wednesday.
The sweet oil production facility is being designed for 30,000 bopd and is expected to start up in the third quarter.
Rather than just backing out imported light sweet oil barrel for barrel, production from Bakken, Eagle Ford and other shale plays is altering the entire crude slate US refineries seek to buy internationally, increasing their appetite for heavy crudes to blend with it to maintain diesel output and make best use of their investment in expensive upgrading equipment.
The well has produced high quality, light, sweet oil with an API gravity greater than 40 degrees.
There are many 'favourite' recipes for crEpe batters but generally fine ones contain yolks and not the white of eggs and a little sweet oil or melted butter to ensure a pleasant, soft and pliant texture when cooked.
His prominence became apparent in early June 1989, when his division found sweet oil and gas in Hawtah, 190 km south of Riyadh.
Solo today announces that it has been advised by the operator, Horse Hill Developments Limited, that light, 40 degree API, sweet oil has flowed naturally to surface from an 80-foot zone within the Lower Kimmeridge limestone interval at a depth of approximately 900 metres below ground level.
Rising production of light, sweet oil from Texas may offer big profits for refiners on the US Gulf Coast, but some might have to invest in their plants to handle more of the high-quality crude, a Citgo executive said.
The company said that Balnaves is a light, sweet oil accumulation in a separate reservoir in the Triassic Mungaroo formation, located adjacent to the large gas reservoirs of the Brunello gas field.