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fuel oil

[′fyül ‚oil]
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A liquid product burned to generate heat, exclusive of oils with a flash point below 100°F (38°C); includes heating oils, stove oils, furnace oils, bunker fuel oils.
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Scientists have long debated how to regulate CO2 emission stemming from bunker oil since the 1990s during a process to establish the U.
VENTURA - The oil that has sickened or killed more than 1,000 birds is either crude oil or bunker oil, which is used in shipping, officials said Wednesday, but they haven't been able to determine the source.
The Department of Defense (DOD) has used a wide variety of petroleum products--including gasoline, diesel fuel, heating oil, jet fuel, lubricating oil, bunker oil, and tar--all of which are refined from crude oil.
The bunker oil from the tanks which fuelled the engines can take up to 60 years to leak from the tanks.
He also claimed a single large ship could produce emissions equal to a large power station, partly because they ran on bunker oil, a leftover from oil refining with high sulphur content.
Each carrier's endurance on station was affected by its capacity for aviation fuel, bunker oil and ammunition.
Bunker oil is the name given to the undesirable chemicals that refiners remove from oil in order to create high-grade petroleum products such as jet fuel, gasoline, and diesel fuel.
And there were fears that the 50 tonnes of bunker oil which she had just taken on board would spew out polluting the coast and threatening several fish farms.
To take an area of 6 sq km, the plant will have chemical treatment units to neutralise acids and alkalis, waste encapsulation, protected and sealed landfill sites, and oil recovery units to produce bunker oil.
Remember that the original tax reform measure imposes higher excise taxes on diesel and bunker oil.
The session also approved taking the necessary legal and constitutional procedures to refer to the parliament a draft law on the kingdom's accession to the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims (LLMC) of 1976 and the Protocol amending it, and another on Bahrain's ratification of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage of 2001.
Invitation to tender: The subject of procurement is an annual supply ships Jadrolinije bunker oil intended for use on vessels, and gas oil colored with blue dye gas oil with 0.