In your educated opinion, what is the best way to start a
conversation with someone in the media and how would you maintain that
relationship throughout your career?
There has been much controversy about the use of energy
resources such as oil, natural gas, and coal have been in recent years. It
seems the USA is on the way to becoming much more independent in its energy
than in the past with the finding of abundant supplies of natural gas. How will
the USA’s greater energy independence affect our partnering relationships with
other countries around the world in your opinion? Will it have a positive or
negative effect on your profession or industry?
From your perspective what prevents countries around the world
from coming together to partner on solving the big global issues such as clean
energy, global warming, and the availability of potable water?
Why should there be such difficulty in getting a consensus
among countries on how to tackle these global issues head-on?