Insights: Oil and Gas
Carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) is recognized as an important decarbonization tool, yet opposition is mounting. Companies must build support for this resource as the energy transition unfolds.
At first glance, it may seem as if investors are pumping the brakes on climate proposals, but hawkeyed executives will recognize that activist investors are finding innovative ways to pressure companies and drive change.
I’ve talked to dozens of oil and gas executives for my upcoming book — and the more conversations I have and the deeper I get into the writing, the more I realize that every single component of your company’s energy transition strategy needs to be about people.
All policy strategies based on partisanship inevitably become dated and irrelevant, like poor Fonzie when he jumped the shark. Game-changing leaders make their political strategies shark-proof (resilient) by being proactive, bipartisan, measured, and deliberately long-game.