NABJ Media Institute on Energy
Highlights Opportunities in Energy Journalism
On February 21 - 22, NABJ hosted a Media Institute on Energy in Houston, TX. The goal of the two-day conference was
to give journalists and media professionals the tools to effectively
report on issues related to the energy industry.
workshop topics included fracking, workforce needs, offshore
production, alternative energy sources, among others. There was also
valuable information on how to break into and thrive in the energy
panelists were some of the top leaders in the fields of science and
technology who provided their expertise on energy exploration as well as
Special guests included Houston Mayor Annise Parker and Rep. Al Green (D-TX)
attendees went to BP's Houston Energy Facility for an exclusive site
visit to learn more about supply trading and production technology. Conference sponsors included BP, ExxonMobil, Chevron and American Petroleum Institute.