Drilling will resume in deep water. That's where the oil is… people all around the world are going farther offshore and farther into deeper waters. So we have to develop methods to recover hydrocarbons, and do it in a much safer way.... It kind of creeps up on you, but this tragedy is a wakeup call.
Energy secretary says 'top kill' should have been tried earlier, www.latimes.com, 22 June 2010
The Nobel-prize winning Secretary of Energy of the United States is on the case!