"I understand that the energy industry is privy to many policy changes and I am accustomed to set backs coming my way. Over the years I have gained a lot of patience when it comes to the advancements of my projects."
"I am no stranger to policy changes. I am well aware that setbacks happen during projects, regardless of the industry. Changes and setbacks can be disheartening at times but it all balances out when I am able to enjoy the success of a well done project."
Assure the interviewer that you have the fortitude to outlast any policy restrictions that may hold your projects back. Are you accustomed to changes in regulations and policy mid-project?
"In order to stay up to date on industry changes, I read the Breaking Energy publication on a daily basis. Also, I follow a blog on remediation law. I am very interested in the changes in the energy sector."
"I have google alerts set up, using keywords related directly to my niche. These help me to stay on top of any industry or regulatory changes and they save me the time of having to comb through endless publications to keep up."
Show the interviewer that you are genuinely interested in the energy sector by staying up to date on industry news and changes. Perhaps you regularly read a particular publication? Maybe you follow a certain blogger or news channel? Ensure that your answer is enthusiastic!