Emily Swanson | September 8, 2009
9/2-3/09; 1,000 likely voters, 3% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
Which is more important, finding new sources of energy or reducing the amount of energy Americans now consume?
60% Finding new sources of energy
32% Reducing the amount of energy Americans now consumer
How serious a problem is Global Warming?
64% Very / Somewhat, 34% Not very / Not at all
Is Global Warming caused primarily by human activity or by long term planetary trends?
42% Human activity
47% Long term planetary trends
Is there a conflict between economic growth and environmental protection?
40% Yes, 37% No
How would you rate the way that Barack Obama will handle energy issues such as offshore drilling and research for alternative energy sources as President?
43% Excellent / Good, 55% Fair / Poor