Sweeping changes in climate policy are on the way, regardless of who takes the Oval Office, says Terry Tamminen, an adviser to California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The clean-tech industry of today is in its early stages, about where Microsoft was in 1980, says Terry Tamminen, an adviser at Pegasus Capital Advisors and the former director of California's Environmental Protection Agency. Now a main force behind the state's rise to the top as a climate change policy maker, Tamminen sits down with CNET News.com's Carl-Gustav Linden in Santa Monica, Calif.
Californians use less than half of the electricity than people in the rest of the country, and some other states are taking note.