California, whose economy is larger than Canada's, is the only state that has ordered mandatory cuts in greenhouse gases. With no federal action yet on climate change, the process here is being closely watched across the country and worldwide.
Renewable energy supporters say the industry could create millions of new jobs, but economists are split.
Last week New Zealand joined the leaders in the fight against climate change when it announced a raft of aggressive policies aimed at making it the world's first carbon neutral country.
California’s next wave of growth will be driven by innovation in clean tech, green building, renewable energy solutions and sustainable business practices. Join leaders from the cutting edge of this powerful force of Bay Area innovation – who will discuss the rise of emerging clean technology companies; best practices in green building and sustainable business; and the Bay Area’s growing hub of R & D and public and private investment in the new Green “Gold Rush”.
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