The State of California's Green Economy: Part 4

GreenBiz Executive Editor Joel Makower joined California State Treasurer Bill Lockyer to discuss the potential for a green boom in the Golden State.

This final installment offers highlights from a wide-ranging interview in which Lockyer details the policy tools he uses to foster a greener and more prosperous California economy. In this video segment, Lockyer discusses climate change, including the possibility of a carbon credit fund, carbon tax vs. cap-and-trade, and using cleantech to help China reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.

The event took place in the fall at Hanson Bridgett's Sustainable Business Leadership Forum in San Francisco. Hanson Bridgett, a law firm, hosts the monthly event to explore the opportunities and obstacles posed by a low-carbon economy.

Previous segments of this interview can be viewed at GreenBiz TV