Terry Tamminen


Terry Tamminen, former secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency, is president of Seventh Generation Advisors, an operating partner at Pegasus Capital Advisors, and author of "Cracking the Carbon Code: The Key to Sustainable Profits in the New Economy."


  • Tamminen: Measuring Carbon—Just Imagine Monday, 12 Oct 2009 | 1:22 PM ET
    The Carbon Challenge - A CNBC Special Report - See Complete Coverage

    New standards and models are being developed around the world for how to measure things that don’t have a smokestack, driving even more business to this new business of carbon counting.

  • It may have only been a dream, but President Obama and China's leader Hu Jintao were betting bold plans to measure and register greenhouse gas sources, trying to outbid each other. The reality is: If we play the game shrewdly this may be a game with many winners.

  • Greening Up the Empire State Building Sunday, 4 Oct 2009 | 9:59 AM ET
    Empire State Building, New York, NY

    The Empire State Building is one of America’s oldest skyscrapers, but it is proving that you can teach an old dog new environmental tricks.