Reading tributes to the fallen tech hero, Steve Jobs, from around the globe, two things are clear to me -- his successor is likely to be in the clean energy sector and working somewhere other than the U.S. I'm not saying Americans have lost their inventive mojo, just that I have met 50 innovative, inspirational thinkers from other nations for every one working equally hard in Silicon Valley or MIT. And most are tackling the greatest challenge to our environment and economy -- securing sustainable, clean energy for the 7 billion people now living on earth and the 10 billion …
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Terry Tamminen is the former secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency and is now a policy adviser and author. His latest book is Watercolors: How JJ the Whale Saved Us.
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