Then-Goldman Sachs CEO Hank Paulson was, after all, chairman of the Nature Conservancy.
From the Climategate 2.0 collection, the alarmists look to hook up with Goldman Sachs as a strategic ally in 1998:
date: Mon, 18 May 1998 10:00:38 +0100
from: Trevor Davies
to: j.palutiko p.jones,m.hulme
We (Mike H) have done a modest amount of work on degree-days for G-S. They
now want to extend this. They are involved in dealing in the developing
energy futures market.
G-S is the sort of company that we might be looking for a ‘strategic
alliance’ with. I suggest the four of us meet with ?? (forgotten his name)
for an hour on the afternoon of Friday 12 June (best guess for Phil & Jean
– he needs a date from us). Thanks.
Professor Trevor D. Davies
Climatic Research Unit
University of East Anglia
Norwich NR4 7TJ
As Steve Milloy’s Free Enterprise Action Fund pointed out, Goldman Sachs fully supported global warming alarmism.