From a Climate Summit Past:

Climate policy has almost nothing to do anymore with environmental protection, says the German economist and IPCC official Ottmar Edenhofer. The next world climate summit in Cancun is actually an economy summit during which the distribution of the world’s resources will be negotiated. – Ottmar Edenhofer

Figures it would be a German letting the cat out of the bag. Those old impulses die hard, mein Fuehrer.
 
 
H/T Watts Up With That.