From Market Folly:
*cnet, Oct. 13, 2009
Financier Soros to invest $1 billion in clean tech
There was probably as much truth to that as there was to this, reported by HuffPo, Mar. 30, 2008:
Al Gore Launches $300 Million Bipartisan Ad Campaign, Including Al Sharpton & Pat Robertson
As we've seen, Soros Fund Management has a fondness for InterOil and Petrobas and coal producer Consol Energy.
Here's Mr Soros giving Congressional testimony:
"You have my word as a hedge fund manager...."