Globalissues.Org: Domain DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the domain Globalissues.Org related to Coal. This domain may have published content supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this domain as having published content suggesting contextual association with Coal.

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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   21
News Count (W/Clustered)   14 (66.67%)
Distinct Stories   8
Blog Count   5 (23.81%)
Tweet Count   1 (4.76%)
Shared Tweet Count   4
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   0.24
Combined Polarization   6.11
Combined Activity   0.69
Combined Personalization   0.69
News Tone   1.31
Blog Tone   0.25
Tweet Tone   -14.81
First Seen   11/2/2009
Last Seen   12/28/2013
News/Social Ratio  66.67%
Attention/Loyalty  13 / 2919 days (0.45%)
Domain Type   Blog
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Category Breakdown
Articles on this domain fall into the following system categories:

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10.53% (2)
89.47% (17)
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Related Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles from this domain:

Lester R Brown   23.81% (5)
Werner Bussmann   23.81% (5)
Christopher Clarke   14.29% (3)
Oswald Mutaitina   14.29% (3)
John Kerry   9.52% (2)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles from this domain:

Inter Press Service   52.38% (11)
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology   28.57% (6)
German Geothermal Association   23.81% (5)
Renewable Energy   23.81% (5)
Geothermal Energy   23.81% (5)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

San Francisco, California, United States   23.81% (5)
Great Rift, Idaho, United States   23.81% (5)
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa   14.29% (3)
Songo Songo Island, Tanzania (General), Tanzania   14.29% (3)
Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya   14.29% (3)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles from this domain:
Ethiopia   23.81% (9)
United States   23.81% (9)
Australia   23.81% (8)
Kenya   23.81% (8)
Tanzania   23.81% (8)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Tanzania (General), Tanzania   14.29% (3)
Western Cape, South Africa   14.29% (3)
Coast, Kenya   14.29% (3)
Nairobi Area, Kenya   14.29% (3)
Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania   14.29% (3)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles from this domain:

California, United States   33.33% (7)
Nevada, United States   23.81% (5)
Utah, United States   23.81% (5)
Idaho, United States   23.81% (5)
Oregon, United States   23.81% (5)

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Outlet Location Countries

United States   23.81% (4)
Seychelles   23.81% (1)



The following Twitterers tweet links from this domain

CoalFreeOregon   4.76% (1)[Profile]

Clustered Twitterers

The following Twitterers tend to tweet copies of the same story from other domains:

CoalFreeOregon   4.76% (1)[Profile]


Top News Outlets

Articles from this domain tend to be republished by the following news outlets:

Globalissues.Org   38.10% (8)
Ipsnews.Net   9.52% (2)
Treehugger.Com   4.76% (1)
Allafrica.Com   4.76% (1)
Pej.Org   4.76% (1)

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Top Blogs

Articles from this domain tend to be republished by the following blogs:

Globalissues.Org   23.81% (5)

News Articles

All 14 news articles:


U.S.: World's Tallest Solar Tower Set for Arizona Global Issues

...... just above the base to turn. Causing turbines to turn is actually the premise of most of today's most prevalent sources of energy. For example, most dirty sources of energy like nuclear and coal are simply ways to generate heat to boil water to spin turbines. It is not as if splitting an atom, or burning coal by itself, generates electricity; these technologies are merely ways to create ......

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Tone: 0.99%
Pol: 5.91%
Act: 25.62%
Per: 1.11%
Que: 2.56%
Exc: 0.00%

ECONOMY: Electrifying African Interest in Renewable Energy - IPS

...... potential to leap frog from conventional energy to cleaner forms of energy. "According to our estimates, the Southern African Development Community over time will produce less electricity from coal. "At the moment, 70 percent of the regions energy is generated from coal. In 2025 this could be 42 percent. We also predict that between now and 2025, electricity production from hydro-power and ......

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Tone: 1.03%
Pol: 4.00%
Act: 21.74%
Per: 1.14%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%
3 Articles
1 Tweet

Tapping the Energy Below the Earth's Surface : TreeHugger

...... combined. Despite this abundance, only 10,700 megawatts of geothermal electricity generating capacity have been harnessed worldwide. Partly because of the dominance of the oil, gas, and coal industries, which have been providing cheap fuel by omitting the costs of climate change and air pollution from fuel prices, relatively little has been invested in developing the earth's geothermal ......

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Tone: 2.59%
Pol: 4.31%
Act: 21.05%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 3.08%
Exc: 0.00%
5 Articles

Chile: Coal Plants Under Fire Global Issues

...... build the Barrancones thermoelectric plant near a protected area in the northern Chilean region of Coquimbo were cancelled Friday, but not before reopening debate on other projects for polluting coal-fired power stations. 'Now Barrancones is being talked about as if it were the only project of its kind,' Lorenzo Nez, head of the Mother Earth Defence Committee (CODEMAT) in Tarapac region, over 1 ......

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Tone: -0.96%
Pol: 7.07%
Act: 23.11%
Per: 0.38%
Que: 4.88%
Exc: 0.00%

1 Tweet

Transport Workers Fear Job Losses From Climate Change Action Global Issues

...... at a special one-day conference on the eve of the official opening. Divergent opinions were expressed about the global climate change crisis, and especially about the use of fossil fuels like coal and oil that are essential for transport today. The head of the U.S. Transportation Communications International Union (TCU), Robert Scardelletti, told the forum Wednesday that it is possible, even ......

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Tone: 1.81%
Pol: 5.22%
Act: 21.41%
Per: 0.53%
Que: 2.63%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

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Coal Trains Run into Stiff Resistance in U.S. Global Issues

...... Meanwhile, three formerly proposed coal terminals have already been defeated. Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign recently cited these defeats as signs of progress in the broader campaign to retire the use of coal plants across the U.S. altogether.3 "There are three main reasons we oppose coal exports," Trip Jennings, organiser for Portland Rising Tide, told IPS. "The first reason - I think the ......

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Tone: -0.96%
Pol: 5.39%
Act: 23.70%
Per: 1.25%
Que: 2.22%
Exc: 0.00%

For Poland the Right Way Is Coal Global Issues

...... Europe from setting 2030 climate goals. A bigger emissions cut committment from the EU could play a positive role in the advancement of climate negotiations. The reason for Poland's stances is coal. Almost 90 percent of electricity used in Poland comes from coal, the dirtiest of fossil fuels, and the country's energy strategy does not envisage a significant shift away from this source of ......

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Tone: 2.00%
Pol: 8.10%
Act: 22.31%
Per: 0.29%
Que: 12.12%
Exc: 0.00%

When the Train Passes, But Never Arrives Global Issues

...... TUCURINCA, Colombia, Jun 11 (IPS) - Jose "Goyo" Hernndez has never been given a mask to keep him from breathing in the coal dust blowing off the 13 trains that pass daily through this village in the municipality of Zona Bananera in the northern Colombian department of Magdalena, during his 12-hour shift at the railway crossing. The trains speed by at 80 kilometres an hour, with nothing ......

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Tone: -1.46%
Pol: 6.63%
Act: 22.72%
Per: 0.24%
Que: 5.77%
Exc: 0.00%

'No Blue Skies Opportunities' in South African Mining Global Issues

...... miners at least, the future appears brighter elsewhere on the continent. Thapelo Mokhathi, a young South African with a decade of experience in the industry, is now finance director of Shumba Coal, a junior coal explorer operating in Botswana. He has pinned his hopes across the border, he says, because of an easier regulatory environment and one where small companies enjoy the same ......

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Tone: 0.34%
Pol: 8.05%
Act: 21.90%
Per: 0.17%
Que: 2.04%
Exc: 0.00%

Expanding Coal Exports Test Obama's Inaugural Climate Pledges Global Issues

...... was involved in a joint letter, signed by 20 Latino organisations, including the Americas Business Council, calling on President Obama to take executive action to curb pollution at existing coal-fired power plants. Latinos were a significant some say deciding factor in President Obama's re-election, and demographics analysis suggests they will remain a decisive voting bloc for decades. " ......

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Tone: 1.33%
Pol: 5.71%
Act: 22.76%
Per: 1.24%
Que: 2.78%
Exc: 0.00%


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...#coal Electrifying African Interest in Renewable Energy: IPS Various countries in East Africa are making gradual progr......

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(10/04/2010 at 08:11:08 am)
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Tone: 4.55%
Pol: 4.55%
Act: 18.18%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Think the fight against coal is limited to the US? Think again! Here's what the coal fight looks like in Chile:

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(08/30/2010 at 4:15:01 pm)
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Tone: -14.81%
Pol: 14.81%
Act: 33.33%
Per: 3.70%
Que: 50.00%
Exc: 50.00%

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