Midwestenergynews.Com: Domain DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the domain Midwestenergynews.Com 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   573
News Count (W/Clustered)   223 (38.92%)
Distinct Stories   221
Blog Count   324 (56.54%)
Tweet Count   25 (4.36%)
Shared Tweet Count   16
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   0.76
Combined Polarization   6.96
Combined Activity   0.37
Combined Personalization   0.37
News Tone   1.37
Blog Tone   0.48
Tweet Tone   -1.04
First Seen   3/30/2010
Last Seen   12/19/2013
News/Social Ratio  38.92%
Attention/Loyalty  428 / 2885 days (14.84%)
Domain Type   News
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Category Breakdown
Articles on this domain fall into the following system categories:

3.66% (20)
1.65% (9)
74.95% (410)
88.30% (483)

Related Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles from this domain:

David Roberts   6.81% (39)
Ken Paulman   6.63% (38)
James Hansen   2.62% (15)
Marc Gunther   2.44% (14)
Rahm Emanuel   2.09% (12)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles from this domain:

Midwest Energy News   33.86% (194)
Sierra Club   8.20% (47)
Xcel Energy   7.16% (41)
Detroit Free   5.93% (34)
Terms Of Service   5.76% (33)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Chicago, Illinois, United States   26.00% (149)
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   5.93% (34)
Cleveland, Ohio, United States   5.76% (33)
Columbus, Ohio, United States   5.24% (30)
Houston, Texas, United States   3.14% (18)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles from this domain:
United States   16.40% (217)
Canada   16.40% (31)
China   16.40% (27)
Germany   16.40% (16)
Netherlands   16.40% (10)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Ad Daw?Ah, Qatar   0.70% (4)
Ontario, Canada   0.70% (4)
Quebec, Canada   0.52% (3)
Beijing, China   0.35% (2)
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany   0.35% (2)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles from this domain:

Illinois, United States   25.83% (148)
Ohio, United States   23.21% (133)
Michigan, United States   21.12% (121)
Minnesota, United States   19.55% (112)
Wisconsin, United States   16.40% (94)

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Outlet Location Countries

United States   16.40% (2)



The following Twitterers tweet links from this domain

NobleFreshEnerg   0.70% (4)[Profile]
NobleIdeas   0.35% (2)[Profile]
alannogee   0.17% (1)[Profile]
WWF_Climate   0.17% (1)[Profile]
green24com   0.17% (1)[Profile]

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Clustered Twitterers

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

NobleFreshEnerg   0.70% (4)[Profile]
NobleIdeas   0.35% (2)[Profile]
alannogee   0.17% (1)[Profile]
WWF_Climate   0.17% (1)[Profile]
green24com   0.17% (1)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

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

Midwestenergynews.Com   38.57% (221)
Ohio.Com   0.17% (1)
Dailycamera.Com   0.17% (1)

Top Blogs

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

Midwestenergynews.Com   56.54% (324)

News Articles

All 223 news articles:


Commentary: The right to power our homes | Midwest Energy News

...... emit harmful pollutants into the air we breathe and the water we drink. They harm our quality of life while decreasing property values in their surrounding communities. If those power plants use coal as a fuel, there are also significant "externalities" associated with the common mining operations in coal production, such as environmental degradation, water pollution, and loss of animal ......

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Tone: 1.98%
Pol: 7.01%
Act: 22.35%
Per: 2.25%
Que: 2.78%
Exc: 2.78%

DOE: Natural gas to be top U.S. energy source by 2035 | Midwest Energy News

...... NATURAL GAS: The Department of Energy says natural gas will surpass coal as the leading source of electricity by 2035. (USA Today) WIND: An AWEA official says MidAmerican's $1 billion wind turbine deal is a sign that "the wind industry can compete on its own" without subsidies. (Bloomberg) ***SPONSORED LINK: The 2014 Clean Energy Challenge business plan competition awards over $500,000 ......

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Tone: 1.86%
Pol: 6.99%
Act: 23.08%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 11.76%

MidAmerican to buy $1B in wind turbines made in Kansas, Iowa | Midwest Energy News

...... Iowa, for MidAmerican Energy's Iowa wind expansion. (Bloomberg) CLIMATE: Wisconsin is on track to cut its carbon emissions by 22 percent from 2005 to 2020. (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) COAL: An Illinois coal plant operator says its ash ponds are safe, and the FutureGen project faces a new lawsuit. (Associated Press, Decatur Herald & Review) FRAC SAND: New Minnesota guidelines ......

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Tone: 2.37%
Pol: 5.76%
Act: 20.68%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Report finds U.S. on track to outpace Germany in solar power | Midwest Energy News

...... objections from some communities. (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) OIL: A Michigan company plans to build a 20,000-barrel-a-day refinery near Devils Lake, North Dakota. (Forum News Service) COAL: A new report says coal power "is getting increasingly expensive compared with cleaner power sources," with Michigan topping the list of states with the most uneconomic plants, and Ohio near the ......

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Tone: 0.32%
Pol: 7.35%
Act: 26.84%
Per: 0.64%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Minnesota utility to study closing its two largest coal units | Midwest Energy News

...... COAL: Minnesota regulators will require Xcel Energy to study the possibility of closing two of its largest coal-burning units by 2020. (Minneapolis Star Tribune) ALSO: FERC officials tell Congress the Midwest's dependence on coal will make its grid vulnerable as tougher pollution rules take effect, and Ohio-based Murray Energy closes a deal to buy five West Virginia coal mines. (Greenwire, ......

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Tone: 3.72%
Pol: 7.74%
Act: 27.51%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 324 blog posts:


Q&A: Reading the tea leaves as EPA rules go to court | Midwest Energy News

...... Protection Agency overstepped its bounds in ordering states to significantly reduce their air pollution because of the impact on neighboring states - namely the impact of Midwestern coal plant emissions on Eastern states. An evenly split 4-4 Supreme Court ruling on CSAPR - since Justice Samuel Alito recused himself - would mean the appeals court's decision is upheld. The CSAPR ......

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Tone: 1.32%
Pol: 7.98%
Act: 24.00%
Per: 0.63%
Que: 10.98%
Exc: 0.00%

Utilities say EPA carbon rules could impact rural ratepayers | Midwest Energy News

...... of Bloomington, Indiana, argued that CO2 rules would hit their rural ratepayers harder than city customers because rural cooperatives have been encouraged even by federal policies to invest in coal-fired power. Michalene Reilly, Hoosier's manager of environmental services, also said in the session Thursday that an overly stringent rule would strand her company's investments in upgrading ......

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Tone: 1.07%
Pol: 7.51%
Act: 26.48%
Per: 0.45%
Que: 2.38%
Exc: 0.00%

As EPA lingers on coal ash, Michigan group raises alarm | Midwest Energy News

...... With the U.S. EPA now more than four years into the process of developing regulations for coal ash, a Michigan environmental group says an ongoing lack of oversight raises serious safety questions. In a report released today, Clean Water Action highlights 29 coal ash disposal sites in Michigan. Of those, 12 are known to be contaminated or "likely contaminated" with toxins including arsenic, ......

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Tone: 0.45%
Pol: 6.47%
Act: 25.56%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 3.70%
Exc: 0.00%

Survey finds Americans dont know much about energy | Midwest Energy News

...... Experts discuss the changes in the energy industry at Total Energy USA, Nov. 19-21 in Houston. Speakers such as Roger Sant discuss their outlook on the next 40 years of energy policy. *** COAL: We Energies considers selling an Upper Peninsula coal plant, an Illinois coal mine will shut down, and Ohio-based Murray Energy will buy five mines in West Virginia. (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, ......

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Tone: 4.58%
Pol: 7.19%
Act: 23.75%
Per: 0.65%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

EPA, Illinois AG to investigate Chicagos PetKoch piles | Midwest Energy News

...... habits as smart meters enable variable pricing for electricity; and Wal-Mart opens its first store lit entirely by LEDs, just outside Cleveland. (Midwest Energy News, Cleveland Plain Dealer) COAL: A federal judge raises questions about the legality of Minnesota's statute restricting new imported coal power, but neither side in the dispute with North Dakota is willing to predict an outcome. (M ......

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Tone: 2.73%
Pol: 7.42%
Act: 22.66%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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All 25 tweets:
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...RT @MWenergynews: Chicago city council reintroduces ordinance to shut down coal plants. What happens next? #chicoal...

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Tone: -3.33%
Pol: 3.33%
Act: 20.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 50.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Joseph Romm: Carbon capture story bad for coal, @NYTimes Romm is right, and @NYTimes wrong on multiple pts. cc: @revkin...

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Tone: -1.92%
Pol: 5.77%
Act: 25.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Solar to beat fossil fuels as cheapest energy source, IEEE says Engineers tell coal, 'here comes the sun.'...

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(06/16/2011 at 07:28:27 am)
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Tone: -4.17%
Pol: 4.17%
Act: 16.67%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @NobleIdeas: Solar to beat fossil fuels as cheapest energy source, IEEE says Engineers tell coal, 'here comes the sun.'...

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Tone: -3.85%
Pol: 3.85%
Act: 15.38%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT: How solar power could become cheaper than coal How solar power could become cheaper than...

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Pol: 0.00%
Act: 37.50%
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