New Zealand (General), New Zealand: Location DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the location New Zealand (General), New Zealand related to Coal. This location may have appeared in articles supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this location as appearing in content suggesting contextual association with Coal.

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All Media Count   19657
News Count (W/Clustered)   17960 (91.37%)
Distinct Stories   10651
Blog Count   1372 (6.98%)
Tweet Count   324 (1.65%)
Shared Tweet Count   628
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   1.08
Combined Polarization   7.95
Combined Activity   0.69
Combined Personalization   0.69
News Tone   1.07
Blog Tone   1.31
Tweet Tone   0.54
First Seen   3/28/2009
Last Seen   12/27/2013
News/Social Ratio  91.37%
Attention/Loyalty  1567 / 2915 days (53.76%)
Country  New Zealand
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Category Breakdown
Articles mentioning this location fall into the following system categories:

30.41% (5879)
2.41% (466)
32.26% (6236)
33.80% (6535)

Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this location: (Click on any country to view its profile) [Help]

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Outlet Location Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this location:

Peter Whittall   18.57% (3651)
Gary Knowles   12.05% (2369)
Tony Kokshoorn   9.56% (1879)
John Dow   6.62% (1301)
Gerry Brownlee   4.81% (945)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this location:

Solid Energy   10.16% (1997)
Pike River Coal Ltd   5.70% (1120)
Zealand Oil   3.77% (742)
Contact Energy   3.67% (722)
Royal Commission   2.69% (528)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this location:

Wellington, New Zealand (General), New Zealand   36.23% (7121)
Greymouth, New Zealand (General), New Zealand   27.02% (5311)
Pike River, South Australia, Australia   19.08% (3750)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia   10.45% (2055)
South Island, New Zealand (General), New Zealand   10.01% (1968)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this location:
New Zealand   2.10% (19332)
Australia   2.10% (9659)
United States   2.10% (4989)
United Kingdom   2.10% (4630)
China   2.10% (3906)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this location:

New Zealand (General), New Zealand   98.35% (19332)
South Australia, Australia   22.07% (4338)
New South Wales, Australia   14.32% (2815)
Northern Territory, Australia   9.90% (1946)
Victoria, Australia   8.85% (1739)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this location:

New York, United States   7.52% (1479)
Washington, United States   4.97% (976)
District Of Columbia, United States   3.41% (670)
California, United States   3.33% (654)
Texas, United States   2.10% (412)

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Outlet Location Countries
This location is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
New Zealand   2.10% (4793)
United States   2.10% (4790)
Australia   2.10% (2213)
Scotland   2.10% (1033)
Canada   2.10% (508)

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The following Twitterers tweet links about this location

pikerivernews   0.06% (12)[Profile]
WalesNing   0.03% (6)[Profile]
POP_tw   0.03% (6)[Profile]
NZBusinessNews   0.03% (6)[Profile]
3NewsHeadlines   0.03% (5)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

This location tends to be mentioned in articles from the following news outlets:

Stuff.Co.Nz   5.63% (1106)
Scoop.Co.Nz   4.68% (920)
Nzherald.Co.Nz   3.05% (600)
3news.Co.Nz   2.03% (399)
Odt.Co.Nz   1.86% (365)

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Top Blogs

This location tends to be mentioned in articles from the following blogs:

Coalactionnetworkaotearoa.Wordpress.Com   0.27% (54)
Asxinvestordata.Blogspot.Com   0.24% (48)
Admin.News.Mining.Com   0.24% (47)
Kiwi247.Com   0.13% (26)
Findata.Co.Nz   0.12% (24)

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News Articles

All 17960 news articles:


Asian markets mixed, yen tumbles - Channel NewsAsia

...... -- Taipei climbed percent , or points , to , Hon Hai rose percent to Tw while TSMC was percent higher at Tw -- Wellington ended flat , slipping points to , Fletcher Building dropped percent to NZ and Air New Zealand gained percent to NZ -- Mumbai rose ......

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Tone: 2.50%
Pol: 6.70%
Act: 15.37%
Per: 0.79%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

State of the Nation, 2013 » CounterPunch: Tells the Facts, Names the Names

...... To Positive Psychology Subjective Well-Being Denmark US Source World Values Surveys David Rosen regularly contributes to AlterNet , Brooklyn Rail , Filmmaker and IndieWire check out www DavidRosenWrites com he can be reached at drosennyc verizon net ......

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Tone: 1.98%
Pol: 4.54%
Act: 9.04%
Per: 0.45%
Que: 1.01%
Exc: 0.51%

AFP: Asian markets higher after Wall St records

...... points to , Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co fell percent to Tw while smartphone maker HTC rose percent to Tw -- Wellington rose percent , or points , to , Contact Energy was up percent at NZ , Warehouse Group rose percent to NZ and Air New Zealand was ......

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Tone: 2.36%
Pol: 7.33%
Act: 16.78%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Lording it up in 2013 the stories of the year - Story - NZ News - 3 News

...... Chuang , more than years his junior In , the dull and grey-suited Mr Brown was best known for crying during a meeting over nearly worth of spending on his Manukau City Council credit card That paled compared to the lurid details exposed about his love life , including a security guard interrupting the pair having sex in a room at the Town Hall the married father-of-thre ......

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Tone: -0.26%
Pol: 7.98%
Act: 21.89%
Per: 0.43%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Sideswipe: December 24: Don't worry Christmas is almost over - Opinion - NZ Herald News

...... into rubbish bin Assistant agrees and woman leaves store But wait , the rubbish feels warm and it smells It doggie doodoos Assistant looks up to see woman continuing her walk up Milton Rd , with her pooch Prank perfection Spot of green tea , wait orange , no red On the subject of multi-tasking drivers , Frances writes A few years ago at the lights in Mt Wellington , ......

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Tone: 1.91%
Pol: 6.87%
Act: 26.34%
Per: 1.91%
Que: 16.67%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 1372 blog posts:


Salish Sea News and Weather: 12/18 Geoducks, oil pipe, coal dust, coal spills, mercury cleanup, hazmat site, creek restoration, oil risk, fire retardant ban, Capitol Lk snails, port dredging, isthmus park

...... coal dust stays in railcars where it belongs Phuong Le reports CN sues Westshore Terminals over three accidents involving coal trains Canadian National Railway is suing Westshore Terminals in a series of civil claims that the Delta coal terminal has been negligent in its handling of coal trains on three separate occasions the civil lawsuits , filed in BC Supreme Court in New ......

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Tone: 0.82%
Pol: 5.91%
Act: 23.95%
Per: 0.33%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

transpress nz: 4-wheel coal wagons in Lyttelton, mid 1980s

...... long before these were replaced by hopper cars of much greater capacity and efficiency Did NZR want to get maximum use out of the old wagons before scrapping them Also visible is the Lyttelton passenger station , unused since A light rail service for Christchurch using the Lyttelton To Christchurch existing heavy rail line for part of the routes was proposed even before the ......

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Tone: 4.47%
Pol: 7.82%
Act: 24.58%
Per: 2.23%
Que: 12.50%
Exc: 0.00%

New Zealand drops charges against deadly mine boss | iPolitics

...... WELLINGTON , New Zealand New Zealand government on Thursday dropped all charges against the former boss of a coal mine where miners died in an explosion and instead accepted a financial settlement a decision that left some of the victim relatives angry the government last year charged former Pike River Coal chief executive Peter Whittall with counts of violating labour laws ......

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Tone: -2.44%
Pol: 13.17%
Act: 17.56%
Per: 0.49%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

new development for coal mining business - Sanskrit Voice Expressions

...... and Price News Coal mining , investment and price news from MINING com the latest news on coal mines and properties , mining companies and coal prices Land use plan could hurt Crowsnest coal development CALGARY One of the companies hoping to bring coal mining back to the Alberta side of the Crowsnefeldspar crushing production line nepalst Pass is raising serious concerns about a ......

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Tone: 5.60%
Pol: 7.04%
Act: 22.56%
Per: 0.36%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Customers queue to demand end to Westpac support of Denniston coal mine | Coal Action Network Aotearoa

...... demanding Westpac live up to its own sustainability and climate policies and stop financing Bathurst Resources , the company which plans to open a series of new coal mines on the Denniston Plateau New Zealanders have sent more than letters to Westpac over the past few weeks Westpac response so far has been that they won't stop financing and that their climate change policies ......

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Tone: 1.17%
Pol: 5.26%
Act: 24.85%
Per: 0.88%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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All 324 tweets:
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...NZ News New Zealand coal mine boss acknowledges problems: The boss of a New Zealand coal mine w...

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Tone: 3.33%
Pol: 10.00%
Act: 20.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...New Zealand coal mine boss acknowledges problems with money, hiring, safety before explosion:

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(07/20/2011 at 11:17:19 pm)
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Tone: 5.88%
Pol: 29.41%
Act: 29.41%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...New Zealand coal mine boss acknowledges problems #usa #usnews...

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(07/20/2011 at 11:15:07 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 15.38%
Act: 23.08%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Pike River Coal's Peter Whittall: Good people were hard to find #tvnznews...

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(07/19/2011 at 9:38:31 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 11.11%
Act: 38.89%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @TVNZNews: Pike River Coal's Peter Whittall: Good people were hard to find #tvnznews...

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 10.00%
Act: 35.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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