Midwestenergynews.Com: Domain DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the domain Midwestenergynews.Com related to Renewable Energy. 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 Renewable Energy.

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All Media Count   282
News Count (W/Clustered)   153 (54.26%)
Distinct Stories   152
Blog Count   121 (42.91%)
Tweet Count   7 (2.48%)
Shared Tweet Count   5
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   1.53
Combined Polarization   7.01
Combined Activity   0.43
Combined Personalization   0.43
News Tone   1.66
Blog Tone   1.88
Tweet Tone   -7.40
First Seen   4/29/2010
Last Seen   12/20/2013
News/Social Ratio  54.26%
Attention/Loyalty  227 / 2951 days (7.69%)
Domain Type   Blog
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Category Breakdown
Articles on this domain fall into the following system categories:

3.65% (10)
1.46% (4)
82.12% (225)
80.29% (220)

Related Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles from this domain:

Ken Paulman   7.80% (22)
James Hansen   3.55% (10)
Ernest Moniz   3.55% (10)
John Kasich   2.84% (8)
Gina Mccarthy   2.84% (8)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles from this domain:

Midwest Energy News   55.32% (156)
Xcel Energy   11.35% (32)
Renewable Energy   8.16% (23)
Terms Of Service   7.45% (21)
Detroit Free   7.09% (20)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Chicago, Illinois, United States   32.62% (92)
Columbus, Ohio, United States   9.22% (26)
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   8.51% (24)
Houston, Texas, United States   6.38% (18)
Cleveland, Ohio, United States   6.38% (18)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles from this domain:
United States   21.28% (151)
China   21.28% (20)
Canada   21.28% (18)
Germany   21.28% (15)
Netherlands   21.28% (9)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Ontario, Canada   1.42% (4)
Kyoto, Japan   1.06% (3)
Quebec, Canada   1.06% (3)
Ad Daw?Ah, Qatar   0.71% (2)
Bayern, Germany   0.35% (1)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles from this domain:

Illinois, United States   30.85% (87)
Ohio, United States   27.66% (78)
Michigan, United States   26.60% (75)
Minnesota, United States   26.24% (74)
Wisconsin, United States   21.28% (60)

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Outlet Location Countries

United States   21.28% (1)



The following Twitterers tweet links from this domain

NobleFreshEnerg   0.71% (2)[Profile]
freehotwater   0.35% (1)[Profile]
jtrygges   0.35% (1)[Profile]
7y5   0.35% (1)[Profile]
RL_Miller   0.35% (1)[Profile]

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Clustered Twitterers

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

NobleFreshEnerg   0.71% (2)[Profile]
freehotwater   0.35% (1)[Profile]
jtrygges   0.35% (1)[Profile]
7y5   0.35% (1)[Profile]
RL_Miller   0.35% (1)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

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

Midwestenergynews.Com   53.90% (152)
Dailycamera.Com   0.35% (1)

Top Blogs

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

Midwestenergynews.Com   42.91% (121)

News Articles

All 153 news articles:


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

...... our strongest American traditions. This is most true when accomplished using free market principles, consumer choice, and limited governmental involvement. The American Council On Renewable Energy is strongly opposed to any prohibitions that limit steps individuals can take toward securing their energy, economic, and environmental security goals. Installing solar panels on the roof - which ......

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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

...... the latest legislative effort to clarify the rights of homeowners to go solar. (Midwest Energy News) POLICY: ALEC-backed lawmakers in Kansas will try again to repeal the state's renewable energy standard, and a report finds the White House delayed pollution rules and other regulations to avoid controversy prior to the 2012 election. (Lawrence Journal-World, Washington Post) EPA: ......

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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

...... projects in Michigan. (CBS Detroit) MEDIA: What Reddit learned from banning climate deniers from its science forums. (Grist) COMMENTARY: Why Michigan should commit to more renewable energy, and conservatives are strangely quiet as another light bulb deadline approaches. (The Equation, CleanTechnica) ......

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

Ohio senator not giving up fight against renewable law | Midwest Energy News

...... OHIO: State Sen. William Seitz abruptly cancels a vote on a controversial bill to weaken the state's renewable energy law, and vows to hold hearings on a different bill that would repeal what he calls the "enviro-socialist mandates" altogether. (Columbus Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer) CLIMATE: At least two dozen major U.S. corporations, including oil companies and utilities, are ......

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Tone: 2.83%
Pol: 8.50%
Act: 25.50%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 10.53%

Soft costs grow as portion of the price for solar power | Midwest Energy News

...... costs." These include financing, taxes, corporate fees, installation and other nonhardware charges, according to the Energy Department. In two reports issued Monday, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory stressed that soft costs now account for well over half of all spending on U.S. solar projects, with the greatest proportion of soft costs coming for residential systems, followed by ......

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Tone: 1.86%
Pol: 6.06%
Act: 18.53%
Per: 0.23%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 121 blog posts:


Michigan governors energy vision lacks specifics | Midwest Energy News

...... production tax credit expires. (Greenwire) OHIO: FirstEnergy will ask the Supreme Court to review a decision requiring it to refund $43 million to ratepayers for overpayment for renewable energy credits. (Cleveland Plain Dealer) OIL: North Dakota regulators halt dumping at an oil drilling waste pit amid concerns a town's water supply might be threatened, and officials in dozens of towns ......

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Tone: 0.82%
Pol: 7.42%
Act: 21.86%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Regulators grant five Illinois coal plants a lifeline | Midwest Energy News

...... controls, a move environmental groups say is just buying time before the plants inevitably shut down. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch) ALEC: Having failed in its efforts to repeal state renewable energy standards, the American Legislative Exchange Council now plans to target net metering laws. (Greentech Media) ***SPONSORED LINK: Register today for the Midwest's largest energy efficiency event, ......

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Tone: 1.59%
Pol: 7.14%
Act: 23.21%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Report: Stable policy key to Great Lakes offshore wind jobs | Midwest Energy News

...... in the region and paid for the economic study. The report, "The Potential Economic Impact of Offshore Wind Energy in the Great Lakes," uses a formula developed by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory to estimate offshore wind job creation. The numbers vary widely depending on the projected capacity that's plugged into the formula. Under the low scenario, in which 1,000 megawatts ......

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Tone: 5.22%
Pol: 5.85%
Act: 22.94%
Per: 0.47%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Court orders DOE to stop collecting nuclear waste fees | Midwest Energy News

...... Rahm Emanuel orders "strict regulation" of the now-infamous piles building up along the Calumet River. (Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Tribune) OHIO: Legislation to weaken Ohio's renewable energy law is stuck in committee after the bill's sponsor abruptly cancels a hearing amid growing pushback; and the state's attorney general urges voters to reject a ballot measure to establish a $13 ......

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Tone: 1.22%
Pol: 7.30%
Act: 23.53%
Per: 0.20%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

U.N. climate diplomat warns coal needs to stay in the ground | Midwest Energy News

...... Apply now for the $500,000 2014 Clean Energy Challenge. Applications due: Jan 8. Final pitch in Chicago: April 3. *** POLICY: ALEC's more targeted approach to weakening state renewable energy laws appears to be having little effect this year. (Greentech Media) NUCLEAR: Exelon says it may have to close a Quad Cities nuclear plant unless it can raise electricity rates in Illinois. (Crai ......

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 6.58%
Act: 25.48%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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...RT @NatureAbounds: The MN House approved a bill yesterday that weakens the state’s renewable energy laws. Thoughts were random during...

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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 8.00%
Act: 20.00%
Per: 4.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Voluntary standard? ;) RT @nobleideas: Indiana renewable energy standard is not a standard and not renewable.

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Tone: -10.53%
Pol: 10.53%
Act: 5.26%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 100.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @NobleIdeas: Indiana renewable energy standard is not a standard and not renewable. | but is it a jumbo shrimp?...

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Tone: -8.70%
Pol: 8.70%
Act: 13.04%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 50.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Voluntary standard? ;) RT @nobleideas: Indiana renewable energy standard is not a standard and not renewable.

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Tone: -10.53%
Pol: 10.53%
Act: 5.26%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 100.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Short-term cost issues scuttle many renewable energy projects ...

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Tone: -15.38%
Pol: 15.38%
Act: 38.46%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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