Midwestenergynews.Com: Domain DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the domain Midwestenergynews.Com related to Wind Power. 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 Wind Power.

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All Media Count   145
News Count (W/Clustered)   58 (40.00%)
Distinct Stories   57
Blog Count   82 (56.55%)
Tweet Count   4 (2.76%)
Shared Tweet Count   1
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   1.71
Combined Polarization   6.64
Combined Activity   0.55
Combined Personalization   0.55
News Tone   1.53
Blog Tone   1.86
Tweet Tone   1.25
First Seen   3/31/2010
Last Seen   12/16/2013
News/Social Ratio  40.00%
Attention/Loyalty  124 / 2952 days (4.20%)
Domain Type   Blog
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Category Breakdown
Articles on this domain fall into the following system categories:

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79.29% (111)
82.86% (116)

Related Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles from this domain:

Ken Paulman   6.21% (9)
David Roberts   5.52% (8)
John Farrell   4.14% (6)
Dan Haugen   4.14% (6)
Marc Gunther   2.76% (4)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles from this domain:

Midwest Energy News   40.00% (58)
Xcel Energy   11.72% (17)
Detroit Free   6.90% (10)
American Wind Energy Association   6.90% (10)
Department Of Energy   5.52% (8)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Chicago, Illinois, United States   23.45% (34)
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   13.79% (20)
Madison, Wisconsin, United States   4.83% (7)
Houston, Texas, United States   3.45% (5)
Columbus, Ohio, United States   3.45% (5)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles from this domain:
United States   13.10% (56)
Canada   13.10% (10)
Germany   13.10% (5)
Brazil   13.10% (3)
Japan   13.10% (3)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles from this domain:

Kyoto, Japan   1.38% (2)
Bristol, City Of, United Kingdom   0.69% (1)
Japan (General), Japan   0.69% (1)
Ontario, Canada   0.69% (1)
Attik„≠R, Greece   0.69% (1)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles from this domain:

Minnesota, United States   19.31% (28)
Illinois, United States   17.24% (25)
Wisconsin, United States   15.17% (22)
Ohio, United States   14.48% (21)
Iowa, United States   13.10% (19)

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Outlet Location Countries

United States   13.10% (1)



The following Twitterers tweet links from this domain

NobleFreshEnerg   0.69% (1)[Profile]
jgpuckett   0.69% (1)[Profile]
AWEA   0.69% (1)[Profile]
ThePhoenixSun   0.69% (1)[Profile]

Clustered Twitterers

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

NobleFreshEnerg   0.69% (1)[Profile]
jgpuckett   0.69% (1)[Profile]
AWEA   0.69% (1)[Profile]
ThePhoenixSun   0.69% (1)[Profile]


Top News Outlets

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

Midwestenergynews.Com   39.31% (57)
Dailycamera.Com   0.69% (1)

Top Blogs

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

Midwestenergynews.Com   56.55% (82)

News Articles

All 58 news articles:


For Minnesota utility, wind backed by hydro is holy grail | Midwest Energy News

...... wind farms, Norway can slow production at its hydro facilities, storing water in reservoirs to be released later when electricity is in shorter supply. As much as 40 percent of Danish wind power is "stored" like this behind Norwegian hydro dams, according to a 2012 paper by Norwegian energy economist Johannes Mauritzen. In northern Minnesota, an electric utility is proposing a 500 kV, ......

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Tone: 2.62%
Pol: 5.24%
Act: 25.36%
Per: 0.95%
Que: 2.78%
Exc: 0.00%

In Germany, Chicago energy experts find lessons for Midwest | Midwest Energy News

...... and renewable energy. They were highly impressed with the fact that unlike the U.S., Germany has a cohesive national energy policy, and that it has meant rapid adoption of solar and wind power, including through substantial governmental support and subsidies. But they also learned how Germany has in some ways been a victim of its own success, with the swift transition to solar and wind ......

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Tone: 0.85%
Pol: 7.25%
Act: 22.36%
Per: 0.91%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Minnesota forum explores models for the utility of the future | Midwest Energy News

...... to, though, said Steve Beuning, director of market operations for Xcel Energy. Beuning spoke about how improvements in wind forecasting and the region's transmission market have made wind power increasingly competitive with baseload generation sources such as coal. "I was just at a meeting earlier this week where I listened to outraged coal plant operators decrying the need for their ......

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Tone: 4.13%
Pol: 8.64%
Act: 23.48%
Per: 1.18%
Que: 4.65%
Exc: 0.00%

If landowners get annual payments for wind turbines, why not transmission lines? | Midwest Energy News

...... Line Energy Partners is offering annual payments to landowners along its Rock Island Clean Line project, a 500-mile direct-current transmission line that would deliver 3,500 megawatts of wind power from northwestern Iowa to the Chicago area. President Michael Skelly said they, too, heard landowner complaints about the disparities between turbine and transmission payments. "I think their ......

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Tone: 2.71%
Pol: 6.09%
Act: 24.35%
Per: 1.69%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Commentary: Fact-checking ALECs attacks on Ohios clean energy law | Midwest Energy News

...... ways, including that it exaggerates the costs of renewable energy technologies and ignores the benefits of wind and solar power. The study even makes the incredulous claim that variable wind power "could actually increase pollution and greenhouse gas emissions." The opposite conclusion was reached in a recent analysis by an economist at the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO), the ......

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Tone: 1.94%
Pol: 7.07%
Act: 22.30%
Per: 0.08%
Que: 2.13%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 82 blog posts:


Fledgling cellulosic biofuel industry puts down roots in Iowa | Midwest Energy News

...... said Emily Heaton, an Iowa State researcher who specializes in energy grasses. "We have the people. We have the capability. We can get it done quickly if we really wanted to." But like wind power and other new technologies, the industry is still heavily dependent on stable federal policy in the form of the national biofuel mandate and its production tax credit. The Obama administration's ......

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Tone: 1.97%
Pol: 5.61%
Act: 23.47%
Per: 1.24%
Que: 8.22%
Exc: 0.00%

Wisconsin bill would grant wide latitude to sue wind farms | Midwest Energy News

...... This certainly will drive job growth for the lawyers! By Natsecurity on Nov 14, 2013 Republican legislators in Wisconsin and Ohio (and elsewhere) will do anything they can to kill wind power so their coal owning and coal burning keepers can continue to pollute the air and give your kids asthma so they can make more money. Hey, its not their kids that are getting sick. Elections do have ......

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Tone: -1.11%
Pol: 6.53%
Act: 28.21%
Per: 0.21%
Que: 3.17%
Exc: 1.59%

Study: 30% renewables in PJM would cut costs, emissions | Midwest Energy News

...... serving PJM would be running between 14 and 18 percent of the time. Solar units would have an operating capacity of between 55 and 66 percent, depending on the type of units. Critics of wind power have argued that the units would run less often, requiring more backup from conventional generation. "The rhetoric is sometimes that you need enormous amounts of backup generation to support a ......

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Tone: 0.45%
Pol: 5.54%
Act: 20.96%
Per: 0.15%
Que: 4.17%
Exc: 0.00%

Army announces $7 billion in wind power contracts | Midwest Energy News

...... Search Army announces $7 billion in wind power contracts Posted on 09/10/2013 by Ken Paulman WIND: The Army Corps of Engineers announces $7 billion in contracts to build wind turbines at military facilities throughout the country, and local officials approve a major wind farm in southwest North Dakota. (CleanTechnica, Bismarck Tribune) OIL: Is Bakken crude more dangerous to transport ? That's ......

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Tone: -0.45%
Pol: 7.17%
Act: 23.32%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 11.11%
Exc: 0.00%

In Nebraska, farmers hope to take control of wind production | Midwest Energy News

...... The district now derives 10 percent of its power from renewable sources and aims to boost that, Burk said. He'd like to purchase power from Nebraska wind farms, but he's looking for wind power at "competitive prices." With the federal production tax credit set to expire in 2014, he said, many wind producers are trying to expand. As a result, he said, wind energy right now is available at ......

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Tone: 2.66%
Pol: 6.10%
Act: 25.20%
Per: 1.10%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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All 4 tweets:
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...Worldwide #wind power surged past 150,000 megawatts in 2009. #energy #renewable

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(03/31/2010 at 08:45:37 am)
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Act: 25.00%
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