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Climate Change

Could Obama cut deal on Keystone pipeline? Don't rule it out - Yahoo Finance

... I expect it will be driven by the bottom line on carbon pollution, not by symbolism," one former administration official told Reuters. Obama wants to make headway on slowing climate change during his last two years in office, but he has made it clear that new rules to curb carbon emissions from power plants and a global agreement on climate change are far more meaningful in the big ...

Tone: 0.18%
Pol: 8.26%
Act: 28.62%
Per: 0.18%
Que: 0.00%
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-29.73%
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-10.34%




Solar

Australia Residents Protest Wind Turbines as Government Upholds Fossil Use

... Under Abbott, Australia in July became the first nation to dismantle a levy on carbon emissions. Now it’s trying to pass laws to reduce its 2020 renewable energy target from wind and solar from the current 41,000 gigawatt hours of electricity, enough to power about 5.9 million homes, to between 26,000 and 28,000. The government says that target introduced in 2009 was designed to ...

Tone: 2.04%
Pol: 4.82%
Act: 20.65%
Per: 0.33%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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(1077 words by renewableenergyworld.com)


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-26.30%
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+20.12%




Nuclear

Japan October trade deficit narrows sharply on export boost - Yahoo News

... were up 5.4 percent. Energy costs have weighed heavily on Japan as the resource-poor country struggles to plug its energy gap after the 2011 Fukushima crisis forced the shutdown of nuclear reactors that once supplied more than a quarter of its power. That problem has been exacerbated by the yen's sharp fall -- it is currently at a seven-year low against the dollar -- which hiked the cost of ...

Tone: ~1.34%
Pol: 8.04%
Act: 25.00%
Per: 0.22%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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-40.00%
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-46.10%




Coal

Eleven kindergarten children killed in China bus crash | Reuters

... in southern China. Eight children died in a bus crash on the island province of Hainan in April. In 2011, a nationwide outcry erupted over the deaths of 18 nursery school children after a coal truck slammed into their overcrowded school van in northwestern China, prompting then-premier Wen Jiabao to promise more government funds for schoolbus services. (Reporting by Megha ...

Tone: ~4.25%
Pol: 6.13%
Act: 20.75%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Activism

5 Articles


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-36.74%
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-0.12%




Oil

RPT-Could Obama cut deal on Keystone pipeline? Don't rule it out | Reuters

... on other aspects of his long-stalled domestic agenda, such as investing in infrastructure, closing tax loopholes or reducing carbon emissions. After years of fighting over TransCanada's crude oil pipeline from Canada, a Keystone deal is not entirely out of the question, sources inside the administration and others close to the White House told Reuters on Tuesday. With the Senate's narrow ...

Tone: 0.18%
Pol: 8.08%
Act: 28.19%
Per: 0.18%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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6 Articles


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-15.31%
TONE
-8.74%




Gas

TransCanada plans to double dividend growth rate through 2017 | Reuters

... said it expected to more than double earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization by 2020. That growth is dependant on the realization of five key but risky oil and natural gas pipelines, including the Keystone XL project. A bill to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline failed in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday. Shares of TransCanada were up 1.8 percent at C$57.03 in ...

Tone: 3.61%
Pol: 5.67%
Act: 17.01%
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Que: 0.00%
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2 Articles


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-19.88%
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-5.29%




Geothermal

Why Geothermal Heat Pumps Should be a Carbon Reduction Tool for Coal Plants

... The Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) is seeking a partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to cut pollution that degrades our health and contributes to climate change. On Nov. 4, GEO submitted comments to EPA urging that renewable thermal energy and geothermal heat pumps be recognized in its proposed rulemaking under Section 111(d) of the U.S. Clean Air Act to cut ...

Tone: 4.73%
Pol: 6.87%
Act: 20.73%
Per: 0.32%
Que: 0.00%
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+6.67%
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+0.30%




Biofuels

Ethanol tumbles 7 pct on near-record U.S. production | Reuters

... CHICAGO Nov 19 (Reuters) - U.S. ethanol futures tumbled more than 7 percent on Wednesday after the Energy Information Administration pegged production of the grain-based biofuel last week at the second highest level on record. The EIA said ethanol production in the week ending Nov. 14 averaged 970,000 barrels per day, the highest rate since the record production of 972,000 bpd in the week of ...

Tone: 1.44%
Pol: 5.78%
Act: 20.22%
Per: 0.36%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Project



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VOLUME
+9.77%
TONE
+3.94%




Green Energy

Washington Gas Energy Services Recognized with EPA Green Power Leadership Award - Yahoo Finance

... Washington Gas Energy Services, Inc. is one of the largest competitive energy providers in the mid-Atlantic region. Washington Gas Energy Services supplies electricity, natural gas and green energy options to commercial and residential customers in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Virginia. In 2011, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) named Washington Gas Energy ...

Tone: 8.09%
Pol: 8.09%
Act: 23.05%
Per: 0.54%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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-1.59%
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+12.13%




Renewable Energy

Australia Residents Protest Wind Turbines as Government Upholds Fossil Use

... Political and Social Inquiry. Under Abbott, Australia in July became the first nation to dismantle a levy on carbon emissions. Now it’s trying to pass laws to reduce its 2020 renewable energy target from wind and solar from the current 41,000 gigawatt hours of electricity, enough to power about 5.9 million homes, to between 26,000 and 28,000. The government says that target introduced ...

Tone: 2.04%
Pol: 4.82%
Act: 20.65%
Per: 0.33%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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4 Articles


(1077 words by renewableenergyworld.com)


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-7.24%
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+24.25%




Alternative Energy

Appalling' Windfarms Risk Being Blown Away as Abbott Lauds Coal - Businessweek

... in Australia, a country with 9 percent of the world's black coal reserves. Prime Minister Tony Abbott, who enjoys the backing of the mining industry, plans to slash support for alternative energy that's helped pump A$20 billion ($17.2 billion) into renewables, including the windfarms that Treasurer Joe Hockey called "appalling" and "utterly offensive." "There's a real concern if personal ...

Tone: 1.83%
Pol: 4.70%
Act: 20.97%
Per: 0.40%
Que: 0.00%
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(1128 words by businessweek.com)


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+21.70%







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