Michael Kanellos: Person DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the person Michael Kanellos related to Solar. This person may have appeared in articles supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this person as appearing in content suggesting contextual association with Solar.

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All Media Count   417
News Count (W/Clustered)   325 (77.94%)
Distinct Stories   291
Blog Count   23 (5.52%)
Tweet Count   68 (16.31%)
Shared Tweet Count   71
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   2.58
Combined Polarization   5.66
Combined Activity   0.68
Combined Personalization   0.68
News Tone   2.66
Blog Tone   2.17
Tweet Tone   2.35
First Seen   3/31/2009
Last Seen   12/28/2012
News/Social Ratio  77.94%
Attention/Loyalty  226 / 2635 days (8.58%)


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Category Breakdown
Articles mentioning this person fall into the following system categories:

2.30% (8)
5.46% (19)
44.25% (154)
70.69% (246)

Related Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this person:

Michael Kanellos   83.45% (348)
Kleiner Perkins   12.71% (53)
John Doerr   9.11% (38)
Colin Powell   5.52% (23)
Kleiner Perkins Caufield   5.52% (23)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this person:

Google   20.38% (85)
General Electric   12.23% (51)
Bloom Energy   12.23% (51)
Suntech Power Holdings   7.19% (30)
Department Of Energy   6.95% (29)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this person:

San Francisco, California, United States   15.83% (66)
San Jose, California, United States   6.00% (25)
Los Angeles, California, United States   5.76% (24)
San Diego, California, United States   5.76% (24)
London, London, City Of, United Kingdom   5.52% (23)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this person:
United States   10.55% (249)
China   10.55% (114)
India   10.55% (67)
Germany   10.55% (61)
Japan   10.55% (60)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this person:

Guangdong, China   7.19% (30)
London, City Of, United Kingdom   5.52% (23)
Assam, India   4.32% (18)
Uttar Pradesh, India   3.84% (16)
Beijing, China   2.88% (12)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this person:

California, United States   42.45% (177)
District Of Columbia, United States   14.15% (59)
New York, United States   12.23% (51)
Texas, United States   10.79% (45)
Washington, United States   10.55% (44)

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Outlet Location Countries
This person is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
United States   10.55% (106)
India   10.55% (5)
Canada   10.55% (4)
Scotland   10.55% (3)
Bulgaria   10.55% (2)

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The following Twitterers tweet links about this person

green_mattters   1.44% (6)[Profile]
GreenGap   1.20% (5)[Profile]
ewesoff   1.20% (5)[Profile]
green_web   0.72% (3)[Profile]
Ferrari_FPG   0.72% (3)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

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

Greentechmedia.Com   20.38% (85)
Seekingalpha.Com   15.35% (64)
Mattters.Com   4.32% (18)
Solarfeeds.Com   3.36% (14)
Cnet.Com   1.20% (5)

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Top Blogs

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

Newenergynews.Blogspot.Com   0.48% (2)
Texasinstitute.Typepad.Com   0.24% (1)
Greentechmedia.Com   0.24% (1)
Wifismartmeters.Com   0.24% (1)
Genuineforextrading.Com   0.24% (1)

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News Articles

All 325 news articles:


Design News - Blog - QBotix Receives $1M From DoE to Advance Robotic Solar-Panel Technology

...... QBotix plans to use the funding not only to improve its existing technology , but also to advance the technology to support what called concentrated photovoltaics CVP , Michael Kanellos , a QBotix spokesman , told Design News Currently , the robotic system works like typical trackers , tilting the panels toward the sun about once every minutes as the sun moves CVP system , ......

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Tone: 3.41%
Pol: 5.03%
Act: 20.62%
Per: 0.49%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Qbotix preps to launch solar robots

...... financing from NRA , Firelake Capital , Siemens Venture Capital and DFJ JAIC Founder Wasiq Bokhari is an academic with a PHD from MIT turned entrepreneur , said QBotix spokesman Michael Kanellos the company , weirdly enough , started with the realization that the sun moves across the sky slowly , Kanellos said Solar developers have worked to put trackers on solar panels for years ......

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Tone: -1.07%
Pol: 4.28%
Act: 22.99%
Per: 1.07%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Green product news - Solar Tracking System employs robots to operate power plants., Qbotix - Your source for Environmental and Sustainable products news and information

...... economics and improve the capabilities of the solar industry for more information , please see website at www qbotix com CONTACT for further information , please contact Michael Kanellos , Vice President , Eastwick Kanellos eastwick com - Web Site http www qbotix com ......

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Tone: 3.53%
Pol: 6.32%
Act: 19.49%
Per: 0.32%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Algaedyne plants a future for renewable fuels - Finance & Commerce

...... the list goes on , said Rosenthal in a prepared statement Still , it a young market In A column headlined What the Worst Green Tech to be in Green Tech Media Michael Kanellos wrote last year that separating algae from water has been an unsolved technical issue since the late ' s Distribution will likely be expensive , too , he wrote , citing former Chevron ......

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Tone: 3.15%
Pol: 5.60%
Act: 24.01%
Per: 0.51%
Que: 4.76%
Exc: 0.00%

Exfoliation Technique Creates 20-Micrometer Thin Solar Wafers - Solar Novus Today

...... truly competitive with coal and grid power This can help allow solar developers to build solar farms for per watt , including labor , says Twin Creeks company spokesperson Michael Kanellos the technique , which the company calls Proton Induced Exfoliation , works as follows A thick donor wafer is placed inside Hyperion where it gets bombarded with high energy protons the ......

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Tone: 2.04%
Pol: 4.75%
Act: 24.21%
Per: 0.45%
Que: 4.76%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 23 blog posts:


Arizona Power Plant Goes Green With AREVA Solar Thermal Project

...... corroborated by Silicon Valley investors , unsuccessful to win desired contracts from vital California utilities including PGE and Southern California Edison Greentech Media Michael Kanellos theorized that was since a utilities had doubts about Asura ability to broach on a confidant claims Still , that didn't stop Asura from building an award-winning solar thermal appetite facility ......

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Tone: 3.25%
Pol: 6.74%
Act: 19.40%
Per: 0.12%
Que: 3.33%
Exc: 0.00%

An Asian White Knight Saves Ascent <b>Solar</b> : Greentech Media

...... TFG Radiant has rights to purchase additional shares at an even higher price TFG Radiant also has the exclusive East Asian license for the technology What does this mean Michael Kanellos , editor-in-chief of GTM , suggests it indicates that China is more open to innovation than the US -- and gives the Asian customer list of Innovalight as an additional example But here the ......

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Tone: 4.23%
Pol: 7.05%
Act: 21.16%
Per: 0.47%
Que: 3.23%
Exc: 0.00%

<b>Solar</b> Panels USA News Trends

...... derive all or a portion of their energy from them It not quite as simple as slapping some panels on your roof , panels that would not fit on your phone or laptop Credit Michael Kanellos CNET News Gadgets from Apple and Samsung could eventually be getting a little extra star power No those companies aren't pulling a MySpace and tapping Justin Timberlake Instead , the bright ......

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Tone: 1.19%
Pol: 4.37%
Act: 23.02%
Per: 0.99%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Areva: Expect to See <b>Solar</b> Thermal Deals Soon |

...... Greentech Media submits By Michael Kanellos was in many ways a tough year for solar thermal power plants Federal and state agencies approved a number of plants and some companies such as BrightSource Energy managed to land capital , power purchase agreements and loan guarantees , but the mammoth nature of the projects continued to prevent the industry from taking flight Stirling ......

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Tone: 1.30%
Pol: 3.90%
Act: 23.38%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

News/Information on Li-ion Batteries: 11-13-2010 Li-ion battery news

...... pricing here and about the recent CEO issues here And while we're talking EVs , you can read about Wright Speed recent funding announcement and view a video test drive with Michael Kanellos here the Greentech Media event , however , wasn't meant to focus solely on the cars themselves , but rather on the relationship of those vehicles to the grid and the impact of charging millions of ......

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Tone: 2.34%
Pol: 5.03%
Act: 21.08%
Per: 0.29%
Que: 0.37%
Exc: 0.00%

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All 68 tweets:
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...Abound Solar Goes Big in CdTe PV With a DOE Loan: Vying for the number two spot in 2011 are Sharp, Trony, Solar ...

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(07/14/2011 at 09:44:42 am)
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Pol: 0.00%
Act: 33.33%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
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...When it comes to solar pwr: “After #mfg cost, efficiency is...the most closely examined...competitive metric.”

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(06/15/2011 at 5:50:09 pm)
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Pol: 9.52%
Act: 19.05%
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...A Few Words From Alta Devices and Amprius via @greentechmedia #pv #batteries #solar...

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...How will solar benefit from new processing technology? GE ...: How will solar benefit from new processing tech...

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Tone: 19.05%
Pol: 19.05%
Act: 14.29%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 50.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @Ferrari_FPG: Update: Armageddon Still Imminent #FPG #Solar

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