Angela Merkel: Person DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the person Angela Merkel 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   8046
News Count (W/Clustered)   7681 (95.46%)
Distinct Stories   4565
Blog Count   182 (2.26%)
Tweet Count   182 (2.26%)
Shared Tweet Count   172
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   0.66
Combined Polarization   7.00
Combined Activity   0.52
Combined Personalization   0.52
News Tone   0.62
Blog Tone   0.98
Tweet Tone   1.91
First Seen   3/29/2009
Last Seen   12/28/2013
News/Social Ratio  95.46%
Attention/Loyalty  1249 / 2989 days (41.79%)


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Articles mentioning this person fall into the following system categories:

9.33% (734)
1.98% (156)
68.47% (5384)
72.03% (5664)

Related Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this person:

Angela Merkel   97.73% (7863)
Barack Obama   12.25% (986)
Fukushima Dai-Ichi   9.98% (803)
Norbert Roettgen   8.29% (667)
Peter Altmaier   5.34% (430)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this person:

European Union   24.82% (1997)
European Commission   11.09% (892)
Greenpeace   5.87% (472)
Environment Ministry   5.11% (411)
Christian Democratic Union   4.13% (332)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this person:

Berlin, Berlin, Germany   44.03% (3543)
Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium   11.97% (963)
Beijing, Beijing, China   11.45% (921)
Washington, District Of Columbia, United States   10.07% (810)
London, London, City Of, United Kingdom   10.00% (805)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this person:
Germany   3.64% (7743)
Japan   3.64% (3566)
China   3.64% (3014)
United States   3.64% (2977)
France   3.64% (2312)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this person:

Berlin, Germany   44.06% (3545)
Bayern, Germany   14.77% (1188)
Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium   12.06% (970)
Beijing, China   11.50% (925)
London, City Of, United Kingdom   10.00% (805)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this person:

Washington, United States   14.86% (1196)
District Of Columbia, United States   11.25% (905)
New York, United States   9.40% (756)
California, United States   7.30% (587)
Pennsylvania, United States   3.64% (293)

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Outlet Location Countries
This person is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
United States   3.64% (4072)
Canada   3.64% (388)
Scotland   3.64% (359)
Australia   3.64% (206)
Germany   3.64% (119)

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The following Twitterers tweet links about this person

edgunther   0.10% (8)[Profile]
Carydc   0.07% (6)[Profile]
ProfitMircle   0.06% (5)[Profile]
WindPowerHoncho   0.05% (4)[Profile]
PvPaneL   0.05% (4)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

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

Reuters.Com   3.95% (318)
Bloomberg.Com   3.39% (273)
Businessweek.Com   2.70% (217)
Yahoo.Com   1.99% (160)
Spiegel.De   1.14% (92)

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Top Blogs

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

Djysrv.Blogspot.Com   0.12% (10)
Climateerinvest.Blogspot.Com   0.07% (6)
Solarplaza.Com   0.06% (5)
Guanteik.Blogspot.Com   0.05% (4)
Dailyenergyreport.Com   0.04% (3)

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News Articles

All 7681 news articles:


Solar Energy Funding and Investigations | The Energy Collective

...... acceptable It is estimated that this increase alone will lead to a hike in the average consumer annual power bill According To Der Spiegel , even members of chancellor Angela Merkel staff are now describing the policy as a massive money pit Philipp Rsler , Germany minister of economics and technology , has called the spiraling solar subsidies a threat to the economy ......

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Tone: 0.82%
Pol: 7.90%
Act: 22.40%
Per: 0.61%
Que: 2.65%
Exc: 0.66%

Despite New Obstacles, Germans Still Aim for Future Without Nukes or Fossil Fuels » Kitsap Sun

...... a back loading plan that would raise permit prices by limiting their supply In April European Parliament members narrowly rejected the plan In early May German chancellor Angela Merkel called on the Parliament to support it , though her own minister Of Economics and Technology , Philipp Rsler , has so far not lent his support the European Parliament environment panel is ......

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Tone: 0.75%
Pol: 7.37%
Act: 21.95%
Per: 0.15%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

EU probes Germany energy price breaks

...... the European Commission has opened an investigation into German help for large companies amid its green energy shift , sparking a warning from chancellor Angela Merkel that Berlin would fight back Germany , to support wind , solar and other renewables under its nuclear phase-out , imposes a surcharge on electricity bills but reduces this levy for energy-intensive companies that face ......

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Tone: -2.45%
Pol: 7.34%
Act: 26.57%
Per: 0.35%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

What Went Right in 2013: Health Costs, Women Leaders, U.S. Oil, and More - Businessweek

...... the March Janet Yellen is lined up to run the Federal Reserve , the world most powerful central bank general Motors GM named Mary Barra to be its next chief executive officer Angela Merkel won another term as chancellor of Germany , and Park Geun Hye took office as South Korea president Kathleen Taylor was named the next chairman of the Royal Bank of Canada RY , the nation ......

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Tone: 0.77%
Pol: 8.24%
Act: 21.27%
Per: 0.49%
Que: 1.11%
Exc: 0.00%

The Observer science quiz 2013: answers to parts 2 and 3 | Science | The Observer

...... Chris Hadfield Prince Philip PICTURE GALLERY Tian Tian Virginia McKenna Ig Nobel prize in Medicine Iran Utah Angela Merkel Cuadrilla Resources the oldest bird , First crosscontinental flight in a solar-powered plane ......

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Tone: -0.55%
Pol: 1.64%
Act: 8.20%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 1.82%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 182 blog posts:


Germany to slash subisidies to wind, solar | WIND CONCERNS ONTARIO: On WordPress

...... from industrial wind turbines WCO is a coalition promoting awareness of the impacts of industrial wind power facilities By Markus Wacket BERLIN Reuters German chancellor Angela Merkel conservatives and the Social Democrats have agreed to slash feed-in tariffs FIT for wind power in many regions where wind energy production is high , according to a draft agreement obtained by ......

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Tone: 6.32%
Pol: 9.49%
Act: 21.34%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

live news headlines: Daily News: Reuters Science News Headlines - Scientists who took chemistry into cyberspace win Nobel Prize

...... of differences on energy , tax and social issues Factbox German coalition watch Merkel talks with SPD and Greens Wednesday , Oct , AM PDT chancellor Angela Merkel led her conservatives to their best result in over two decades in a German election on September but must still find a coalition partner to secure a third term She is due to hold preliminary ......

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Tone: 1.47%
Pol: 7.35%
Act: 19.44%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Solar Stocks: Heating Up

...... Continent , Germany is a particularly promising source of future demand for the company In the traumatic aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan , German chancellor Angela Merkel announced a plan to shut down all of the country nuclear power plants by and convert almost completely to solar and wind power by In national elections on Sept , Merkel ......

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Tone: 2.34%
Pol: 6.44%
Act: 22.06%
Per: 0.68%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

How well is government promotion wind and solar power working out in Germany? | Wintery Knight

...... in Germany shut down the nation nuclear power plants , wean the country from coal and promote a wholesale shift to renewable energy sources But the plan , backed by chancellor Angela Merkel and opposition parties alike , is running into problems in execution that are forcing Germans to come face to face with the costs and complexities of sticking to their principles German families ......

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Tone: -0.34%
Pol: 7.29%
Act: 25.15%
Per: 0.48%
Que: 8.20%
Exc: 0.00%

Wind and solar impoverishes Germanys poorest | Trending Central

...... price-tag for consumers , reports Der Speigel the costs , says the report , often fall disproportionately on the poor Germany Energiewende , or energy revolution , is chancellor Angela Merkel project of the century and German Environment minister Peter Altmaier and others are on a mission to help people save money on their electricity bills , because they're about to receive some bad ......

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Tone: -2.00%
Pol: 5.57%
Act: 18.93%
Per: 0.22%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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All 182 tweets:
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...#Germany to go #nuke-free by 2022. 23% of its power is from #nuclear now. They will replace it with #solar and #wind!

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(06/30/2011 at 3:10:31 pm)
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Tone: 3.57%
Pol: 3.57%
Act: 25.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 33.33%


...260.000 Menschen fordern Atomausstieg bis 2015; Greenpeace übergibt Unterschriften an Bundeskanzlerin Merkel #solar...

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(06/29/2011 at 04:11:18 am)
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Pol: 0.00%
Act: 5.56%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...@ABCEnvironment: some extremely dubious "facts" in there. & no mention of fracking's downside - #energy #nuclear #solar...

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(06/26/2011 at 7:58:08 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 4.55%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...The case for clean energy | #energy #oil #coal #solar #wind #capitalism #socialism...

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(06/23/2011 at 12:06:19 am)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 27.78%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Sunny India needs German solar technology: India did not, apparently, seek cooperation in solar energy, currentl...

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(06/19/2011 at 08:47:30 am)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 10.00%
Act: 15.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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