THE CARBON CAPTURE REPORT



Interactive Timeline Interactive Timeline

Interactive Timeline

Trace The Industry's Ebbs and Flows

Interactive Timeline lets you explore more than 45 indicators about a given topic and more than 15 about any person, organization, location, or news outlet. See the top stories, blog posts, and tweets of each day in context with key trends.

learn more
Geographic Intelligence Geographic Intelligence

Geographic Intelligence

Map The Industry Landscape

Geographic Intelligence dives into the content of each story, identifies nuanced worldwide geographic mentions down to the remote hilltop, and delivers that insight overlaid onto Google Maps and Google Earth.

learn more
Advanced Analytics Advanced Analytics

Advanced Analytics

Make Sense of Complexity

Advanced Analytics use a range of analyses and visualizations to help you make sense of the complex news cycle and gain critical insights into key trends.

learn more
Biography Databases Biography Databases

Biography Databases

Profile the Who, What and Where

Biography Databases profile the people, organizations, news and blog outlets, Twitterers, and the locations of the news that define the global discourse.

learn more
Daily Email Newsletters Daily Email Newsletters

Daily Email Newsletters

Breaking Insight Direct to your Inbox

Signup for our daily email newsletters, which deliver a summarized version of our Daily Report directly to your inbox each morning. Wake up to the latest insights, critical developments, and moving trends to keep on top of your interest areas.

learn more

Interactive Timeline Geographic Intelligence Advanced Analytics Biography Databases Email Newsletter


Climate Change

World Investors Urge Leaders To Act On Carbon Pricing Ahead Of UN Climate Summit

... in cleaner technologies. "Stronger political leadership and more ambitious policies are needed in order for us to scale up our investments," the investors' statement said. The UN climate change summit on Sep. 23, devised and led by Secretary General Ban-ki Moon, will bring heads of state and senior officials from more than 125 countries, including U.S. President Barack Obama, to New York ...

Tone: 3.00%
Pol: 5.00%
Act: 22.00%
Per: 0.50%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Legislatio...

4 Articles


(388 words by huffingtonpost.com)


VOLUME
+40.10%
TONE
+9.77%




Solar

White House proposes new energy efficiency rule in climate push | Reuters

... would curb nearly 300 million tonnes of carbon emissions by 2030 and save consumers more than $10 billion on energy bills. The Energy Department also said it would train veterans to install solar panels at military bases, while the Agriculture Department said it would invest $68 million in 540 renewable energy and efficiency projects in rural areas, including 240 solar projects. The ...

Tone: 6.22%
Pol: 7.25%
Act: 23.83%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Legislatio...
Project

3 Articles


(184 words by reuters.com)


VOLUME
-16.83%
TONE
+38.37%




Nuclear

Developing world revives nuclear power prospects, but yet to commit - Yahoo News

... we're seeing a lot of other countries that are wanting to develop nuclear. We're finding money in places we didn't even know existed," Danny Roderick, chief executive of Toshiba-owned nuclear reactor maker Westinghouse, told Reuters at a nuclear industry conference last week in London. Rival reactor designer GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy, a joint venture between the U.S. and Japanese companies, ...

Tone: 1.98%
Pol: 7.63%
Act: 18.93%
Per: 0.56%
Que: 4.35%
Exc: 0.00%

Legislatio...
Project

6 Articles


(671 words by yahoo.com)


VOLUME
+100.00%
TONE
+58.09%




Hydroelectric

Nepal clears India's GMR plan for $1.4 bln hydroelectric plant | Reuters

... KATHMANDU, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Nepal's centre-left cabinet on Thursday cleared the way for an Indian firm to build a $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant in the northwest of the country, a cabinet minister said, the Himalayan republic's biggest foreign investment scheme. The Nepalese government agreed to allow India's GMR company in 2008 to construct the 900-megawatt Upper Karnali hydroelectric ...

Tone: 3.32%
Pol: 9.96%
Act: 22.88%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Legislatio...
Project

3 Articles


(508 words by reuters.com)


VOLUME
+16.67%
TONE
-16.61%




Coal

The Great Frack Forward China's Coal Addiction Threatens The Planet. But Can It Handle A Natural Gas Revolution?

... the Shaanxi Guesthouse, in 1958. It was part of the lead-up to Chairman Mao's Great Leap Forward, in which, to surpass the industrial achievements of the West, the government built steelworks, coal mines, power stations, and cement factoriesdisplacing hundreds of thousands and clearcutting a tenth of China's forests in the process. Despite its quaint name, the guesthouse is a cluster of ...

Tone: 0.76%
Pol: 6.31%
Act: 21.17%
Per: 1.21%
Que: 1.69%
Exc: 0.56%

Legislatio...
Activism
Project

5 Articles


(4366 words by huffingtonpost.com)


VOLUME
-11.25%
TONE
-10.41%




Oil

UPDATE 1-Penn West says revamping accounting practices | Reuters

... (Adds details, shares) Sept 18 (Reuters) - Canadian oil producer Penn West Petroleum Ltd said it was strengthening its accounting practices after a review uncovered irregularities that forced to company to restate some of its prior results. Penn West initiated the internal review after it discovered in July accounting irregularities that misclassified nearly C$300 million ($273 million) in ...

Tone: 0.54%
Pol: 5.36%
Act: 17.96%
Per: 0.80%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


3 Articles


(336 words by reuters.com)


VOLUME
+24.64%
TONE
+13.16%




Gas

GM recalling natural gas-powered vans due to possible leak | Reuters

... DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co ( GM.N ) will recall about 3,200 vans powered by natural gas because of the possibility of a gas leak that increases the risk of a fire, the automaker said on Thursday. GM said it knows of no fires, crashes or injuries related to this issue. The alternative to conventional gasoline vans is the 2011 to 2014 model year Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana. ...

Tone: ~0.65%
Pol: 8.39%
Act: 20.65%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


6 Articles


(146 words by reuters.com)


VOLUME
+11.19%
TONE
-1.17%




Wind

EUROPE POWER-German day-ahead climbs, curve off 2-month low | Agricultural Commodities | Reuters

... - Spot power prices in Germany rose sharply on Thursday, reflecting forecasts for a further drop in wind and solar output, while forward prices steadied after a two-month low. German wind power output could halve to 1.1 gigawatts (GW) on Friday, while the country's solar output is expected to fall 340 megawatts (MW) to 4.8 GW, according to Thomson Reuters Point Carbon. German baseload (24 ...

Tone: 2.45%
Pol: 4.08%
Act: 16.73%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%




(214 words by reuters.com)


VOLUME
+16.42%
TONE
-0.73%




Biofuels

TRF -Food versus fuel in U.S. renewable energy showdown | Agricultural Commodities | Reuters

... reduce government mandates on turning food into fuel, an agricultural economist said, amid a debate over bioenergy targets. "I don't see the sense in favouring one market participant like biofuels over the people in the world who want to use these feed stocks for food," Dr Thomas Elam, a U.S.-based economist with FarmEcon LLC, said in an interview with the Thomson Reuters Foundation on ...

Tone: 1.23%
Pol: 5.19%
Act: 21.48%
Per: 0.25%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Legislatio...



(385 words by reuters.com)


VOLUME
-14.93%
TONE
+20.49%




Green Energy

BBC News - China media: Xis India visit

... According to the China Daily, experts expect Chinese investment in the UK to dip in the short-term if Scotland gains independence. Joseph Deng, director of Shanghai Ghrepower Green Energy Co Ltd's UK subsidiary, tells the daily that Chinese businesses in Scotland will no longer be able to receive subsidies from the UK government if the region breaks away. BBC Monitoring reports and ...

Tone: 2.49%
Pol: 8.06%
Act: 19.35%
Per: 0.15%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%




(668 words by bbc.co.uk)


VOLUME
+0.00%
TONE
-10.94%




Renewable Energy

Building a Viable Solar Marketplace in Nigeria

... In countries where there are established markets for alternative and renewable energy sources, economic and financial inducements such as feed in tariffs, tax incentives, net metering and self supply schemes have significantly driven market activities in the new energy sector and provided enabling environments for individuals, businesses and the government to play their respective roles in ...

Tone: 4.13%
Pol: 8.76%
Act: 21.82%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%




(594 words by renewableenergyworld.com)


VOLUME
+10.27%
TONE
+25.62%




Carbon Credits

Global investors urge leaders to act on carbon pricing ahead of UN meeting | Reuters

... BlackRock, Calvert Investments, BNP Paribas Investment Partners and Standard Bank. They want countries to set a price tag on pollution by taxing carbon emission or implementing cap and trade emissions policies to create incentives for investing in cleaner technologies. "Stronger political leadership and more ambitious policies are needed in order for us to scale up our investments," ...

Tone: 3.02%
Pol: 5.04%
Act: 22.17%
Per: 0.50%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Legislatio...

4 Articles


(385 words by reuters.com)


VOLUME
+28.57%
TONE
-11.07%







Sign up for our Daily Report by Email

Use our signup form to receive our daily email newsletter in your inbox each morning. Wake up to the latest developments, critical insights, and moving trends to keep on top of your industries.



ABOUT THE CARBON CAPTURE REPORT

The Carbon Capture Report is one of the world's premiere sources of daily news and public perception reports of carbon capture and sequestration, climate change, and the energy sector around the world, 365 days a year. Based on more than a decade of research on global information discourse, the Carbon Capture Report has become the "go-to" resource for governments, companies, environmental groups, law firms, venture capitalists, researchers, and even private citizens, with subscribers in more than 120 countries.


© 2005-2012 The Carbon Capture Report. A service of the University of Illinois. All results are generated by computer and no guarantees of any kind are provided regarding accuracy or completeness.