Brisbane City Council: Organization DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the organization Brisbane City Council related to Climate Change. This organization may have appeared in articles supporting this topic, against it, or in a separate context: this biographical entry simply demarks this organization as appearing in content suggesting contextual association with Climate Change.

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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   276
News Count (W/Clustered)   251 (90.94%)
Distinct Stories   131
Blog Count   19 (6.88%)
Tweet Count   5 (1.81%)
Shared Tweet Count   17
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   0.28
Combined Polarization   7.38
Combined Activity   0.99
Combined Personalization   0.99
News Tone   0.22
Blog Tone   1.20
Tweet Tone   0.00
First Seen   3/30/2009
Last Seen   10/24/2013
News/Social Ratio  90.94%
Attention/Loyalty  123 / 2808 days (4.38%)


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

5.56% (15)
2.22% (6)
53.33% (144)
38.52% (104)

Related Countries
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Outlet Location Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Campbell Newman   39.86% (110)
Tony Abbott   30.43% (84)
Bruce Mciver   25.72% (71)
Megan Clark   25.36% (70)
Geoffrey Garrett   25.36% (70)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Brisbane City Council   97.83% (270)
Department Of Environment   31.52% (87)
Tarong Energy   6.88% (19)
Queensland Cs Energy   6.16% (17)
Queensland Resources Council   6.16% (17)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia   95.65% (264)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia   13.04% (36)
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia   12.68% (35)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia   11.96% (33)
Victoria, Seychelles (General), Seychelles   10.51% (29)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this organization:
Australia   1.81% (266)
United States   1.81% (47)
Seychelles   1.81% (29)
United Kingdom   1.81% (25)
Italy   1.81% (18)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this organization:

Queensland, Australia   96.01% (265)
New South Wales, Australia   22.83% (63)
Victoria, Australia   15.58% (43)
Western Australia, Australia   15.22% (42)
South Australia, Australia   13.04% (36)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this organization:

New York, United States   7.61% (21)
California, United States   2.90% (8)
Texas, United States   2.90% (8)
Oklahoma, United States   1.81% (5)
Washington, United States   1.81% (5)

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Outlet Location Countries
This organization is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
Australia   1.81% (185)
United States   1.81% (14)
Australian   1.81% (6)
New Zealand   1.81% (2)
Netherlands   1.81% (1)

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The following Twitterers tweet links about this organization

AIDigest   0.36% (1)[Profile]
APCSummit   0.36% (1)[Profile]
areiamus   0.36% (1)[Profile]
jasonmdallen   0.36% (1)[Profile]
yrlocalmarkets   0.36% (1)[Profile]


Top News Outlets

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

Brisbanetimes.Com.Au   9.78% (27)
News.Com.Au   3.26% (9)
Couriermail.Com.Au   2.90% (8)
Theage.Com.Au   2.90% (8)
Smh.Com.Au   2.90% (8)

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Top Blogs

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

Alankerlin.Blogspot.Com   1.09% (3)
Antigreen.Blogspot.Com   0.72% (2)
Convenientsolutions.Blogspot.Com   0.72% (2)
Australian-Politics.Blogspot.Com   0.72% (2)
Theplanningboardroom.Net   0.36% (1)

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News Articles

All 251 news articles:


Ratepayers to get carbon tax savings | Bayside Bulletin

...... tax as a cost recovery only but has made a conscious decision and has worked hard since the introduction of the carbon tax to absorb and minimise its impact on residents Brisbane City Council ratepayers were slugged per cent a year , which , the council said was to cover the impost after the previous federal government carbon tax Member For Bowman Andrew Laming said removing the ......

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Tone: -3.44%
Pol: 9.06%
Act: 30.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Graham Quirk pressed on carbon tax reprieve

...... Quirk has refused to say whether the council would reverse a rates hike blamed on the carbon tax should it be repealed When pressed by Opposition Leader Milton Dick at the Brisbane City Council meeting on Tuesday afternoon on whether ratepayers could expect a reprieve , Cr Quirk dismissed the question as hypothetical In A hotly debated move , the council announced in an ......

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Tone: -0.23%
Pol: 6.34%
Act: 26.53%
Per: 0.23%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Three major floods, four reviews, but still lessons to learn

...... of important areas the Australian approach We looked at four recent reviews of flood mitigation and adaptation in Australia the Queensland Floods Commission Of Inquiry , Brisbane City Council Flood Response Review , the Victorian Parliament Inquiry into Flood Mitigation Infrastructure in Victoria and the Victorian Floods Review These reviews varied greatly in scope , and all ......

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Tone: 0.71%
Pol: 9.54%
Act: 22.97%
Per: 1.77%
Que: 3.33%
Exc: 0.00%

Mixed Greens: 55kW solar array for Kangaroo Island : Renew Economy

...... in Australia , with million awarded from its Community Energy Efficiency Program to replace , of the city street lights with more energy efficient lamps the Brisbane City Council will contribute a further million to the project over the next two financial years the new lights will use per cent less electricity,and are expected to reduce the council overall ......

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Tone: 3.00%
Pol: 4.71%
Act: 23.82%
Per: 0.14%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Second severe storm hits southeast Queensland

...... not affected All persons on the site were accounted for PM More than homes are without power , according to Energex These include in the Brisbane City Council area in Ipswich City Council area in Scenic Rim Regional Council area and in the Somerset Regional Council area PM Energex crews are working to restore power ......

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Tone: -2.29%
Pol: 5.76%
Act: 20.96%
Per: 0.76%
Que: 1.56%
Exc: 1.56%

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Blog Posts

All 19 blog posts:


Newman under fire over climate change | Catastrophic Anthropogenic <b>...</b>

...... , including climate change , he said What we know is that a carbon tax will raise costs of living and cost jobs , but not fix the environment Unlike Labor , the Brisbane City Council is the largest single purchaser of renewable energy in the nation If Anna Bligh was fair dinkum , why hasn't she done this Ms Bligh has not yet commented in detail on the carbon tax issue ......

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Tone: -1.47%
Pol: 9.00%
Act: 22.42%
Per: 1.96%
Que: 4.35%
Exc: 0.00%

Sydney Conservative: News items and comments

...... Contrary to widespread belief , supermarket giant Woolworths yesterday said it was not among the Misfortune Give it time Misfortune loves company UPDATE Brisbane City Council is a Misfortune member the net , tonnes of carbon emissions from Brisbane landfills will cost the city million , at a tonne After last week saying the carbon ......

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Tone: -0.66%
Pol: 9.23%
Act: 24.48%
Per: 1.69%
Que: 7.56%
Exc: 0.89%

a trip to Kew Gardens anyone?

...... from the city centre - mins by car or bus and open every day of the year with free entry click on Brisbane Botanical Gardens above to find further information at the Brisbane City Council website under Facilities and Recreation the Millennium Seed Bank Project MSBP is the largest ex situ conservation project ever conceived Its partners will have banked seed from of the ......

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Tone: 2.40%
Pol: 5.87%
Act: 19.05%
Per: 1.08%
Que: 1.23%
Exc: 4.94%

12:05 PM - Australian Politics

...... numbers in the Clem Tunnel , which were chronically inaccurate Aecom also failed to mention that it provided a different set of traffic figures months earlier to Brisbane City Council Environmental Impact Study On Clem m , which were vastly different and would have raised questions about the viability of the project , according to the claim In the PDS distributed to ......

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Tone: -0.71%
Pol: 8.33%
Act: 22.72%
Per: 0.18%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Green IT/Broadband and Cyber-Infrastructure: Australia gets it <b>...</b>

...... networks in the R E community in Australia AARnet eResaerch infrastructure also helps the nation achieve its broadband goals for example AARnet partnered with the Brisbane City Council and Queensland Rail and by swapping fibres , managed to achieve the equivalent of m worth of fibre builds in Brisbane City for approximately m Finally One of the world largest green ......

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Tone: 3.93%
Pol: 9.94%
Act: 22.56%
Per: 1.84%
Que: 1.29%
Exc: 0.65%

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All 5 tweets:
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...#Environment Newman under fire over climate change

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(07/17/2011 at 7:37:06 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 16.67%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Enlightening: Philips’ Harry Verhaar and local government’s role to help communities cope with climate change.

(20 words)
(06/20/2011 at 01:35:46 am)
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Tone: 5.00%
Pol: 5.00%
Act: 20.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases: Australia's Dengue Risk Driven by Human Adaptation to Climate Change

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(05/17/2010 at 07:01:29 am)
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Tone: -5.00%
Pol: 15.00%
Act: 15.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Climate change affecting climate change? That's not cool!!

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(11/29/2009 at 6:19:04 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 14.29%
Act: 28.57%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 50.00%
Exc: 100.00%


...Of particular interest is our lost history of climate change:

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(11/26/2009 at 7:43:41 pm)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 14.29%
Act: 28.57%
Per: 7.14%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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