Fatih Birol: Person DB Profile

This profile page summarizes all known activity of the person Fatih Birol related to Climate Change. 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 Climate Change.

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At-A-Glance Vitals

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All Media Count   3544
News Count (W/Clustered)   2955 (83.38%)
Distinct Stories   1650
Blog Count   446 (12.58%)
Tweet Count   142 (4.01%)
Shared Tweet Count   229
Links Tweeted   0
Combined Tone   0.75
Combined Polarization   7.13
Combined Activity   0.74
Combined Personalization   0.74
News Tone   1.00
Blog Tone   0.55
Tweet Tone   -3.75
First Seen   5/4/2009
Last Seen   12/23/2013
News/Social Ratio  83.38%
Attention/Loyalty  685 / 3157 days (21.70%)


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

3.82% (130)
3.47% (118)
59.92% (2038)
63.57% (2162)

Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this person: (Click on any country to view its profile) [Help]

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Outlet Location Countries
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Related People

The following names occur in articles mentioning this person:

Fatih Birol   95.97% (3401)
Barack Obama   8.30% (294)
Christiana Figueres   6.52% (231)
Endre Tvinnereim   6.18% (219)
Nobuo Tanaka   5.19% (184)

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Related Organizations

The following organizations occur in articles mentioning this person:

International Energy Agency   89.39% (3168)
World Energy Outlook   24.04% (852)
European Union   13.09% (464)
United Nations   10.21% (362)
Greenpeace   7.87% (279)

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Related Worldwide Cities

The following cities worldwide occur in articles mentioning this person:

Copenhagen, Kă¸Avn*, Denmark   27.45% (973)
Paris, Rhă´Alpes, France   23.42% (830)
Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan   19.50% (691)
London, London, City Of, United Kingdom   16.14% (572)
Durban, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa   13.94% (494)

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Related Countries
The following countries occur in articles mentioning this person:
China   4.57% (2034)
United States   4.57% (1548)
Japan   4.57% (1531)
France   4.57% (1096)
Denmark   4.57% (1015)

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Related Global Regions

The following regions worldwide occur in articles mentioning this person:

Kă¸Avn*, Denmark   27.45% (973)
Rhă´Alpes, France   23.67% (839)
Kyoto, Japan   19.53% (692)
London, City Of, United Kingdom   16.14% (572)
Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa   14.19% (503)

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Related US States

The following US states occur in articles mentioning this person:

New York, United States   13.32% (472)
Washington, United States   8.35% (296)
District Of Columbia, United States   7.82% (277)
California, United States   6.38% (226)
Texas, United States   4.57% (162)

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Outlet Location Countries
This person is mentioned in articles from outlets in these countries:
United States   4.57% (1475)
Australia   4.57% (218)
Scotland   4.57% (199)
Canada   4.57% (106)
India   4.57% (41)

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The following Twitterers tweet links about this person

Kphirah   0.11% (4)[Profile]
ecohouses   0.11% (4)[Profile]
MeilinSong   0.08% (3)[Profile]
GreenEyedMonB   0.06% (2)[Profile]
nick_cayman   0.06% (2)[Profile]

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Top News Outlets

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

Reuters.Com   1.64% (58)
Guardian.Co.Uk   1.16% (41)
Yahoo.Com   1.07% (38)
Energybulletin.Net   1.07% (38)
Huffingtonpost.Com   0.87% (31)

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Top Blogs

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

Cagw.Mythicalunderworld.Com   0.31% (11)
Hendrawanm.Wordpress.Com   0.23% (8)
Antigreen.Blogspot.Com   0.14% (5)
Theoildrum.Com   0.14% (5)
Wildsingaporenews.Blogspot.Com   0.11% (4)

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News Articles

All 2955 news articles:


Beware of the carbon bubble: The biggest threat to the environment you haven’t heard of yet -

...... the degrees Celsius temperatures have risen thus far has already severely damaged ecosystems and economies But given that the current trajectory would , according to IEA economist Fatih Birol , increase global temperatures by degrees , degrees is a politically and scientifically feasible red line And it won't be easy the most recent Carbon Tracker report estimates that to have an ......

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Tone: 1.23%
Pol: 8.48%
Act: 22.14%
Per: 0.82%
Que: 21.35%
Exc: 10.11%


There shale be energy! World powers embrace fracking | The Daily Caller

...... of European prices and one-fifth of Japanese prices By around , the United States is projected to become the largest global oil producer , wrote IEA chief economist Fatih Birol the result is a continued fall in US oil imports , to the extent that North America becomes a net oil exporter around the United States , which currently imports around per cent ......

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Tone: 3.07%
Pol: 5.42%
Act: 20.75%
Per: 0.24%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

The future of energy: Clear or cloudy? | Ars Technica

...... absolutely necessary , since some aspects of the energy economy were already pushing us toward conservation and efficiency Even without a carbon tax , the International Energy Agency Fatih Birol noted that oil prices have hovered near or above a barrel for about five years , something he called without precedent in market history But will this trend continue Birol thought it ......

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Tone: 0.14%
Pol: 7.04%
Act: 25.55%
Per: 3.18%
Que: 16.67%
Exc: 0.00%

Real clothes for the emperor

...... the top line is not business as usual , it the trajectory of emissions that reflects mitigation actions and promises undertaken under the Copenhagen Protocol It what concerned Fatih Birol In carbon budget terms , the area under the graph determines the quantum of emissions remaining in the atmosphere and hence the eventual temperature Eliminating the area between the two lines is ......

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Tone: 0.65%
Pol: 6.27%
Act: 21.56%
Per: 1.59%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

What China's Energy Trajectory Says About Climate Change

...... emergency were declared to cope with the smog But the problem isn't China alone Though natural gas accounts for the bulk of the energy mix in Southeast Asia , IEA chief economist Fatih Birol warned the region economy was moving from green to black because of the abundance of cheap coal World powers gathered for the annual United Nations climate change talks last month couldn't agree ......

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Tone: 0.80%
Pol: 5.94%
Act: 19.90%
Per: 0.32%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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Blog Posts

All 446 blog posts:


Exploring The Future of Energy | Dr. Myron Evans

...... GMT Standard Time , writes http www nobelprize org Audiences across the globe will join Nobel Laureate Steven Chu , Rajendra Pachauri from the IPCC , Fatih Birol from the IEA and other world-leading experts , Nobel Laureates and business leaders in a discussion about the future of energy ......

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Tone: 5.62%
Pol: 7.87%
Act: 14.61%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

Climate Code Red: Is climate change already dangerous (5): Climate safety and an unavoidably radical future

...... that the world is presently heading for C or more of warming this century , and as soon as Reuters correspondent Michael Rose quotes IEA chief Economist , Fatih Birol as saying that emission trends are perfectly in line with a temperature increase of C , which would have devastating consequences for the planet Anderson says there is a widespread view ......

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Tone: 0.88%
Pol: 8.61%
Act: 21.62%
Per: 1.52%
Que: 8.62%
Exc: 0.00%

Limiting Global Warming to 2C: Can Europe and the United States Keep the Climate Window Open? « German Marshall Fund of the United States

...... of a new report by the International Energy Agency the event , entitled Limiting Global Warming to C Can Europe and the United States Keep The Climate Window Open , featured Fatih Birol , chief Economist Of The International Energy Agency Jos Delbeke , Director-General For Climate Action at the European Commission Tom Brookes , Managing director Of The Energy Strategy Centre at ......

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Tone: 1.83%
Pol: 6.41%
Act: 16.93%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 6.67%
Exc: 0.00%

Redrawing the Climate Change Map | Vedeni Energy News

...... About these ads Share this Like this Like Loading Categories Uncategorized Tags Activism , Celsius , Climate change , Environment , Fatih Birol , International Energy Agency , United States , World Energy Outlook Leave A comment Post navigation larr Older Post Newer post rarr Leave A Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here ......

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Tone: 1.76%
Pol: 4.41%
Act: 34.36%
Per: 2.20%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 6.25%

Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire: EIN News: Earth on Brink of Global Warming Catastrophe, Expert Warns

...... chief economist at the International Energy Agency sees catastrophic consequences for the planet if governments fail to take more immediate and decisive action to combat global warming Fatih Birol , one of the world most respected energy experts , told the Guardian newspaper that greenhouse gas emissions were continuing to rise so fast that waiting much longer to replace the Kyoto protocol ......

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Tone: -2.44%
Pol: 7.32%
Act: 18.90%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 20.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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All 142 tweets:
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...RT @Asher_Wolf: SMH || Australia on course to suffer global warming of four degrees #ONA #Wikileaks #auspol...

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(07/08/2011 at 11:44:14 am)
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Tone: -4.76%
Pol: 4.76%
Act: 14.29%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...Dep. Director Heather Smith, ONA: effects of climate change "would be destabilising south east Asia by 2030" #Wikileaks...

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(07/08/2011 at 10:56:54 am)
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Pol: 0.00%
Act: 13.64%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...RT @Asher_Wolf: Dep. Director Heather Smith, ONA: effects of climate change "would be destabilising south east Asia by 2030" #Wikileaks...

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(07/08/2011 at 12:50:40 am)
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Tone: 0.00%
Pol: 0.00%
Act: 16.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...That’s what the latest #climate negotiations at Bonn point at #DTE #globalwarming

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(07/06/2011 at 03:25:22 am)
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Tone: -5.88%
Pol: 5.88%
Act: 5.88%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%


...#Kyoto protocol that legally binds rich countries to cut GHGs may not get a new lease of life #DTE #globalwarming

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(07/06/2011 at 03:23:35 am)
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Tone: 8.00%
Pol: 16.00%
Act: 16.00%
Per: 0.00%
Que: 0.00%
Exc: 0.00%

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