’Twas two weeks before Christmas, when all were upsetThey had bet on cold weather and were filled with regret;Projections had claimed that the climes would be briskOh, the exports were loaded all snug in their tankersBut domestic demand showed no pleasers, no thankers;For natgas had fallen from its perch oh so highAnd few had a need, whether wet gas or dry;On ethane, on propane, on butane, on iso! You can’t let us down just ’cause New Yorkers don’t have snow!
Eversource Energy, a New England utility and supplier of natural gas, has threatened legal action against the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) if the organization does not back away from citing a study that accuses the company of artificially limiting gas supplies to the region to benefit from price spikes. Eversource (NYSE: ES) fired off a cease-and-desist letter on Dec. 11, saying EDF has “repeatedly published assertions drawn from the so-called study ... that are unsupported by fact.
The weather forecast of colder conditions in certain regions will result in more holiday spending. Really. Cold weather and “mood” snow (it’s a thing) get folks in the holiday spirit and bolster buying, says AccuWeather, which has a more optimistic forecast for the season’s sales than the National Retail Federation and also expects below-normal temperatures in the Midwest and Northeast.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".