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Electricity Data: Net Generation from Electricity Plants Application Programming Interface (API)

Metadata Updated: July 6, 2021

This API provides data on U.S. electricity generation by fuel type, i.e., coal, petroleum, natural gas, nuclear, hydroelectric, wind, solar, geothermal, and wood. Data also organized by sector, i.e., electric power, electric utility, commerical and industrial. Annual, quarterly, and monthly data available. Based on Form EIA-906, Form EIA-920, and Form EIA-923 data. Users of the EIA API are required to obtain an API Key via this registration form: http://www.eia.gov/beta/api/register.cfm

Access & Use Information

Restricted: This dataset can only be accessed or used under certain conditions. License: Other (Public Domain)

Downloads & Resources

References

http://www.eia.gov/tools/glossary/index.cfm?id=electricity
http://www.eia.gov/survey/#eia-923

Dates

Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date July 6, 2021
Data Update Frequency R/P1M

Metadata Source

Harvested from Energy JSON

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date July 6, 2021
Publisher U.S. Energy Information Administration
Maintainer
Identifier DOE-019-540445663
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2015-07-27
Category energy
Public Access Level restricted public
Data Update Frequency R/P1M
Bureau Code 019:20
Metadata Context https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.jsonld
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Data Quality True
Harvest Object Id 170f1dfe-c313-4d72-ae1c-104e7b97ffad
Harvest Source Id f77dd4c2-ab3d-4bc7-8b3f-2aaa2e411d70
Harvest Source Title Energy JSON
Homepage URL http://www.eia.gov/electricity/
License http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/other-pd
Old Spatial United States
Program Code 019:022
Related Documents http://www.eia.gov/tools/glossary/index.cfm?id=electricity, http://www.eia.gov/survey/#eia-923
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 3c4697dd769e04dfd965a5d6ce13279e19035b6f
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial {"type":"Polygon","coordinates":-124.733253,24.544245,-124.733253,49.388611,-66.954811,49.388611,-66.954811,24.544245,-124.733253,24.544245}
Temporal 2001/2015

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