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Electric Plants

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Worldwide data on facilities producing electricity, with details on type of technology, fuel and capacity.

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Energy & Natural Resources


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REST, Python, S3 Proxy, SQL


  • Thermal
  • Renewables
  • EDIN
  • MW
  • Gas Turbine
  • Nuclear
  • Hydropower
  • Solar
  • Wind
  • Diesel
  • Turbine
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Data Set

Dataset NameDataset DescriptionData FormatPublishing Frequency
Electric Plants OverviewGeneral information on the Electric plant: Plant Name, Operator, Status, Total Capacity, Plant Type and LocationParquetWeekly
Electric Plant CapacitiesDetails by Units: Capacity, Status, Online Date, Fuel Type, Generation Technology Type and Gas Turbine Type if applicableParquetWeekly
Electric Plant Emission DetailsHistorical annual CO2 emissions and generation of electric plants facilities reported by operators or official governmental agencies.ParquetWeekly
Operating rates linked to an Electric Plant unitDetails on historical annual operating rates in percentage reported for a specific electric plant unitParquetWeekly
Electric Plant CostsCosts details and remarks of electric plants. The cost represent the Capital Expenditure announced and/or Estimated.ParquetWeekly
Electric Plant EmissionsHistorical CO2 emissions of electric plants facilities reported by operators or official governmental agencies.ParquetWeekly
Electric Plant Operator HistoryOperator name, ownership, company interests and historical validity of electricity producing facilities.ParquetWeekly
Electric Plant MilestonesInformation on important milestones (e.g. Government Approvals, EPC, EIS, FID) on electric plants facilities, including operational and non-operational (planned or shutdown).ParquetWeekly
Electric Plant Operating RatesHistorical information on electric plant operating rates in percent and net generation in GWh reported by operators.ParquetWeekly
Electric Plant Unit Wind Turbine InstalledDetails on installed wind turbines in electric plant facilities: number of turbines, Kw, rotation frequency, turbine size.ParquetWeekly
Electric Plant Fuel ConsumptionHistorical information on annual fuel consumption for electric plant facilities: fuel type, dates and quantity.ParquetWeekly
Capital costs linked to an Electric Plant unitCapital costs expenditure details reported for specific electric plant unit and reported on a specific dateParquetWeekly
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