Open Sustainable Technology

A curated list of open technology projects to sustain a stable climate, energy supply, biodiversity and natural resources.

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A solution that provides simple access to emissions data of climate-relevant gases.

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Emissions - Emission Observation and Modeling - Last synced: 03 Dec 2023 - Ranking: 7.0


Deep learning models and dataset for recognizing industrial smoke emissions.

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Emissions - Emission Observation and Modeling - Last synced: 03 Dec 2023 - Ranking: 5.3


KnowFlow Automatic Water Monitoring device is an open source tool enabling everyone to have access to first hand water quality data with low cost.

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Natural Resources - Water Supply - Last synced: 03 Dec 2023 - Ranking: 6.1


A modular, open-source hardware and software platform that allows for high-throughput quantitative imaging of plankton samples in aquatic biology and ecology.

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Biosphere - Marine Life and Fishery - Last synced: 03 Dec 2023 - Ranking: 7.1

Surfrider Plastic Origins

A citizen science project that uses AI to map plastic pollution in European rivers and share its data publicly.

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Industrial Ecology - Circular Economy and Waste - Last synced: 02 Dec 2023 - Ranking: 4.5

Climate Data Rescue

This application seeks to aid in the digitization of paper records through the crowd-sourced transcription of scanned image files, particularly documents ill-suited for Optical Character Recognition.

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Climate Change - Climate Data Processing and Analysis - Last synced: 02 Dec 2023 - Ranking: 6.4


Python client for iNaturalist, a community science platform that helps people get involved in the natural world by observing and identifying the living things around them.

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Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 01 Dec 2023 - Ranking: 14.4


The Koster Seafloor Observatory is an open-source, citizen science and machine learning approach to analyse subsea movies.

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Biosphere - Marine Life and Fishery - Last synced: 30 Nov 2023 - Ranking: 5.8