Open Sustainable Technology

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Meteostat Python

Access and analyze historical weather and climate data with Python.

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Climate Change - Climate Data Visualization and Access - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 17.6

CSP.guru

An open-source database of concentrating solar power plants of the world for energy modellers and analysts.

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Renewable Energy - Photovoltaics and Solar Energy - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 4.7

sentinelsat

Makes searching, downloading and retrieving the metadata of Sentinel satellite images from the Copernicus Open Access Hub easy.

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Sustainable Development - Environmental Satellites - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 20.7

wetterdienst

Trying to make access to weather data in Python feel like a warm summer breeze.

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Atmosphere - Meteorological Observation and Forecast - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 17.9

OpenClimate

Independent Climate Accounting Network in support of Paris Agreement goals.

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Emissions - Carbon Intensity and Accounting - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 7.2

Herbie

A python package that downloads recent and archived numerical weather prediction model output from different cloud archive sources.

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Atmosphere - Meteorological Observation and Forecast - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 16.3

Awesome Open Geoscience

Curated from repositories that make our lives as geoscientists, hackers and data wranglers easier or just more awesome.

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Sustainable Development - Curated Lists - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 11.5

goes2go

Download and process GOES-16 and GOES-17 data from NOAA's archive on AWS using Python.

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Sustainable Development - Environmental Satellites - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 12.9

gbfs

Documentation for the General Bikeshare Feed Specification, a standardized data feed for shared mobility system availability.

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Consumption - Mobility and Transportation - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 11.5

Gieß den Kiez

Enable coordinated citizen participation in the irrigation of urban trees.

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Biosphere - Forest Observation and Management - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 7.8

brightsky

A JSON API for Germany's meteorological service as part of their Open Data program.

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Atmosphere - Meteorological Observation and Forecast - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 13.4

The Building Data Genome 2 Data-Set

Whole building non-residential hourly energy meter data from the Great Energy Predictor III competition.

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Consumption - Buildings and Heating - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 5.8

sidb

Contains information on laboratory soil incubation experiments, with emphasis on time series of CO2 release.

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Natural Resources - Soil and Land - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: -Infinity

Awesome Sentinel

A curated list of awesome tools, tutorials and APIs related to data from the Copernicus Sentinel Satellites.

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Sustainable Development - Curated Lists - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 9.3

The-building-data-genome-project

A collection of non-residential buildings for performance analysis and algorithm benchmarking.

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Consumption - Buildings and Heating - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 6.6

Open Energy Platform

Aims to ensure quality, transparency and reproducibility in energy system research. It is a collection of various tools and information and that help working with energy-related data.

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Energy Systems - Energy Modeling and Optimization - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 9.8

The Public Utility Data Liberation Project

Makes the US' energy data easier to access and use.

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Energy Systems - Energy System Data Access - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 16.5

Transitland

An open data platform that collects GTFS, GTFS Realtime, and other open data feeds from transit providers around the world.

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Consumption - Mobility and Transportation - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 9.2

Open Grid Emissions Initiative

Seeks to fill a critical need for high-quality, publicly-accessible, hourly grid emissions data that can be used for GHG accounting, policymaking, academic research, and energy attribute certificate markets.

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Emissions - Carbon Intensity and Accounting - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 6.7

Global Power Plant Database

A comprehensive, global and open source database of power plants.

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Energy Systems - Energy System Data Access - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 6.5

GeoNuclearData

Database with information about Nuclear Power Plants worldwide.

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Energy Systems - Energy System Data Access - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 4.5

rfisheries

Interacting with fisheries databases at openfisheries.org.

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Biosphere - Marine Life and Fishery - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 16.7

EIA

An R package wrapping the US Energy Information Administration open data API.

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Energy Systems - Energy System Data Access - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 5.6