Data Platform

This is the Open Power System Data platform. We provide European power system data in five packages:

OPSD (internal) data packages
Data package Description Download latest version    Documentation and script
Conventional power plants List of conventional power plants in Germany and European countries 2017-07-07 (753 kB) View or access on Github
National generation capacity Aggregated generation capacity by technology and country 2017-07-07 (2 MB) View or access on Github
Renewable power plants List of renewable energy power stations 2017-07-03 (169 MB) View or access on Github
Time series Load, wind and solar, prices in hourly resolution 2017-07-09 (162 MB) View or access on Github
Weather data Script for the download of MERRA-2 weather data 2017-07-05 (75 MB) View or access on Github
Contributed (external) data packages
Data package Description Download latest version    Documentation and script
Household Data Detailed household load and solar generation in minutely to hourly resolution 2017-08-01 (9 MB) View or access on Github
Renewables.ninja PV and Wind Profiles Simulated hourly country-aggregated PV and wind capacity factors for Europe 2017-07-19 (90 MB) View or access on Github

Data availability overview

Time series List of power plants National
generation
capacity
Weather
data
Prices Load Wind Solar Renewable Conventional
AT 2015+ 2006+ 2015+ 2015+
BE 2015+ 2006+ 2015+ 2015+
CH 2015+ 2007+ 2015+ 2015+ KEV plants Hydro, nuclear
CZ 2015+ 2006+ 2012+ 2012+ > 100 MW
DE 2005+ 2006+ 2012+ 2012+ EEG plants > 10 MW
DK 2006+ 2010+ 2014+ 2014+ Wind, solar
ES 2015+ 2006+ 2015+ 2015+
FI 2015+ 2010+ 2015+ 2015+
FR 2015+ 2006+ 2015+ 2015+
IT 2015+ 2006+ 2015+ 2015+
NL 2015+ 2006+ 2015+ 2015+
NO 2006+ 2006+ 2015+ 2015+ > 100 MW
PL 2015+ 2008+ 2013+ 2015+ Centrally dispatched units
SE 2006+ 2005+ 2005+ 2011+ > 100 MW
UK 2015+ 2011+ 2015+ 2015+
20+ more

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