As new sources of data and tools for data analysis emerge related to energy research projects, we collect that information here to share with energy data researchers and practitioners. Many of these data sets have been used in energy projects, particularly for Energy Data Analytics Lab research.

Namesort ascending Publisher Description Type Topic
Utility Solar Database Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) Comprehensive database of solar projects, programs, market data, policies and regulations organized by electric utility company. Data Repository Policy, Renewable Energy
Global Energy Storage Database U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) The DOE Global Energy Storage Database provides up-to-date information on grid-connected energy storage projects and relevant state and federal policies. Dataset Policy, Storage
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency (DSIRE) NC Clean Energy Technology Center Information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. DSIRE includes a number of resources for developers, policymakers, researchers, and the general public.  Dataset Policy, Renewable Energy
Cost of Renewable Energy Spreadsheet Tool (CREST) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) The CREST is an economic cash flow model designed to allow policymakers, regulators, and the renewable energy community to assess project economics, design cost-based incentives, and evaluate the impact of various state and federal support structures. Tool Policy, Renewable Energy