Electricity Data: Receipts of Fossil Fuels (Btu) Application Programming Interface (API)

Metadata Updated: November 10, 2020

This API provides data on receipts of fossil fuels by electricity plants in British thermal units (Btu). Data organized by fuel type, i.e., coal, bituminous coal, subbituminous coal, lignite coal, petroleum liquids, and petroleum coke. Also by sector, i.e., electric power, electric utility, and independent power producers. Annual, quarterly, and monthly data available. Based on Form EIA-423 and Form EIA-923 data. Users of the EIA API are required to obtain an API Key via this registration form: http://www.eia.gov/beta/api/register.cfm

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Restricted: This dataset can only be accessed or used under certain conditions. License: Other (Public Domain)


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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Data Update Frequency R/P1M

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Harvested from Energy JSON

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 10, 2020
Publisher U.S. Energy Information Administration
Unique Identifier Unknown
Identifier DOE-019-540445676
Language en-US
Data Last Modified 2015-07-27
Category energy
Public Access Level restricted public
Data Update Frequency R/P1M
Bureau Code 019:20
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Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Collection Package Id e4e47452-bcf0-449b-8a94-902b7e6205aa
Data Quality True
Homepage URL http://www.eia.gov/electricity/
License http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/other-pd
Program Code 019:022
Related Documents http://www.eia.gov/survey/#eia-423, http://www.eia.gov/tools/glossary/index.cfm?id=electricity, http://www.eia.gov/survey/#eia-923
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 1eb9031b68bba270206a1c402d029a89e736e399
Source Schema Version 1.1
Spatial United States
Temporal 2008/2015

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