Below is a list of datasets that can get you contributed by friends and sponsors for use in building your apps. While there are no restrictions on public or private datasets which can be used, we think the following compilation is a great place to start. Don’t forget to take a look a the list of APIs as well.
If you have or know of other pertinent datasets, please let us know, and we’ll post them here.
Demo data sets for vegetation, water and CO2 intake
Dataset on water in US
AGI and wage income by state
API to return demographics by coordinates
Real-time, accurate and comprehensive electricity pricing, NA-wide (residential and C&I)
Residential energy usage and cost, price programs, device control and messages
Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey
State level energyuse by major economic sectors, energy production and and State-level energy price and expenditure data.
Electricity generation by State by type of generation, by producer
Linked Government energy datasets
Commercial Building Energy profile
California on-grid renewables
Load profile data
Industry Revenues and Employment
Spills Number and Volume data
Federal funding for Brownfields
eGRID is a comprehensive source of data on the environmental characteristics of almost all electric power generated in the US
Environmental performance index
Country-level environmental indicators from Yale.
EPA US datasets
Population density in 2020
UK govt datasets
EU Lifecycle analysis for materials, data, transport and waste
Europe’s public data
80 years of weather data
RealTime wiring for internet of things
Wolfram Alpha – Query engine
Environmental impact data
Real time parking availability and pricing API
Google maps Bike and Walk directions API
Green Vehicle Guide provides vehicle ratings based on emissions and fuel economy.
Highway statistics – miles traveled, trip length, drivers and vehicles