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EDC Serial Number EDC0000273
Title Harmonised global datasets of wind and solar farm locations and power
Data Location
Linked Dataset outside of EDC
Description Global, open-access, harmonised spatial datasets of wind and solar installations from OpenStreetMap data. Also included: user friendly code to enable users to easily create newer versions of the dataset; first order estimates of power capacities of installations.
DOI (none given)
Sector Commercial
Coverage World
Start: 01/01/2020
End: 31/12/2020
Usage Rights for this Data CC-BY
This license allows reusers to distribute, remix, adapt, and build upon the material in any medium or format, so long as attribution is given to the creator. The license allows for commercial use. Credit must be given to the creator. CC-BY
Data Type Spatial
Parameter Names
Units (none given)
Number of Records (none given)
IEA Category Solar Energy
Wind Energy
Creator of the Data Sebastian Dunnett, Alessandro Sorichetta, Felix Eigenbrod, Gail Taylor.
Data made available by Nature
Format Various
Language English
Project UKERC Research outputs from the UK Energy Research Centre
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Other Information Data article, data, meta data and code available.