From Open Energy Information

Get involved as a Developer for OpenEI! Below are access to resources, guides, and tutorials for OpenEI Developers.

Content Developer

Improve, grow, and create OpenEI content:

Linked Data

Linked Data is a method for publishing structured information in well-known formats using HTTP URIs. Much as the traditional web provides interlinked documents that are designed for humans to read, the web of Linked Data provides interlinked data that is designed to be processed by software agents. OpenEI provides two primary types of Linked Data services:


Here is Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the founder of the WWW, providing a basic introduction to the ideas behind Linked Data:

Outside Resources

Some outside resources to learn more about Linked Data technologies:

Links to developer resources

Energy Hackathon Resources