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Open Energy Information (OpenEI) is a knowledge-sharing online community dedicated to connecting people with the latest information and data on energy resources from around the world. Created in partnership with the United States Department of Energy and federal laboratories across the nation, OpenEI offers access to real-time data and unique visualizations that will help you find the answers you need to make better, more informed decisions. And because the site is designed on a linked, open-data platform, your contributions are both welcomed and encouraged.

Whether the information you're looking for is simple or complex — from energy basics to cutting-edge innovations, renewable energy incentives, datasets, and a host of other energy-related topics — OpenEI puts a wealth of information on the world's energy resources at your fingertips. And it's all free.

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