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Chain
The Chain API enables developers to work with environmental data captured on sensor devices. These sensors collect data on local temperature, humidity, and barometric pressure. The Chain API is a... Data 08.18.2014
CubeSensors
CubeSensors are small devices that contain seven different sensors for detecting environmental conditions. They are capable of monitoring air quality, temperature, humidity, noise, light, barometric... Internet of Things 08.13.2014
ReliefWeb
ReliefWeb, a specialized digital service of the United Nations Office of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), is a source for timely information on global crises and disasters, enabling humanitarians to make... News Services 04.23.2014
US DOE Buildings Performance Database
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy of the United States Department of Energy provides this API to share aggregate statistical information about energy performance on hundreds of... Government 04.07.2014
US DOE Asset Score
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy of the United States Department of Energy provides this API to help rate commercial buildings on energy efficiency according to its national... Government 04.07.2014
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TEST2 - Vishal Mashup 2
This is only for testing purposes Added this note at 4:17 my time. ws Mapping 02.10.2014
Freally
Freally is all about free stuff! And it is the simplest way to save money and environment. Do you have unwanted items (aka JUNK) around your house? Post them and let others who need them come and... Environment 02.08.2012
STORET Watershed Summary
For a given watershed (identified by its 8-digit Hydrologic Unit Code [HUC]), STORET Watershed Summary shows the types of data available in the STORET Warehouse, who has entered the data, the period... Reference 01.18.2012
Car Emissions Calculator
Calculate how much CO2 your car produces a year. Environment 12.15.2011
Ask AMEE
Ask AMEE is an experiment that makes finding things easier. Instead of giving you a list of possible methodologies that might be relevant, it gives you an answer straight away. You can put in queries... Environment 12.05.2011
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Chain
The Chain API enables developers to work with environmental data captured on sensor devices. These sensors collect data on local temperature, humidity, and barometric pressure. The Chain API is a... Data 08.18.2014
CubeSensors
CubeSensors are small devices that contain seven different sensors for detecting environmental conditions. They are capable of monitoring air quality, temperature, humidity, noise, light, barometric... Internet of Things 08.13.2014
ReliefWeb
ReliefWeb, a specialized digital service of the United Nations Office of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), is a source for timely information on global crises and disasters, enabling humanitarians to make... News Services 04.23.2014
US DOE Buildings Performance Database
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy of the United States Department of Energy provides this API to share aggregate statistical information about energy performance on hundreds of... Government 04.07.2014
US DOE Asset Score
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy of the United States Department of Energy provides this API to help rate commercial buildings on energy efficiency according to its national... Government 04.07.2014
ThinkEco
ThinkEco is a green technology company that creates cost-effective energy efficiency solutions. They have a modlet, self-installable solution that enables device-level energy management to the home... Science 03.23.2014
Fruitmap
Fruitmap is a user generated map of various types of fruit trees around the world. Anyone can easily mark the location of a tree on the site's map. Fruitmap exposes its data through a simple API... Mapping 02.05.2014
FuelEconomy.gov
FuelEconomy.gov is the official U.S. government source for fuel economy information. The site features an API that enables developers to programmatically query vehicle fuel efficiency data for a... Transportation 12.25.2013
NWCC Air-Water Database
The NWCC (National Water and Climate Center) is a US government organization created to develop information and technology resources on snow, water, climate, and hydrology. The NWCC provides the Air-... Science 12.10.2013
Evergreen
Evergreen is a asset-backed digital currency that allows users to exchange euros for evergreens, and use them as payment. The evergreens are exchanged at a 6:1 ratio with Euros, and are backed by a... Payments 12.03.2013
CNGnow
CNGnow.com is a website dedicated to spreading information about natural gas vehicles and the benefits of Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). The CNGnow Station Data API exposes crowdsourced station data.... Environment 11.21.2013
Iowa Environmental Mesonet RadMap
The Iowa Environmental Mesonet (IEM) collects and makes available environmental data from a network of independent members. The IEM produces several products to display their data, including the... Weather 11.14.2013
AASHE STARS
STARS is a program of AASHE, the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. STARS, the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, and Rating System, is a self-reporting... Education 10.07.2013
CoolClimate Calculator
The CoolClimate Network, a division of UC Berkeley’s Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory, researches greenhouse gas emission and reduction, develops carbon management tools, and advocates... Science 08.22.2013
USDA Economic Research Service
The Economic Research Service (ERS) is a branch of the USDA dedicated to informing and enhancing decision making on economic and policy issues related to agriculture, food, the environment, and rural... Government 06.15.2013
EcoSCADA
EcoSCADA is a web-based energy savings service that is used to monitor energy consumption and identify wasteful energy use. EcoSCADA is useful for establishing benchmarks for energy usage across... Energy 05.16.2013
HQCasanova Weekly CO2
The Weekly CO2 API is a RESTful service providing the latest weekly atmospheric CO2 average as measured at NOAA's Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii. The data is sourced from MLO's RSS feed.... Science 01.23.2013
MaConDa
The service provides access to the Mass spectrometry Contaminant Database which aggregates research reports for chemical composition of environmental contaminant molecules. It gathers data from... Science 01.04.2013
USFWS Geospatial Service
The service from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service provides geospatial data about U.S. wildlife habitats, including fisheries. It supports integration of data about animal populations and habitats... Mapping 01.02.2013
NREL PVWatts
The service estimates the expected performance of photovoltaic (PV) energy systems suitable for residential and small commercial applications. Simulations estimate energy production from PV cells,... Energy 01.02.2013
NSW Motor Vehicle Reporting App
The government of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia is developing an application for reporting various types of vehicular pollution. These include littering, excessive noise, and smoke emission. The... Government 12.17.2012
NSW Office of Water Hydstra
The NSW Office of Water manages an extensive water monitoring system that provides vital data such as flow levels, volume, and quality. Data is stored in the NSW's implementation of the Hydstra... Government 12.17.2012
Argos WebService
The service provides tracking and monitoring of locations on the earth's surface by satellite processing of signals from a transmitter, either at a fixed station or mounted on a vehicle or other... Mapping 12.03.2012
Landcare Research Information Service
The service provides a map-based interface to access data about environmental conditions in New Zealand. The provider maintains a repository of scientific datasets reporting measures of water and air... Mapping 11.28.2012
EPA Environmental Dataset Gateway
The service provides access to a number of datasets containing recorded levels of environmental variables measured and tracked by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. A number of datasets... Science 11.27.2012
Earth911 Search
Earth911 specializes in providing people across the country with useful and accessible recycling information. Among other site features, they also boast the largest and most accurate recycling... Search 11.20.2012
GEMStat
The Global Environment Monitoring System (GEMS) is a multi-faceted water science center created by the United Nations Environment Programme. GEMS' goals are to improve global water quality... Science 11.16.2012
SOLEMI
The Solar Energy Mining (SOLEMI) service provides measures of solar energy available at locations across Europe and Africa, along with selected parts of Asia, Australia, and South America. Measures... Weather 10.31.2012
Clean Power Estimator
The service provides a tool for estimating cost savings and environmental benefits from renewable energy system installations. It is available both via a customizable web interface and a SOAP API. It... Weather 10.30.2012
Clean Power SolarAnywhere
The service provides accumulated data about solar energy potential and weather relevant to solar energy production for specified locations. It helps to estimate the effectiveness of solar power... Weather 10.30.2012
EMP Climate
The service provides measures of solar energy available at specified locations on the earth's surface. Data give monthly mean values of solar irradiance measures for locations around the globe.... Weather 10.30.2012
NCEP Forecast
The service provides aggregated 3-day weather forecasts for several surface measurements of meteorological conditions, including wind speed and direction, barometric pressure, temperature, relative... Weather 10.30.2012
SRTM
The service provides a Digital Elevation Model (DEM) build from data representing terrain features as detected by the Shuttle Radar Tomography Mission (SRTM). Elevation affects the efficiency of... Weather 10.30.2012
Hydro1K
The service provides a digital model of terrain elevation and slope based on a database of terrain features compiled by the EU-funded MESoR project. Elevation and slope affect the efficiency of solar... Weather 10.30.2012
Shadow
The service provides estimates of reduction of efficiency of solar energy installations due to shadows cast by terrain and other objects at a location. Estimates are based on data collected during... Weather 10.30.2012
HelioClim
The service provides estimates of solar energy potential for sites in Africa, the region surrounding the Mediterranean Sea, and the central part of the Atlantic Ocean. It refers to a database of... Weather 10.30.2012
Environmental Life Cycle Impact Assessment
The service from the Center for Energy and Processes (CEP) in France provides estimates of environmental impact of photovoltaic (PV) technologies over their complete life cycles. It assesses impact... Weather 10.30.2012
NWCC Air and Water Database
The service is provided by the U.S. National Water and Climate Center (NWCC), a division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. It gives access to the AWDB (air and water database) which documents... Weather 10.23.2012
IIAP Servicio Glosario
The Instituto de Investigaciones de la Amazonía Peruana (IIAP), or Research Institute of the Peruvian Amazon, is an institution of scientific research and technological development, specializing in... Reference 10.10.2012
Ecometrica Our Impacts
Ecometrica provides carbon and sustainability tools with the goal of making environmental accounting accessible to all organizations through web based services. The Ecometrica Our Impacts API allows... Tools 09.05.2012
LTER CLIMDB/HYDRODB
The service provides a repository of meteorological and hydrological data, including recorded weather conditions and streamflow measurements from a number of widely distributed research sites. It is... Weather 09.05.2012
PaperCut
PaperCut is a print optimization service that aims to help organizations reduce print costs and their environmental impact. The PaperCut API allows access to the functionality of the PaperCut system... Office 09.03.2012
eHabitat WPS
The eHabitat Web Processing Service (WPS) is a web-based tool for assessing potential environmental changes due to anthropogenic activities, especially changes affecting protected areas. In... Science 08.31.2012
CUAHSI WaterOneFlow
The service handles exchanges of hydrologic data between servers, databases, and applications for data sharing and analysis. It provides a specialized flavor of XML known as WaterML. Provided by a... Science 06.05.2012
Nike Materials Sustainability
Nike's Better World initiative looks at how Nike promotes sustainability practices as well as the benefits of sports around the world. As part of this initiative, Nike has a Materials... Tools 05.22.2012
EnergyIQ
The service is part of efforts by the U.S. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory to encourage benchmarking of building energy efficiency, with clear guidelines for actions to reduce waste and improve... Real Estate 05.02.2012
EnergyStar Third-Party Certification
The free service from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) establishes a qualified product exchange (QPX) system to accept requests for EnergyStar certification and facilitate processing of... Government 03.19.2012
ColoradoWaterSMS
The service from the state’s Division of Water Resources (DWR) provides measurements of surface water resources, including stream flow and climate effects, from watersheds statewide. The data is... Government 03.19.2012
Colorado HBGuest
The services from the state Division of Water Resources (DWR) gives access to watershed and groundwater resources data throughout the state from its Hydrobase repository. Data is available to... Government 03.19.2012
NWQMC Water Quality Portal
The National Water Quality Monitoring Council (NWQMC) provides the Water Quality Portal web service to provide users with programmatic access to the large quantities of water quality data in various... Tools 03.14.2012
WEHUB
The Water and Environmental Hub (WEHUB) is an open-source, open-data project that collects, aggregates, and connects data from various sources on water and environment. Features include a spatial map... Science 03.01.2012
EnergyStar ABS
The free web service from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) promotes sharing of data on energy use and facility energy-consumption information. It interacts with EPA's Portfolio... Government 02.27.2012
National Renewable Energy Lab
The service provides access to authoritative information on uses of alternative energy technologies from the U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). It provides energy usage and rate data... Education 02.27.2012
Webservice-Energy
The service, developed through the EU-funded MESoR project, provides data and applications to encourage uses and management of renewable energy resources. It provides information about applications... Education 02.27.2012
USGS Waterservices
The service provides instantaneous, daily, and summary data for water supply and water quality. Data provided are collected from a network of U.S. Geological Service reporting stations and provided... Government 02.24.2012
USGS National Water Information System
The USGS National Water Information System (NWIS) provides a suite of APIs to facilitate the automated sharing of water monitoring data. The USGS NWIS APIs provide information on all monitoring... Science 01.18.2012
EPA Station
The EPA Station API provides information for all monitoring locations within a user-determined geographic bounding box. The API allows users to quickly pull station locations for mapping, return... Science 01.15.2012
EPA Project Catalog
The EPA's Project Catalog API provides summary information on research projects such as the period of record, characteristics monitored, and the names of stations used. Users can search for... Science 01.15.2012
EPA Station Catalog
The EPA's Station Catalog API provides a summary of information on water quality monitoring stations such as the station's name, period of record, and result counts by characteristic type.... Science 01.15.2012
EPA Watershed Summary
The EPA's Watershed Summary API provides a summary of information for the types of data available within a given watershed, which is identified by an 8-digit HUC (Hydrologic Unit Code). This... Science 01.12.2012
Powershop
The service provides information about electrical power consumption and access to electrical service from multiple providers within New Zealand, in areas where options are available to consumers.... Other 01.12.2012
CO2 Benchmark
The service provides estimates of average production of CO2 greenhouse gases as an indicator of typical carbon footprints for various activities. It is intended to be used for comparison with local... Science 01.09.2012
DataFed WCS
The DataFed Web Coverage Service (WCS) is a SOAP-based API that describes, requests, and delivers "coverages" – that is, information representing space-time variances in air quality. The... Science 01.08.2012
Greengoose
Greengoose was created with the intent to turn everyday things into opportunities to play. Using a variety of different types of sticker-based sensors, Greengoose allows you to creatively gamify... Games 12.29.2011
DataONE
The Data Observation Network for Earth (DataONE) is an NSF funded project in the DataNet program with the goal of implementing and deploying core services and infrastructure to improve the long term... Science 10.30.2011
EPA Envirofacts
Envirofacts is a service of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. It provides search access to multiple environmental databases which may include data on such things as toxic chemical releases,... Science 10.10.2011
NoiseTube
NoiseTube is a service that allows users to upload an application to their smartphones to collect and monitor data on noise pollution. Users can collect noise data and contribute the data to the... Tools 07.25.2011
Greencheck
Cleanbits is a website that allows companies to see how much pollution their internet infrastructure and activities account for as well as gives them the opportunity to offset it through wind energy... Tools 07.23.2011
Onset HOBOlink
Onset Computer Corporation is a producer of data loggers with over 30 years of experience. Their battery-powered �HOBO� data logger products measure and record temperature, humidity, light,... Weather 06.29.2011
Open Charge Map
The OpenChargeMap project provides an open, publically accessible database of consolidated electric vehicle charging point information. The API allows data consumers to access the latest charging... Reference 05.12.2011
GoodGuide
The GoodGuide API enables developers to access GoodGuide.com data through a REST-based interface. Version 1.0 of the GoodGuide API currently supports one operation, search, that returns information... Recommendations 04.27.2011
EEA Discomap
The European Environment Agency (EEA) provides the public with GIS APIs to get a wide range of environmental data for Europe and helps you create your own map-services. As of today EEA covers the... Mapping 04.07.2011
Carbon Calculated
Carbon Calculated provides industry leading carbon and energy management software that is fully compliant with government regulations. The data that Carbon Calculated is based on is accessible... Tools 04.06.2011
WattzOn
WattzOn is a free online tool to quantify, track, compare and understand the total amount of energy needed to support all of the facets of user's lifestyles with the goal of helping users find... Reference 03.20.2011
Ecolabel Index
Ecolabel Index is a global directory of ecolabels (such as Audubon International or Energy Star). Ecolabel Index also provides a RESTful API allowing developers to access the Ecolabel Index database... Reference 02.21.2011
CEERN
CEERN is the Conservation & Environmental Education Resource Network, a complete online network of conservation and environmental education resources - a clearinghouse of lesson plans, videos,... Reference 01.30.2011
Deepwater Oil Reporter
Deepwater Oil Reporter is a crowdsourcing application that lets users report on oil conditions in the Gulf. Deepwater Oil Reporter also provides an API for developers to integrate Deepwater Oil... Tools 01.16.2011
Brighter Planet Climate Data
Brighter Planet fetches, corrects, and parses dozens of datasets daily to inform its emission calculation service. This data is presented for public use as a service to the community. Additional... Other 10.30.2010
Brighter Planet Emission Estimates
This web service, part of Brighter Planet's carbon middleware suite, enables developers to build flexible, real-time carbon footprint estimates from sources such as cars, flights, and houses... Other 10.29.2010
ecofreek
The ecofreek API allows users to include ecofreek search on their website or software. ecofreek.com is a search engine that searches the web for free and 'for swap/trade' items people no... Search 10.01.2010
WiserEarth
WiserEarth is a free online community space connecting people working toward a just and sustainable world. WiserEarth includes the largest international directory of NGOs (110,000 records).... Other 07.15.2009
3TIER
3TIER's API enables you to integrate our scientifically derived, global wind and solar resource data into your own internal applications and customer experiences. You can use the API to build... Weather 05.05.2009
Green Thing
Green Thing is a public service that inspires people to lead a greener life. With the help of brilliant videos and inspiring stories etc. from creative people and community members around the world,... Social 02.25.2009
OpenEco
The OpenEco API allows you to track your greenhouse gas production. Other 11.21.2008
Mokugift
This API lets you plant a tree. Pass in an email address and we send an ecard to the recipient. Trees are planted in twelve countries fighting deforestation. Trees cost $1 per tree. Recipients can... Sustainability 11.06.2008
Carma
From their site: Carbon Monitoring for Action (CARMA) is a massive database containing carbon emissions data of over 50,000 power plants and 4,000 power companies worldwide. CARMA is the first global... Other 11.26.2007
AMEE
AMEE is a platform for greenhouse gas calculation, with access to emissions factors, calculation algorithms, and storage for data history. Our science team take the published methodologies from the... Science 09.21.2007
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TEST2 - Vishal Mashup 2
This is only for testing purposes Added this note at 4:17 my time. ws Mapping 02.10.2014
Freally
Freally is all about free stuff! And it is the simplest way to save money and environment. Do you have unwanted items (aka JUNK) around your house? Post them and let others who need them come and... Environment 02.08.2012
STORET Watershed Summary
For a given watershed (identified by its 8-digit Hydrologic Unit Code [HUC]), STORET Watershed Summary shows the types of data available in the STORET Warehouse, who has entered the data, the period... Reference 01.18.2012
Car Emissions Calculator
Calculate how much CO2 your car produces a year. Environment 12.15.2011
Ask AMEE
Ask AMEE is an experiment that makes finding things easier. Instead of giving you a list of possible methodologies that might be relevant, it gives you an answer straight away. You can put in queries... Environment 12.05.2011
AMEE Location Footprinter
AMEE Location Footprinter estimates the environmental impact of your travel based on check-ins with Foursquare. Every week you'll get a personalised email summary of all your journeys, with... Environment 12.05.2011
Climatecraft
A Minecraft mod that adds tracking of carbon emissions using AMEE. Science 12.02.2011
iEnviroWatch
Environmental information in your iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad iEnviroWatch allows to visualize and query environmental information at your location or geographical area of your interest. *Basic... Sustainability 04.12.2011
Yaktrak
Track FedEx packages--with per-segment CO2 estimates. Sustainability 12.20.2010
California Environment Report: Cleanup Sites and Permitted Facilities
Interactive map, heatmaps, a geo-location mobile version, data feeds, and detail pages of every Cleanup Site and Permitted Facility from the CA Department of Toxic Substances Control Datasets. Environment 06.07.2010

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AMEE Developer Documentation
Documentation Environment 12.02.2011
Using PHP with Carma API
How To use the newly provided PHP5 client to work with the API without dealing with the details of making requests or parsing returned data. Environment 02.26.2008