The NREL Reopt Lite API returns JSON data after making POST requests via API Key with recommendations for renewable energy, conventional generation, and energy storage technologies. NREL stands for National Renewable Energy Laboratory and is based on Golden, CO. NREL is a national laboratory of the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, U.S. Department of Energy.
Sixteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Games, Digital Asset Management, and Marine. Featured today are APIs for programmatic access to energy data provided by the U.S. Department of Energy. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.