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API Query Browser

EIA Data Sets > Electricity > Net generation

API CALL TO USE:

http://api.eia.gov/category/?api_key=YOUR_API_KEY_HERE&category_id=1

Children Categories:

Child Series:

Search by:
  • Click Children Categories to browse data sets
  • Click through the tree of available series until you reach a Child Series
  • Click Child Series to display a chart of the data
    • API call and series information is listed at the top of the page
    • Export chart data using the icon in the top right of the chart
    • If there is no chart, no data has been returned for the series you chose

You will need to Register for an API Key in order to access the data via the API.