Open Power System Data - Frictionless data for electricity system modelling

  title={Open Power System Data - Frictionless data for electricity system modelling},
  author={Frauke Wiese and Ingmar Schlecht and Wolf-Dieter Bunke and Clemens Gerbaulet and Lion Hirth and Martin Jahn and Friedrich Kunz and Casimir Lorenz and Jonathan M{\"u}hlenpfordt and Juliane Reimann and Wolf-Peter Schill},
Abstract The quality of electricity system modelling heavily depends on the input data used. Although a lot of data is publicly available, it is often dispersed, tedious to process and partly contains errors. We argue that a central provision of input data for modelling has the character of a public good: it reduces overall societal costs for quantitative energy research as redundant work is avoided, and it improves transparency and reproducibility in electricity system modelling. This paper… Expand
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