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United States Energy Information Administration plant code Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
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ref:US:EIA is used to include the identifying number for a power plant in the USA, as assigned by the federal Energy Information Administration, with the information supplied yearly by the utilities thru a form named "Form 860". The results are published at as a zip file containing Excel spreadsheets.

The number can be used to get information about the plant at EIA's "Electricity Data Browser" using the following syntax:<ref:US:EIA code>

Example value

ref:US:EIA=61357 for the Red Pine Wind Project, relation 12313207

See also