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National Carbon Intensity Forecast

Table Information

datetime

Title Date & Time
Type datetime
Description Timestamp of record, given in UTC (Coordinated Universal Time).
Comment n/a
Example 01/01/2018
Unit n/a

forecast

Title Forecast Carbon Intensity
Type number
Description Forecast national carbon intensity, predicted using machine learning models. Forecast values are given in gCO2/kWh.
Comment n/a
Example 159
Unit gCO2/kWh

actual

Title Actual Carbon Intensity
Type number
Description Actual national carbon intensity, estimated from metered generation. Actual values are given in gCO2/kWh.
Comment n/a
Example 170
Unit gCO2/kWh

index

Title Index
Type string
Description Index describing the relative level of the carbon intensity.
Comment n/a
Example very low
Unit n/a