North American Cooperation on Energy Information, Mapping Data Mapping Resources on energy infrastructure and potential implemented as part of the North American Cooperation on Energy Information (NACEI) between the Department of Energy of the United States of America, the Department of Natural Resources of Canada, and the Ministry of Energy of the United Mexican States. [Natural Gas Processing Plants](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/636b9550-3700-4e66-8259-5cfc8159a784): Facilities designed to recover natural gas liquids from a stream of natural gas. These facilities control the quality of the natural gas to be marketed. [Refineries](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/57e7bc4c-680b-4640-9fa1-ded7ce186fab): Facilities that separate and convert crude oil or other feedstock into liquid petroleum products, including upgraders and asphalt refineries. [Liquefied Natural Gas Terminals](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/e08eec16-7c7a-4253-9bee-ea640d400a54): Natural gas onshore facilities used to receive, unload, load, store, gasify, liquefy, process and transport by ship, natural gas that is imported from a foreign country, exported to a foreign country, or for interior commerce. [Power Plants, 100 MW or more](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/40fbe40c-01cd-49d3-8add-0d20ed64c90d): Stations containing prime movers, electric generators, and auxiliary equipment for converting mechanical, chemical, and/or fission energy into electric energy with an installed capacity of 100 megawatts or more. [Renewable Power Plants, 1 MW or more](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/490db619-ab58-4a2a-a245-2376ce1840de): Stations containing prime movers, electric generators, and auxiliary equipment for converting mechanical, chemical into electric energy with an installed capacity of 1 Megawatt or more generated from renewable energy, including biomass, hydroelectric, pumped-storage hydroelectric, geothermal, solar, and wind. [Natural Gas Underground Storage](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/07b63e0e-09bb-4c4f-b057-63a58d40553a): Sub-surface facilities used for storing natural gas. The facilities are usually hollowed-out salt domes, geological reservoirs (depleted oil or gas field) or water bearing sands (called aquifers) topped by an impermeable cap rock. Border Crossings: [Electric transmission lines](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/35c51098-5cd8-44b0-b1cd-c8ce2f5dae89), [liquids pipelines](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/82053097-6b4f-44d9-a750-549df44b36b4) and [gas pipelines](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/e313db89-4219-4a5e-a543-772a86068710). [Solar Resource, NSRDB PSM Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI)](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/9554ed18-6ab2-477f-9545-da091eba762f): Average of the hourly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) over 17 years (1998-2014). Data extracted from the National Solar Radiation Database (NSRDB) developed using the Physical Solar Model (PSM) by National Renewable Energy Laboratory ("NREL"), Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC, U.S. Department of Energy ("DOE"). [Solar Resource, NSRDB PSM Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI)](https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/a2dd0554-03f8-4edc-a3b3-67b47c5c9d6d): Average of the hourly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) over 17 years (1998-2014). Data extracted from the National Solar Radiation Database (NSRDB) developed using the Physical Solar Model (PSM) by National Renewable Energy Laboratory ("NREL"), Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC, U.S. Department of Energy ("DOE"). The participating Agencies and Institutions shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data described and/or contained herein. These data and related graphics, if available, are not legal documents and are not intended to be used as such. The information contained in these data is dynamic and may change over time and may differ from other official information. The Agencies and Institutions participants give no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these data. 2017-11-21 2019-10-15 Natural Resources Canada geoinfo@canada.ca Economics and IndustryCanadaUnited StatesMexicoRefineriesLiquefied Natural GasNatural Gas Processing PlantsUpgraderAsphalt RefineryPumped StorageNatural Gas Underground StorageEnergyNatural gasElectric power stationsRenewable energyBiomassCoalGeothermal energyHydropowerNuclear energyPetroleumSolar energyWind energy Energy Infrastructure of North AmericaESRI REST http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/rest/services/NACEI/energy_infrastructure_of_north_america_en/MapServer Energy Infrastructure of North AmericaESRI REST http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/rest/services/NACEI/energy_infrastructure_of_north_america_fr/MapServer Energy Resource Potential of North AmericaESRI REST http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/rest/services/NACEI/energy_resource_potential_of_north_america_en/MapServer Energy Resource Potential of North AmericaESRI REST http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/rest/services/NACEI/energy_resource_potential_of_north_america_fr/MapServer Energy Infrastructure of North AmericaWMS http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/services/NACEI/energy_infrastructure_of_north_america_en/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS Energy Infrastructure of North AmericaWMS http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/services/NACEI/energy_infrastructure_of_north_america_fr/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS Energy Resource Potential of North AmericaWMS http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/services/NACEI/energy_resource_potential_of_north_america_en/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS Energy Resource Potential of North AmericaWMS http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/services/NACEI/energy_resource_potential_of_north_america_fr/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS Data Products DictionaryXLS https://www.nacei.org/content/documents/NACEI_DataProductsDictionary_201701.xlsx Data Products DictionaryXLS https://nacei.org/content/documents/CNAIE_DictionnaireProduitsDeDonnées_201701.xlsx

North American Cooperation on Energy Information, Mapping Data

Mapping Resources on energy infrastructure and potential implemented as part of the North American Cooperation on Energy Information (NACEI) between the Department of Energy of the United States of America, the Department of Natural Resources of Canada, and the Ministry of Energy of the United Mexican States.

Natural Gas Processing Plants: Facilities designed to recover natural gas liquids from a stream of natural gas. These facilities control the quality of the natural gas to be marketed.

Refineries: Facilities that separate and convert crude oil or other feedstock into liquid petroleum products, including upgraders and asphalt refineries.

Liquefied Natural Gas Terminals: Natural gas onshore facilities used to receive, unload, load, store, gasify, liquefy, process and transport by ship, natural gas that is imported from a foreign country, exported to a foreign country, or for interior commerce.

Power Plants, 100 MW or more: Stations containing prime movers, electric generators, and auxiliary equipment for converting mechanical, chemical, and/or fission energy into electric energy with an installed capacity of 100 megawatts or more.

Renewable Power Plants, 1 MW or more: Stations containing prime movers, electric generators, and auxiliary equipment for converting mechanical, chemical into electric energy with an installed capacity of 1 Megawatt or more generated from renewable energy, including biomass, hydroelectric, pumped-storage hydroelectric, geothermal, solar, and wind.

Natural Gas Underground Storage: Sub-surface facilities used for storing natural gas. The facilities are usually hollowed-out salt domes, geological reservoirs (depleted oil or gas field) or water bearing sands (called aquifers) topped by an impermeable cap rock.

Border Crossings:

Electric transmission lines,

liquids pipelines and

gas pipelines.

Solar Resource, NSRDB PSM Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI): Average of the hourly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) over 17 years (1998-2014). Data extracted from the National Solar Radiation Database (NSRDB) developed using the Physical Solar Model (PSM) by National Renewable Energy Laboratory ("NREL"), Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC, U.S. Department of Energy ("DOE").

Solar Resource, NSRDB PSM Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI): Average of the hourly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) over 17 years (1998-2014). Data extracted from the National Solar Radiation Database (NSRDB) developed using the Physical Solar Model (PSM) by National Renewable Energy Laboratory ("NREL"), Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC, U.S. Department of Energy ("DOE").

The participating Agencies and Institutions shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data described and/or contained herein. These data and related graphics, if available, are not legal documents and are not intended to be used as such. The information contained in these data is dynamic and may change over time and may differ from other official information. The Agencies and Institutions participants give no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of these data.

Resources

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Energy Infrastructure of North America Web Service ESRI REST English Access
Energy Infrastructure of North America Web Service ESRI REST French Access
Energy Resource Potential of North America Web Service ESRI REST English Access
Energy Resource Potential of North America Web Service ESRI REST French Access
Energy Infrastructure of North America Web Service WMS English Access
Energy Infrastructure of North America Web Service WMS French Access
Energy Resource Potential of North America Web Service WMS English Access
Energy Resource Potential of North America Web Service WMS French Access
Data Products Dictionary Guide XLS English Access
Data Products Dictionary Guide XLS French Access

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