Use Cases




Renewable Energy Add-On

Harness current, forecast, and recent historical energy output data for energy farms through our API endpoint.

What is the Renewable Energy Add-On?

Available as an add-on to your existing Xweather Flex subscription, the Renewable Energy Add-On unlocks high-quality observed and forecasted energy data for solar and wind farms across the United States and Canada.


Forecast output: Look ahead with 7-day power forecasts at 1-hour intervals at the plant and regional level for real-time and day-ahead markets.

Historical output: Look back at site-level estimated actual power data in 15-minute intervals for the last two days.

Popular use cases

Demand forecasting

Run forecasts for individual sites in their area to understand how demand is being met by the energy they produce and supply.

Asset valuation

Generate power estimates for regional sites to inform management of project operations and budgetary impacts.

Energy trading

Capitalize on opportunities, mitigate risk, and make better investment decisions in real-time and day-ahead energy trading markets.

Trials and pricing

Access to the energy/farm API endpoint starts with an Xweather Flex subscription, our convenient weather API and raster mapping bundle. Get the data you need, when you need it, with access to quick-built, high-resolution weather visuals.

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Explore our most popular endpoints and layers free for thirty days from time of sign-up.

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Xweather Flex

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Xweather Flex is the base of all Xweather API and mapping subscriptions, providing access to rich historical datasets, minute-by-minute forecasts, and unique endpoints and layers like severe weather, tropical storms, and wildfires.

Start with Flex and add on advanced datasets and features like air quality, lightning, renewable energy, road weather, and MapsGL.

energy/farm endpoint

per farm with Xweather Flex

Access to the energy/farm endpoint — our Renewable Energy API — is available on a per-farm basis with Xweather Flex subscriptions.