decctools: Get Energy Data from the UK Dept of Energy and Climate Change

Provides functions for retrieving energy statistics from the United Kingdom Department of Energy and Climate Change and related data sources. The current version focuses on total final energy consumption statistics at the local authority, MSOA, and LSOA geographies. Methods for calculating the generation mix of grid electricity and its associated carbon intensity are also provided.

Version: 0.2.1
Depends: XLConnect (≥ 0.2-11)
Imports: stringr, XML (≥ 3.98-1.2), reshape2 (≥ 1.4.1), RCurl (≥ 1.95-4.6), lubridate (≥ 1.3.3), plyr (≥ 1.8.2)
Published: 2015-06-10
Author: James Keirstead
Maintainer: James Keirstead <j.keirstead at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: decctools citation info
Materials: README NEWS
In views: WebTechnologies
CRAN checks: decctools results


Reference manual: decctools.pdf
Package source: decctools_0.2.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: decctools_0.2.1.tgz, r-oldrel: decctools_0.2.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: decctools_0.2.1.tgz
Old sources: decctools archive