The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) collects, analyzes, and disseminates independent and impartial energy information to promote sound policymaking, efficient markets, and public understanding of energy and its interaction with the economy and the environment.
The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL or LBL), commonly referred to as Berkeley Lab, is a United States national laboratory located in the Berkeley Hills near Berkeley, California that conducts scientific research on behalf of the United States Department of Energy (DOE).
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is using a dashboard to display information about renewable power capacity and generation for each country. The dashboard is user-friendly as it includes a map to locate countries all over the world and stacked column charts to display the data.
Stacked column charts are best used to show compositions or comparisons; in this example, IRENA is using stacked column charts to compare the percentage of different renewable energy used per countries such as solar, wind, and hydropower.
BP plc, also referred to by its former name, British Petroleum, is one of the world’s seven “supermajor” oil and gas companies. It is a British multinational company, headquartered in London, England, whose performance in 2012 made it the world’s sixth-largest oil and gas company, the sixth-largest energy company by market capitalization and the company with the world’s fifth-largest revenue.