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Energinet sees a Green Energy Future alongside Datopian

April 7, 2020 by Audrey Lobo-Pulo, Gift Egwuenu Energinet is preparing for a new future of renewable energy using integrated open energy data on a CKAN platform in collaboration with Datopian. # “What we like about Datopian is that they just know what needs to be done. They understand our needs and we have a […]

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Open data: think local, act local

November 10, 2016 by Frederic Dubois – The king has decided! 5,000 municipalities are going open data in early 2017. Guess where…– Hmmm.– Let me give you a hint: it’s in Europe…– Hmmm, a king in Europe… Spain?!?– Nope.– France?– Yes, precisely! France might not have a king anymore, but when the central government adopted […]

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Open data, a lifeline for journalism?

October 31, 2016 by Frederic Dubois Back in 2006, two journalists from The Guardian wrote the article Give us back our crown jewels, in which they pleaded for the UK government to collect the best data possible and to make it freely available to stimulate innovation. The article made waves and is still today seen […]

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Northern Ireland: One year of open data “by default”?

October 13, 2016 by Frederic Dubois Northern Ireland, with an estimated population of just under 2 million, hopped onto the open data bandwagon in 2015. Journalist Frédéric Dubois talked to OpenDataNI’s Cormac McConaghy to find out what has been accomplished since then. Back in January 2015, Northern Ireland’s public sector released an open data strategy […]