openpyxl is a Python library to read/write Excel 2010 xlsx/xlsm/xltx/xltm files.
It was born from lack of existing library to read/write natively from Python
the Office Open XML format.
All kudos to the PHPExcel team as openpyxl is based on PHPExcel
Official user list can be found on
from openpyxl import Workbook
wb = Workbook()
ws = wb.active
ws['A1'] = 42
ws.append([1, 2, 3])
ws['A2'] = datetime.datetime.now()
The documentation is at: http://openpyxl.readthedocs.org
* installation methods
* code examples
* instructions for contributing
Release notes: http://openpyxl.readthedocs.org/en/latest/changes.html