A nonpartisan, nonprofit organization, the Great Plains Institute is transforming the energy system to benefit the economy and environment.

We work on solutions that strengthen communities and provide greater economic opportunity through creation of higher paying jobs, expansion of the nation’s industrial base, and greater domestic energy independence while eliminating carbon emissions.

GPI’s goals for transforming the energy system are to

- increase energy efficiency and productivity

- decarbonize electricity production

- electrify the economy and adopt zero- and low-carbon fuels

- capture carbon for beneficial use and permanent storage