New Report from DOE-sponsored Workshop on Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage Infrastructure
Report shares key findings from state and national experts and decision-makers.Learn More
How Duluth's New Mapping Tool Helps Predict Solar Energy Potential
App translates statewide solar energy data into a predictive model for solar energy production.Learn More
GreenStep Cities Evaluation Finds Excellent Value to Cities and Program Partners
Program helps cities achieve their sustainability and quality-of-life goals.Learn More
Competitive Wholesale Electricity Markets Benefit Wind Energy Production
A new Great Plains Institute report concludes that the launch of the Midwest Independent System Operator (MISO) market in 2005 led to an increase of average capacity factors for wind turbines in the region by more than five percent.Learn More
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The Great Plains Institute aims to transform the way we produce, distribute, and consume energy to be both environmentally and economically sustainable.
Through research and analysis, consensus policy development, technology acceleration, and local action, we are leading the transition to clean, efficient, and secure energy.Learn More