The Great Plains Institute was started by a small group of people who asked, "What if there was a place where people with different opinions about how to provide clean, secure energy for generations could come together and create common solutions?" Since then, GPI has grown from a small group of individuals to a team of experts working with our expanding local, national, and international network.
GPI's unique, consensus-based approach is needed now more than ever to take advantage of this opportunity.
The GreenStep Cities program helps cities prepare for a changing climate with the launching of a new best practice, Best Practice 29: Climate Adaptation and Community Resilience.
To transform the energy system, we strive for innovation in its component parts: production, distribution, and consumption. Our portfolio approach includes seven program areas: