The Electric Power Research Institute, Inc. conducts research and development relating to the generation, delivery and use of electricity for the benefit of the public. An independent, nonprofit organization, we bring together scientists and engineers as well as experts from academia and the industry to help address challenges in electricity.
Our research provides both short- and long-term solutions that enable the transformation of power systems to be more flexible, resilient and connected. Our ultimate goal is to provide society with safe, reliable, affordable and environmentally responsible electricity.
For more information, read our short “Introducing EPRI” sheet or view our detailed 2017 Research Portfolio.
- Thought Leadership—thinking ahead to identify issues, technology gaps, and broader needs that can be addressed by effective research, development, and demonstration programs.
- Industry Expertise—providing expertise across all major technical disciplines and from every stage of electricity generation, transmission, distribution, and end use.
- Collaborative Value—bringing together our members and diverse scientific and technical communities to shape and drive research and development in the electricity sector.