TERI recently implemented a project in partnership with Climate and Clean Air Coalition to reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants (SLCPs) from the municipal solid waste sector. The mandate of the project included establishing a network of six Indian cities for building capacities towards this objective.
Study recommends a well established value chain for collectors and awareness among recyclers of the potential of cartons
Partnership with a local micro-finance institution helps take clean cooking and lighting technology into poor homes in a village in Bihar
Banni grasslands was once the finest tropical grassland in Asia, but with the encroachment of the landscape by Prosopis juliflora has rendered the region unsuitable for several of its activities such as cattle rearing that has hit the livelihood of its people.
The Bharti Airtel-TERI initiative provides safe drinking water access and raises awareness on water and sanitation in schools
Crops did not receive sufficient water during critical growth stages due to poor water retention in the fieldsFarmers in Jhapusabari Pt.
With a population of about 315,310 persons in 2011 (Census, Government of India), the city of Alwar is one of the fastest growing urban areas in Rajasthan state as well as the National Capital Region (NCR) in India. The rapid pace of industrialisation in the city is accompanied by increasing residential, commercial and industrial areas in the city, which have increased pressures on the existing infrastructure.
When the quake jolted, sun paved the way for survival - The solar lanterns provided by TERI to the earthquake survivors in Nepal aided as much-needed light source in testing times Hundreds of earthquake-affected families in Ratanchaura and Baseshwor Village Development Committees (VDCs) of Sindhuli district are no longer sitting in darkness after receiving solar-powered lamps donated by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI).