The speed of rapid urbanization poses unprecedented challenges and opportunities for India. We promote sustainability in the urban context through developing a wide range of solutions for green buildings, sustainable mobility and planning and governance of low-carbon, resilient cities.
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Resettling India's urban poor sustainably
In a bid to resettle the urban poor, local governments are rapidly constructing houses using cheap, energy-inefficient material causing discomfort to the occupants in the long runRead More
Losing Ground – climate vulnerability of two coastal cities
India has 130 towns and cities in 84 coastal districts. Climate science is increasingly warning us about the likely impacts of sea-level rise and cyclones on these citiesplay
The E-rickshaw story
Was the advent of electric mobility in India's public transport sector planned?Read More