TERI inaugurates Biomass Energy Based Village Electrification and Cold Storage Project in Sitapur
TERI inaugurated the project in Village Bileria, District - Sitapur on 28 November 2013. The project is first of its kind in India where Biomass is being used for village electrification as well as to supply power to cold storage in a village to preserve fruits and vegetables of farmers.
TERI inaugurates Project in Sitapur
Hon'ble Vice President of India inaugurates ICDL 2013
TERI University wins RTCC Green University of 2013 Award
Greener materials: imperative need for the sector
While it is important to save energy through improved air-conditioning and lighting, it is equally important to reduce embodied energy content of buildings by reducing quantum of cement, steel, glass, aluminium and other materials that have high embodied energy and that require huge amount of energy to produce them, says Ms Mili Majumdar, Director, Sustainable Habitat Division, TERI. Read more
World's climate change challenges are interlinked
The human condition in the future would depend on how we manage the scarcity of water, energy and food, writes Dr R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI. Read more
Looming water crisis can be staved off
Not much can be done to limit rising water demand. But industry, agriculture and the domestic sector can all take steps to plug supply side loopholes, writes Mr Anshuman, Associate Director, Water Resources Division, TERI. Read more
Interlinking of Rivers : Boon or Bane?
The Supreme Court of India has directed that the National River Linking Project be carried out without further delay. This issue of TerraGreen investigates whether we have considered all the aspects and impacts of this project and questions the wisdom of implementing it. Read more
Green Growth and Development Quarterly
In this issue of Green Growth and Development Quarterly, read interview with Luis Alberto Moreno (President - Inter-American Development Bank), insights on Sri-Lanka's green initiatives by Prasad Kariyawasam (High Commissioner for Sri Lanka to India), article on community based resource pooling for access to clean cooking fuel, organic farming initiatives in Goa and much more. Read more
An Ecologically Sustainable Transport Solution for the Sundarbans
The Sundarbans is an ecologically fragile region which is at risk from the pollution caused by diesel-run rickshaws being used for public transport. TERI and the Mlinda Foundation are working towards demonstrating electric vehicles charged through solar charging stations as a replicable solution to this problem. Read more
Geographic Information System GIS aims to organize complex interrelation between different layers of information through a process of gathering, analysing, processing, storing, and presenting the spatial data and images available through different sources. It integrates hardware, software, and data for capturing, managing, analysing, and displaying all forms of geographically referenced information.
Microbial Genetics This book focuses on the current state of knowledge on the genetics of bacteria, bacteriophages, and recombinant DNA technology and its applications in a way understandable to the students, teachers, and scientists. The book expounds on the specialized aspects of microbial genetics and technologies, keeping in mind the syllabi of different Indian universities at the post-graduate level.
Watch engaging and thought-provoking audio-visual content
on issues related to sustainable development that includes
films and documentaries, videos of TERI's field work, speeches
and addresses by eminent personalities and collection of speeches
and interviews by Dr R K Pachauri.
Come along with Hariya: Dive deep into a river. Hop from tree to tree. Or, soar high into the skies. Come and groove with this fun musical for children produced by TERI. This animation film highlights the need to preserve urban bio-diversity through an adventure ride of a school boy.
Sharing compelling human interest stories,
TERI films have won awards for bringing environmental issues
TERI has developed a range of technologies
that have created new paradigms of development underlining the
sustainable use of natural resources, and are proven for their
effectiveness and economic viability.
An eco-friendly plant extract developed with the help of BPT to increase cotton crop yield.
TERI's mycorrhizal organic fertilizers offer sustainable and environment-friendly solutions to almost all cultivated plants and crops...
Information resources on leading issues, events
ideas on climate change.