Deliberating on green growth and sustainability
It is widely perceived that green growth reinforces the agenda of inclusiveness, while ensuring economic development and environmental resilience of societies, say Ms Aparna Vashisht, Research Associate, and Ms Shailly Kedia, Associate Fellow, Green Growth and Development division, TERI. Read more
World has enough food for all, but it does not reach everyone
A comprehensive assessment of the link between food, water and energy is essential for the formulation of comprehensive policies which would ensure a secure future in all three, says Dr R K Pachauri
, Director-General, TERI. Read more
Renewable energy gets viable in India
Solar and wind power are now reliable and affordable enough to begin taking on fossil-fuel energy, says Mr Amit Kumar
, Director, Energy Environment Technology Development Division, TERI. Read more
Going green is a matter of survival
Giving the green signal to construction projects is a cumbersome process, but it can be made faster through GRIHA, which offers pre-certification that is recognized by the environment ministry, says Ms Mili Majumdar
, Director, Sustainable Habitat, TERI.Read more
Can Africa fight water scarcity?
Africa's image as a parched land could soon be overcome with the help of innovative technologies that help harness water without destroying the environment, but will these find takers and funders? This issue of TerraGreen takes a look at the water scarcity situation in the continent highlighting key issues and possible solutions. Read more
The year 2013 has just gone by, and this is a time to look back at TERI's achievements and accolades during the year.It highlights landmarks and the provides a roadmap of the activities envisioned during the year to mark 2013 as a memorable one. Know more
Energy Security Insights
The commercial success of shale gas in the United States of America has precipitated a paradigm shift in the way natural gas markets function. The current issue of the Energy Security Insights tries to capture the changing aspects of the global and national natural gas sectors. Read more
LCA for Transport Modes
A study on life cycle analysis (LCA) of transport modes was commissioned to TERI by the National Transport Development Policy Committee (NTDPC) constituted by the Government of India. The aim of the study was to establish a robust India-specific methodology to estimate the life cycle impacts of transport modes in terms of energy consumption and CO2 emissions. Read more
Innovation for Sustainable Development
A Planet for Life 2014 aims to answer these questions and explore innovation in all its aspects, through a series of texts written by international experts. The objective of this book is to analyse experiences from across the world and the role of innovation in a variety of areas of development such as urbanization, agriculture and food, the mobility of people and freight, education and the provision of water and energy to all.
Carbon Footprint: reducing it for a better tomorrow
Most of us lead careless lifestyles that keep adding to environmental pollution. Carbon Footprint: reducing it for a better tomorrow takes an in-depth and critical look at our day-to-day activities: food habits, lifestyle, or mode of transport. It offers solutions and measures to reduce our carbon footprint to make our homes energy-efficient, recycle waste, reduce greenhouse gases, or gain from the benefits of using renewable energy. Follow 101 easy ways to refashion our lifestyles and emerge as "green" citizens.
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 MDP on Emerging Business Risks from Environment: THE CHALLENGES AHEAD
Conference on 'Accelerated Deployment of Rooftop Solar PV Systems in India'
28 - 29 April 2014
TERI RETREAT, Gual Pahari, Gurgaon
TERI-ITEC Courses 2013-14 Course VII - Resource security and governance issues: challenges and opportunities
12 March 2014
Silver Oak Hall, India Habitat Centre (IHC) Complex, New Delhi
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...
Supply, installation and commissioning of producer gas engine based gasifier of 100 KWe to run on 24 hours on rice husk, to be installed at Purnea Bihar. Please submit proposal by 10 March 2014.
|Mr T G Nandakumar