Dr R K Pachauri

There is an urgent need for a slew of unconventional options, including greater reliance on natural gas, faster development of renewable energy and an innovative transport policy, says Dr R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI.

Ms Akshima Tejas Ghate

The e-rickshaw operations have provided all the specific clues and answers to the puzzles associated with feeder transport planning in the metro cities, which many of us have not been able to answer for years, says Ms Akshima T Ghate, Fellow, Sustainable Habitat division, TERI.

Tags: transport planning, e-rickshaw

Ms Mili Majumdar

Ensuring sustainability of urban services for a burgeoning urban population should be the core of the smart cities, says Ms Mili Majumdar, Director, Sustainable Habitat, TERI.

Tags: sustainable habitats, sustainable development, GRIHA

Dr Prodipto Ghosh

The new BRICS development bank must be responsive to the national development choices of its borrowing members, says Dr Prodipto Ghosh, Distinguished Fellow, Earth Science and Climate Change division, TERI.