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If India is to grow, our power system must be insulated from politicians and politics, says Prof S L Rao, Distinguished Fellow Emeritus, TERI.

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia Committee

India's performance in the Olympics is a matter of national pride that requires the involvement of all stakeholders, says Dr R K Pachauri, Director General, TERI.

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia CommitteeTERI, Olympics 2016, London, gold medals, sports infrastructure, Dr R K Pachauri, Indian olympics

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are discussed in the "The Future We Want" Outcome Document of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD) or Rio+20 that was held in Rio de Janeiro that year. During the Rio+20 consultative processes, SDGs were introduced in a proposal made by Guatemala, Colombia and Peru with some themes...

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia CommitteeTERI, Olympics 2016, London, gold medals, sports infrastructure, Dr R K Pachauri, Indian olympicsMillennium Development Goals, Rio+20, sustainable development goals, Shailly Kedia, sdgs, Rio de Janeiro, MDGs Indu Chinta

To support the long term move towards deregulating diesel pricing, a clear and well-designed road-map for reforms is needed, says Anmol Soni and Anomitro Chatterjee, Research Associates, TERI.

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia CommitteeTERI, Olympics 2016, London, gold medals, sports infrastructure, Dr R K Pachauri, Indian olympicsMillennium Development Goals, Rio+20, sustainable development goals, Shailly Kedia, sdgs, Rio de Janeiro, MDGs Indu Chintacrude oil, government policy, NDA, sales tax, subsidies on diesel, UPA, regularize diesel

The impacts of climate change exacerbate existing environmental and ecological stress, which Punjab and Haryana can hardly afford, says Dr R K Pachauri, Director General, TERI.

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia CommitteeTERI, Olympics 2016, London, gold medals, sports infrastructure, Dr R K Pachauri, Indian olympicsMillennium Development Goals, Rio+20, sustainable development goals, Shailly Kedia, sdgs, Rio de Janeiro, MDGs Indu Chintacrude oil, government policy, NDA, sales tax, subsidies on diesel, UPA, regularize dieselsustainable development, TERI, Punjab, Haryana, Human Development Index, subsidised electricity, Shivalik hills, inclusive growth

Recent announcements on diesel, and FDI in retail and aviation were long-overdue and hardly qualify as reforms, says Prof S L Rao, Distinguished Fellow Emeritus, TERI.

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia CommitteeTERI, Olympics 2016, London, gold medals, sports infrastructure, Dr R K Pachauri, Indian olympicsMillennium Development Goals, Rio+20, sustainable development goals, Shailly Kedia, sdgs, Rio de Janeiro, MDGs Indu Chintacrude oil, government policy, NDA, sales tax, subsidies on diesel, UPA, regularize dieselsustainable development, TERI, Punjab, Haryana, Human Development Index, subsidised electricity, Shivalik hills, inclusive growthcoal, crude oil, NDA, reforms, TERI, UPA, FDI in retail, Diesel prices, LPG cylinder prices

Amit Tandon, Project Officer, ADaRSH, discusses what goes in the construction of resource efficient buildings.

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia CommitteeTERI, Olympics 2016, London, gold medals, sports infrastructure, Dr R K Pachauri, Indian olympicsMillennium Development Goals, Rio+20, sustainable development goals, Shailly Kedia, sdgs, Rio de Janeiro, MDGs Indu Chintacrude oil, government policy, NDA, sales tax, subsidies on diesel, UPA, regularize dieselsustainable development, TERI, Punjab, Haryana, Human Development Index, subsidised electricity, Shivalik hills, inclusive growthcoal, crude oil, NDA, reforms, TERI, UPA, FDI in retail, Diesel prices, LPG cylinder pricesGreen building, GRIHA, energy efficient buildings, earth/mud construction, ADaRSH

It is essential to build political consensus on a core set of reforms, voices Dr Prodipto Ghosh, Distinguished Fellow, TERI.

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia CommitteeTERI, Olympics 2016, London, gold medals, sports infrastructure, Dr R K Pachauri, Indian olympicsMillennium Development Goals, Rio+20, sustainable development goals, Shailly Kedia, sdgs, Rio de Janeiro, MDGs Indu Chintacrude oil, government policy, NDA, sales tax, subsidies on diesel, UPA, regularize dieselsustainable development, TERI, Punjab, Haryana, Human Development Index, subsidised electricity, Shivalik hills, inclusive growthcoal, crude oil, NDA, reforms, TERI, UPA, FDI in retail, Diesel prices, LPG cylinder pricesGreen building, GRIHA, energy efficient buildings, earth/mud construction, ADaRSHfuel pricing, TERI, UPA, NDA, railway, transmission, coal, CAG

R K Batra, Distinguished Fellow, TERI throws light on various issues which need to be taken into account while reviewing the production sharing contracts (PSCs) so as to preserve the investor confidence.

Tags: SEBs, PSUs, NTPC, NHPC, NCAER, electricity, Ahluwalia CommitteeTERI, Olympics 2016, London, gold medals, sports infrastructure, Dr R K Pachauri, Indian olympicsMillennium Development Goals, Rio+20, sustainable development goals, Shailly Kedia, sdgs, Rio de Janeiro, MDGs Indu Chintacrude oil, government policy, NDA, sales tax, subsidies on diesel, UPA, regularize dieselsustainable development, TERI, Punjab, Haryana, Human Development Index, subsidised electricity, Shivalik hills, inclusive growthcoal, crude oil, NDA, reforms, TERI, UPA, FDI in retail, Diesel prices, LPG cylinder pricesGreen building, GRIHA, energy efficient buildings, earth/mud construction, ADaRSHfuel pricing, TERI, UPA, NDA, railway, transmission, coal, CAGcrude oil, oil, reliance power, government policy, price rise, KG Basin gasfield