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This country, which is water-stressed, energy-starved and in many parts ecologically-fragile, has rightly made sustainable development a policy priority, says Ms Shailly Kedia, Fellow, Green Growth and Resource Efficiency division, TERI.

The Delhi Government has taken a tough decision to allow cars to ply on Delhi roads only on alternate days to curb air pollution that has reached alarming levels, says Mr Nitya Nanda, Fellow, Green Growth and Resource Efficiency division, TERI

The Paris Agreement will compel governments and industry to adopt sustainable ways to execute their business, says Mr Ashutosh Senger, Research Associate, Green Growth and Resource Efficiency division, TERI

We need a package of measures if we are serious about success of one principal Transport Demand Management (TDM) strategy, which in Delhi's case seem to be the odd-even system at the moment, says Ms Akshima Tejas Ghate, Fellow, Sustainable Habitat division, TERI.

The Paris agreement does not answer every question but it is an important first step towards finding a common solution, says Ms Aayushi Awasthy, Associate Fellow, Green Growth and Resource Efficiency division, TERI.

Policy-makers have begun to visualise the possibility of renewable sources of energy becoming viable replacements of fossil fuels, says Mr Siddharth Singh, Research Associate, Green Growth and Resource Efficiency division, TERI

Policy-makers need to encourage private providers to tackle challenges of inadequate mass transit systems, says Dr Prodipto Ghosh, Distinguished Fellow and Director, Earth Science and Climate Change division, TERI.

A totally new and visionary policy should now be put in place to ensure that India becomes an agriculturally surplus nation, which would usher in a new era in rural development, says Dr R K Pachauri, Director-General, TERI.

India needs early investments in energy efficiency and non-fossil power to achieve INDC goals, says Dr Manish Kumar Shrivastava, Fellow, Earth Science and Climate Change division, TERI.