Project Profile

Project Title Reduction of Carbon Footprint in Highways Sector
Project Code 2015UD05
Project Status Ongoing
Start Date January 2016
Sponsor(s) Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
Division Sustainable Habitat

The study would aim to estimate carbon footprints for national highways in India and suggest carbon reduction and mitigation strategies for different phases of highway development and operations. The study would also develop a methodology for undertaking climate vulnerability assessment and suggest strategies/polices to integrate climate resilience into highway sector in India.