5 reasons and solutions for air pollution in India

December 28, 2018

Air pollution emissions arise from many sectors, including power, transport, industry, residential, construction, and agriculture. The resulting air pollution affects health, food production, water, and regional climate. Furthermore, since air pollution from one location travels within days to areas as far away as 1,000 km, coordination across cities and states is required, in addition to multi-sectoral coordination.

How climate change impacts health

November 28, 2018

Many populations in India currently suffer from high burden of vector borne diseases, heat stress-related diseases, and malnutrition. These health problems are all sensitive to seasonal variations in temperatures and precipitation patterns. These short-term variations in temperature and precipitation as well as extreme storms have been observed to be increasing in intensity due to global climate change and thus are a challenge. The major Indian states affected by these climate- sensitive conditions (i.e.

Take me home

October 18, 2018

Fun stuff to download, from TERI to you

This timetable provides you a simple guide to check the quality of water you are drinking and prescribes the tests for various impurities. Click here to download

Combating mosquito related diseases in India

October 4, 2018

Malaria is one of the six major vector-borne diseases in India, the occurrence of which varies with changes in ecological, climatic and socio-developmental conditions(1).

Securing our cities in the face of climate change

August 6, 2018

Securing our cities in the face of climate change

The perfect score of 65 for a balanced health

July 4, 2018

Ensuring a wide variety of food in a week's diet can be the answer to a perfect health

India’s renewable energy growth

July 2, 2018

How far is India from achieving its renewable energy targets? This infographic breaks it down for you

Energy intensity and India

July 2, 2018

Indicating good energy efficiency practices, India’s energy intensity has been falling despite a growing economy and increased energy demand

Economic cost of land degradation in India

June 29, 2018

Total investment required to reclaim the land is lower than the annual costs of degradation