Ongoing Projects

Decision support systems for local energy policy in India - Surat

April 4, 2017
| Energy

The main goal of this project is to deliver a Proof of Concept of a decision support system to help the city council of Surat, India, to decide how to manage, extend or adapt its energy options.

Ensuring electricity supply and enhancing quality education at Keshav Dham School and Hostel in Vrindavan, Mathura

April 3, 2017
| Energy
| Energy Access
| Renewable Energy

With support from RVNL, under its CSR programme, TERI is undertaking this project to solarize the Keshav Dham school and hostel at Vrindavan in order to bring improved, clean, and affordable energy provision. The specific objectives are to:

Organizing 5 day refresher course for IFS officers on the topic "Environment Economics and Accounting, Green GDP and Carbon Financing" during 4 - 8 September 2017

April 1, 2017
| Environment
| Climate

This 5 day course from 4th to 8th September will deliberate on deriving linkages between Green GDP and Environmental economics and accounting, keeping forestry sector at the center stage and will deliberate on the role of forests in providing various ecosystem services (ecological, economic, socio-cultural etc)

Providing support for implementing smart community pilot project in Panipat, Haryana, India during 2017-18

April 1, 2017
| Environment
| Land

NEDO is implementing a smart community pilot project in selected sub-stations of Panipat. TERI provided support to the members of consortium and NEDO for undertaking the pre-feasibility study and feasibility study. In continuation to this, TERI proposes to assist NEDO for implementing smart community pilot project in Panipat.
The scope of work would include the following:

Understanding the regulatory environment for smart community project:

Customization of smart community equipment as per the local environment;

Implementing 10 natural draft zig-zag firing demonstration projects in Varanasi brick cluster

April 1, 2017
| Energy Efficiency

The project aims to carry out performance evaluation and prepare dissemination material related to 10 natural draft zig-zag (NDZZ) kilns to be demonstrated in the Varanasi brick cluster.

Enhanced climate transparency in the G20 countries

March 29, 2017

TERI is a partner with the Climate Transparency Initiative since 2017 - which is an open global consortium with a shared mission to stimulate a 'race to the top' in climate action through enhanced transparency in climate actions. The group envisions establishing a credible reference point for policy makers and influencers - a valuable resource for media for the benefit of enhanced climate ambition and action, and thereby seeks to support the shift of investments towards zero carbon technologies.

Providing Inputs to Support CCFU on Emerging Issues on Climate finance and Green finance for the G20 Meetings under German Presidency

March 18, 2017

The project aims at supporting the country position on Climate and Green Finance in the international discourses including the G20 meeting under the German Presidency, through an evidence-based research and analysis on emerging issues.

Analysing adverse health effects of outdoor air pollution in Delhi

March 17, 2017
| Health & Nutrition

A case study of Delhi on the adverse health effects of outdoor air pollution in a city, conducted under the National Network Programme on Human Health.

The Green School, A TATA Steel-TERI initiative

March 14, 2017
| Water
| Environment

Tata Steel, in partnership with TERI, launched the ‘The Green School' project with an aim to create awareness and sensitize students, teachers and the community on issues related to the environment. Ten schools were identified across Tata Steel operational areas in the states of Jharkhand and Odisha for its first phase, and the project promoted environment stewardship in the identified locations through classrooms and outdoor activities.