Opinion

Ganga as a 'Living Person': Will it help?

22 Jun 2017 |
| The Hindu Business Line

The Uttarakhand court’s judgement is an important step in the right direction for ensuring clean rivers, says Dr S K Sarkar, Distinguished Fellow & Senior Director, Water Resources Division, TERI.

360 degree: Going green in the time of Trump

11 Jun 2017 |
Ms Neha Pahuja
| The Asian Age

Many countries and the private sector have seen climate action as an opportunity to catalyse economic yet sustainable practices, says Ms Neha Pahuja, Fellow, Earth Science and Climate Change Division, TERI.

Maintaining sanctity of nature

05 Jun 2017 |
Ms Raina Singh
| The Pioneer

The Centre's thrust to invest in blue-green infrastructure in urban areas will improve the quality of life for urban dwellers. Such efforts must be complimented with implementation systems, says Ms Raina Singh, Fellow, Sustainable Habitat Division, TERI.

Boosting India's Green growth

04 Jun 2017 |
Mr Sanjay Seth
| Financial Chronicle

Developing a financial ecosystem for green developers leveraging on the global best practices and success models would boost the transformative green growth of India, says Mr Sanjay Seth, Senior Director, Sustainable Habitat Division, TERI.

Will Donald Trump's anti-climate stance stop India's actions? No, it won't

03 Jun 2017 |
| Business Standard

The absence of the US leadership would delay actions to address climate change in that country itself, as well as in other countries to reduce global emissions and to adapt to the adverse impacts of the climate change that has already occurred, says Dr Ajay Mathur, Director-General, TERI.

Is Decentralized Waste-Water Treatment And Reuse System The Way Forward For India's Tail-End Sanitation Challenge?

17 May 2017 |
Dr Girija K Bharat
| NDTV Swachh India

There is an urgent need for effective legal and policy framework for improved management of wastewater treatment, say Mr Ankit Tulsyan, Detail Oriented Sustainable Development Professional and Dr Girija K Bharat, Senior Consultant, TERI.

Is consumer's willingness to pay a key factor?

16 May 2017 |
Mr Debajit Palit
,
Ms Bigsna Gill
| Policy Pulse Magazine

Understanding electricity demand, its pricing and willingness to pay by consumers for electricity services has always been tricky and a matter of debate, both in India as well as globally, say Mr Dabajit Palit, Associate Director and Ms Bigsna Gill, Area Convenor, Social Transformation Division, TERI.

Get real

24 Apr 2017 |
Ms Raina Singh
| Financial Chronicle

The global discourse on climate resilient cities has shown that it is possible to minimise risks, says Ms Raina Singh, Fellow, Sustainable Habitat Division, TERI.

Set up wetlands to cure wastewater

21 Apr 2017 |
Ms Sonia Grover
,
Dr Fayaz Ahmad Malla
| Deccan Herald

The potential for achieving improved water quality while creating a valuable wildlife habitat has led to a growing interest in the use of constructed wetlands, say Ms Sonia Grover, Associate Fellow and Dr Fayaz Ahmad Malla, Research Associate, Water Resources Division, TERI.

Sharing the Teesta

04 Apr 2017 |
| The Statesman

The Teesta river is a highly emotive issue on both sides of the border. There is need for interaction at the level of experts outside the Governments from both countries to demystify the issue, and for the flow-back of suggestions to the respective Governments, says Dr S K Sarkar, Distinguished Fellow & Senior Director, Water Resources Division, TERI.