Projects

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

April 3, 2017
| Ongoing project
| 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:

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

April 1, 2017
| Ongoing project
| 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:

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
| Ongoing project
| 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)

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

April 1, 2017
| Ongoing project
| 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
| Ongoing project

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.

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

March 18, 2017
| Ongoing project

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
| Ongoing project
| 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.

Support to Madhya Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Distribution Company Limited (MPMKDCL) in implementing rooftop solar power plants

March 14, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

The MP government has desired the MPMKDCL to support the installation of 10 MW additional rooftop solar plants in the state. Following a MPMKDCL request, the MNRE has sanctioned 10 MW capacity to MPMKDCL and desired the German Development Cooperation to extend its support.

Facilitate the preparation of People’s Biodiversity Register (PBR) documentation for Chorao - Madel Village

March 10, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Environment

A PBR is a document that records status of local biodiversity, landscape, waterscape elements and relationships of various user-groups with these ¿ essentially from a (local) people¿s perspective.

Development of intumescent fire retardant (IFR) nano-composites for medium voltage cable sheathing applications

February 28, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Environment

In this study, polyolefinic nanocomposites of PP/EVA/EPDM, HDPE/EVA/EPDM and LLDPE/HDPE/EVA/EPDM will be developed. The APP used will be grafted with silane based POSS product to improve its hydrophobicity. Nanoclay and MWCNT will also be grafted with POSS after functionalization. These modified nanoparticles will be used along with modified APP to enhance fire retardancy properties.