Research on policy instruments for achievement of India’s NDCs

November 7, 2016
| Ongoing project
| Climate

The focus of the project is on the aspects related to implementing India's NDCs in both international and domestic context. The following activities are being undertaken under this project:

- Review of Nationally Determined Contributions and tracking of implementation of mitigation actions

- Leveraging Climate Finance: Lessons from international and domestic best practices

A Study on Climate Change Risks : Preparedness for Oil and Gas Sector

October 14, 2016
| Ongoing project

The study will assesses climate risks to physical infrastructure as well as challenges and opportunities arising for the sector due to climate policy induced changes in the market.

Inter Model Comparisons of different transportation sector policies in India in support of NDC implementation

October 1, 2016
| Ongoing project
| Climate | Habitat | Transport

The proposed research effort builds on technical collaboration and relationships established over the past few years through energy modelling and analysis with between Indian and U.S. Government partners and modelling teams under the SGWG.

All-India Alumni Conference

September 29, 2016
| Ongoing project

With approximately 16,000 alumni, India has one of the largest and most diverse U.S. government (USG) exchange alumni portfolios in the world; and these alumni have expressed a desire to share their experiences and expertise within and outside the alumni community.

Samanvay: Synthesis of Traditional and Modern - India's Approach to Sustainable Low carbon Development Pathways'

September 26, 2016
| Ongoing project
| Environment | Climate | Mitigation

TERI will provide inputs for a publication on low carbon development pathways which have been adopted by the Indian government. Case studies from a range of sectors such as energy, agriculture, industry, forests, transport, urban growth, and sustainable building will be shared.

Economics of adaptation: assessing incremental and transformative change

September 19, 2016
| Ongoing project

The CARIAA programme has issued a call for concept notes to fund activities that further collaboration and co-production across consortia and offer new opportunities to progress towards the programme’s overall objectives. This concept note is in response to this call and is submitted on behalf of the cross-CARIAA working group on economics.

Improving Sustainable Energy Access among SC/ST households in Chamarajanagar District of Karnataka – A pilot study

September 1, 2016
| Ongoing project
| Energy | Energy Access

In this project, 250 Integrated Domestic Energy Systems (cook-stoves, solar home lights, and mobile charging facilities) and 500 low-cost forced draft cook-stoves would be disseminated through local level entrepreneurship model. Awareness and training programmes would also be organized and technical know-how would be provided to village level energy entrepreneurs and end-users of cook-stoves.

PNB Rooftop Solar PMC

September 1, 2016
| Ongoing project
| Energy | Renewable Energy

TERI will offer a full range of project management consultancy services in the installation of rooftop solar PV systems at all the Farmers' Training Centres --- from feasibility study and site assessment to third-party inspection and post-installation monitoring.

Understanding how climate effects health in the Indian context

August 31, 2016
| Ongoing project
| Health & Nutrition

TERI's role is capacity building, outreach and awareness generation for a community of practice. We would be a secretariat, and have a website to network. We need to define a Strategic Plan along with the existing advisory group. The network has close to 70 members working on climate change.

People's Biodiversity Register of urban and coastal village areas in Goa

August 30, 2016
| Ongoing project

The People’s Biodiversity Register (PBR) projects, supported by the Goa State Biodiversity Board (GSBB), are being facilitated in the urban area of Panaji city and the villages of Velim, Chodan-Madel, Nuvem, and Anjuna in Goa. Support was also received from GIZ India for creation of awareness and capacity building in Chodan-Madel to promote the development of the village PBR.