Press Releases

  • 5th US-India Energy Partnership Summit focuses on new avenues for cooperation

    30 September 2014

    The 5th US-India Energy Partnership Summit got underway today with an emphasis to finance clean energy projects and on cooperation between the private sector and government, even as business and policy leaders from both countries discussed avenues for increasing cooperation....

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  • Effective policy implementation and awareness-raising ensure clean energy transition in rural India

    29 September 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in association with the Norwegian Embassy today released the findings of a study titled 'Analyzing Rural Energy Transition and Inequities'. The study aims to develop a micro-economic framework to analyse various aspects of energy supply,...

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  • Develop and monitor standards in clean Off Grid lighting: Top experts

    18 September 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in collaboration with Electric Lamp and Component Manufacturers' Association of India (ELCOMA) organized a workshop titled, 'Quality assurance of lighting products and importance of laboratories' on the sidelines of 'Lighting India 2014,...

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  • Bengaluru needs sustainable solutions to become a Smart City

    16 September 2014

    Sustainable development is the key to the growth and development of urban habitats, said participants at a Regional Dialogue held in the city today. Organized by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), the Dialogue was held as part of a series, and the first in Bengaluru, in...

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  • Waive taxes and provide microfinance to promote cycle ownership in India, says TERI’s new report

    27 August 2014

    The Government should waive taxes on cycles that cost less than Rs 5,000 to promote cycle ownership in the country, says a new study. The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in association with the 'All India Cycle Manufacturers' Association' launched the report, "Pedalling...

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  • Foundation Day Lecture reveals more evidence of climate change with Sun's atmospherics

    21 August 2014

    The Sun influences the Earth’s climate, and during the last century there has been a gradual warming of the atmosphere related to human activity. The present solar models predict that the early Sun was about 30 per cent fainter than it is now. In about three billion years, the...

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  • IPCC presents its Fifth Assessment Report, with a focus on implications for South Asia

    6 August 2014

    The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) presented the findings of the Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) to governments, civil society, the scientific community, media and other stakeholders at an outreach event held today in New Delhi. Titled ‘IPCC AR5 – What it...

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  • US-India Summit to accelerate growth and development of energy partnerships

    30 July 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) today announced the Fifth US-India Energy Partnership Summit, which is scheduled to take place from September 30 October 1, 2014, in Washington, DC, during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US, and in the wake of the UN...

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  • Corbett's ghost comes alive in new book on tigers

    25 July 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and Oxford Bookstore launched Anjana Basu's 'In the Shadow of Leaves' in Kolkata today to mark naturalist Jim Corbett's 139th birth anniversary which, incidentally is also Tiger Day in Bengal.

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  • Post-2015 Development Agenda Bulletin and launch of TERI Energy & Environment Data Directory and Yearbook

    9 July 2014

    The bulletin on the post-2015 Development Agenda was presented at The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI). The event also witnessed the launch of TERI's annual flagship publication, "TERI Energy & Environment Data Directory and Yearbook (TEDDY)".

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