Press Releases

  • Youth Seminar to Spread Awareness on Sustainable Solutions for Access to Safe Water

    19 December 2014

    Recognising the multi-dimensional potential of young minds in realising the sustainable development goals, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in collaboration with The Ministry of Skill Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs and Sports conducted an interactive...

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  • Experts discuss how to fast track sustainable energy solutions in Madhya Pradesh

    17 December 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in collaboration with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a 'Consultative Workshop on Fast Tracking Sustainable Energy Solutions for Human Development' and two Round-table conferences on 'Sustainable Solutions for Rural...

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  • TERI and UTC set up Center of Excellence for Energy Efficient Buildings in India

    17 December 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and United Technologies Corporation (UTC) today launched the Center of Excellence for Energy Efficient Buildings in India. The Center has been establishled at a time when the Government of India has introduced the Smart City Programme...

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  • A smart, integrated transport system can solve traffic bedlam in Mumbai, say Experts

    11 December 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) today organized a Regional Dialogue titled, 'Sustainable Urban Transport and Solid Waste Management in Mumbai'. The Dialogue was organized in the run up to TERI's annual flagship event, the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit (DSDS),...

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  • An effort to lighten the rural lives in Jharkhand and Odisha

    11 December 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has been spearheading a major national level initiative called ‘Lighting a Billion Lives’ to provide clean lighting solutions to energy impoverished habitations and help improve the standard of living of the bottom of pyramid...

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  • Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru have been chosen as case studies in new Norwegian study on climate change

    10 December 2014

    The Research Council of Norway has launched a new research project ‘CLIMATRANS – Coping with Climate: Assessing Transport Sector Strategies for Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation for Indian Cities' that will be implemented during the next three years. The project will...

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  • India GHG Program: WRI, TERI and CII are managing 10% of the country’s industrial emissions

    5 December 2014

    Key Indian companies have started tracking and managing their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions under a voluntary programme facilitated by the World Resources Institute (WRI), The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). With the Aditya...

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  • Make rainwater harvesting mandatory across India

    1 December 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) today organized a Regional Dialogue titled, 'Towards Sustainable Cities'. The Dialogue was organized in the run up to TERI's annual flagship event, the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit (DSDS), which will be held in New Delhi from...

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  • Festival to promote waste management and recycling celebrated in city

    27 November 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) along with Tetra Pak today organized the TRASH Festival 2014 at the Vivek High School, which generated awareness on waste management and recycling. TRASH (Thinking, Reflecting and Acting for a Sustainable Habitat) was a one-day unique...

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  • New report reveals air pollution could rise drastically; outlines roadmap to devise models to curb emissions

    11 November 2014

    A new report by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and the California Air Resources Board (CARB) says that if current trends of vehicle population, fuel and emission standards persist, PM 2.5 emissions will increase by a factor...

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