Press Releases

  • 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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  • TERI and USGBC join forces to promote high performance buildings in India

    7 July 2014

    The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) today announced a strategic collaboration to accelerate the development of high performance buildings in India and Southeast Asia.

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  • High-Level South Asia Network for Sustainable Development Solutions launched today

    6 July 2014

    The South Asia Regional Network of the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) was launched in New Delhi today. The SDSN is a unique global collaboration to mobilize expertise and experience from academia, civil society, and the private sectorto help find solutions for...

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  • Panel discussion organized by the Embassy of France, TERI and CII on 'Sustainable Growth in Response to Climate Change: Indo-French Perspectives'

    1 July 2014

    On the occasion of the visit to India of H.E. Mr Laurent Fabius, Hon'ble Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development of France (30th June - 1st July 2014), the Embassy of France in India, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and the Confederation of Indian...

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