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Include national plastic recycling fund, R&D support for zero carbon tech in upcoming Budget: TERI

13 Jan 2020
| The Economic Times

In a meeting held with Union Finance Minister Ms Nirmala Sitharaman recently, Dr Ajay Mathur, Director General of TERI, recommended that resource efficiency, waste management and decarbonisation of the economy need to be the key drivers of India's green strategy.

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Scholastic India, TERI launch book on environmental issues

06 Jan 2020
| India Today

Scholastic India in association with TERI launched "Our Environment: Threats, Challenges and Sustainable Solutions", a timely book that focuses on environmental issues that we are faced with today due to years of indiscriminate human activities.

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Key year to arrest the climate crisis

01 Jan 2020
| Hindustan Times

2020 is the year in which the world should focus on action and let action be the harbinger for ambition. Action on stated NDCs will pave the way for realistic ambition, says Mr Karan Mangotra, Associate Director, Growth, Diversification & Commercialization, TERI.

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TERI develops blockchain-enabled prototype for solar power trading

01 Jan 2020
| ET Energy World

TERI has developed a platform to facilitate peer-to-peer transactions of solar energy among consumers in the same neighbourhood.

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Best of 2019: Swap kerosene subsidies for off-grid solar

31 Dec 2019
| India Climate Dialogue

Currently, there are many off-grid solar products that are cheaper than kerosene over the lifespan of the technology, according to International Institute for Sustainable Development and TERI.

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Are electric vehicles really clean and green?

17 Dec 2019
| Inc 42

The bigger the electric car and its range, the more battery cells are needed to power it, and consequently the more carbon produced, according to Mr Alekhya Datta, Fellow, TERI.

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India's biofuel policy doesn't address emission of toxic nanoparticles, says new study

04 Dec 2019
| The Print

Study by TERI & Finnish researchers say process of producing biofuels may increase nanoparticles in the air, which can be more harmful than PM2.5 & PM10.

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Groundwater status in city 'poor': Report

02 Dec 2019
| The Times of India

Prepared by TERI, the report on 'Water quality status of Maharashtra 2018-19' comprises statistical analysis of water quality monitoring data recorded at 294 monitoring stations in the state between April 2018 to March this year.

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Indian states and cities don't have adequate funds to tackle climate crisis

26 Nov 2019
| Hindustan Times

In this interview, Dr Ajay Mathur, Director-General, TERI, speaks on Delhi's air pollution, climate change and the forthcoming Conference of Parties in Spain.

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How to control crackers? Ban sale to individuals: TERI

14 Nov 2019
| The Times of India

TERI has recommended a ban on sale of crackers to individuals. A fixed quota of firecrackers could be given to RWAs to make Diwali a community-level activity, thereby reducing emission of pollutants.

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G20 nations need to amp up emission cut targets: Report

11 Nov 2019
| The New Indian Express

Among the G20 countries, India has the most ambitious NDC. However, it still needs real action now to prepare the different sectors for stringent emission reductions, says Mr R R Rashmi, Distinguished Fellow and Programme Director, TERI

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Dawn of India's Era of Digital Water Systems: Experts Look Towards Artificial Intelligence to Address Scarcity

08 Nov 2019
| News18

The ICDL 2019 conference, organised by TERI, brought together the who's who of the water sector under one roof to set the agenda of digital water, 'not as option, but as an imperative' in the country.

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