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TERI, GCCA sign pact to accelerate sustainable development of cement & concrete sectors

20 Aug 2021
| ET Realty

In an endeavour to achieve India's commitment to reduce carbon emissions, TERI and the Global Cement and Concrete Association (GCCA) India announced the signing of MoU to accelerate sustainable development of cement and concrete sectors.

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India's new green hydrogen mission to boost energy independence

17 Aug 2021
| Power Engineering International

According to a recent report from TERI, hydrogen has massive potential in India's energy market, with costs of green hydrogen starting to compete with fossil fuel-derived hydrogen latest by 2030.

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Trash turns into treasure in new plastic economy

07 Aug 2021
| Sunday Guardian

According to the study by TERI, out of the total polymer consumption of 16.8 million tonnes per annum in 2018-19, 90% was for plastic and the remaining 10% was for non-plastic consumption. From the total plastic waste generated, about 60% is actually recycled, 8.5% reutilized for energy recovery and repurposing, and about 31.5% is mismanaged plastic waste.

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Delhi: Building sites could be fined, shut under new dust rules

04 Aug 2021
| The Times of India

A Dust Management Committee, comprising of experts from IIT Delhi, TERI and Delhi Pollution Control Committee has submitted a dust management plan to the Delhi government, under which warnings will be issued to the project proponent if the PM10 and PM2.5 levels at the site are more than 25% of the air quality readings at the nearest monitoring station.

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Heavy rains across India: Impact of climate change?

19 Jul 2021
| Times Now

With torrential rains and wildfires observed across the globe recently, are we beginning to see a heightened impact of climate change? ET NOW takes a deep dive on the matter with Rishi Agarwal, Mumbai Sustainability Centre, Avantika Goswami, Climate Change, CSE, Saurabh Bhardwaj, Fellow and Area Convener at the Center of Climate Modelling, TERI and G.P Sharma, President Of Meteorology, Skymet.

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Tata Steel Foundation and TERI initiate Phase IV of the Green School project

16 Jul 2021
| United News of India

Tata Steel Foundation and TERI launched Phase IV of the Green School project today at a virtual event that saw the participation of all stakeholders including students, teachers and schools involved in the project.

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Challenge of bio-diversity in Nagaland

11 Jul 2021
| Nagaland Post

According to Mr Siddharth Edake, Fellow, TERI, the study team found that Nagaland had 407 Community Conserved Areas and that almost one third of them were active.

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Webinar on Women in Renewable Energy and Sustainability: Speakers deliberate on bringing more women to the forefront in Renewable Energy Sector

07 Jul 2021
| Press Information Bureau

The webinar saw the participation of Ms. Gauri Singh, Deputy Director General, IRENA, Dr Vibha Dhawan, Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), Ms. Mahua Acharya, CEO, EESL Convergence, Ms. Sullajja Firodia Motwani, Kinetic Green and Dr. Arunabha Ghosh, CEO, Council on Energy, Environment and Water.

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India’s deep seabed mining plans gear up for a dive

02 Jul 2021
| Mongabay India

Mary Abraham, a development economist and policy scientist at TERI, said that she fears that the “impact of deep-sea mining could be unprecedented and spell huge trouble for marine ecology.

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BEE to conduct audit energy in spinning mills, cold storages, dal processing units

27 Jun 2021
| The Hindu

According to a study of 26 refractory units in East Godavari district by TERI, there is a scope for conserving 10% (8.3 Million Units) of the energy consumed by them per annum amounting to a financial saving of Rs5.56 crore at current tariffs. Their production of refractory material is 62,500 tonnes per year.

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TERI launches coalition to decarbonise urban freight in India

26 Jun 2021
| Construction Weekonline

TERI has launched the Sustainable Urban Freight Coalition (SUFC), a consortium of public and private stakeholders of urban freight in India to bring together industry, academia, and civil society for Sustainable Urban Freight practices.

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TERI Launches SUFC Coalition to Decarbonise Urban Freight in India

25 Jun 2021
| Energetica India

TERI has launched the Sustainable Urban Freight Coalition (SUFC), a consortium of public and private stakeholders of urban freight in India to bring together industry, academia, and civil society for Sustainable Urban Freight practices.

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