Now an app to reduce energy consumption! Yamuna Power to guide users on saving electricity

28 Jun 2019
| The Financial Express

The mobile application 'Susthome', developed by BYPL and TERI will help in tracking energy consumption patterns and will help understand the usage pattern and bring the behavioral change in how consumers use electricity.

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TERI to audit handling of garbage by east, south corporations

22 Jun 2019
| The Times of India

The south and east corporations have decided to engage TERI to assess the volume of garbage collected in their areas, its disposal and the discrepancies in the implementation of the solid waste management rules.

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2-year-old leopard, stuck in power cables in Gurugram, electrocuted to death

21 Jun 2019
| Hindustan Times

Dr Pia Sethi, TERI, pointed out that the Ministry of Environment Forests'guidelines for laying transmission lines through forest areas need to be followed so as to avoid a repeat of such situations. According to the guidelines, revised in 2016, the minimum distance between an electrical conductor and a tree needs to be at least 2.6 metres, whereas, in the case of the incident, the power line which killed the leopard was running directly through the tree.

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GRIHA council to rate 525 government buildings on green parameters

18 Jun 2019
| The Times of India

GRIHA Council, a green building rating body in India, signed six MoUs with the Maharashtra government, regional chief engineers, and public works department to initiate the second phase of the PWD GRIHA green building initiative in the state.

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In East Delhi, study finds not all on board for waste segregation

15 Jun 2019
| Indian Express

More than 60% households in East Delhi's 60 colonies did not segregate their waste last year, while 71% either had their waste collected by the informal sector or disposed it themselves at vacant plots and dhalaos, a study by TERI has shown.

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Mithi The Moth

02 Jun 2019
| Times of India - The Speaking Tree

Book Review of "The Toothless Cobra And Other Stories From The Wild" published by TERI Press

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In Varanasi, New Solar Tech is Helping Beleaguered Saree Weavers Save Their Tradition

14 May 2019
| News18

A customized system to harness solar energy was designed for weavers by TERI as the craft of saree making is complex and it requires varying degrees of power at a very short intervals.

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Shift from kerosene to solar to improve power supply for households: Study

18 Apr 2019
| ET Energy World

Switching subsidies from kerosene to off-grid solar products would improve electricity access for households still reliant on kerosene, according to a study by the International Institute for Sustainable Development and TERI.

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TERI pitches for resource efficiency to minimise environmental degradation

16 Apr 2019
| The Times of India

TERI has submitted a report on resource use efficiency to environment ministry, suggesting use of 6R (reduce, reuse, recycle, redesign, re-manufacture and refurbish) principle to reduce the country's heavy dependence of imported scrap and minimise environmental degradation.

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Fijian PM receives an internationally recognized award

09 Apr 2019
| FBC News

Prime Minister of Fiji, Mr Voreqe Bainimarama, has received the 2019 Sustainable Development Leadership Award from TERI.

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TERI aids UNSW to establish urban living labs in India

03 Apr 2019
| Business Standard

TERI recently released its smart energy policy brief for cities at the fourth Australia-India Knowledge Exchange event held at University of New South Wales.

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TERI to set up incubation centre in Odisha for biotech solutions

13 Mar 2019
| Business Standard

Facility will support development of solutions to address issues affecting agriculture, environment and energy.

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