Ongoing Projects

Supporting the completion of the GPC compliant GHG emissions inventory for the area covered by KMDA

September 3, 2020
| Climate

The proposed assignment aims to support the completion of the GPC compliant GHG emissions inventory for the area covered by KMDA and to collect data needed for scenario planning analysis.

Assessment of RFCTLARR 2013 - Odisha, Jharkhand and Assam

August 26, 2020
| Forest & Biodiversity

The main objectives are to: (1) Ascertain the extent of adherence, by land-acquiring bodies, to the procedural and substantive provision of the RFCTLARR Act, 2013 for land acquisition in tribal areas. (2) Gain knowledge of the experience of project-affected-Scheduled Tribes families regarding the implementation of the provisions of Chapter V of the RFCTLARR Act, 2013. (3) Examine the ground reality regarding the seeking of consent of Gram Sabha or Panchayat or the autonomous District Council, as the case may be, for land acquisition in the Fifth Schedule Area.

Digital Knowledge Library on electric mobility and low emission transport in India

August 6, 2020
| Transport

The broader objective is to develop an online repository of information, database, news, and updates related to e-mobility and low emission transport covering international perspective in general and India in particular. The idea is to provide diverse set of stakeholders such as governments, businesses, consultants, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), academia, citizens, research community, industry, etc. useful information in a single window.

Directory of R&D institutions

July 13, 2020
| Environment

The objectives of this project are to: (1) Collate and update the contact details of R&D institutions and industries; (2) Print and electronically publish the Directory of R&D Institutions.

Preparation of water quality status report of Maharashtra 2019-20

July 9, 2020
| Health & Nutrition

The main objective of this project is to prepare a water quality report 2019-20 for Maharashtra based on the data provided by MPCB. The detailed scope of work includes: • Identification of outliers and parameter values exceeding the permissible limits.

Prevention of Marine Litter in the Lakshadweep Sea (ProMiSe)

July 1, 2020
| Waste

There is a pressing need to curb marine pollution in the Maldives, Sri Lanka and India sharing access to the pristine ecosystems of the Lakshadweep Sea. The overall objective of the ProMiSe project is to contribute to the prevention and leakage of wastes from land-based sources into the Lakshadweep Sea in line with sustainable consumption and production approach, thus enhancing the attractiveness of tourism industries, avoiding further deterioration of marine ecosystems and improving living conditions in the Maldives, Sri Lanka and India.

Green budgeting for the state of Bihar

June 29, 2020
| Resource efficiency

In this project TERI will provide technical input on  green budgeting for the state of Bihar, India. Green budget statements can be used as an instrument for coordinating, planning and targeted spending to encourage government and other actors to contribute to sustainability initiatives.The first ever Action Plan on Green Budgeting in India was prepared by TERI in 2014 with support from the Department of Science,Technology and Environment, Government of Punjab.

Carrying out Source Apportionment and Emission Inventory study for Kashipur City, Uttarakhand

June 24, 2020
| Air

The main objectives of this study are to: • Profile ground level concentration of air pollutants in different parts of the city; • Select emission factors for different categories of vehicles with due consideration to variations for fuel quality, technology, size and vintage of sources, control systems, etc; • Select appropriate emission factors for other non-vehicular sources viz. industries, industrial and domestic fuel combustions, roadside dust, construction activities, generator sets, etc;

Technical consultancy for energy conservation and resource efficiency for MIL, Hapur plant, unit 1 & 2 combined

June 18, 2020
| Energy Efficiency
| Water

The objectives of this project are:

(i) Identify thrust areas for energy and water conservation;

(ii) Identify the ways and means to waste minimization and recycling potential.

Developing green corridor (plantation) on highways and greening of schools for environment sustainability

June 16, 2020
| Environment
| Transport

TERI proposes a green corridor initiative to develop eco-friendly road/highways with participation of the local communities, farmers, government agencies and the forest department to contribute in India’s NGHM (National Green Highways Mission) under NHAI (National Highways Authority of India) plan for green corridor development at highways and schools.