Projects

Rethink Plastic: UNEP-TERI joint initiative in Mumbai region

November 15, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Waste

Known for its rich marine biodiversity, South and Southeast Asia are becoming hotspots of plastic leakage.

India prepares to host UN conference to curb land degradation

July 12, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Land

Around 147 million hectares in India is undergoing some form of degradation. India needs sustainable management of land, forest, and water.

Independent assessment of waste management in municipal corporations of Delhi

June 16, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Waste

A waste-to-energy (WTE) plant is a concept that is now being widely considered, which uses the segregated waste in order to generate energy for example biogas through b

Green Olympiad 2019

April 1, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Environment

The Environment Education and Awareness (EEA) Area in TERI conducted GREEN Olympiad 2019 in schools across India and select countries. Schools operational under CBSE in Nepal, Singapore, Indonesia, Sultanate of Oman, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Qatar, Kingdom of Bahrain, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Turkey participated in the Olympiad.

TERI Coastal Education Hub

February 25, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Land

Coastal wetland carries a wide variety of marine biodiversity (flora and fauna) which needs to be conserved.

Creating an integrated resource efficiency policy for India - with public input

January 27, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Resource Efficiency & Security

TERI prepared the 'Reference Document towards Developing an Integrated Resource Efficiency Policy for India' in consultation with the Resource Efficiency Cell of the MoEFCC

Shifting to cycling can result in an annual savings of up to 1.6% of India’s GDP

January 11, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Transport

Cycling is one of the most sustainable modes of transportation.

BEE-NER -Capacity building of Discoms

January 10, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Electricity & Fuels

The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) has commenced a programme for capacity building of Distribution Companies (Discoms). This programme will help in integration of BEE activities with activities managed by the Discoms for Demand Side Management (DSM).

Coalition for Agricultural Profi­tability and Sustainability

December 28, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Agriculture

The Coalition for Agricultural Profitability and Sustainability (CAPS) acts as a platform to bring together key stakeholders from the agricultural sector. The aim is to enable transition to a profi­table and sustainable agricultural system that also addresses concerns about nutrition and its impacts on health.