Molecular breeding to develop resistance against anthracnose (fruit rot) in chilli

February 20, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Agriculture

Chilli anthracnose is one of the most devastating fungal diseases affecting the quality and yield production of chilli. In India, primarily, C. capsici and C. gleosporoides are the main Colletotrichum species causing major damage on the green as well as red ripe stages of chilli fruits.

Study on assessment of environment and economic impacts of use of washed coal for power generation

February 17, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Resource efficiency

The objectives of this project are to: (1) Understand the status of coal washing in India for non-coking coal; and (2) Assess environmental and economic impact on coal washing, transportation, power plant and any other area which is affected directly or indirectly.

Creating Pan Himalayan Network for Climate Change Journalism

February 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Climate | Environment

The project will create a Pan Himalayan Network for Climate Change Journalism.

Decarbonisation of iron and steel sectors

January 30, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Energy

TERI suggests that it is possible to put the steel sector on a pathway to reduce emissions to near zero levels soon after 2050, making India the first country to industrialise while decarbonising its steel production.

Engagement of consultancy service to carry out assessment study of biofuel, biodiesel, ethanol and CBG in Northeast Region of India

January 22, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

The overall objective of the proposed study to investigate the potential of different types of biomass in the North Eastern (NE) states of India.

Technology Assessment Project in India (FY 2019)

January 16, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Energy Efficiency | Energy

TERI will be responsible for the following tasks and deliverables with full consultation with IGES: 1 Operating and strengthening JITMAP - To facilitate and assist the conduct of feasibility studies (FS) and meetings with stakeholders in India through but not limited - To arrange and join meetings with representatives of funding institutions, business associations, and government agencies in In

Certificate course in "Sustain and Enhance Technical Knowledge in Solar Energy Systems" at Guwahati, Assam under GSDP during the financial year 2019-20

January 15, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Environment

The objectives of this project are to: (1) provide training to 30 participants on solar energy systems to enhance their technical skills; (2) set up an 1 kW solar photovoltaic (SPV) power plant for demonstration and practical training; (3) create linkages of participants with solar energy vendors/agencies to enhance employability.<

Conducting third party evaluation of NERTPS schemes on silk sector and apparel and garmenting units

December 31, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Farm livelihood

The objectives of this project are to review the degree of impact on the beneficiaries in terms of income, employment generation, economic improvement, socio economic upliftment, evaluation of the present status of the project, effectiveness of the present monitoring mechanism, suggestions for improvement, analyze the project deliverance, milestones achieved,

Floating solar PV mapping in India

December 23, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

The primary objective of this assignment is to showcase the potential of Floating Solar PV (FSPV) by conducting a mapping exercise to identify the promising sites. Each of these sites is also attached to various relevant parameters such as depth, solar insolation, reservoir area, etc.

Facilitating the Implementation of India Cooling Action Plan

December 1, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Climate

When trying to mitigate climate change, winning slowly is the same as loosing. Quick action should be our new mantra. The world needs to close the emissions gap with a Rapid Mitigation Action Plan that can deliver fast temperature abatement in the short term while contributing to the long-term goal of achieving carbon neutrality by 2050.