Projects

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

June 16, 2020
| Ongoing project
| 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.

Assessment of ambient air quality in the vicinity of well Baghjan 5, Oil India Limited, Duliajan, Assam

June 15, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Environment

The main objective of this study is to see the impact of the recent fire accident at gas well head on ambient air quality in the nearby vicinity of exploration well. Specific objectives of the study are to:

Food and Land Use Coalition Engagement in India - Phase II

June 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Resource policy and governance

The Food and Land Use Coalition (FOLU) seeks to accelerate a transformation of the world's food and land use systems to better protect our natural environment; provide nutritious and affordable food; strengthen resilience and enhance the prosperity of people; and meet the global commitments of the SDGs, the CBD and the Paris Agreement.

SED Grant to support the development of high renewable energy power systems in two major states of India

June 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

The main objective of this project is to overcome the lack of detailed planning for high renewables systems in at least two key states over the course of the project by developing demand, supply, grid integration and infrastructure analysis for two states.

Study on Urban microgrid as an enabler for distribution network

June 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Electricity & Fuels

TERI proposes to carry out potential assessment of micro-grids in the NCT of Delhi for Discoms based there to map prospective Norwegian technologies in emerging smart energy markets in India. The assignment work-flow will be divided into five stages as given below. 1. Literature survey and preliminary stakeholder consultation;

Hiring of a consultancy firm/ agency/ bidder for preparation of detailed project report to set up a centre of excellence for sustainable land management

June 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Forest & Biodiversity

The objective of this project is to produce a Detailed Project Report (DPR) for setting up a Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Land Management which entails the following:  Background and objectives in detail of Centre of Excellence  Scope of work and functions of Centre of Excellence 

Hiring of firms for carrying out energy and resource mapping of MSME clusters in India (chemical)

May 22, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Energy Efficiency

The study focuses on mapping of MSME sub-sectors - 'Chemical' from energy perspective. It involves an in-depth study of existing energy consumption scenario and identification of opportunities for energy/resource saving.

National assessment on plastic waste management in Indian cities

May 20, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Waste

The assignment’s objectives are to: i) Conduct a comprehensive, empirical data-based analytical assessment of the mismanaged plastic waste problem, as part of municipal solid waste, in Indian cities;

Development of technologies for measuring and maintaining ecosystem services from forests

May 8, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Forest & Biodiversity

The project is aimed at development of technologies for measuring and maintaining ecosystem services from forests. In view of paucity of such studies, economic valuation of forest ecosystem services will be useful.