Projects

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.

Strategic Partnerships for the Implementation of the Paris Agreement (SPIPA)

May 6, 2020
| Ongoing project

The primary aim of the project promoted by the grant is to support EU-India collaboration on the development of modelling capacities to improve the quality of modelling tools, and integrated modelling analysis frameworks in India.

Liquid waste management of COVID19 detection lab of North East

May 5, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Waste

Thermo Fisher Scientific has initiated the establishment of COVID 19 testing facilities in hospitals of North-eastern states.

RRR: Reducing health Risks of Rising Temperatures in South Asia

May 1, 2020
| Ongoing project

Based on secondary meteorological data, a blog post will be developed. This blog will aim to explore the implications of the COVID-19 lockdown and the heat wave witnessed in Delhi, on the different classes of the population, in terms of their electricity consumption and their abilities to cope, during the summer of 2020.

Developing a carbon neutral resource efficient strategy for Ladakh UT

April 21, 2020
| Ongoing project

The overall objective of the project is to develop a climate resilient and resource efficient green development strategy for Ladakh. A strategy which supports and balances economic growth and social inclusiveness and preserves the rich ecological diversity of the region.

Traditional agriculture for sustainable development: a Satoyama approach

April 11, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Forest & Biodiversity

Appropriate land-use is the key not only to biodiversity conservation but also to sustainable development. Diverse crops were traditionally cultivated in India, which has been greatly simplified after the Green Revolution.

Preparation of Environment Status Report 2019-2020 of Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation

April 8, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Environment

The objective of this project is to prepare the Annual Environmental Status Report for 2019-2020 of Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation.

Developing integrated river pollution management framework

April 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Water

TERI proposes to investigate the current situation of two river basins of India, the Yamuna and the Musi which are struggling with the problem of pollution, using ‘Systems Thinking’ approach.

CORES: Collaboration to Optimise Renewable Energy Systems: introducing affordable, reliable, portable energy solutions to remote communities in India and Africa

April 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

The aim of the project is to improve the lives of people living in rural communities of Mukteshwar, India, and Mumbachala, Ngabwe District, Zambia. The work will involve providing secure access to affordable electricity, assess social inclusion and gender equality benefits to local communities.

Research on EC Guideline implementation in Indian industrial sector (2020-2021)

April 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Energy Efficiency

The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE), with guidance of ECCJ and support of TERI, has prepared the Energy Conservation (EC) Guidelines for Indian industry sector covering both large, as well as small-scale industries. Based on EC Guidelines, select Designated Consumers (DCs) have prepared their Energy Management (EM) Manuals.