Projects

Brown to Green Report: Global action too little to limit warming to less than 2 degrees

November 15, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Climate

One week before the G20 Summit in Argentina and COP24 in Poland, TERI (as India country partner) with Climate Transparency launch

Identification of AMF Effectome and Concomitant target proteins in host plant to understand their role in establishing symbiosis using Funneliformis mosseae and Carrot as model species

November 3, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Agriculture

The main objectives of the project are: (1) identification and characterization of effectors coded by Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (Funneliformis mosseae); (2) exploration for role of effector proteins in establishing symbiotic relationship; (3) investigation for whether AM fungi use effector proteins to short-circuit the plant defence mechanism.

Energy access for livelihood promotion and other basic energy needs - III

October 10, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

Indus Towers has supported TERI for its LaBL (Lighting a Billion Lives) campaign. With the help of such assistance in more than 400 villages of the state of Uttar Pradesh, it has been possible to address the issue of basic lighting and other energy needs through installation of centralized solar charging station (SCS / SMG).

Development of Flood Warning System for Guwahati Town

October 3, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Climate | Environment

The study will focus on the potential impact of flooding and identification of flood prone areas in Guwahati City. The key objectives would be to combine GIS with Hydrodynamic models to identify flood risk in Guwahati city on an experimental basis.

Third party quality assurance for four biogas plant in South Delhi Municipal Corporation

September 18, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

TERI has been appointed as an agency for third quality assurance of four biogas plants installed in SDMC (South Delhi Municipal Corporation).

Conservation of protected areas through carbon finance: implementing a pilot project for Dudhwa Tiger Reserve

September 18, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Forest & Biodiversity

The proposed work has following objectives: To determine Climate, Community and Biodiversity Alliance Value (CCBA Value); To develop a mechanism for obtaining the carbon finance from voluntary markets; To improve the habitat and ecosystem services of the protected area; To address issues of human-wildlife conflict and increase in income of the people living in and around protected area; To desi

DBT-TERI Centre of Excellence in Advanced Biofuels and Bio-commodities

August 27, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Microbes

The Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India established its fifth bioenergy centre of excellence ‘DBT-TERI Centre of Excellence in Advanced Biofuel and Bio-commodities' at TERI.

How do we get there?

August 24, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Energy Efficiency | Energy

TERI has submitted a contribution via the Talanoa Dialogue portal, on the issue of ambition of parties for meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement.

Development of an Interface for Farm Level Carbon Footprint Estimation

August 23, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Environment | Agriculture | Climate

The Project aim to estimate region specific carbon footprint of major agriculture products (rice, region specific horticulture crop, region specific spices) of India at the farm gate through  a user friendly tool to measure carbon footprint of farm products with lesser uncertainly level.

Punjab: pilot implementation of DBTE (Direct Benefit Transfer for Electricity) to agriculture

August 1, 2018
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

The project aims to address and provide solutions towards three-dimensional interlinked challenge of declining ground water, increasing electricity consumption and rising fiscal burden of power subsidy on agriculture.