Projects

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.

Water quality improvement of Dighalipukhuri, Guwahati

January 20, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Water | Microbes

Physical examination of the Dighalipukhuri pond revealed trophic stratification and aquatic life including fishes. Realising the historical importance of the pond and aesthetics facilitation it was decided that natural remedial process would be helpful.

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.<

Sustainability assessment of the thermochemical conversion of post-extraction plant residues to address climate change

January 8, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Waste | Climate

The L'Oréal Group  is one of the leading manufacturers of beauty products and uses different types of plant extracts for the development of its products. The process generates a large quantity of organic post-extraction waste materials.

Monitoring of community wastewater for early signalling the spread of COVID-19 in Chennai City

January 6, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Water

The main objectives of this project are to: (1) Track the SARS-CoV-2 virus in the wastewater in order to have information on the community viral load. This should serve as an early warning system for health surveillance.

A stakeholder forum for key actors in the electricity distribution sector (Phase-2)

January 5, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Electricity & Fuels

The focus of the project is to bring public and private power distribution companies on a single platform to share business best practices and raise the contemporary challenges towards enabling distribution reforms.

Strengthening localized advocacy for accelerating corporate action in India

January 3, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Climate

The project aims to strengthen Indian climate policy through increased localised corporate advocacy that leverages and further supports the work of partners accelerating corporate action in India.

Urban living lab on sustainable and smart cities in India

January 1, 2020
| Ongoing project
| Transport

The project aims to contribute towards the transformation in cities towards sustainable and liveable smart cities in India. The main change that will need to take place is integration of global sustainable solutions in Indian smart cities. The most important drivers for this change are the cities and their respective partners.