Analyzing implications of land-use-change coupled with climate change on surface runoff using a hydrological model: Case study of Goa

November 6, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Climate | Adaptation

The overall objective for the proposed work is to assess the impact of the land-use-change and projected climatic changes on the near surface hydrology across a watershed in Goa. The specific objectives of the proposed work are to: 1. Develop a modelling protocol that couples future climate data for different scenarios with a hydrologic model simulating stream flow;

Evaluation of modelling techniques for air quality management in Delhi

November 5, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Air

The project aims to use established modelling techniques for spatial mapping of air pollutants in the city of Delhi using the data of existing monitoring stations. The spatial maps will provide information about air pollutant levels in all locations of the city. This will help in identification of air pollution hotspots in the city in order to take corrective actions.

Circular Economy: A Business Imperative for India

November 1, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Resource efficiency

The report provides insights and perspectives on how policy and businesses have to come together towards closing the loop. The report presents specific opportunities in four sectors that are cornerstones to the Indian economy – Agriculture, Automotive, Construction and Electronic & Electricals.

Initiative for Climate Action Transparency (ICAT) - Strengthening national MRV systems - Options and approaches for India

October 1, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Climate science | Environment | Adaptation

The objective of this project is to undertake an assessment of the existing monitoring and reporting systems, assess the gaps, develop appropriate options and approaches for Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) of mitigation policies and actions, specifically aimed at strengthening reporting on Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs), as well a

US-India collaborative for smart distribution system with storage (UI-ASSIST)

September 25, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Electricity & Fuels

The US-India collAborative for smart diStribution System wIth Storage (UI-ASSIST) is a consortium under the Joint Clean Energy Research & Development Centre (JCERDC) of the IUSSTF. The research group consists of leading academic institutes, research organisations, power sector utilities and industry partners from India and the US.

To implement awareness and information outreach activities, forming part of the non-investment component of India's HPMP Stage-I

September 1, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Climate | Climate science

TERI will implement awareness and information outreach activities, forming part of the non-investment component of India's HPMP Stage-I through: (a) Production of quarterly Newsletter for Refrigeration and Air-conditioning (RAC) service technicians starting September, 2017 till September 2020; (b) Developing and circulating the quarterly newsletter.

Capacity building of LSPs under GEF-UNIDO-BEE project in Ceramic and Dairy sectors

September 1, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Energy | Renewable Energy

The aim of the project is to develop and promote a market environment for introducing energy inefficiencies and enhanced use of renewable energy technologies in process applications in 12 selected energy-intensive MSME clusters in India with expansion to more clusters later.

Developing energy efficient technology compendium for Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) sector

September 1, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Energy Efficiency

The project aims to (1) Conduct energy audit of six EAF units (2) Develop a technology package compendium 'Energy efficient technology packages for electric arc furnace', and (3) Develop a booklet 'Ready reckoner on energy efficient technology packages for electric arc furnace'.

Brahmaputra Symposium: Knowledge beyond Disciplines

August 21, 2017
| Ongoing project

Brahmaputra River Symposium 2017 is structured around the theme Knowledge Beyond Borders.

Energy Pricing in India: A study on subsidies and taxes

August 18, 2017
| Ongoing project
| Energy | Renewable Energy

The mian objectives of this study are to: 1. Identify the taxes and subsidies on the oil and gas and renewable energy sectors in India; 2. Understand and evaluate the overall tax and its impact on energy prices and the impact of change in the tax structure on the growth of different sectors and the overall economy.