Projects

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.

Conducting third party evaluation of NERTPS schemes on silk sector and apparel and garmenting units

December 31, 2019
| Ongoing project

The objectives of this project are to review the degree of impact on the beneficiaries in terms of income, employment generation, economic improvement, socio economic upliftment, evaluation of the present status of the project, effectiveness of the present monitoring mechanism, suggestions for improvement, analyze the project deliverance, milestones achieved,

The Impact of Per Drop More Crop component of PMKSY on coverage of area under MI, incentivisation of suitable Crop Pattern, crop productivity, cost savings and water use efficiency

December 24, 2019
| Ongoing project

The objectives of this project are to: (1) Increase the area under micro irrigation technologies to enhance water use efficiency in the country; (2) Increase productivity of crops and income of farmers through precision water management; (3) Promote micro irrigation technologies in water intensive consuming crops like sugarcane, banana, cotton etc.

Floating solar PV mapping in India

December 23, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

The primary objective of this assignment is to showcase the potential of Floating Solar PV (FSPV) by conducting a mapping exercise to identify the promising sites. Each of these sites is also attached to various relevant parameters such as depth, solar insolation, reservoir area, etc.

SHEETAL: Alliance for Sustainable Habitat, Energy Efficiency and Thermal Comfort for All

December 1, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Climate

When trying to mitigate climate change, winning slowly is the same as losing. Quick action should be our new mantra. The world needs to close the emissions gap with a Rapid Mitigation Action Plan that can deliver fast temperature abatement in the short term while contributing to the long-term goal of achieving carbon neutrality by 2050.

Supporting Enhancement in India's NDC Ambition

December 1, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Climate

Under this project, TERI will provide policy-relevant, cutting-edge research and analysis and thought leadership required for supporting an enhancement in India’s NDCs under the Paris Agreement.

Economic Valuation of the Ecosystem Services of National Zoological Park, New Delhi

November 21, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Forest & Biodiversity

TERI's study highlights that the total economic value of the five ecosystem services in Delhi Zoo is estimated to be INR 422.76 crore. This study is 'first of its kind' for habitats such as zoological parks in India.

Study for measuring biofuels potential in India

November 15, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Renewable Energy

The landscape of biofuels in India is complex and evolving fast, with a growing variety of conversion pathways from raw biomass to final energy end-use.

Rethink Plastic: UNEP-TERI joint initiative in Mumbai region

November 15, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Waste

Known for its rich marine biodiversity, South and Southeast Asia are becoming hotspots of plastic leakage.

Clean Air Project India

November 1, 2019
| Ongoing project
| Air

Air pollution is a global concern contributing to a wide range of health risks. According to the World Health Organisation data, around 7 million people die worldwide every year from exposure to the polluted air. More than 80% of people living in urban areas are exposed to concentrations higher than the level recommended by the WHO.