08 Nov 2019
Climate change has a strong influence on the precipitation over the Himalayas as well as melting response of glaciers or snow cover in Himalayas. This, in turn, affects the runoff pattern of rivers draining from the glaciated catchments of Himalayas. Three major river catchments along with their several tributaries originating from Indian as well as Nepal part of Himalayas receive a significant contribution from the Himalayan cryosphere, especially during the non-rainfall lean period of the year.
04 Oct 2019
An overview of the emerging transition of the Indian power sector to higher share of renewable energy
03 Oct 2019
The paper looks at the need for Indian industry to transition to resource efficient, sustainable and low-carbon production, especially in hard-to-abate sectors
09 Sep 2019
Exploration needs to be strongly incentivised using the private sector's risk taking ability if we are to find all the minerals we need for our development
13 Aug 2019
The paper recommends development of 15 GW full value chain solar manufacturing capacity in India by 2024 Silicon crystals and ingots used for solar cell manufacturingTERI has come up with a policy paper titled ‘Solar PV Manufacturing in India: Silicon Ingot & Wafer PV Cell - PV Module' which suggests that India should take up full value chain solar manufacturing in a phased manner.
01 Aug 2019
The increasing demand of water in agriculture, along with inefficient methods of irrigation, has aggravated the problems of water scarcity in India. There is a huge potential for micro irrigation systems (drip and sprinkler) to improve water efficiency in agriculture.
25 Jun 2019
TERI's policy proposal on building climate resilient infrastructure to inform the discussions at G20 summit 2019
24 Jun 2019
TERI's policy proposal on resource efficiency and circular economy to inform the discussions at G20 summit 2019
24 Jun 2019
TERI's policy proposal on energy transitions to inform the discussions at G20 summit 2019 Hard to abate sectors include freight transport and heavy industries.The 14th summit of the G20 countries takes place in Osaka, Japan on 28–29 June 2019. Leaders and Central Bank governors of around 19 nations and the European Union will gather to discuss various key issues related to global economy and finance.
30 May 2019
Bulk-procurement programmes can help the next generation energy efficient technologies penetrate the market by aggregating demand for the technology and establishing a demand market for participating manufacturers, thereby leading to rapid reduction in prices.