Press Release

Godrej Properties ties up with GRIHA for Green Rating of projects

19 Apr 2017

Key real estate player Godrej Properties recently signed an MoU with GRIHA Council for implementation of Green Building concepts and GRIHA Rating variants for its NCR projects.

AU$ 1.1 million scholarships awarded to students at TERI Deakin Nano Biotechnology Centre

11 Apr 2017

Following the inauguration of TERI Deakin Nano Biotechnology Centre (TDNBC) by Honourable Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Honourable Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Australia, yesterday, Senator Hon Simon Birmingham, Education and Training Minister, Australia, awarded a three-year tuition fee waiver scholarship, worth AU$ 1.1 million, to 11 Indian students, today.

Indian and Australian Prime Ministers launch world's most advanced nano biotechnology research centre in India

10 Apr 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, inaugurated the world's most advanced nanobiotechnology research centre, a joint venture between The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and Deakin University, Australia.

Green financing is not the only tool to unlock the potential of the green real estate sector: GRIHA

03 Mar 2017

The second day of the 8th GRIHA Summit in the capital set the tone for the need for sustainability going hand in hand with ample financing for all the ideas and implementation for creating an ecosystem for sustainable habitat. With the recent predication of the meteorological department that due to the impact of increase in greenhouse gases the upcoming summer will be one degree higher than normal average, and to add to this the unprecedented urbanization India is witnessing at present, the construction sector has a significant impact on climate change.

8th GRIHA Summit ideate for a sustainable commercial complex

03 Mar 2017

In an endeavour towards development of sustainable buildings in Gurugram, GRIHA Council organized the GRIHA-NASA Trophy at the 8th GRIHA Summit today. Singhad College of Architecture won the Trophy at the 59th Annual NASA Convention 2016-17, organised with the support of Experion Developers, Gurugram.

Sustainable future starts with Sustainable Habitats - Mr. Rajeev Kapoor, Secretary, MNRE at 8th GRIHA Summit

02 Mar 2017

The GRIHA Council, in conjunction with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India, inaugurated the 8th GRIHA Summit with 'Transforming Habitats' as the theme today.

Regional business models can be the local solutions to global problems: TERI

28 Feb 2017

TERI in collaboration with Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCC&I) brought together multiple stakeholder groups to deliberate on the need to adopt efficient and transformative approaches for sustainable development of urban centres on varied aspects. The Dialogue was attended by senior representatives from government organizations, think tanks and top Indian conglomerates, and saw deliberations that focused on the theme of sustainable waste and water management and transforming habitats.

GRIHA SPARSH platform bridges the gap between economic viability and resource efficiency for green building concept

27 Feb 2017

Through Sparsh, GRIHA intends to build awareness and increase outreach and acceptability of green building concept among the masses.

VATIKA Limited commits to obtaining GRIHA Rating for its green projects

23 Feb 2017

One of the leading developers in the National Capital Region (NCR, India) Vatika Group announced its collaboration with the GRIHA Council for implementation of the Green Building concepts and the GRIHA Rating variants for VATIKA projects. Vatika Group is committing to register more than 5 million sq.ft building footprint for GRIHA Rating.

India has a 10-year window in which no new investments likely in coal, gas or nuclear capacities

13 Feb 2017

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) today unveiled the findings of its study report "Transitions in the Indian Energy Sector - Macro Level Analysis of Demand and Supply Side Options". This report was released alongside two others - one by the Electricity Transitions Commission (ETC), and the other by the Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE).