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Experts call for urgent state and national level action plans to tackle lead poisoning in India
11 Oct 2022
New Delhi, October 11, 2022: Drawing attention to the looming global health crisis triggered by lead poisoning, particularly in India, where over 2,30,000 people die annually due to exposure to lead pollution, policymakers, scientists and researchers underscored the need for urgent responses at both the national and state levels to tackle the problem at a seminar on ‘Understanding Lead Poisoning Prevalence in India’ co-hosted by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and Pure Earth in New Delhi on Tuesday.
The fourth edition of Youth Climate Conclave launched
07 Oct 2022
New Delhi, October 7: The fourth edition of the ‘Youth Climate Conclave’ (YCC) was announced today with the launch of a photography competition on climate action. A curtain raiser for the two-day capacity building event that will take place in February, just before the World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS) 2023.
Sharm el-Sheikh will focus on a holistic approach to climate action: Dr Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN Climate Change High-Level Champion for the UNFCCC COP27
06 Oct 2022
New Delhi, October 6, 2022: Emphasis on a holistic approach to climate action encompassing the principles of sustainable development will be a key area of focus at the upcoming COP27 in Sharm el-Sheikh said Dr Mahmoud Mohieldin, UN Climate Change High-Level Champion for the UNFCCC COP27 during an interaction with researchers at the field station of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) at Gwal Pahari on Thursday.
India shows regional leadership in steel decarbonization at global clean energy action forum
28 Sep 2022
World’s second-largest steelmaker highlights the need for Asia to ramp up steel decarbonization at a roundtable event on ‘Building leadership and accelerating action on steel decarbonization in Asia: Experiences of India and the Republic of Korea’ held as part of the inaugural Global Clean Energy Action Forum (GCEAF).
GRIHA Green Tour at Atal Akshay Urja Bhawan
26 Sep 2022
New Delhi, September 26: A green tour of Atal Akshay Urja Bhawan (Headquarters of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India) was organised by GRIHA Council on 23rd September 2022, Friday as a part of the Regional Conference of Indian Institute of Architects – Northern Chapter for 35 architects. The said project is registered with GRIHA Council aspiring for a 5 star GRIHA rating.
TERI signs MoU with Tata Steel Foundation for Phase V of The Green School
13 Sep 2022
New Delhi, September 13: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and Tata Steel Foundation (TSF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Tuesday in New Delhi to collaborate on implementing the latest stage of The Green School project which aims to create awareness about environment conservation in the school network.
We need to think of decarbonisation as a development strategy: Mr Suman Bery, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog
23 Aug 2022
New Delhi, August 23, 2022: Emphasizing the need to think of decarbonisation as a development strategy, Mr Suman Bery, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, asserted the need for pathways towards development through decarbonisation to factor in uncertainty and resilience while delivering the Presidential Address at the 21st Darbari Seth Memorial Lecture in New Delhi on Tuesday.
Danish Minister Mr Flemming Møller Mortensen calls for greater cooperation on the green agenda on his visit to TERI Gram
13 Aug 2022
New Delhi, August 13, 2022: Underscoring the need to further strengthen collaboration between India and Denmark on the green agenda, Mr Flemming Møller Mortensen, Danish Minister for Development Cooperation and Nordic Cooperation, during his visit to The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) campus at Gwal Pahari on Friday, said knowledge and expertise sharing is key to attaining the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.
TERI signs MoU with JET Group for Regenerative Transitions in Energy and Resources
05 Aug 2022
New Delhi, August 05, 2022: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with JET Group to create a methodology for regenerative transitions in energy and resources. With the Ukraine crisis forcing fuel prices up, nation states are considering faster moves in energy transition towards renewable solutions.
TERI experts on the updated NDCs
04 Aug 2022
New Delhi, August 4: The updated Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) approved by the Union Cabinet on Wednesday reaffirms India’s position of protecting the vulnerable sections of its population while pursuing a low-carbon emission pathway to development, say experts at The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) in New Delhi.