Press Release

Green economy to create additional jobs, developmental benefits

18 Jul 2019

Five UN agencies are partnering with India to set up an action plan for a greener and more inclusive growth trajectory for the country

Goa, July 18: We need to focus on the 'Future We Should Have' rather than 'The Future We Want', CK Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), said in Panaji on Monday. He was speaking at a two-day regional consultative workshop on inclusive green economies under the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) India initiative in Panjim on Monday.

Budget’s focus on Green India is welcome

05 Jul 2019

Announcements towards renewable energy, air pollution, water and solid waste management reaffirm government’s vision of sustainable development.

Budget should keep its promise of 'Green Mother Earth and Blue Skies'

02 Jul 2019

Provisions in the interim budget need to be taken forward to provide clean air and water to all Indians

July 2, 2019, New Delhi: The Union Budget 2019 must take forward the commitment to cleaner environment as was highlighted in the interim budget, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) stated.

Comprehensive city-specific mobility plan need of the hour; blanket shift to private electric vehicles may not be feasible

20 Jun 2019

Accelerated battery technology development, customer preferences assessment, building capacity, and linkage to air quality enhancement are needed in the shift to EVs

20 June, 2019, New Delhi: TERI suggests a four-pronged approach to accelerate the introduction of electric vehicles (EVs) in India.

TERI and GIZ to enable communities in Assam adopt clean cooking, save forests

06 Jun 2019

The objective is to mitigate forest degradation by reducing dependence on fuelwood through new business models

टेरी और कैडमस ने घरेलू और व्यावसायिक उपभोक्ताओं हेतु रूफटाॅप सोलर इन्स्टाॅलेषन को आसान बनाने के लिए आई-स्मार्ट परियोजना लाॅन्च की

21 May 2019

इस पहल का लक्ष्य चार राज्यों और दो केंद्रषासित प्रदेषों में रूफटाॅप सोलर क्षमता के 1,000 मेगावाॅट की कुल मांग को पूरा करना हैं|

TERI and Cadmus launch Project I-SMART to simplify rooftop solar installation for domestic and business consumers

21 May 2019

The initiative aims to aggregate demand for 1,000 MW rooftop solar systems across four states and two UTs

TERI prepares roadmap to foster Resource Efficiency policy for India

12 Apr 2019

TERI submitted a detailed reference report on 'National Resource Efficiency Policy for India' to MoEF&CC

- Improving use of resources, through adoption of a Resource Efficiency strategy, will be key to India's sustained high growth and enhanced wellbeing

- Material consumption in India has increased by more than six times - from 1.18 billion tonnes in 1970 to more than 7 billion tonnes in 2017

- The rate of recycling in India is at 20-25% as compared to developed countries like Europe

Department of Biotechnology and TERI set up platform to orient nanobiotechnology research towards real-world solutions

13 Mar 2019

The platform will focus on promoting translational research to convert nanobiotechnology research to practical applications

March 13, New Delhi: The Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India, and the TERI-Deakin Nanobiotechnology Centre (TDNBC) have set up Nanobiotech@DBT, India’s first platform to bring together the nanobiotechnology community and translate lab-based research into practical applications that benefit society.