Press Release

GRIHA launches CITIES rating at the inaugural of the 10th GRIHA Summit

11 Dec 2018

- Council focuses efforts towards building green cities - Signs two MoUs with Global Association for Corporate Services (GCAS) & with Public Works Department (PWD), Govt of Maharashtra

Sony and TERI empower schools to take forward water, sanitation and hygiene awareness efforts

11 Dec 2018

After the success of Phase 1 of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) project, phase 2 was launched to further strengthen and sustain the education component of providing WASH facilities.

Around 200 farmers enrolled in Paani Bachao, Paise Kamao scheme, 10 felicitated in Bambiwal village

04 Dec 2018

Around 200 farmers enrolled in Paani Bachao, Paise Kamao scheme, 10 felicitated in Bambiwal village

Jalandhar, December 4 2018: A total of 205 farmers have so far enrolled under the Paani Bachao, Paise Kamao pilot initiative of the Direct Benefit Transfer for Electricity (DBTE) to agriculture scheme. Some of these farmers have started receiving money directly into their bank accounts at the rate of Rs.4 per kilowatt hour (kWh) of electricity saved.

Green Building Fraternity come together to discuss opportunities for sustainable habitat in India at the 10th edition of GRIHA Summit

28 Nov 2018

The 10th GRIHA Summit & International Conference on Building Energy Efficiency Transformation is being held from 11th to 13th December, 2018 at New Delhi, will be co-hosted by University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia, Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) & Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in association with GRIHA Council.

TERI launches pilot study to introduce Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) to upgrade power infrastructure

22 Nov 2018

- Study to support implementation of Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) in West Bengal on pilot-scale - Held the first project inception meeting today at Bidyut Unnayan Bhavan (HQ of Dept. of Power)

Modern bioenergy 'the overlooked giant' of the renewable energy field, says IEA

13 Nov 2018

TERI & CEEW co-host India launch of IEA's 'Renewables 2018' market analysis and forecast report

TERI and DBT to set up Centre of Excellence: 'Integrated Production of Advanced Biofuels and Bio commodities'

01 Nov 2018

The two organisations signed a MoU to set up what would be DBT's fifth Centre for Excellence in Bioenergy

Social Impact Assessment needs to be stringently followed to ensure development is sustainable: TERI

26 Oct 2018

New Delhi, October 26, 2018: With 2.4 per cent of total geographical area of the world, India houses more than 17 per cent of global population, which makes land a scarce resource for the country. The rapid economic growth, increasing urban settlements, industrialization and infrastructure development are likely to create an ever increasing demand for land.

Need for a national framework to bridge gaps in making liveable cities, says TERI

25 Oct 2018

New Delhi, October 25, 2018: More than 40% of India's population is expected to reside in its urban centres by 2050 (UNDESA, 2014). While these rapidly expanding urban centres in India are the engines of economic growth, it is critical to relook at the ways in which we manage these challenges for enhancing the liveability of cities.

Hon'ble Supreme Court's order a much-needed step to reduce air pollution

23 Oct 2018

Effective enforcement would be key to realizing benefits of the Hon'ble Court's directions

New Delhi, 23rd October: TERI welcomes the Hon'ble Supreme Court's order on regulating the sale and use of firecrackers in India. The order can be expected to bring down emissions and noise levels, dependent on effective enforcement.