15 Dec 2016
The third day of the fifth edition of the International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL) organised here by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) emphasised the importance of digital transformation as an agent of social change and the need for developing technologies that meet the needs of a 'smart future' in these early days of what is known as the networked age.
14 Dec 2016
The second day of the fifth edition at the International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL) organised here by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) placed the focus on the need to create knowledge management systems that are defined by users and very collaborative to ensure that a truly 'smart future' becomes a reality.
13 Dec 2016
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) inaugurated the fifth edition of the International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL) 2016 in New Delhi, today. The theme of ICDL 2016 is Smart Future-Knowledge Trends that will Change the World.
21 Nov 2016
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) today termed the COP22 as one of action and implementation. TERI said that the discussions at Marrakech by the nations of the world looked to define actions that can be fast-forwarded in the four years before the requirements of the Paris Agreement become operative in 2020.
07 Nov 2016
In the wake of the worsening air quality in Delhi NCR, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), has submitted a 10-point Emergency Response Plan to the Delhi government and the Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC). TERI has recommended that this plan should be enforced immediately in whole of NCR on forecasted days of very high pollution in Delhi. The recommendations are based on TERI’s modelling and technology development experience.
04 Nov 2016
The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) today welcomed the enforcement of the Paris Agreement. The Agreement comes into effect less than a year after it was adopted in Paris on December 12, 2015. Over 90 countries accounting for over 64% of global greenhouse gas emissions have ratified or formally joined the Agreement, with India ratifying the Agreement on October 2, 2016.
08 Oct 2016
TERI, a premier think tank, today organised a plenary session at its flagship event - the World Sustainable Development Summit - Beyond 2015: People, Planet & Progress (WSDS) - to discuss the many challenges and opportunities for nations within the global effort to address climate change, including India’s key role to develop and implement effective mitigation strategies.
07 Oct 2016
Hon'ble Minister of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Government of India, Ms. Uma Bharti signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on water resources development and management with HE Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, European Commission, during the World Sustainable Development Summit here today.
07 Oct 2016
Rapid urbanisation in the country will be one of the most dominant trends in the coming years. It is expected that about 40% of the population in 2030 would be urban as against 30% currently. This key discussion took place during the session "Sustainable Development Goals and Implications for Cities" at TERI's flagship event "World Sustainable Development Summit" that carries the theme "Beyond 2015: People, Planet and Progress".
06 Oct 2016
After the Hon'ble President of India Pranab Mukherjee set the tone for the need to raise our climate consciousness and create a society that is mindful of wasteful consumption, and to use resources in moderation during his address at the inauguration of the World Sustainable Development Summit organised by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) here today, the second day of plenaries brought India's crucial role as a leader in the global fight against climate change once again to the fore.