Rail route to Net Zero

08 Aug 2023 |
Mr Shri Prakash
Mr Sharif Qamar
| The Hindu Business Line

Moving people and freight on to railways serves as the key policy lever modal shift. Railways are 4-6 times less emission intensive than road transport for per tonne kilometre of freight carried, despite the current energy mix. Railways has a critical role in decarbonisation says Mr Shri Prakash, Distinguished Fellow and Mr Sharif Qamar, Associate Director, Transport & Urban Governance Division, TERI.

Digital Innovation: An Effective Approach to Address Urban Challenges

07 Aug 2023 |
| Ms Anushree Harde
| The Financial Express

The automated service delivery gaining acceptability and greater reach would help in evolution of new ways of engagement for citizens says Ms Anushree Harde, Research Associate, Transport and Urban Governance Division, TERI.

We have initiated a drive towards a zero-carbon mission for habitats

31 Jul 2023 |
Mr Sanjay Seth
| EPC World

Both Panchamrit and Mission LiFE act as a roadmap for stakeholder to align their developmental objectives with the national climate goals says, Mr Sanjay Seth, Senior Director, Sustainable Buildings Division, TERI.

Tokyo can show Delhi how to prevent floods

27 Jul 2023 |
| Dr Sonia Grover, TERI and Mr Bharat Ramachandran, TERI-SAS
| Money Control

Tokyo had commissioned the G-Cans project or Metropolitan Area Outer Underground Discharge Channel which consists of five huge silos, 6.5 km connecting tunnels, storage tanks and pumps. It has saved the Japanese government about $1.4 billion in disaster relief and rehabilitation, says Dr Sonia Grover, Fellow, Water Resources Division, TERI and Mr Bharat Ramachandran, Student, TERI School of Advanced Studies.

Downstream industries: Playing the value-addition game

21 Jul 2023 |
Dr Vibha Dhawan
| ET Edge Insights

The continued presence and the future of downstream industries is directly linked to the growth of extractive industries such as mining, mineral and energy companies says Dr Vibha Dhawan, Director General, TERI.

Leveraging advanced digital tools for improving productivity of Railway freight terminals

20 Jul 2023 |
Ms Viral Joshi
Mr Shri Prakash
| The Financial Express

In transport logistics chain efficiency of freight terminals is key to smooth operation says Ms Viral Joshi, Research Associate and Mr Shri Prakash, Distinguished Fellow, Transport & Urban Governance Division, TERI.

Reimagining climate finance

17 Jul 2023 |
| Mr Nitin Desai
| Business Standard

To effectively facilitate a transition to climate-friendly development, global transfers must be tailored to each nation's specific needs says Mr Nitin Desai, Chairman, TERI.

Punjab's crop diversification dilemma

14 Jul 2023 |
Mr Kartikey Sharma
Dr Manish Anand
| The Hindu Business Line

Ecological farming. Cultivating bajra, maize and soyabean must be made economically attractive for Punjab farmers, says Mr Kartikey Sharma, Research Associate and Mr Manish Anand, Senior Fellow, Resource Efficiency and Governance Division, TERI.

Adaptation measures key to robust climate response

13 Jul 2023 |
| Dr Vibha Dhawan, TERI; Dr Deepali Khanna, The Rockefeller Foundation and Dr Shailly Kedia, TERI
| Hindustan Times

The Global Stocktake at COP28 will largely focus on mitigation and emission reduction goals rather than adaptation since the global goals for adaptation, says Dr Vibha Dhawan Director General, TERI; Dr Deepali Khanna Vice President, Asia Regional Office, The Rockefeller Foundation and Dr Shailly Kedia, Senior Fellow and Associate Director, TERI.

The bright side to power storage options

06 Jul 2023 |
Mr Ajay Shankar
| The Hindu Business Line

Large-scale grid storage will help manage the renewables-thermal mix better, curbing dependence on the latter, writes Mr Ajay Shankar, Distinguished Fellow, TERI.