The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) – UPSC Prelims

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI):
  • TERI is a non-profit research institution that conducts research work in the fields of energy, environment and sustainable development.
  • Established in 1974 as Tata Energy Research Institute and was renamed The Energy and Resources Institute in 2003.
  • It aims to focus on formulating local and national level strategies for shaping global solutions to critical issues.
  • It conducts research work in the fields of energy, environment and sustainable development.
  • Its key focus lies in promoting clean energy, water management, pollution management, sustainable agriculture and climate resilience.
  • Location: New Delhi.