Concept: The Energy and Resources Institute
Topic: Governance, Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude (GS- IV)
Category: Government policies and interventions
Related News: Hindu, Feb 12
CNA mentions: 1(Feb 12)
The Energy and Resources Institute
TERI is India’s leading institute on climate sciences and research. It stands for The Energy and Resources Institute. It was established in 1974 and was then named Tata Energy and Resource Institute. It was given the present name in 2003 as its scope of activities expanded. In 2013, TERI was ranked the number 1 think-tank in the world in the climate sciences and research field by the International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG).