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New Delhi, September 15, 2022: WRI India today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with The Delhi Skill and Entrepreneurship University (DSEU) and Hero Electric Vehicles Ltd.

New Delhi, September 9, 2022: On 9 September 2022, World Resources Institute (WRI) India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) with the a

August 31, 2022, Guwahati, Assam: WRI India in partnership with Assam Energy Development Agency (AEDA) launched an online, opensource, interactive geo-spatial platform for the stat

গুৱাহাটী, ৩১ আগষ্ট : বিশ্ব সম্পদ প্ৰতিষ্ঠান, ভাৰতবৰ্ষ অৰ্থাৎ ৱৰ্ল্ড ৰিছ’ৰ্চেছ ইনষ্টিটিউট, ইণ্ডিয়া (WRI India)-ই এ ই ডি এ (AEDA) অৰ্থাৎ অসম শক্তি উন্নয়ন সংস্থাৰ সৈতে অংশীদাৰিত্বৰে আ

Experts discussed potential of energy storage and integration of solar pumps in agriculture sector in Rajasthan

National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) and World Resources Institute India (WRI India) launch national platform to mainstream ecosystem-based services and nature-based solutions (NbS) to bu

WRI India and TUMI e-Bus Mission select two scalable solutions to improve pathways of public bus service electrification.

Mumbai May 2, 2022: The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) on Monday released findings from the Gender Inclusive Future Transport (GIFT) project, an initiativ

  • Mysuru’s Administrative Training Institute becomes the first delivery partner to facilitate LCCM’s face-to-face learning modules

Green hydrogen, with its cross sectoral decarbonization capabilities, will play an integral role in achieving India’s net zero ambitions

2 May, Surat: Shri Banchhanidhi Pani, IAS Commissioner Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) today launched the ‘Clean Construction’ pilot project that aims to be India’s first ‘Least

WRI India and TUMI e-Bus Mission launch a nationwide public transport electrification challenge with implementation support of up to $50,000

Greenstat Hydrogen India and WRI India sign MoU to make India a green hydrogen producing hub

A joint initiative of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation and WRI India, the cell will aim at decarbonizing the city’s transport sector

NITI Aayog and WRI India Conduct Consultation Workshop to Identify Potential Financing Solutions to Accelerate Sustainable Mobility

16 companies including Mahindra Lifespaces, JSW Steel, Lodha Group join the charter; aim to decarbonize the building and construction sector

  • Mr Godrej opens WRI India Stories to Watch 2022 to analyse major environmental and developmental issues that will shape post-Covid India
  • Top malls in Delhi commit to install EV charging points in 5% of their parking capacity in next 6 months, approx. 1000 new charging points to be added in shopping malls in 6 months
  • Over 70 trials and pilot projects implemented between July and October 2021 by cohort of cities shortlisted under the Nurturing Neighbourhoods Challenge, to make public spaces friendlier f

Implementation of city and air-shed level strategies to achieve 36% reduction in Particulate Matter (PM2.5) & (PM10) concentrations by year 2025 and 60% reduction in PM2.5 by 2030 when

Accelerating deployment of e-buses in India to achieve rapid decarbonization

The city is working on its air quality through the National Clean Air Programme(NCAP) and Surat Clean Air Action Plan (SCAP)

  • Delhi Government has now become the first state government in the country to come up with a step-by-step guide to promote workplace charging of EVs.

November 26, 2021: While India has made impressive progress in electrifying almost all homes in the country in the past decade (96 percent as of 2020), over a third of its schools (37 percent) and

WRI India’s ‘traffic training workshop’ emphasizes on the importance of designing our streets to make it safer and accessible for all.

On 12 October 2021, WRI India (WRII) signed an MoU with Kerala Institute of Local Administration (KILA) with the aim to facilitate and accelerate KILA’s vision towards the socio-economic developmen

तब्बल दीड वर्षाच्या कालावधीनंतर देशभरातील शाळा सुरू होत असताना मुंबई वाहतूक पोलीस, डब्ल्यूआरआय इंडियाच्या तंत्रज्ञान सहाय्य चमूसह बृहन्मुंबई महानगरपालिका, स्थानिक नागरिक आणि तज्ज्ञ यांच्यातर्फे

As schools across the country re-open after a year and a half, Mumbai Traffic Police, MCGM with technical support from WRI India, along with local citizens and experts make way for safer, vibra

Bengaluru, October 4, 2021: The finalists of the Wave2Web Hack – A Data Science and Predictive Modelling Hackathon, were announced today at a virtual Town Hall.

September 25, 2021, NEW DELHI: Speaking at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reaffirmed India’s commitment to achieving 450 GW of renewa

WRI India and Underwriters Laboratories launch a web-based tool to enhance school safety in Bengaluru; Experts discuss how to make Bengaluru’s streets safer for all

Mumbai, 10 July 2021: Mumbai has become the 70th city globally and the 3rd city in India to join the Cities4Forests alliance.

WRI India will provide technical assistance for the ambitious 540km road revamp project in Delhi

New Delhi, 16 July, 2021: Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL) and World Resources Institute, India (WRI India), on Friday, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to work

Mumbai June 22, 2021: In a much-needed relief for pedestrians, three busy and chaotic junctions in Mumbai have been transformed, making them safer for all road users.

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