TERI-WORLD’S SECOND BEST CLIMATE THINK TANK
- TERI has been ranked second among world’s best climate think tank by the International Centre for Climate Governance.
- International Centre for Climate Governance(ICCG) is an international centre focussing on the design of climate policy and related governance issues.
- The Energy and Resources Institute(TERI),New Delhi is a research institute that conducts research work in the fields of energy,environment and sustainable development.
- It was established in 1974 as Tata Energy and Resource Institute.
- It was renamed as The Energy and Resources Institute in2003.
- The activities of TERI include- Annual World Sustainable Development Summit,Annual Green Olympiad,the initiative Lighting a Billion Lives,etc.
- It is the first ICBM of North Korea which was recently test fired.
- The test has further escalated the tensions between US and its allied partners and North Korea.
- An Inter Continental Ballistic Missile is a guided ballistic missile with a minimum range of 5500kms.
- An ICBM is primarily designed to carry nuclear warheads.