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MIT Tata Center researchers held a workshop with waste pickers and advocates from SWaCH, a waste pickers' cooperative in Pune, India to explore waste management issues. The goal of the project is to conceive solutions that will improve t...
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The Camera Culture group from the MIT Media Lab and Tata Center is exploring new innovation techniques for creating solutions to quality-of-life problems in India and worldwide. Video by John Werner.
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Community engagement, immersion in the local context, and having a great on-the-ground partner are critical to solving pressing issues. The Tata Center Agriculture Team talks about how they leverage these resources, particularly the Desh...
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How do you take the world-class science being done in labs at MIT and use it to make a difference in the lives of real people? And how do you build a team capable of tackling an issue with multiple dimensions? Here's a look at the Tata C...
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"Out of the 140 million farms in India, only 10% have ever done soil health testing. This is like saying only 10% of our population has ever gone to a doctor." Understanding the composition of their soil helps farmers plant, fertilize...
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MIT Tata Center Research Fellows Kevin Simon, Katie Taylor, and Marcos Esparza on their work developing a low-cost DC solar pump, their experience with their pilot project in East India, and key learnings from being on the ground and int...
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Janet Lin, Chemical engineering '15, and Harry Thaman, Materials Science and Engineering '17, are members of Engineers Without Borders. In collaboration with D-Lab, the EWB student team is working to improve upon a low-cost technology t...
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Muzaffarnagar is a vibrant industrial city in Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous state, a place of factories, mills, and sugarcane fields, welcoming to visitors but struggling with religious and ethnic divides in its own community. It'...
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Tata Fellow Charlene Ren is finding new ways of treating and re-using toxic wastewater from India's paper industry. This look inside a working paper mill in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh reveals a pressing environmental need for solutions...
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Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, India: India's traditional, kiln-fired red clay brick has been used for centuries, but environmental and business concerns about its viability are mounting. Learn how MIT researchers are developing an altern...
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First Energy, is an alternative energy company based in Pune, India that applies biomass and gasification technology to heating applications; specifically home and commercial cooking. It was launched in 2005 as BP energy, a 100% subsidia...
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Sushanta K. Chatterjee, Jt. Chief of Regulatory Affairs from the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission in India, speaking on Renewable Energy Policy and Regulatory Interventions in India focusing on energy access initiatives through ...
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