Projects & Clients

The Celestial Earth has vast experience of energy modeling, economic modeling, climate change, low carbon development planning, etc. TCE is having extensive consulting experiences in sustainable development, clean technology development, climate change, energy modeling, macroeconomic analysis, carbon market, NDC assignments, green technology solutions. TCE is a team of young, passionate, energetic, and motivated internationally acclaimed professionals, team brings on to the table rich experience in economic modeling,  world-class policy research , and consulting in India and other developing countries. TCE’s cross-cutting areas of academic research and consulting cover the issues of urban development, environmental pollution, sustainable transportation etc. TCE is building a knowledge hub blended with state-of-the-art data science and analytics for the seamless application of public policies in the real-life situation in the developing countries. TCE has her tie-ups with various internationally acclaimed research and development organizations in Europe, Japan, and the United States in the field of energy, ecosystem, environment, climate change, biodiversity, and other cross cutting developmental issues for the exchange of expertise and knowledge and collaborative development.

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Project NameShort DescriptionClientYear
Bangladesh Energy Model and DSTBangladesh Energy System Model and Low Carbon StrategyThe World Bank2020- contd.
Regional Investment Planning for Low Carbon Technology Development for SDG-7 Implementation in Asia. The goal of this work is to develop the mid to long term low carbon investment plan for ADB in the Asian developing country region to support the implementation of SDG-7 targets. It is also to identify low carbon technology barriers and potential solutions for their deployment in the region in order to promote climate mitigation actions Asian Development Bank 2020
Developing Decision Support Tool for Low Carbon Development Planning for Bangladesh The goal of this work is to develop an easy to use decision support tool using national Energy MESSAGEix Model to simulate different scenario cases. The idea is to make the tool relevant to policy makers and also to general people to test their own set of scenario situations using given technology interventions The World Bank2020
Developing State Ecosystem and Biodiversity Conservation Strategy and Action PlanThe objective of the project is to develop the Biodiversity and Ecosystem conservation strategies and action plan following the National Biodiversity Target, Aichi Target and other domestic and international protocols and commitments. UNDP2018-contd.
Economic Valuation of Ecosystem and Biodiversity- Methodology and Case Study The objective of the project was to develop a comprehensive approach of economic valuation of the ecosystem and biodiversity in the highland Himalayan ecosystem following the general principle of Inclusive Wealth method. The case study region was UT Ladakh.UNDP2018-2019
Optimal Cooling Pathways: An Implementation Framework for the Indian Cooling Action Plan Achieving the least cost pathway to achieve the ICAP targets of India and corresponding technology mix.Identifying alternative technology mix scenarios for cooling for a long-term planning and its impacts on energy supply mix, investments and emissions. Shakti Sustainable Energy Foundation2019-2020
Developing Decision Support Tool for NITI Aayog, GoI for National Energy Planning The goal of this work is to develop an easy to use decision support tool using national Energy MESSAGEix Model to simulate different scenario cases. The idea is to make the tool relevant to policy makers and also to general people to test their own set of scenario situations using given technology interventions. The World Bank 2020
Developing Energy Plan and Action Plan for the State of West Bengal, India Given the background of the State’s growth prospect along with the energy sectoral situation which are full of optimism however mixed with difficulties, the proposed plan of activities of developing long term energy plan and energy action plan for the state would therefore, focus on the following aspects: 1.Given the plan of growth and development of the State, given the facts of huge untapped potential, what is the vision of the State and set of goals to achieve in the coming years? GIZ 2018-2019
GHG Mitigation Assessment for the Preparation of Sri Lanka’s Market Readiness Proposal The main goal of this study is to contribute to the BB2 (Building Block 2) of the Market Readiness Proposal of Sri Lanka which will be focusing on the varieties of mitigation options and policies in the country. Besides, the study would also like to assess the national commitments towards climate change mitigation through NDC in terms of their scope and potential to achieve and enhancement of the NDC targets if required followed by assessing the scope of activities to implement the PMR. To achieve the multiple goals the study will have two different sets of objectives to fulfil. The World Bank 2018-2019
Assessment of Indian Climate Mitigation Options in Power Sector and Implementation of INDC The objective of this project is to assess the GHG mitigation potential of India in power sector under the new electricity plan 2017 and potential implication of INDCs in Indian power market. The World Bank 2017
Updating India’s Energy Security Pathway Calculator (IESS 2047) There will be three main broad objectives of this study
  • i) Updating the IESS 2047 model with baseline data of 2016-17
  • ii) Updating the IESS 2047 background documents and one-pager notes as per new data and projection.
  • iii) Updating the IESS 2047 web tool accordingly.
The World Bank 2018
Developing Macroeconomic Impact Assessment Framework for Investigating Low Carbon Interventions in Bhutan Understanding the needs of RGoB, four major objectives of this study are the following:
  • i) To develop a macroeconomic impact assessment framework for Bhutan to investigate the low carbon interventions in cooking, lighting and transport sector;
  • ii) To investigate the macroeconomic impacts of renewable energy generation in conjunction with full hydro potential exploitation in Bhutan by 2035;
The World Bank 2017
Developing Investment Plans for SAPCC in Two States of India The objectives of this project are to map the NAPPC, INDC and SDG activities at State level and develop priority activity list followed by investment plan to implement the select activities from SAPCC in two states of India. It is to develop a guideline on how to implement SAPCC related activities in the State using various sources of funds available with the State, Centre and Private Sector. GIZ, India
Odisha Energy Security Pathway Calculator The Odisha Energy Security Pathway Calculator is the first Indian State level energy pathway calculator after the National Calculator (published by the erstwhile Planning Commission). The World Bank 2015
Limit to Urbanization: Climate Resilient Sustainable Urban Development in India The objectives of this project are to develop the vision of a climate resilient sustainable smart city in India and its corresponding framework of development. The is to investigate the interaction between the natural resources, urban development and human behaviour to come up with an integrated framework of climate resilient urban development in India and supporting the national mission on sustainable habitat and smart city development program The Toyota Foundation Japan  and The Kyoto University, Japan2017
Implementing Energy Market Integration in the East Asia Summit Region This project is to investigate India and its recent development with ASEAN in terms of energy commodity trade and other bilateral cooperation governed by the East Look policy of India. In this study, we mainly focus on a particular energy resource like natural gas and develop a quantitative assessment model to evaluate the long term natural gas demand of India and its neighbouring countries along with corresponding infrastructure development requirement and investment demand Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia ( ERIA) 2014
Health Cost Module Development for IESS 2047 Model  Developing the health impact assessment module for IESS 2047 based on health hazards measured under different categories of environmental pollutions. Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce 2017
Implementing Energy Market Integration in the East Asia Summit Region This project is to investigate India and its recent development with ASEAN in terms of energy commodity trade and other bilateral cooperation governed by the East Look policy of India. In this study, we mainly focus on a particular energy resource like natural gas and develop a quantitative assessment model to evaluate the long term natural gas demand of India and its neighbouring countries along with corresponding infrastructure development requirement and investment demand. Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia ( ERIA) 2014

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