Center for Study of Science, Technology and Policy (CSTEP) is an Indian not-for-profit research organisation incorporated in 2005 u/s 25 of The Companies Act, 1956. As one of the largest Think Tanks in South Asia, CSTEP has grown to become a multi-disciplinary policy research organisation in the areas of Energy, Infrastructure, Security Studies, Materials, Climate Studies and Governance.
CSTEP's vision: To become the foremost institution for policy innovation and analysis.
CSTEP is recognised as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation by the Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India. The Center is supported by grants from domestic and international foundations, industry trusts and governments. Grants and donations made to CSTEP are eligible for exemptions u/s 80 (G) of the Income Tax Act, 1961. CSTEP is also registered under the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010.
The latest edition of Sci-tech News, CSTEP's Newsletter, focuses on the Solar PV Rooftop. read more
Electric Buses in India: Technology, Policy and Benefits read more
Preparation, Structure Study and Electrochemistry of Layered H2V3O8 Materials: High Capacity Lithium-Ion Battery Cathode. read more
The current issue focuses on Working in a Consortium. read more
Tangential Target: India's Biofuel Policy, Safinaz Saif, VCCircle, August 26, 2016. read more
Bengaluru, it's time to wake up and see the realities of water! authored by Shri. S V Ranganath. read more
What can Bengaluru gain from the Smart Cities Mission?, Sujaya Rathi and Shrimoyee Bhattacharya, Deccan Herald, August 26, 2016. read more