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.
Policy Impact: A Think Tank's Perspective, Deeksha M Rao and Dr Annapoorna Ravichander, October 28, 2016. read more
Maintenance—An underrated piece in the solar energy puzzle, Harshid Sridhar, VCCircle, November 09, 2016. read more
EMPRI and CSTEP jointly organised a workshop on November 9, 2016 at Hotel Le Meridien, Bengaluru. read more
An onerous task ahead, Sujatha Byravan, The Hindu, October 17, 2016. read more
Measuring poverty: A hydra with many heads, Debapriya Das, VCCircle, October 12, 2016. read more