A kick-off meeting for the smart grid pilot project to be implemented at Chandapura was held on May 26 at BESCOM. The project is funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, under its Solar Energy Research Initiative (SERI). The project will be jointly carried out by IIT-BHU, Varanasi & CSTEP along with BESCOM as a knowledge partner.
Sujaya Rathi, Principal Research Scientist and Shramana Dey, Research Consultant from CSTEP held a two-day discussion with Practical Action at their office in Bhubaneswar, Odisha on May 5-6th, 2016.
Shri S.V. Ranganath (IAS Retd.), Board Member – CSTEP, delivered a talk at CSTEP on 'The Finances of Karnataka State Government', as the second part of a series of lectures, April 7, 2016.
Ganeshprasad R. Pavaskar, Research Engineer presented a paper on Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) Policy Compounds India's Vulnerabilities: A Review.
Shri S.V. Ranganath (IAS Retd.), Board Member – CSTEP, delivered a talk at CSTEP on ‘Water and Future of Bengaluru’, as the first part of a series of lectures that he will be delivering on a range of governance-related issues, March 3, 2016.