Science & Technology & Renewable Energy
The Department of Science & Technology was established in UT Chandigarh in the year 1991-92. The main objective was to make use of the most of in-house Scientific and Technical Institutional Infrastructure in the Union Territory of Chandigarh and to prepare Science & Technology Plans relevant to the development of subjects. The work of Non Conventional Energy Sources was also entrusted to the Department. Department has constituted a registered society under it with the name Chandigarh Renewal Energy and Science & Technology Promotion Society (CREST) with a mandate to develop Chandigarh into a model solar city.