The department of New & Renewable Energy Nagaland has been awarded first position in the category of General State for Solar Street Light and another first position in the category of Solar Power Plant among NE States and the third award was for second position in Solar Power Pack (NE). The award was given away by Rajiv Kapoor, IAS, Secretary Ministry of New & Renewable Energy New Delhi on behalf of Piyush Goyal, Minister of State’s Power, Coal, Mines and NRE on January 24 during the National Review Meeting of MNRE program at India Habitat Centre in New Delhi. The awards to the Department were received by Er. TS Angami, Director Dept of NRE.
Kohima District was also awarded first position in the category of Solar Power Plant among the NE States and also second position in the Category of Solar Street Light among the NE States. The district awards were received by Er Kavito Chishi, Addl Director NRE Department on behalf of Kohima District. This was stated in a press release issued by the Directorate of New & Renewable Energy Nagaland Kohima.