|The Green Schools of India Award Chennai for the year 2014 was given to the N. S. N. Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Chitlapakkam, Chennai, during the 25th year silver jubilee celebrations of CPREEC held at Chennai on October 28, 2014. Shri. Hans Raj Verma, IAS, Department of Environment & Forests, Government of Tamil Nadu gave away the award in the presence of Dr. M.S. Swaminathan, Chairman, CPREEC, Shri. Jairam Ramesh, M.P., and Shri. Ashok Lavasa, IAS, Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Government of India.