- With the support of Centre, The ministry of new and renewable energy (MNRE) and the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) , Delhi government want to set up a 5MW solar plant.
- The Delhi government is expected to sign a power purchase agreement with SECI for developing this power station and running by the time of Indian-Africa summit which will held in October, where leaders from 50 countries will be attending from Africa continent.
- Center plans for at least a 1 MW unit to be ready at the time of the summit
- The defunct power station in the capital are getting converted as Solar Power Plants
Defunct power stations like Indraprastha power station, The Rajghat power station are getting converted as solar power stations.