February 28, 2019 - Beirut, Lebanon
Our team of experts at ECOsys, an ITG company, designed, supplied and installed a 115.6 kWp Photovoltaic Power Plant at Mount Lebanon Hospital in Hazmieh, Lebanon, that operates in parallel with Electricité du Liban and diesel generators.
Mr. Elio Zahar, Consultant Engineer indicated that ‘Mount Lebanon Hospital’s target is to reduce energy consumption via double wall construction with isolation, high efficiency glazing system, HVAC system, lighting fixtures, in addition to renewable energy systems such as PV panels.’
The provided renewable energy solution from ECOsys will reduce the hospital’s dependency on typical energy sources and gas emissions all while saving energy cost in the long run.
‘We are glad to contribute from our end in the creation of a healthier environment and secure a better quality of life for future generations’ stated ECOsys team.
The main challenge of this project was to fit the maximum of PV panels over 4 rooftops (700 m2), to yield a total energy production of 160 MWh per year with CO2 savings of 104,000 Kg.
The system consists of 340 x 340W monocrystalline PV panels connected to 3 grid-inverters (1 x BP 50 and 2 x BP20) centralized in the electrical room and grouped together to a totalizing panel. The output AC power cable of the totalizing panel is connected to the main load bus bar of the hospital. Moreover, a monitoring system is installed to communicate with all inverters through network cables for a proper tracking of the energy produced.
About Mount Lebanon Hospital
Mount Lebanon Hospital, Gharios Medical Center - a JCI (The Joint Commission International) accredited institution - was founded in 1995 by Mikhael Gharios, with the ambitious venture to deliver excellence in the healthcare sector.
True to his vision today, Gharios family is currently expanding Mount Lebanon Hospital’s premises to serve the growing needs of the community and the region with advanced technology, better care and service excellence.
The investment, intended to reach a 440-bed capacity with 45 ICU beds, will finance the acquisition of the most innovative medical technology and equipment available.
For more info: www.mlh.com.lb
ECOsys, an ITG company, is a provider of world-class renewable energy & power solutions, for corporate, government institutions and homes. Our offering includes: Solar Photovoltaic solutions, Hybrid energy solutions, Wind solutions, and the related electronic components.
In addition, ECOsys offers Direct Current (DC) Telco power solutions as well as industrial batteries for reserve power.
For more info: www.ecosys.com.lb
Information Technology Group (ITG) is a Lebanese holding company. We combine an array of autonomous affiliates dedicated to providing a large portfolio of solutions and services in the MENA region, in the areas of hardware, system software, and application software, in addition to building automation and office solutions.
Strong with our proven track-record and solid partnerships with leaders in the ICT industry, we can offer the full spectrum of solutions to most businesses, ranging from office furniture to the full-fledged data center, in addition to Cloud-based services.
ITG derives additional strength and reach thanks to its affiliation with the HOLCOM group of companies which has a 50 year history in diligently serving clients in the EMEA region with its 5,700 professionals.
For more info: www.itgholding.com