Aim to reduce power consumption of hospital by 30% through optimization in hospital operation by using ICT
New Delhi, March 30, 2017- Hitachi, Ltd. (“Hitachi” / TSE:6501) and Hitachi India Pvt. Ltd. today announced that they have been entrusted the implementation of “ICT-based Green Hospital Demonstration Project” at AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) New Delhi by New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO). The project demonstration duration is for three years from March 2017 to March 2020. This demonstration project follows a feasibility study* that Hitachi conducted at AIIMS New Delhi from April 2015 to February 2016 whose results were evaluated by NEDO.
Under the ambit of this demonstration project, Hitachi will build an ’ICT Platform’ infrastructure (ICT - Information and Communications Technology) for AIIMS New Delhi with the objective of reducing the hospitals’ power consumption by 30% (compared with fiscal year 2014, actual). This ICT Platform infrastructure will control and promote efficient energy consumption and clinical efficiency, thereby improving overall hospital operations.